Friday 24th August 2018
Stewards: D Westover (Chairman), M Hurley. R Hamilton
Deputy Stewards: Assistants to the Stewards: N Westover, M Smith
Number of Races: 5
Number of Runners: 42
Stakes Paid: $92,500
Race 1 Cummins X15 Handicap 1200 metres
PRIMERIO ($6.80) was withdrawn at 2:20 pm on Veterinary advice after injuring its nose in a mishap on route to the race course.
Due to there being no local bookmakers in attendance no betting deductions were issued.
DANOXIE (J Todd) – Inconvenienced for clear running from the 200m to the 100m having to take hold of heels on several occasions.
DOOKKIE EXPRESS (W Cave) – Commenced awkwardly.RIGHT HERE (B Huppatz) – Commenced awkwardly and raced wide throughout
Race 2: ADEPT Technology Handicap 1200 metres
FINE TAYLOR (W Cave) – Slow into stride and taken outwards by another runner on jumping.
URBAN BOURBON (L Crow) – Raced keenly early having to steady off heels at the 900m.
OUR TROLLY DOLLY (B Huppatz) – Commenced awkwardly shifting outwards.
Race 3: Cummins X12 Handicap 1000 metres
ALKIRION (D Tourneur) – Bumped with another runner on jumping.
TAN TAT BLAZE (W Kerford) – Raced wide throughout.
PAUSINI (B Huppatz) – Commenced awkwardly.
WHITE LIONESS (W Cave) – Slow into stride bumping with another runner. Rider lost off side stirrup after bumping with runner placing him at a disadvantage in the early stages of the event.
Race 4: 1300 Cummins Handicap 1600 metres
CATCHTHERAINBOW (R Vigar) – Steadied off heels into the first turn.
EXONERATE (K Gladwin) – Inclined to lay inwards under pressure down the length of the straight.
BARKLEY (J Todd) – Commenced a little awkwardly. Inclined to lay inwards under pressure down the length of the straight.
OLIVARES (P Denton) – Commenced awkwardly losing some ground.
Race 5: Cummins Cup 1400 metres
LE COMMANDANT (S Tsaikos) – Bumped with another runner on jumping.
HILLBILLY RICH (D Tourneur) – Commenced to race wide from the 750m.
BEDISGUISED (K Gladwin) – Bumped with another runner on jumping.
DOON BUGGY (R Vigar) – Commenced awkwardly getting its head up. Raced wide throughout.
KILLA MOOVZ (B Huppatz) – Slow into stride.
Post-race samples were taken from all winners.
Pre-race samples taken from : SNOWTROOPER
Trainer M Nyhan $200 Failing to declare a trainer in care for his runners at today’s meeting NT76(b).