Sunday 11th March 2018

Track: Soft
Penetrometer: N/A
Weather: Fine
Rail: True
Stewards: D Westover (Chairman), D Hensler, M Hurley, B Lysaght
Deputy Stewards: N Westover, M Smith
Number of Races: 5
Number of Runners: 39
Stakes Paid: $ 84,000

General: Today’s race meeting is the postponed meeting from Saturday 10th March due to inclement weather resulting in unsafe track conditions.

Race 1  Hello World Handicap  1200 metres

SACAMBAYA (J Lyon) – Inclined to lay outwards throughout the event.

ASH GREY (C Spry) – Raced wide throughout. Rider reported that the gelding did not travel well throughout the event. A subsequent veterinary examination failed to reveal any apparent abnormalities.

Race 2: Peter Kittle Motor Company Handicap  1100 metres

ANOTHER MAN’S LOSS (L Crow) – Commenced awkwardly and steadied off another runners heels at the 650m.

MITIGATE (J Todd) – Inconvenienced for clear running at the 150m.

REASSIGNMENT (P Denton) – Underwent a veterinary examination behind the barriers after being kicked by another runner and subsequently passed fit to start. Commenced awkwardly bumping with another runner.

KILLA MOOVZ (J Lyon) – Bumped with another runner on jumping.

DESTINY OF STEEL (R Hancock) - Underwent a veterinary examination behind the barriers after hitting the outside running rail when entering onto the track and subsequently passed fit to start. Commenced awkwardly and raced wide throughout.

 Race 3: Ladbrokes Handicap  1000 metres

MOOT (R Vigar) – Raced wide throughout.

GALLANT EXPRESS (J Lyon) – Slow into stride bumping with another runner. A post-race veterinary examination revealed the gelding to be sore in the near side front heel. Trainer advised that prior to again starting in a race, he must produce a veterinary certificate of soundness satisfactory to the Stewards.

HOT DEMAND (F Bergstrand) – Scrambled out of the barriers losing some ground.

EIGHTEEN BOMBERS (P Denton) – Bumped with another runner on jumping.

Race 4:  Yeperenye Maiden Plate 1400 metres

BARKLEY (F Bergstrand) – Raced wide with no cover throughout the event.

TATLER (R Vigar) – Fractious in the barriers. Bumped with another runner on jumping.

MRS YARGI (K Cross) – Bumped with another runner on jumping.

TOUCH OF FLO (P Denton) – Steadied off heels about the 1000m when over-racing.

RAZOR SKIRT (R Hancock) – Bumped with another runner on jumping and raced wide throughout.

Race 5: UBet Handicap  1400 metres

PERESSINI (R Vigar) – Fractious in the barriers and slow away.

HILLBILLY RICH (F Bergstrand) – Raced wide throughout with no cover.

DOON BUGGY (L Crow) – Obliged to race wide in the early stages of the event.

MCKENNA (J Lyon) – Inclined to over-race in the early stages of the event and steadied off heels at the 800m.

HUSSOR (R Hancock) – Slow away.

Post-race samples were taken from all winners.

Pre-race sample taken from : SACAMBAYA, TOUCH OF FLO, OVERRIDE, KILLA MOOVZ, ROYCEY, SNOWTROOPER, TRUFFLE HUNTER.

Suspensions  

Nil

Warnings

Nil

Embargo

Race 3 – GALLENT EXPRESS Vet Clearance Required

Reprimands

Nil

Fines

Race 3 Apprentice L Crow $200 AR137A(4)(c) using her whip when her mount was out of contention.

D Westover


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