By Molly Haines
Trainer Darren Russell is hoping to take the TAB Topgun Stayers title back to Queensland for the second year running with his greyhound Bago Bye Bye.
Ray Burman’s Champagne Sally claimed the title last year.
Spending 4½ months on the sidelines may seem a less than-ideal lead-in, but it does not worry Russell, who insists his greyhound’s preparation for the $108,000 TAB Topgun Stayers (725m) — a race elevated to Group 1 status this year — is close to ideal.
Bago Bye Bye had a chip in his hock removed following a third placing to Tornado Tears in the Group 3 Super Stayers Read full article