Greenwell Ovett who was an impressive debut winner for John Flaherty in the first round of the Northern Puppy Derby and generally a joint 7/2 – 5/1 favourite for the event alongside Droopys Eunice has been withdrawn from his intended semi final engagement ‘off colour’.  The official time of withdrawal is 0915am Tuesday 6th February and trap 2 in the second semi final of the competition will now be vacant.


*Further to the withdrawal of Greenwell Ovett,  Velvet Hurricane has been withdrawn from The Third Semi Final (race 6, 20:09) of The Northern Puppy Derby – lame at 10:41am this morning.