BENDIGO: What the stewards said
Race 1: FORAOISE Larry Childs 04-JUN-17 BRAT third placegetter; prior to correct weight rider Arron Lynch viewed the patrol film before deciding not to lodge an objection and Stewards were also satisfied there insufficient grounds for an objection. It was established that whilst laying in, had to be eased near the 100m when momentarily disappointed for a run between Pufnstuf which shifted out and Marketplacer (NZ) which shifted in at that point. JIMMIE JIM Charles Quick 26-FEB-17 BRAT Raced wide without cover 13-FEB-17 WERR Slow to begin. MAJOR SHANAHAN Amy McDonald 08-JUN17 PAKS Steadied passing the 600 metres when held up for clear running for several strides 25-MAY-17 MOE Raced wide without cover throughout. MUTINEER Ciaron Maher 26-MAY-17 GEEL COT settled at the rear. MYSTERIOUS ISLAND (NZ) Brian McGrath 04JUN-17 BRAT slow to begin. Raced wide without cover. NEW INDIAN RUPEE Nathan Hobson 10-JUN-17 SW H Hung out under pressure in the home straight. STAT MAN George Osborne 04JUN-17 BRAT between the 500m and the 400m was held up behind New Indian Rupee. Passing 100m had to be steadied to avoid the heels of Foraoise, which shifted in. STEEL CAPS Rod Symons 04-JUN-17 BRAT underwent a veterinary examination and was passed suitable to race which delayed the start of the race further. 22-MAY17 MILD After passing the winning post on the first occasion was eased to avoid heels. Near 600m hampered and had to be steadied to avoid heels. CHAMPAGNE NIGHTS Simon Morrish 26MAY-17 GEEL COT to be more forward settled behind the leader and over raced early. CHOIX BELLE Daniel Bowman 11-JUN-17 HTON Shifted out on jumping away and bumped another runner. L’AMOUR DE MA VIE Darren Weir 31-MAY-17 PAKM Raced wide without cover in the early stages before settling outside the leader near
1400 metres. SIRIUS WITNESS Archie Alexander 08-JUN-17 PAKS C/O/T-attempt to be ridden more forward. Began awkwardly and bumped. Settled handy.
Race 2: BOOZE FREE Michael Ryan 22-JAN-17 SALE Jumped away awkwardly and lost ground (3L). EASTERN PEGASUS George Osborne 20-MAR-17 KYNE Began awkwardly over raced early 03-MAR-17 SW H Raced wide throughout. GOONZALES Dan O’Sullivan 22-JAN17 GR W Hung throughout. LECHTER Brydon Mills 03JUN-17 BDGO Bounded on jumping and lost ground. 11MAY-17 SW H Raced wide throughout. JOYANO David & B Hayes & T Dabernig 30NOV-16 BKVA Jumped away awkwardly, shifted out and bumped another runner. A post-race Veterinary examination revealed the mare to be lame in near foreleg. Trainer’s representative was advised that a Veterinary Certificate of Fitness would be required prior to accepting for a future race or trial. 28-APR-16 KILM Raced wide without cover majority of event. Vet - Lame off foreleg. UNDERGONE A CARPEL ARTHROSCOPY SINCE LAST START. LATIN BANQUET Marcus Fahler 25MAY-17 MOE Approaching the 100 metres rider dropped his whip. WALDENBERG David Bourne 18-MAY-16 BRAT approching 800 had to be steadied off heels.
Race 3: KEDLESTON Tony Vasil 01-FEB-17 SANL rider was of the opinion his mount would be better ridden with cover and may have come to the end of its preparation. Vet no abs. trainer has advised that the colt has pulled up a little flat and will be sent for 6-8 week spell. 07-JAN-17 CAUL laid in under pressure in the straight. CARUSMATIC Shane Nichols 03-JUN-17 M V Jumped away awkwardly. TAKEMEHOMEMISTER Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes 02JUN-17 GEES Commenced awkwardly and lost ground. Performed below market expectations. Rider J. Winks reported in his opinion the gelding had every opportunity in the straight. A post race veterinary examination revealed some post race coughing. A post race swab sample was also taken for analysis.
