MURTOA: What the stewards said
Race 1: DESTINY’S REVENGE Brian Gentle 10-JUN17 SW H Rider could offer no reason for disappointing performance. Post race vet exam - No abnormality. 28-MAY-17 ECHA lay in under pressure in the straight. IT’S YOUR ROUND Daryl Cannon 29-OCT-16 MORT Began awkwardly. Lay in under pressure in the straight. PRINCE OF VENICE Matthew Williams 16-APR-16 CAUL slow to begin and was then checked when tightened for room. CHAMPENOISE Mick Cerchi 03-JAN-17 S CK Began awkwardly. ELLE O’LOVE Terry & Karina O’Sullivan 10JAN-17 Y VL Bumped on jumping by another runner which shifted out. R- no explanation for the performance was below expectations. Vets- no abs. KIRK ELLA Darren Weir 29-DEC-16 Y VL bumped on jumping. rdr - raced greenly throughout, tendency to lay in under pressure. vet - slow recovery. SHE’S PROPER Michael Roebuck 24-JAN-17 TER Over-raced in the early stages. From the 300m until passing the 200m was held up behind another runner.
Race 2: DOWNS ROAD Symon Wilde 30-MAY-17 PAKS slow to begin. rdr - hung in and passing the 100m steadied off heels. FLATTERING Paul Preusker 10-JUN-17 SW H Steadied off heels near 800m. KAILUA Brendan McCarthy 10-JUN-17 SW H Bumped on jumping and became unbalanced. MISS MANHATTAN Henry Dwyer 20-FEB-17 KYNE Slow to begin then severely checked. Rider stated mount felt amiss. Post race vet - lame near fore. Vet cert required. SANDTINA Brian Gentle 10JUN-17 SW H Slow to begin. AQUIFER MIST Terry & Karina O’Sullivan 11-JUN-17 HTON Over raced in the early and middle stages. ODELIA Russell & Scott Cameron 23-MAY17 SEYM Raced wide without cover throughout.
Race 3: ARELLANO Rhys Archard 11-JUN-17 SW H Slow to begin. 15-JAN-17 BLLA
GOODJAMAK BABY Terry & Karina O’Sullivan 11JUN-17 HTON Rider reported that the gelding did not handle
heavy track conditions. A post race veterinary examination failed to reveal any obvious abnormalities. 27-MAY17 WKBL Lost its near hind plate during the race. MOUNT CAVENDISH Peter Young 11JUN-17 HTON Commenced awkwardly. 28-NOV-16 HTON Raced wide and without cover. OUR BLACKJACK Terry Kelly 11-JUN-17 HTON Was inclined to lay in under pressure in the early part of the straight. SHAKARL Rod Symons 28-MAY-17 ECHA COT- more forward from wide barrier if circumstances permit. Bumped & carried wider at the start. Settled in a position outside the leader. R- raced flat & may have come to end of its preparation. TR- will be spelled. 21-MAY-17 BDGO Tactics and performance queried-Rider stated after beginning only fairly from the wide barrier he elected to restrain his mount in order obtain a position closer to the rail and after doing so his mount commenced to over race and he was obliged settle further back in the field than
would have liked. He further added in his opinion gelding was not suited to being ridden back the field and found it difficult tom make up ground in the home straight-post race vet exam revealed no abnormalities. DELICATE GLANCE Richard McCubbin 13-JUN-17 PAKS Led. R no exp. Vet no abs. 30-MAY-17 PAKS raced wide without cover. DETROIT ROCKS Julie Scott 02-JUN-17 GEES Passing the 150 metres had to be steadied to avoid the heels of Gay Face that shifted in under pressure. HI ROMA Anthony Dudley 21-APR-17 HTON Checked when tightened 500m. 15-APR-17 WKBL For a short distance passing the 100m rider lost the use of her offside rein. KNITTING Archie Alexander 09-JUN-17 SW H Shifted out on jumping away. Raced wide in the early stages before being permitted to stride forward to obtain a position outside the leader passing the 800m. 27-MAY-17 WKBL On straightening was bumped and became unbalanced. SWEET DESIGN Jeff Searle 11-JUN-17 HTON Passing the 300m had to be steadied and shifted out avoid the heels of a weakening runner. AULD TRICKS Brendan McCarthy 13-JUN-17 PAKS Knuckled on jumping. MALLAN NO MORE Jane Duncan 09-JUN-17 SW H Raced wide without cover. Knuckled badly near the 500m then shifted wider on track. Rider stated that after knuckling she felt something felt something may have gone amiss with the mare and for this reason eased her down in the straight. Post race Vet exam failed to reveal nay obvious abnormalities. RAINE JOY Austy Coffey 22-MAY-17 MILD Over-raced in the early stages.
