Saturday, 10th June 2017

Track: Good
Penetrometer: N/A
Weather: Fine
Rail: True Position
Stewards: D Hensler (Chairman), R Hamilton, L Jackson
Deputy Stewards: S Copelin, T Schroter (Assistant to the Stewards), L Ross (Clerk of Scales)
Number of Races: 6
Number of Runners: 47
Stakes Paid: $112,500

Race 1: 0-64 HCP 1300M

CASH LEAKAGE (S Ridler) – Steadied passing the 700m.

AUTMED (V Arnott) – Rider reported that her mount commenced to resent the kickback passing the 900m and yielded ground from thereon. A post race veterinary examination revealed no abnormalities.

ANOTHER MAN'S GAIN (C Spry) – Bounded at the start.

GIRL HAPPY (R Vigar) – Raced without cover in running.

BACHELOR PAD(NZ) (K Cross) – Raced wide throughout.

Race 2 - TROBIS 3-Y-O CLASS 5 HCP 1200M

Correct weight was delayed to allow jockey J Todd to view the patrol films of the home straight to ascertain whether he had grounds for an objection. No further action was necessary.

CHA CHANG (B Davis) – Lay outwards in running and consequently raced wide throughout. Trainer G Clarke advised that he would race the gelding in a Norton bit in an attempt to rectify its racing manner.

HALOGEM (J Todd) – Slow into stride. Held up and impeded from heels rounding the home turn.

HARLEQUIN BELLS (W Davis) – Shifted considerable ground outwards when ridden along in the straight. Rider was admonished for not making sufficient effort to straighten his mount.

LATEST BENTLEY (R Booth) – A post race veterinary examination revealed the gelding to be lame in the near fore suspensory. Trainer N Dyer was advised that he must present a vet clearance for the gelding prior to trialling or racing again.

Race 3 - BM76 HCP 1100M

ACTION AGAIN (R Booth) – Returned with a laceration to the near hind pastern.

BEDISGUISED (Z Gibbs) – Commenced awkwardly.

LADY PHROMILY (J Todd) – Bounded at the start.

LAGO GIRL (C Spry) – Commenced awkwardly.

KISS THE CONDOR (B Davis) – Lay outwards in running.

Race 4 – 0 - 58 HCP 1300M

MERVEILLE (R Oakford) – Carried outwards and impeded passing the 1200m.

OUR SWAGMAN (R Booth) – Commenced to resent the kickback through the middle stages and yielded ground from thereon. A post race veterinary examination revealed no abnormalities.

FIRST DRAFT (B Davis) – Slow into stride.

BENGALI (P Shiers) – Raced keenly in the early stages.

SHOGUN'S REIGN (C Spry) – Raced wide throughout.

WICKED PROMISE (Z Gibbs) – Steadied when racing keenly passing the 700m.  Raced wide on straightening.

MALIBU RAIN (S Ridler) – Returned with blood in its mouth. Raced wide from the 600m.

BELLA GIULIETTA (R Vigar) – Slow into stride. Cast the near fore plate in running.

Race 5 - BM54 HCP 1100M

KING KAZOU (R Oakford) – Crowded and tightened for room shortly after the start.

EVA'S DAY (V Arnott) – Veered outwards at the start.

SECOND BASE (K Cross) – Raced wide from the 700m.

SHUUMATSU (P Shiers) – Bounded at the start and crowded shortly after.

INTERWOVEN (C Spry) – Raced wide throughout.

Race 6 - CLASS 2 HCP 1000M

YULARA DRIVE (P Shiers) – Bumped at the start.

MARY'S RED ROSE (S Ridler) – Returned with blood in its mouth. Rider accidentally dropped his whip passing the 200m.

SASSY RHONDA (J Todd) – Bumped at the start and crowded shortly after.


Summary

Swab samples were taken from all winners. Pre race samples were taken from PUZZLED PRINCESS, SECOND BASE, MERVEILLE, ACTION AGAIN, HARLEQUIN BELLS & ANOTHER MAN’S GAIN.

Fines

Race 1: Trainer G Clarke fined $100 for presenting ONE FASTER without its approved gear - AR140A(2)

Race 2: Jockey J Todd fined $100 for a whip breach – AR137A(5)(a)(ii)

Reprimands/Warnings 

Nil

Suspensions

Nil

Embargoes

Race 2: LATEST BENTLEY – lame near fore suspensory (vet cert)

D Hensler

NT Chairman of Stewards

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