Race 4: BLUE VIPER Daniel Bowman 07-JUN17 SANL Slow to begin. Hung in quite badly in the home straight & a warning was placed on the geldings record. 21-MAY-17 CAST Dipped shortly after start. Laid in under pressure in home straight. OUR MALLEE HOFF Austy Coffey 03-JUN17 BDGO Lay in under pressure in the home straight and near 200m when laying in had to be corrected shifted outwards off heels. DRY BISCUIT Michael Ryan 07-JUN-17 SANL Slow to begin. Crowded for room near the 1200m & then got unbalanced between two runners. 28-APR-17 CRAN Slow to begin. ERAMOSA (NZ) Lee & Shannon Hope 06-JUN17 WANG Over raced in the middle stages and had to be checked to avoid heels. 18-MAY-17 KILM Hung out rounding the home turn and in early part of the straight. PRECIOUS JOURNEY Paul Preusker 06-MAY17 HSHM Held up behind a tiring runner approaching the home turn. RACING WRITER Shane Fliedner 03-JUN-17 BDGO Performed below market expectations. Rider reported the gelding raced wide throughout and felt this was detrimental to its chances. Post race Vet exam revealed no abnormalities. 22-MAY-17 MILD Rider explained that after beginning well from an inside barrier the gelding raced in a more forward position than at its most recent starts. Held up for a clear run from near the 400m until approaching
300m. THE BIG OH Phil Sweeney 11-JUN-17 SW H Commenced awkwardly. Held up from the 500m til the 200m. WAY TOO EASY Wayne Nichols 08-MAY-17 WANG Marginally slow to begin then had to be steadied when tightened for room and lost ground. ORANGE RIVER Patrick Payne 06-JUN-17 WANG Held up approaching the rounding the home turn (350m). 28-APR-17 BLLA R - not suited to today’s heavy track conditions and step up in distance. Vet - slower than normal recovery.
Race 5: GIDDYUP David & B Hayes & T Dabernig 02JUN-17 GEES Post-race endoscopy of Giddyup detected a degree mucus / mucopus that may have affected the horse’s racing performance’. Trainers Hayes & Dabernig were advised that a veterinary certificate of clearance will be required prior to the mare racing again. CHECK OUR ENEMY Austy Coffey 10-JUN-17 SW H Raced wide without cover. GIGI GIRL Jamie Edwards 28MAR-17 GEEL Raced wide without cover. SMOKIN’ BELLA Ciaron Maher 24-MAY-17 BRAT Held up passing the 200m. WAITAHA PROPHECY Geoff Duryea 03-JUN17 BDGO Approaching the 1000m tightened for room and severely hampered. ANNRHON Heath Conners 16MAY-17 GEES raced wide throughout. rdr - no exp. vet - no abs. FORTY NINE RIDDLES Christopher Davis 18-MAY-17 KILM Held up approaching the home turn before shifting back to the inside to obtain clear running. GREAT PANACHE Phil Sweeney 10-JUN-17 SW H Raced wide without cover. HUNTED Dean Boal 28-MAY17 ECHA Began awkwardly.
Race 6: BEALE STREET Robbie Griffiths 01-JUN-17 SALE Slow to begin 16-MAY17 GEES rdr - after beginning well from inside gate allowed mount to stride and settled further forward than intended. LA VOLT Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra 03-JUN-17 M V Over raced in the early and middle stages. 11-JAN-17 SANH crowded for room at the start between runners. BALCAZAR Lee & Shannon Hope 21-MAY-17 BDGO Over raced in the early stages. CAPE SOUNION Symon Wilde 29-MAY-17 CAST Raced wide early and middle stages before crossing to lead 600m. VIN FIZ Shea Eden 12-JUN17 MORN Tightened at the start. Raced keenly in early and middle stages. 01JUN-17 SALE raced wide without cover. rdr - with blks on began well and raced in a more forward position. WILLI WILLI Craig Widdison 07-JUN-17 SANL Failed to obtain clear running inside the final 200m & subsequently went to the WP without being fully tested. FIRST APPROACH Darren Weir 06-JUN-17 WANG Raced wide without cover throughout. 19-MAY-17 GEEL Began awkwardly. Raced wide without cover. Performed below market expectations - Rider stated mount overraced and it was detrimental to its chances. Post race vet exam - No abnormality. I’M TELLING YA Amy Johnston 25-MAY-17 PAKS Laid in under pressure in the home straight. Rider reported that the gelding had a nice run at
rear of the field and when under pressure in the straight made moderate ground. POWERS LOOKOUT James Fraser 06-JUN-17 WANG In the straight lay in. 20-MAY17 WOD Raced wide without cover throughout. Performed below market expectationsRdr reported that in his opinion was the gelding was not suited to cross-over nose band which is part of its approved racing gear, he further added that had recommended to trainer to remove it-post-race Vet exam failed to reveal any obvious abnormalities. RIKIBOBBY Peter Hardacre 04-FEB-17 MRPK A post-race veterinary examination revealed no visible abnormalities. TROJAN STORM Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra 07-JUN-17 SANL inclined to lay inward in the straight. RIBBON OF CHOICE Brian Gentle 19APR-17 WYNG After being fractious in barriers was slow to begin (2L).
