Alice Springs Turf Club Inc: 28/12/2020
Weather: Fine Track: Good Rail: True
Stewards: D Westover (Chairman), M Hurley
Swabbing attendant: K Norvilas
Clerk of the Scales: G Owen
Judge/Asst Judge: C Flattum
Number of runners: 38
Stakes paid: $106,500
Race 1 Happy New Year Handicap 1200m
TREDICI (W Davis) – Knuckled on jumping.
CELTIC SAINT (D Tootell) – Lay in under pressure over the concluding stages.
DIVISIONAL (L Crow) – On returning to the mounting yard, was found to have bled from both nostrils. Trainer T Huish was advised of his obligations under AR79(4)(a)(b).
REYNARD (A Lindsay) – Slow into stride and raced wide throughout.
1ST ME CABO 2ND CELTIC SAINT 3RD TREDICI
Race 2: Ladbrokes Back Yourself Handicap 1200m
TIGER TRAP (R Vigar) – Shifted outwards off heels at the 100m to obtain clear running.
NIC NAC (A Lindsay) – Commenced awkwardly.
ICON (D Tootell) – Raced wide throughout.
SILENT ICE (L Crow) – Slow into stride.
TOFFIATO (D Morgan) – Slow into stride. Inclined to lay in under pressure from the top of the straight.
MOMENTUM AMETHYST (W Davis) – Commenced awkwardly getting its head up.
1ST NIC NAC 2ND TOFFIATO 3RD LORD SMEDLEY
Race 3: Avcomm.com.au Handicap 1100m
COLDROCK (D Morgan) – Bumped with another runner on jumping.
SAMIYOMAR (W Kerford) – Bumped with another runner on jumping.
AT YOUR PERIL (W Davis) – Slow into stride.
ZELRING – (D Tootell) – Lay outwards rounding the home turn.
MANHATTAN SPIRIT – (L Crow) – Crowded for room on jumping.
1ST ZELRING 2ND COLDROCK 3RD HEART OF RED
Race 4: Peter Kittle Motor Company Handicap 1100m
JONNY AKHATON (L Crow) – Inclined to lay outwards into the 600m turn.
DESERT LASS (D Tootell) – Commenced awkwardly losing some ground.
MILITARY FORCES (W kerford) – Crowded for room shortly after jumping clipping a runners heels and knuckling. Raced wide throughout.
WIN GOLD (D Morgan) – Commenced awkwardly bumping with another runner.
PARTY SET (A Lindsay) – On arriving at the barriers, underwent a veterinary examination after the mare took charge of its rider on route to the barriers and was subsequently cleared to start. Commenced awkwardly bumping with another runner.
1ST RAWTEKK 2ND DESERT LASS 3RD JONNY AKHATON
Race 5: Perks Handicap 1400m
ALLSPICE (L Crow) – Raced wide throughout.
DUKE OF HEARTS (R Vigar) – Bumped with another runner shortly after jumping.
SAFETY DANCE (A Lindsay) – Bumped with another runner shortly after jumping.
SOUTHERN BOLT (D Tootell) – Slow into stride.
1ST DUKE OF HEARTS 2ND WAYANKA 3RD SOUTHERN BOLT
Race 6: Racing Returns 17 January 2021 Handicap 1600m
AMERICAN STAR (W Kerford) – Bumped with another runner on jumping.
IKOW WHERE YOULIV (W Davis) - Bumped with another runner on jumping.
DOON BUGGY (L Crow) - Bumped with another runner on jumping and raced wide entering the straight.
LADY SATAB (A Lindsay) - Bumped with another runner on jumping.
BORLUNG – (D Morgan) - Bumped with another runner on jumping.
1ST DOON BUGGY 3RD BORLUNG 3RD LADY SATAB
Post-race samples were taken from all winners.
Pre-race samples was taken from: CELTIC SAINT, MOMENTUM AMETHYST, ZELRING, RAWTEKK, ALLSPICE, BORLUNG
Suspensions - Nil
Race 2 L Crow whip breach
Race 5 L Crow whip breach
Warnings – Nil
Race 1 DIVISIONAL 2 nostril bleeder 3 months AR79(4)(a)(b)
Fines - Nil
Alice Springs Chief Steward