SALE WHAT THE STEWARDS SAID
Race 1: THE ULTIMATUM Michael Hibbs 28-SEP-17 BDGO passing the 200m was disappointed for a run between Broadway Danza and Golden Flag (NZ), where there was insufficient room to improve. Then had difficulty obtaining a clear run until the end of the race and finished off
event not fully extended. Rider Jamie Mott was of the opinion the gelding did appreciate racing inside of other runners. A post race veterinary examination failed to reveal any abnormalities. SOLAS (NZ) Eric Musgrove 04-NOV-17 TRAR raced keenly in the early and middle stages. BARACHINO (NZ) Robbie Laing 05NOV-17 MORN Slow to begin. Passing the 2000m steadied from heels 02
SEYM FIREFREE Cliff Murray 05-NOV-17 MORN Slow to begin 20-OCT-17 PAKM slow to begin. Race 2: COLUMBIA Aaron Purcell 27-OCT-17 ECHA Performance queried. R: May be suited to tracks with more give. 08-OCT-17 SEYM began awkwardly. POET’S CORNER Mick Price 01-NOV-17 BDGO laid inwards in the home straight. Eased passing
100m when tightened for room 08-OCT-17 BDLE Raced greenly in the home straight. BOOKBUILD Anthony Freedman 03-NOV-17 M V raced keenly in the early and middle stages. When giving ground prior to straightening near 250m, checked from heels, During the incident clipped the heels of My Unicorn. SNOWS BRO Jason Warren 28-OCT-17 Y VL Raced keenly in the early and middle
stages. Laid in under pressure over final 200m. 10-OCT-17 MORN Raced keenly through the early stages and then raced wide. Lay out near the 700 metres. PROCEDURAL Craig Blackshaw 10-OCT-17 MORN A post race veterinary examination failed to reveal any obvious abnormality.
Race 3: BOOZE FREE Michael Ryan 08-OCT-17 SEYM Jumped awkwardly over raced early 10-SEP-17 SALE stood flat footed and lost ground (5L).. EL CHORRILLO (NZ) Robbie Laing 29-OCT-17 SALE Rdr reported the horse raced greenly when under pressure in the straight and struck with whip near 100m, shifted in abruptly obliging him to correct his mount. SMOKING BULLET Cliff Murray 19-JUN-16 SALE Began awkwardly. Wide without cover throughout. MOJOS Ray Besanko 29-OCT-17 SALE in the middle stages, raced keenly. Near 500m steadied when tightened-Between the 200 metres and the 100 metres, had trouble obtaining a clear run. RIPPLEBROOK Sharyn Trolove 29-OCT-17 SALE began awkwardly, shifted in making contact with another runner. In the middle stages raced keenly. Held up when unable to obtain a clear run 500m until passing the 200m 19OCT-17 MOE Began awkwardly and bumped another runner. THE AUDITOR Shea Eden 29-OCT-17 SALE slow to begin. Race 4: LORD WENTWORTH Wez Hunter 04-NOV-17 TRAR Unsuccessful protest against 3rd place-no interference-had some difficulty obtaining a run for a short distance approaching 400m-Near the 100 metres was obliged to change course 12-OCT-17 BRAT Steadied over final stages. RIVER REWARD Glenn Cross 03-NOV-17 M V held up when unable to obtain a clear running from the 600m until near the 200m. 15-OCT-17 CRAN Slow to begin. Made contact with another runner passing 1000m. STASIO Charlie Gafa 07-NOV-17 BDLE slow into stride. Had difficulty obtaining a clear run rounding the home turn 04NOV-17 TRAR protest by 4th placed dismissed-approaching 600m layed in & appeared to clip heels-RDr said regard to tactics, not given firm instructions and after beginning well he elected to take up a forward position. When questioned with regard to the seemingly improved performance tnr explained that the gelding had taken time to gain race fitness and today was ridden in a manner which suited. STATELY BOY Shea Eden 05-NOV-17 KILM Began awkwardly shifted out and bumped heavily with another runner. TAILORED Nathan Dunn 15-OCT-17 CRAN Slow to begin. Checked from heels, which was weakening approaching 400 metres. THE GROUNDSMAN Kim & Gayle Mayberry 29-OCT-17 SALE raced wide without cover. BRANDO Chris Meagher slow into stride. Rider reported gelding would be better suited to longer journeypost race vet exam did not reveal any abs. MIGHTY MITCH Jason Bridgman 02-NOV-17 SEYM Began awkwardly.
