Alice Springs Turf Club Inc: 08/08/2020
Weather: Fine Track: Good Rail: True
Stewards: D Westover (Chairman), M Hurley, W Preston
Assistant to the Stewards: K Norvilas
Clerk of the Scales: J Foreani
Judge/Asst Judge: R Hamilton/S Earls
Number of runners: 42
Stakes paid: $ 115,000
Race 1 Congratulations Lisa Whittle Trainer of the year 1200m
TRYSTOFF (D Morgan) – Dipped on jumping.
ROUGHLY (C Hunter) – Commenced awkwardly bumping with another runner.
HEART OF RED (W Kerford) – Fractious in the barriers. Commenced to yield ground from the 700m finishing a distance last. A subsequent veterinary inspection of the gelding failed to reveal any apparent abnormalities. Trainer L Gillett was advised that prior to the gelding again starting in a race, it must barrier trial in a competitive manner.
REGAL CAPITAL (P Denton) – Commenced awkwardly bumping with another runner.
1ST TRYSTOFF 2ND BLAZING BULLET 3RD REGAL CAPITAL
Race 2: Happy 18th Birthday TJ Huish 1200m
TOFFIATO (D Morgan) – Bumped with another runner on jumping.
COLDROCK (W Davis) – Commenced awkwardly.
KING KAZOU (B Huppatz) – Slow into stride.
WINGARD (L Crow) – Bumped with another runner on jumping and raced wide throughout.
QUE PASA (A Lindsay) – Lay inwards under pressure over final 100m.
1ST NIC NAC 2ND ALVIN PURPLE 3RD TOFFIATO
Race 3: Red Centre Techonlogy Partners TROBIS (1) 1000m
ME CABO (R Vigar) – Stood flat-footed before commencing awkwardly losing some ground.
DONE RIGHT (D Morgan) – Bumped with another runner on jumping and commenced to race wide from the 700m.
MEDIATED – (P Denton) – Commenced awkwardly
LITTLE CHOO CHOO (A Lindsay) – Inclined to lay inwards under pressure over the concluding stages.
1ST AWESOME MO 2ND MEDIATED 3RD BRUTAL POWER
Race 4: Ladbrokes Odds Boost TROBIS (2) 1000m
NORIAYGA (B Huppatz) – Inclined to race a little erratic in the early stages.
BLAZING RANGE (L Crow) – Raced wide throughout.
CELTIC BELLE (P Denton) – Slow into stride.
FIONNLAGH (C Hunter) – Commenced awkwardly.
WEDGEBROOK (W Davis) – Inclined to lay inwards throughout the event.
1ST NORIAYGA 3RD FIONNLAGH 3RD CELTIC BELLE
Race 5: TDC Refrigeration 1400m
DELIGHTFUL SPIRIT (D Morgan) – Raced wide throughout.
OLIVARES (C Hunter) – Slow into stride.
1ST TEXAS MILLER 2ND VALENCIANO 3RD MODERNA’S ARROW
Race 6: Congratulations Terry Treichel Jockey of the year 1400m
REGAL EAGLE (L Crow) – Raced wide throughout.
1ST AMERICAN EAGLE 2ND TOMAHAWK LAD 3RD EXONERATE
Race 7: Gallagher Insurance 1400m
SENSATIONAL EFFORT (W Kerford) – Commenced a little awkwardly. Inclined to over-race into the first turn.
CHOPSTICKS (D Morgan) – Reared on jumping.
MILITARY FORCES (L Crow) – Raced up into tight running approaching the 600m and lost some ground when rider steadied.
1ST CHOPSTICKS 2ND SENSATIONAL EFFORT 3RD MILITARY FORCES
Post-race samples were taken from all winners.
Pre-race samples taken from: HEART OF RED, ALVIN PURPLE, BRUTAL POWER, CELTIC BELLE, MODERNA’S ARROW, AMERICAN STAR, SENSATIONAL EFFORT
Suspensions – Nil
Race 1 A Lindsay (whip breach) AR132(a)(7)(ii)
Race 6 W Davis (whip breach) AR132(a)(7)(ii)
Warnings - Nil
Race 1 HEART OF RED barrier trial
Race 2 D Morgan $100 failing to ride at his MRW (NT77(c)
Race 5 L Crow $300 (whip breach) AR132(a)(7)(ii)
Alice Springs Chief Steward