Race 7: KINSELMAC MANNER George Osborne 03-JUN-17 DEN Rider reported on scale his mount felt short in its action after the winning post. A post-race veterinary examination did not reveal any abnormalities. MARCHELLO Geoff Duryea 27-MAY-17 WAGR Raced keenly in the early stages. OUR SEVIRA Allen Browell 21-MAY-17 BDGO Commenced awkwardly. RIYADH (NZ) Peter Healey 12-MAY17 CRAN Began awkwardly. Held up for a clear run between the 350 metres until the 150 metres. SIR SAGAMORE Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra 10-JUN-17 FLEM Lay outwards under pressure in the straight. 17MAY-17 SALE Began awkwardly. GALAXY RAIDER Greg Eurell 27-MAY-17 SANL rider Craig Williams reported that after losing its footing behind at the start, the gelding did not feel comfortable in its action. A post race veterinary examination failed to reveal any abnormalities. VEGA DE LAGO Patrick Payne 22MAY-17 MILD Shortly after straightening near the 400m commenced to lay in and near the 200m shifted abruptly before being straightened by its rider. Continued to lay in until the end of the race. KEVIN’S TIME Darren Weir 07-JUN-17 SANL R- was not intention to ride closer, however when his mount jumped very well, he took advantage of it. 21-MAY-17 CAST Slow to begin. SPUNLAGO Archie Alexander 27-DEC-16 WNBL Raced wide without cover from the 800m. UNCANNY EFFORT Colin Little 27-MAY17 SANL Jumped away awkwardly. DEXTEROUS Daniel Bowman 07-JUN-17 SANL Overraced with its head up in the early stages. 19-MAY17 GEEL Eased at start and settled at the rear. Checked off heels near 600m when pace slackened. Held up for clear run from 300m until 200m. Tactics queried - Rider stated was instructed to race midfield, but when trapped wide he elected to restrain to obtain a position closer the rail. ST SWITHUNS Ciaron Maher 07-JUN-17 SANL raced wide without cover 04MAY-17 WNBL Performance queried; rider was very disappointed with the performance and stated his mount never travelled through the race. A post race veterinary examination failed to reveal any abnormalities. VOLONTIERS Alexander Rae 01-JUN-17 SALE rdr - mount had been missing the start - urged out of barriers and settled in lead which was not intention. 18MAY-17 PAKS Slow to begin. LOTZA FOCUS Paul Preusker 03-JUN-17 BDGO Approaching the winning post was hampered when racing in restricted room.
Race 8: MONEY CLIP Brendon Hearps 28-MAY-17 ECHA Slow to begin. 27NOV-16 SW H Jumped away awkwardly and lost ground. SECRETAN John Sadler 03JUN-17 M V Raced four wide without cover. 19-MAY-17 CRAN Near the 50 metres brushed. CAGNEY Craig Widdison 05-MAY-17 WAGG Bumped after the start. A post-race veterinary examination of the gelding found it to have abrasions to the off hind fetlock and be lame in the off fore. Trainer was advised a veterinary clearance must be submitted prior to the horse racing again. CURVATURE Lee & Anthony Freedman 30-SEP-16 M V bumped start. BERNARA Shane Fliedner 11-JUN-17 SW H Raced wide throughout. ZOOT SUIT RIOT Adam O’Neill 03-JUN-17 BDGO Began awkwardly. BLITHE BELLE Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra 07-JUN-17 SANL slow to begin. rdr - no exp. vet - slower than normal recovery 17-MAY-17 SALE Slow to begin. DESTINY’S REWARD Brian Gentle 18DEC-16 BDGO Raced wide throughout. Rider could offer no explanation for the poor performance. Vet reported no abnormalities. CHANCEOFALIFETIME Wayne Nichols 20-MAY-17 WOD Raced wide without cover throughout. Performed below market expectations. A post-race Veterinary examination failed to reveal any obvious abnormalities. SCUZI Jarrod McLean 30-NOV-16 BDGO over raced early post race vet revealed a slow recovery