PERSIAN EMPIRE (NZ) Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young 02-NOV-17 SEYM Raced wide without cover. 08-OCT17 BDLE Began awkwardly. Raced tight near 700m. MISS CONSPIRACY Andrew Noblet 14-OCT-17 PAKM Held up for clear running rounding home turn & early part of home straight. Rider fined for failing to ride mount right out to line.
Race 5: FIERCE COMMAND Ray Besanko 29-OCT-17 SALE raced wide without cover 08-OCT-17 BDLE Hampered on jumping. WENNER Ken Keys 05-NOV-17 MORN Near 50m steadied from heels-Rdr reported gelding would be better suited to longer distances-post race vet exam failed to reveal any obvious abs. DRY BISCUIT Michael Ryan 05-NOV-17 MORN Bumped at the start with Rising Son. Rider could offer no explanation for performance-post race vet exam failed to reveal any obvious abs. ROSEBERRY STREET Shea Eden 29-OCT-17 SALE held for a run from passing 500m until approaching 200m 20-OCT-17 PAKM raced keenly in the middle stages. CARUSELLE Ian Hutchins 29-OCT-17 SALE Rdr questioned regarding tactics explained from wide barrier mare began well and rather than race wide, he elected to take lead in early stages, which was not pre-race plan 13-OCT-17 CRAN Slow to begin. GUADALCANAL (NZ) Reg Manning 07-NOV-17 SAPH Began awkwardly. Race 6: STORMY SHORE Ken Fythe 19-OCT-17 MOE Over raced in
the middle stages. TRANQUIL MISS George Doderico 29-OCT-17 SALE held up for a clear run rounding the home turn. DANCING HARE Anthony Freedman 11-OCT-17 BDGO Bumped and carried wide near 500m. 28SEP-17 BDGO on three occasions near the 300m, the 200m and the 100m, jumped shadows the track and became unbalanced as a result lost momentum each time. ELEGANTLY WASTED Lenny Xuereb 19-OCT-17 MOE Rider stated mount did not handle Soft 6 track conditions. Post race vet exam - OK.
Race 7: RED BELLE Monica Croston 25-MAY-17 MOE Slow to begin. When racing greenly passing the 500 metres became unbalanced when racing tight on the inside. Raced greenly in the straight and was inclined to shift ground. CLUB TROPICANA Mathew Ellerton & Simon Zahra 01-NOV-17 BDGO raced wide without cover 12MAY-17 GEES fractious in barriers, vetted passed fit. rdr - had come to end of prep. vet no abs. LADY LOUISE Ray Besanko 16-JUN-17 GEES restrained in the early stages. FOR A SONG Rob Blacker 21-OCT-17 WOD Bounded on jumping awayRdr explained mare was caught wide throughout and this detrimental to its performance-post-race Vet exam failed to reveal any abs. SMUG SATISFACTION Henry Dwyer 10-OCT17 MORN Hampered at the start. 21-SEP-17 PAKS Raced keen early and middle stages. Rider reported raced greenly throughout. SPLASH AROUND Eric Musgrove 20-OCT-
17 PAKM raced wide without cover. improved perf q’d - trn - had taken time to gain fitness, suited by soft track and slow tempo. BELLA MISSILE Sharyn Trolove 07-NOV-17 BDLE raced wide without cover.
Race 8: PURE ADDICTION Robbie Griffiths 25-OCT-17 GEEL Began awkwardly & was checked off heels. 27-SEP-17 FLEM began awkwardly. RUTH’S BOY Brendan McCarthy 10NOV-17 CRAN Raced keenly in the early and middle stages. 22-OCT17 SEYM Passing the 800m when the tempo steadied commenced to overrace. TELL THE TRUTH Andrew Noblet 10-JUN-17 FLEM Rider stated it settled further forward than anticipated and it may have come to the end of its current preparation. Vet reported no abnormalities. GAUTENG GAL Rachael Cunningham 05-NOV-17 KILM Raced keenly in the middle stages 27-OCT-17 ECHA Slow to begin. ANSINNA Shea Eden 10NOV-17 CRAN Raced keenly in the early and middle stages. FROMPARIS WITHLOVE Leon & Troy Corstens 17-OCT-17 KYNE near 300m was momentarily eased to avoid heelsRdr could offer no explanation for disappointing performance of mare other than it was obliged to race wide without cover throughout event-post race vet exam failed to reveal any abs. WARRIGAL MAC Reg Manning 02NOV-17 SAPH Slow to begin. Lay out making the home turn. Lost its near fore plate in running.