Race 4: BIT OF A LAD Darren Weir 10-JUN-17 SW H Slow to begin. Crowded and checked near the 500m. 22MAY-17 MILD Hung in under pressure in straight. DANDRE Shane Bottomley 24MAY-17 BRAT Had to be eased and taken off its course near the 50m. FULMINEUS Shayne Fisher 30-APR-17 GEEL Slow into stride. Raced keenly in the early and middle stages. 21APR-17 HTON R: After being slow to begin, never travelled. STEEL CAPS Rod Symons 21-JUN-17 BDGO raced wide without cover until near the 1300m. Had to steady off heels at the 1000m 04-JUN-17 BRAT underwent a veterinary examination and was passed suitable to race which delayed the start of the race further. WADHAM BLUES Leslie McDonald 10-JUN-17 SW H Rider accidentally dropped whip near 400m. 27-MAY-17 WKBL Began awkwardly, rounding the turn near the 300m had to be momentarily eased when racing tight to inside. CHAMPAGNE NIGHTS Simon Morrish 26-MAY-17 GEEL COT to be more forward settled behind the leader and over raced early. MARIKORIKO Belinda Dunn 18-MAY-17 KILM Began awkwardly and made contact with outside gate. WAY OF THE STORM Sharen Gotts 08-JUN17 PAKS Raced wide without cover from the 900m-Rdr reported mare raced keenly in middle stages and hung out from the 700 metres. MAITRE DU MONDE Terry & Karina O’Sullivan 29-MAY-17 CAST Restrained start to obtain cover.
Race 5: COOL TEST Terry Kelly 11-JUN-17 SW H Over raced in the middle stages. Over concluding stages was awkwardly placed on heels and had to steadied. 22-MAY17 MILD Over-raced early. Approaching the 600m had to be steadied when laying out and racing close to heels. NACKERS MAGEE Jody Thompson 16-JUN-17 GEES Raced wide with cover. 03-JUN-17 DEN Bumped on jumping. NURBURGRING Gareth Andrews 14-JUN-17 SANH Got unbalanced and lost ground when being restrained passing the 1000m. 01-JUN-17 SALE wide without cover in the early stages. allowed to stride and settled outside leader near 1200. POCKETEERING Greg Hayes 18-JUN-17 SALE Raced keenly early stages. PYNDAN James Bull 19-JUN-17 DON Shortly after the start was bumped heavily by Nicholson Street. SIR WINSTON Luke Oliver 01-JUN-17 SALE rdr - suited to tracks with more give and more distance. ESTUARY Greg Eurell 12-JUN-17 MORN Slow to begin. Raced keenly in the early and middle stages. Rider reported that from the wide gate she was obliged to take up a rearward position as expected and the filly, which was racing with blinkers on today, very keen early and did not finish the race off. PLAYFORE Rhys Archard 28MAY-17 ECHA Bumped at the start. SILENT SUNDAY Darren Weir 11-JUN-17 HTON Over raced through the early stages. On return to scale rider reported that his mount did not handle the heavy track conditions. WOODBINE MISS Adam O’Neill 19-JUN-17 DON Raced keenly in the early stages. DIETICIAN Julie Scott 02-JUN-17 GEES Commenced awkwardly contacting the inside of its barrier. 25-JAN-17 BRAT Bumped at the start. Raced ungenerously in the early stages. Approaching 1000 metres had to be eased outwards to avoid heels. DANGEROUS REBEL Allan J Clark 19-JUN-17 DON When hanging out near the 500m, had to be checked when crowded between Everybody Dance and Gold Warrior, which shifted out to improve. A short distance later, again had to be eased when tightened between Shivaji and Midnight Cowboy, which shifted out. Following these incidents the gelding continued to race ungenerously and was ultimately restrained out of the race. SAN GREGORIO John Tarin 27-MAY-17 WKBL Passing the 800m had to be eased when awkwardly placed on heels. Raced greenly when placed under pressure in the straight. HOWEXCITING Melody Cunningham 20-JUN17 PAKS Raced wide without cover. 04-JUN-17 PNLA Slow to begin.
