Jean Jeannie Wins Brian Johnstone Memorial Final

Thursday night at Angle Park Jean Jeannie claimed an impressive victory in the Group 3 Brian Johnstone Memorial Final (515m).

The clear favourite at $1.65, Jean Jeannie lead from go to whoa, proving much too good for its rivals with Satanic Cash ($6.50) a distant second seven-and-a-half lengths back and Springvale Coops ($7.50) a further length behind in third.

The winner had a sensational start from box two clocking off a sharp 4.53 first sectional and an overall time of 29.72 to beat their previous best by 0.10s. Jean Jeanie has now won their past six races in succession.

Fairy Bower, the other fancied runner in the ante-post markets at $4.60 failed to take advantage of the inside draw and could only manage to finish fifth.

2009 Brian Johnstone Memorial Final Result:

Placing

Greyhound

Margin (From Winner)

1
JEAN JEANNIE
2
SATANIC CASH
7.50
3
SPRINGVALE COOPS
8.50
4
SATANIC FORCE
9.25
5
FAIRY BOWER
9.75
6
DAKOTA DRIVE
10.25
7
COOL IN BLUE
10.75
8
VAIN DAKOTA
13.75