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penny

n. a police officer. (A play on copper. See the note at copper.) The penny over on the corner told the boys to get moving.
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Deanridge Pennys was not originally an intended runner in the Tote Gold Cup but Eugene Price said that he galloped well enough on Tuesday to let him take his chance.
Eugene Price has handled such greyhounds as English Derby winner Allen Gift and such brilliant performers as Ayr Flyer, Ningbo Jack, Colorado Holly, Deanridge Viking and a host of other flyers with the Pennys prefix.
Jackal Frampton was first to hit the ground from the outside, with Deanridge Pennys quite well away before moving up fast to alleviate fears of being crowded on the run-up.
The race was as good as over before the opening bend as Deanridge Pennys showed ahead before he bumped with Jackal Frampton.
Deanridge Pennys produced his anticipated late run but Sidarian Blaze still had five lengths in hand at the line sensational 28.
Draw for Saturday's Joe Dunne Memorial Puppy Stake final: 1 Millies Tavern, 2 Deanridge Pennys, 3 Coppeen Maeve, 4 Sidarian Blaze, 5 Jaytee Seville, 6 Jackal Frampton (w).
Essex Vase Coral: 10-3 Smiler Jack, 11-2 Blonde Fletch, Westmead Maldini, 8 Mark My Words, 10 Ding Hero, 14 Lenson Ginger, Brave The Times, 16 Pennys Midas, Planning, Bridge Bandit, Droopys English, 20 Slippery Patch, Bubbly Ebony, 25 Rockburst Lenny, 33 Droopys Franklin, Mountjoy Orion, Diesel Malc, Bubbly Jaytee, Bubbly Rossie, Rockview Sail, Adageo Brae, Romeo Patriot, 40 Darian Chief, Carden Twilight, 50 bar.
Earlier, Pennys Midas, a Yarmouth East Anglian Derby finalist just four runs back, looks a class above the opposition in the Maiden Stayers at 8.
43sec, while Millwards Matt had been forced to work a little harder in the third before ultimately shading Pennys Midas by a neck in 27.
However, it is hard to fathom the massive quotes this morning about the chances of Pennys Pong winning, so Ray Pleasants's bitch has to be worth a small interest.
57): T1 You Mind Me 9-4, T2 Ard Vark 20-1, T3 Lenson Peter 2-1, T4 Pennys Midas 10-1, T5 Darian Creek 20-1, T6 Millwards Matt 13-8.
BE REAL was beaten by Pennys Midas in the fastest of Saturday's heats, but David Mullins's charge can reverse the form to land the pounds 1,200 final of the Carling East Anglian Challenge over 462m at Yarmouth tonight (9.
However, it may well be win or bust for Isheforreal and a better forecast link could be Pennys Midas, who will be staying on at the finish even if he is liable to have to pass a number of rivals.
Frisby Barney's kennelmate Isheforrealqualifiedinthirdgiving David Pruhs two in the final, matching the achievement of YarmouthhandlerRayPleasants, who landed a one-three in the openingsemiashis Pennys Pong heldoffthe Francis Lenton-trained Bakaribyashort-headin25.
Top local handler David Pruhs sent out first and third in the opening quarter-final courtesy of Isheforreal, who made all to beat Pennys Pong by almost three lengths in 25.