Sunday, 2nd July 2017
Rail: True Position
Stewards: D Westover (Chairman), M Hurly, B Lysaght, B Watling
Deputy Stewards: N Westover, M Smith Clerk of the Scales: B Watling
Number of Races: 5
Number of Runners: 29
Stakes Paid: $83,000
Race 1 Ladbrokes Handicap 1200 metres
REMBRANDT was a late
scratching on veterinary advice at 2:05 after trainer Mr W Savage advised the
Stewards that the gelding had some swelling to its near-side hind. Trainer
Mr W Savage was advised that prior to that gelding again starting in a race, he
must produce a veterinary certificate of soundness satisfactory to the
As there was no book-maker on course, deductions were not applicable.
RHYTHM OF CUBA (B Huppatz) – Commenced a little awkwardly.
Race 2: Tax Time Handicap 1200 metres
HEART OF RED (W Kerford) – Commenced
a little awkwardly and inclined to race ungenerously in the early stages
getting its head up.
RANDI (R Vigar) – Inclined to lay inwards under pressure down the length of the straight.
Race 3: Firecracker Handicap 1100 metres
This event delayed several minutes due to the barriers malfunctioning.
LUNA METEOR (W Kerford) – Bumped with another runner on jumping.
MANHATTAN PRINCE (J Lyon) – Bumped with another runner on jumping and raced wide throughout the event.
Race 4: The Territorian Handicap 1400 metres
SCOOT (R Vigar) – Commenced slow into stride.
SWIVET (J Lyon) – Raced wide into the first turn.
Race 5: Camel Cup 15TH July Maiden Plate 1400 metres
LOSS (W Kerford) – Commenced awkwardly.
STRATEGIC MAN (J Lyon) – Knuckled on jumping unbalancing its rider who lost his off-side stirrup for a short distance.
Post-race samples were taken from all winners.Pre-race sample taken from BEL’S LAD, ANOTHER MAN’S LOSS, STRATEGIC MAN.
Race 1: REMBRANDT (Veterinary certificate of soundness required)
Race 2: Jockey B Huppatz whip breach (3 over prior to the 100m)
Race 3: Apprentice L Crow whip breach (using whip when clearly winning).