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Romford Greyhounds

PUBLISHED: 16:35 08 November 2012

More action at Romford Stadium (Steve Nash)

More action at Romford Stadium (Steve Nash)

Steve Nash

Friday night tips

Romford will be in two places at once tomorrow night!

As ever, the usual Friday night fare is fantastic at London Road, but a team of greyhounds will also be travelling up the M11 towards Peterborough where their first clash in the 2012 BAGS Track Championship takes place.

Romford, finalists in the £160,000 event last year, take on Peterborough and Yarmouth as part of a three-way round-robin with the track top-of-the-table after three nights of racing over the coming weeks heading to the Grand Final at Perry Barr, Birmingham, on December 23.

As for the home track action, there is a clash of the titans at the Coral Stadium, Romford, with the UK’s two most prolific open-race winners - Ayamzaman and Fernhill Jess - crossing swords in the final of the Coral On TV Standard Trophy over 400m.

A fast start for either seals it, but Ayamzaman’s draw inside his chief rival swings it.

Other bets on the card that catch the eye are unlucky-last-time Blackstone Bob (7.30pm); speedy Russian Girl (7.46pm); Romford Puppy Cup winner Glanmire Lad (8.50pm); improving Bubbly Rossie (9.06pm) and impressive-last-week pair of Star One Day (9.40pm) and Bridge Jane (10.40pm).


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