Alice Springs Turf Club Inc: 27/11/2021
Weather: Fine Track: Good Rail: True
Stewards: D Westover (Chairman), D Hensler, W Preston
Assistants to the Stewards: C Preston-Walsh
Clerk of the Scales: A Korman
Judge/Asst Judge: C Flattum/G Owen
Number of runners: 25
Stakes paid: $ 67,500
Race 1 Ladbrokes BET Ticker Handicap 1200 metres
Stewards interviewed trainer G Conner in regards to the riding instructions he intended to issue bearing in mind he had multiple runners in this event.
SPECIAL UNION (L Crow) – Commenced awkwardly.
INTERCONTINENTAL (J Philpot) – Fractious in the barriers and commenced awkwardly.
DIVISIONAL (S Wiseman) – Steadied of heels at the 150m when restricted for room.
BEAU DAN (P Denton) – Cast its near side hind plate in running.
THRONES (I Luximon) – Inclined to lay inwards under pressure from the 200m.
1ST BEAU DAN 2ND INTERCONTINTAL 3RD CLEESE
Race 2: ANT Construction and Development Handicap 1100 metres
ARRIBA (W Kerford) – Bumped with another runner on jumping.
VALENCIANO (S Tsaikos) – Bumped with another runner on jumping and raced wide throughout.
SNOW CREEK (L Crow) – Commenced awkwardly losing some ground.
MADAME DUPORTH (P Denton) – Knuckled on jumping and raced wide throughout.
1ST VALENCIANO 2ND COLHOUN 3RD SNOW CREEK
Race 3: Gillen Club Handicap 1000 metres
MAUDY (P Denton) – Raced wide throughout.
ME CABO (J Philpot) – Failed to muster early speed despite the urgings of its rider.
1ST MAUDY 2ND ME CABO 3RD SIX SHILLINGS
Race 4: Clontarf Foundation Handicap 1400 metres
ALLSPICE (I Luximon) – Raced wide throughout.
FAOLAN (S Tsaikos) – Little slow into stride.
CHOPSTICKS (P Denton) – Inclined to over-race in the early and middle stages.
1ST FAOLAN 2ND CHOPSTICKS 3RD MILES PROWER
Post-race samples were taken from all winners.
Pre-race samples taken from: SHUDAPUTARINGONIT, INTERCONTINENTAL, RADIO ROOM, SNITZAGIRL
Suspensions – Nil
Reprimands - Nil
Embargo – Nil
Race 2 I Luximon $200 whip breach AR132(7)(a)(i)
Alice Springs Chief Steward