Greyhound of the Month - March 2018

Greyhound of the month for March was the Tony Rasmussen trained Honcho Monelli who stamped himself as the best sprinter in the State with 4 wins from 5 starts.

The son of Mogambo and Jackie Bale started the month of with a 5th in a heat of the Horsham Cup before heading back to SA. He then went undefeated at headquarters running sensational times. He won a Grade 5 in 29.60 by 11 lengths, with a run home of 12.43 which only a handful of greyhounds have achieved over the last 20 years. He then won his next three in open company running 29.42, 29.71 and 29.49 with an average winning margin of almost 5 lengths.
At the end of the month Honcho Monelli’s record stood at 77 starts with 19 wins and 33 placings and earnings just over $103,000.