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Coolavanny Bert: operationPICTURE: STEVE NASH
**DON'T miss Tuesday's paper for the manifestos of John Simpson and Ricky Holloway, candidates for the chair of the Greyhound Trainers Association election - voting for this closes Friday week. Ballots must be received before then.
**THE racing career of Coolavanny Bert looks to be over after he sustained a broken hock when clear in heat three of the Williamhill.com Classic at Sunderland on Saturday.
John Gardner’s Derby third, a Category One winner having landed the Henlow Puppy Derby in February, was due to undergo an operation, but his owner-trainer is pessimistic about his racing future.“He’s happy in himself and has eaten up,” said Gardner, “but the vet at Sunderland seemed to think it was a complex injury. Obviously we’ll know more after he’s been x-rayed and operated on but I’m not expecting him to race again.
Full story in Monday's Racing Post
**Updated prices Dave Lawrance Golden Crest final (Poole Saturday) as follows from Jem Racing
Out In Chil 5/2
Proud Patsy 4
Boris Johner 7/4
Coolykereen Hi 12
Pams Tomjo 4
Riverside Jess 12