Texas Gold after winning the Stayers’ Challenge over 771 metres at Canberra and winning the Lizrene & Dillon. Trained by Jason Mackay Regarded as one of the most exciting ‘come-from-behind’ long distance performers since Victorian champion Bold Trease, the black dog by (Flying Penske x Sheza Swifty) raced for less than 17 months and yet compiled one of the most consistent records of any greyhound of his type. 40 starts for 21 wins and 17 placings winning $221,285. He won the National Distance Championship, the Bold Trease which was fitting, the Lizrene Classic and John Dillon Memorial. He was runner-up in Sandown Cup, Sydney Cup, Albion Park Gold Cup and Association Cup. He made 10 Group race finals.