Saturday 9th June 2018
Stewards: D Hensler (Chairman), R Hamilton, A Napier, S Copelin
Deputy Stewards: P Carroll, K Hampson (Assistants to the Stewards)
Number of Races: 8
Number of Runners: 72
Stakes Paid: $151,500
Race 1: 0-64 1300m
GOLDEN BUCKLEBOO (J Todd) - Bumped and contacted with another runner through the middle stages.
KAPTAN APOLLO (B Davis) – Slow into stride. Lay outwards through the middle stages and as a result bumped and contacted with another runner. Following the unplaced performance a post race veterinary examination revealed the gelding to be lame in the near hind. Trainer G Clarke was advised that he must present a veterinary certificate of soundness for the gelding prior to racing again.
LINDWALL (C Spry) – Dwelt at the start.
TIPSY ON RED (W Davis) – Raced wide throughout.
Race 2: 0-58 1300m
Stewards interviewed trainer P Cole in relation to the riding instruction he intended to issue as his stable had multiple runners in this event.
HALOGEM (K Gladwin) – Lay inwards under pressure inside the final 100m.
MY SNIP (B Sweeney) – Raced keenly in the early and middle stages and lay outwards rounding the home turn. A post race veterinary examination revealed no abnormalities.
BO ZEPHYR (R Oakford) – Slow into stride.
FIVE FORCES (W Davis) – Raced wide throughout.
EVER THE DREAM (J Lyon) - Raced wide throughout.
MARY’S RED ROSE (R Vigar) – Slow into stride.
Race 3:0-58 1300m
OUR BARTY (W Davis) – Raced wide in running.
PLENARY (V Arnott) – Raced wide throughout.
OLIVARES (S Ridler) – Bounded at the start and lost ground.
DUTTON BAY (J Lyon) – Raced wide throughout.
Race 4: CL5 3YO 1300m
HEART OF EDEN (F Bergstrand) was unable to be loaded into the barriers and declared a late scratching at 3.18pm by order of the Stewards. All monies wagered on HEART OF EDEN were ordered to be refunded and the following deductions were applicable to all successful bets placed prior to 3.18pm:
CUNNING MOVES 2c win 2c place
WAS AGONA 3c place
BRUNSWICK STREET 2c place
Trainer T Halter was advised that the filly must barrier trial to the satisfaction of the Stewards prior to racing again.
BRUNSWICK STREET (P Shiers) – Returned from the race with blood in its mouth.
ICE HUNT (V Arnott) – Raced wide throughout.
WAS AGONA (P Denton) – Proved difficult to load and delayed the start. Trainer K Petrick was advised that a warning would be placed on the gelding in this regard.
TOORAK ROAD (R Vigar) – Commenced awkwardly and bumped.
DAYAN (M Tyndall) – Commenced awkwardly. Raced greenly in running and as a result lost ground near the 700.
Race 5: BM76 1100m
HEARTZ ABLAZE (B Davis) – Following the unplaced performance a post race veterinary examination revealed to mare to be suffering from cardiac arrhythmia. Trainer D Bates was advised that the mare must barrier trial to the satisfaction of the Stewards and be cleared in a post trial veterinary examination prior to racing again.
WOOGIE (K Gladwin) – Commenced awkwardly. Cast the front off side plate in running.
Race 6: 0-64 1100m
HOWDEE (R Vigar) – Raced wide from the 600m.
ALSOADAMAS (C Spry) – Lay outwards through the middle stages.
ALPHABETIC (K Cross) – Slow into stride.
BAJ (J Todd) – Commenced to resent the kickback after being crossed in the early stages and as a result raced ungenerously passing the 800m and was restrained across heels at the 450m.
MIGHTY TAX (K Gladwin) – Raced wide throughout.
Race 7: CL2 1000m
TREGORIK (F Bergstrand) – Carried inwards and bumped at the start. Crowded between runners at the 950m. A post race veterinary examination revealed the gelding to be lame in the off hind. Trainer B Richard was advised that he must present a veterinary clearance for the gelding prior to racing again.
COCCO LUCCIA (J Todd) – Commenced awkwardly. Cast the near fore plate in running.
MOODY MISS (B Huppatz) – Commenced awkwardly and bumped.
RIGHT HERE (R Vigar) – Lay outwards racing into the home turn.
SANDHILL EXCPRESS (S Ridler) – Raced wide throughout.
Race 8: BM76 1600m
ELECTRIC CRIMSON (P Shiers) – Raced wide throughout.
I AM THE FOX (J Lyon) – Steadied from heels racing into the first turn.
SENIOR COUNCIL (M Tyndall) – Crowded shortly after the start.
Swab samples were taken from all winners. Pre race samples were taken from LINDWALL, DESXIRI, WICKED RHYTHM, OMINOUS WARNING, PLENARY, BRUNSWICK STREET, GAMORA, BAJ, JOLLY BOY, RIGHT HERE, CRACKAJACK & I AM THE FOX
From DTC track (5/6/18) – Trainer J Bell was fined $200 for failing to wear an approved safety vest when mounted on a horse – AR87B(1)&C
Race 2 – Jockey B Sweeney was reprimanded for a whip breach – AR137A(5)(a)(ii)
Embargos & warnings
Race 1 – KAPTAN APOLLO - vet cert required (lame near hind)
Race 4 – HEART OF EDEN - barrier trial required (refused to load)
Race 4 – WAS AGONA - warning for being difficult to load
Race 5 – HEARTZ ABLAZE - cardiac arrhythmia (barrier trial & vet clearance)
Race 7 – TREGORIK – vet cert required (lame off hind)
Chairman of Stewards