Race 6: JUSTICE HONOR Matt Laurie 12-JUN-17 MORN Began awkwardly. Rider reported the gelding did not handle today’s track conditions. A post race veterinary examination failed to reveal any obvious abnormality. HOLLY HOLY (NZ) Wayne Walters 27-MAY-17 WKBL Passing the 800m had to be steadied when awkwardly placed close to heels when the pace slackened. PRIMOSTRAT Terry & Karina O’Sullivan 29-MAY-17 CAST Performance queried. R: Travelled well however failed to respond to riding. AUTHENTICATED Tony Noonan 14-JUN-17 SANH COT ridden forward. Settled behind leaders. HERMAN Wayne Walters 29-MAY-17 CAST Restrained start. TOP OF THE BUNCH Austy Coffey 11-JUN-17 SW H Held up from on straightening til the 200m. 09-JUN-17 SW Slow to begin. Held up for clear running from the 500m until passing the 300m. Passing the 300m shifted out to obtain clear running. GHOST RIDER Bryce Stanaway 11-JUN-17 HTON Rounding the turn near the 800m brushed running rail and became momentarily unbalanced. THE HARROVIAN Jim Conlan 10-JUN-17 FLEM COT - further back. Settled mid field. Vetted pre race after being fractious in the barriers. Checked over concluding stages. Post race vet revealed no abnormalities.
Race 7: CLEMMENSEN Quinton Scott 09-JUN-17 SW H Bounded on jumping away. Raced wide in the early stages before being allowed to stride forward to obtain the lead near the 1400m. NO FAIRY (NZ) Wayne Walters 11-JUN17 HTON Raced wide without cover for the majority of the event. DEEP SEA LADY Archie Alexander 18-MAY-17 KILM Shortly after the start was bumped. THE FLIPSIDE (NZ) Wayne Walters 11-MAY-17 MT G A post-race veterinary examination revealed no visible abnormalities. 23-APR-17 TER Settled midfield before shifting three wide from the 1200m. Tactics and performance queried. Refer Report. VANILLA GOLD Mitchell Freedman 21MAY-17 CAST Laid in under pressure in the home straight. Held up rounding turn until 300m. ABLE KEN Mick Sell 01-JAN-17 H RK Raced wide throughout. Performed below market expectation. Rider stated unable to improve his position due his mount hanging out throughout. Post race Vet exam failed to reveal any obvious abnormalities. 26-DEC-16 GEEL Held up for clear running rounding the home turn and in the early stages of the straight. Crowded for room over the concluding stages. Rider reported her mount lay outwards under pressure in the straight. SLEEPY CAT (NZ) Mick Price 13-DEC-16 BDLE tactics q’d - with blinkers off was instructed to rider quieter. TAMINGA Graeme Smith 15-JUN-17 BRAT Fractious in barriers, raced keenly early stages. MOHINI (NZ) Darryl Dodson 27MAY-17 WKBL Rounding the 1200m was hampered and carried wider. INTERLOCK Con Kelly 22-MAY-17 MILD Near the 1400m was obliged to be steadied off heels. A post race veterinary examination revealed the gelding to have a laceration to its off hindleg. EAST AFRIKA John Rowe 27-MAY-17 WKBL Raced wide without over throughout. QUEEN INVADER Denis Daffy 11-JUN-17 HTON Bumped on jumping away. Raced wide without cover in the early stages before being allowed to stride forward and take up a position outside the lead passing the 1400m. 29-MAY-17 CAST Raced wide without cover. HOOKFANG Cameron Templeton 25-MAY17 MOE Raced keenly during the middle stages.
