Gill grabs Gawler Cup gold

Lewiston greyhound trainer, Ken Gill, won the Gawler Gold Cup last month with his dog Windmill Haze beating high-earning favourite, Worm Burner, who didn’t place.

The cup win on Sunday, November 5 was one of three wins for the Gill kennel and took Windmill Haze’s winnings to $52,000 at time of print.

Ken’s other dogs, Stitch ‘em Up, won the Gawler Cup Consolation Race, while Ruff State, won his 33rd graded race that day also.

Taking home the cup was a quiet surprise for Ken, who says two-and-a-half-year-old “Raven” as he’s known around the kennel, was only fourth favourite going into the event.

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