Thorn Falcon, bred by Joe Devlin, Wexford town, won the Star Sports English Greyhound Derby on Saturday night at Towcester.
The competition carried a winners prize of £175,000
The February 2019 whelp began his career in Enniscorthy last March, on that occasion he raced under the name of Ordinary Joesoap, he impressed, winning on his debut in 28.96, changed hands, and joined Patrick Janssens in the UK.
The Belgian native also trained the runner-up, Kilara Lion.
Thorn Falcon was the best-backed greyhound in the final, available at 6’s in the morning, he was returned 7/2