Sunday 19th March

Track: Good
Penetrometer: n/a
Weather: Fine
Rail: True
Stewards: D Westover (Chairman), M Hurley, B Lysaght, B Watling
Deputy Stewards: Officials: N Westover Clerk of the Scales: A Korman Judge/Asst Judge: C Flattum, Z Butcher
Number of Races: 6
Number of Runners: 36
Stakes Paid: $86,500

Race 1 Labrokes Handicap 1000 metres

RAZOR RACING (M Hart) – Slow into stride

SPIRIT OF ALICE (F Bergstrand) – Bumped with runner on jumping.

THAT’S JUSTIFIED (C Spry) – Bumped with runner on jumping

Race 2: Welcome Baby Moody Handicap 1200 metres

This race was delayed several minutes whilst ambulance officers attended to a stable employee who had been kicked by a horse.

ASH GREY (C Spry) – Held up for clear running about the 250m.

HENRY LAD (S Altieri) – Inclined to lay outwards throughout the event.

MALIBU RAIN (L Crow) – Commenced awkwardly.

Race 3: Guinness Handicap 1200 metres

TEQUILA RED (C Spry) – Slow into stride.

Race 4: Leaf Clover Handicap 1200 metres

Prior to this race, Stewards interviewed trainer L Lefoe in regards to the riding instructions she intended to give each rider bearing in mind she had 3 runners.

JAVA (K Brooks) – Mistrode about the 650m clipping the heels of another runner and dipping.

REMBRANDT (B Huppatz) – Underwent a veterinary examination on arriving at the barriers and passed fit to start. Bumped with runner on jumping.

LADY PHROMILY (P Denton) – Slow into stride losing ground.

PERFECT PAUSE (L Crow) – Bumped with runner on jumping.

Race 5: Jamesons Run Handicap 1100 metres

FULL MARKS (F Bergstrand) – Commenced awkwardly racing wide throughout and shifting out wider under pressure down the length of the straight.

MASKA (B Huppatz) – Slow into stride.


Race 6: St Patrick’s Cup 1600 metres

PERESSINI (P Denton) – Commenced awkwardly bumping with another runner.

SENIOR COUNCIL (R Vigar) – Slow into stride and bumped with runner.

BEDISGUISED (M Hart) – Stood a little flat-footed when gates opened and lost some ground.

GRAB FOR POWER (S Altieri) – Steadied off heels into the first turn.

LA LA ROCK (B Huppatz) – Over-raced into the first turn having to steady off heels. Was found to have bled from off-side nostril. Trainer advised of his obligations under AR53A(7).

Post-race samples were taken from all winners.

Pre-race sample taken from ASH GREY, TEQUILA RED, JAVA, EMPTYYAPOCKETS, SENIOR COUNCIL, STRATIGRAPHY

Suspensions

Nil

Embargos

Race 6 LA LA ROCK

Reprimands

Nil

Fines

Race 6 F Bergstrand $200 whip breach.


D Westover

Stewards Reports

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