Race 8: BLESTILLER Brendan McCarthy 13-JUN-17 PAKS Commenced awkwardly. 18-APR-17 COR Rider explained her mount did not travel well at any stage and failed to let down under the big weight. She added in her opinion the gelding would benefit from run. A post-race veterinary examination did not detect any abnormalities. OLIVIA’S MATE Barry & Glen James 13-JUN-17 PAKS Raced wide no cover. Vet no abs. PHAR LINK Jeff Searle 27-MAY-17 WKBL Raced wide without cover throughout. Passing the 400m was hampered. Rider reported that her mount was under pressure from the 600m however in opinion ran to the finish fairly. A post race veterinary examination revealed no abnormalities. SCUZI Jarrod McLean 30-NOV-16 BDGO over raced early post race vet revealed a slow recovery. PERFECT STATUE Jerome Hunter 30-MAY-17 PAKS held up for running rounding the home turn and until passing 200m. LATIN WANDA Archie Alexander 10-JUN-17 SW H Bounded on jumping. Performed below market expectations. Rider stated mount travelled well early, however failed to respond to riding in home straight. Post race vet exam - No abnormality. ZEZE ULATER Simon Gebert 18-NOV-16 NARA Slow to begin. ECOLOGY Mick Cerchi 16JAN-17 MOE Rdr could offer no explanation for the performance. A post race veterinary examination failed to reveal any obvious abnormality. SHINING STAR Michael Huglin 29-APR17 ARAT After travelling a short distance became unbalanced after being bumped. AKERBOY Jeff Searle 11-JUN-17 HTON Raced wide without cover for the majority of the event. In the straight laid in under pressure. COROICO Collin Fletcher 22MAY-17 MILD Held up and unable to improve from near the 500m until passing the 400m. 15-APR-17 KRNG Slow to begin. ESPRIT FINALE Alan Hanrahan 11-JUN-17 HTON Laid out under pressure in the straight. 11-FEB-17 KYNE Tactics queried - Settled further back. Rider stated due to the strong early tempo he elected to ride with cover. Disappointed for a run on straightening.
Race 9: PURE TORQUE Daniel Bowman 05-JUN-17 WNBL raced wide without cover. UP THE STAIRS John McArdle 25-MAY-17 MOE Slow into stride. RUA KANAPU (NZ) Darren Weir 04-JUN-17 BRAT bumped with Sacred Theme at the start. HOLBEIN PRINCE Wendy Potter 05-JUN-17 WNBL Rider stated didnt handle the heavy track conditions 19-MAY-17 CRAN Began awkwardly. Near the 1300 metres, when racing keenly, got its head up and was checked from heels. HOLY HOST Erin Maher 26-MAY-17 GEEL raced wide without cover. MARGOT’S BOY Belinda Dunn 17-JUN-17 WOD momentarily got leg up in barriers, vetted, passed fit to run. Performed below market expectations Vets- no abs. TRUE KISSES Darren Weir 10-JUN-17 SW H Bumped near 400m and became unbalanced. Laid out under pressure in the home straight. 29-MAY-17 CAST Raced wide early stages before crossing to settle outside leader 700m. OH BABY Jarrod McLean 05-JUN-17 WNBL Slow to begin. BARELY A GRIN Peter Young 11-JUN17 HTON Raced wide without cover for the majority of the event. 29-MAY-17 CAST Performance queried. R: Not suited track conditions. TZAREVNA Richard Nicholson 11-JUN-17 HTON Near the 1100m when over racing had to be steadied and shifted out avoid the heels in doing so made contact with another runner.
Race 10: JARRAH TWIST Daniel Bowman 04-JUN-17 PNLA Lost a plate and had to be re-plated on arrival at the barriers. Underwent a pre-race veterinary examination and passed fit to race. 21-MAY17 CAST Raced wide without cover throughout. Rider stated he intended to ride mount with cover, however was ultimately trapped wide. HOT SEAT Brian McKnight 11-JUN-17 SW H Commenced awkwardly. REIGNING METEOR Matthew Williams 04-MAY-17 WNBL Checked passing the 200m when tightened for room. DOCTOR’S MISTRESS Matt Laurie 13-JUN-17 PAKS Bounded as the start was effected and lost ground (2L). EQUIETTO Darren Weir 08-JUN-17 PAKS Raced wide without cover. DE TWIGSTAR Belinda O’Loughlin 29MAY-17 CAST Resuming from spell and following bone chips removed from knees. TURF TALK Austy Coffey 11-JUN-17 SW H Commenced awkwardly. Held up from on straightening til the 200m. SISTER KITTY MAC Symon Wilde 11-JUN-17 SW H Raced wide throughout. 14-JAN-17 CAMP Rider stated in his opinion it may have come to the end of its current preparation. Vet reported no abnormalities. SENSE IN THE CITY Ann Jones 30-MAR-17 WNBL Shifted out start. Raced wide without cover. SUNNY BLU SKY Chris Calthorpe 05JUN-17 WNBL Checked at the start 02-MAR-17 PAKM a post race veterinary examination revealed the mare had tied up and will require a veterinary clearance prior to racing again. FUTURE IN DOUBT Mick Price 28-APR-17 CRAN Passing the 800m when racing keenly improved to the inside of the leader. KOOKIECUTTER Terry & Karina O’Sullivan 06-MAY-17 HSHM Slow to begin.