Darwin Turf Club: 25/04/2019
Weather: Fine Track: Good Rail: True Position
Stewards: D Hensler (Chairman), S Copelin, P Carrol (Clerk of Scales), K Hampson (Assistant to the Stewards), R Hamilton (Assistant Judge)
Stable Compliance: R Hamilton, D Hensler
Veterinary: Howard Springs Veterinary Clinic
Number of Races: 5
Number of Runners: 32
Stakes Paid: $103,500
Race 1: Class 2 (Div1) 1300m
DIVISIONAL (B Davis) – Bounded at the start and lost ground.
FRANULA (J Philpot) – Raced wide throughout.
1ST LIVADAS 2ND FRANULA 3RD DIVISIONAL
Race 2: Class2 (Div2)1300m
BAGGINS (S Wiseman) – Bumped shortly after the start.
VIDARR (J Philpot) – Slow into stride and bumped shortly after the start. Raced wide from the 700m.
ZIGZAGZOU (B Davis) – Commenced awkwardly.
1ST CHOICE APPROACH 2ND COMPERE 3RD ZIGZAGZOU
Race 3: 0-70 1300m
Stewards interviewed trainer G Clarke in relation to the riding instructions he intended to issue bearing in mind his stable had multiple runners in this event.
MAKIN THE GRADE (K Gladwin) – Lay outwards into the first turn and as a result had to be steadied from heels at the 700m. Bumped with another runner passing the 500m.
METALLIC CROWN (M Hart) – Bumped with another runner at the 500m.
HAMMERED ART (C Spry) – Slow into stride. Raced wide on straightening.
1ST KAPTAN APOLLO 2ND HAMMERED ART 3RD MAKIN’ THE GRADE
Race 4: 0-64 1200m
MEAZZA (B Davis) – Raced wide throughout.
DANCERS KIN (J Philpot) – Rider fumbled and accidentally dropped her whip passing the 200m.
TACITURN (K Gladwin) – Commenced awkwardly.
BON AIRE (M Hart) – Slow into stride.
1ST MEAZZA 2ND LOOKING FOR YOU 3RD DANCER’S KIN
Race 5: 0-58 1100m
CAITLINS ANGEL (J Todd) – Raced wide throughout.
1ST ANSINNA 2ND DAISLEY 3RD WAWRINKA
Swab samples were taken from all winners. Pre-race samples were taken from FRANULA, CHOICE APPROACH, ZIGZAGZOU, MEAZZA, DANCER’S KIN & VAZETTA
Reprimands & Cautions
Embargos & Warnings
TRNT Chairman of Stewards