Greyhound of the Month October 2021

Greyhound of the Month for October was Victa Grosso for trainer Tony Rasmussen who had a wonderful month of racing which included the heat and final of the Group 3 Gawler Gold Cup in late November.

The son of Fernando Bale and Victa Victoria had four starts for the month with three wins and one second stamping himself as one of the best chasers in the State. He started the month of with a slick 30.66 win in Grade 6 company at Gawler highlighting his liking for the Northern venue. He then beat a quality line up in a heat of the Group 3 Gawler Cup before coming out in a hot final and running a slashing race, where he came from midfield midrace before he rocketed to lead in the final straight for a brilliant win. He closed the month with a strong second in the Gawler Anniversary Cup losing no admirers coming from last in the early stages.

At the end of the month Victa Grosso’s record stood at 30 starts for 10 wins and 15 placings and earnings just under $60,000.