What the stewards said
Race 1: 1 THE MIGHTY FED 12/04/2017 Warwick Farm Rounding the home turn had to be steadied and made contact with another. 4 DEBONAIRLY 25/03/2017 Newcastle Laid out rounding the home turn and shifted ground outwards when placed under pressure in the straight, proving difficult to ride out. 6 CHARLIE CHAP 7/04/2017 Orange Bumped near 200m
Race 2: 2 TWIST TOPS 18/03/2017 Rosehill Gardens Began awkwardly. Raced wide without cover throughout. Near the 350m blundered badly. Rider stated his mount continually blundered throughout the race and at no stage was able to cope with the heavy track conditions. A post-race veterinary examination did not reveal any abnormalities .3 I THOUGHT SO 31/03/2017 Gosford Rdr std,coltw as agitated prior to race & reluctant to proceed to barriers. Added in early part of straight balanced up well, but when under pressure near 200m commenced to hang out badly& shifted out abruptly resulting in him having to stop riding straight en. Further std, cont to hang out & shifted considerable ground was unable to fully place colt under pressure& was obliged to check to avoid heel sap pr winning post. To Trial. Passed trial Rosehill 10/4/17. 6 CALABASAS 8/04/2017 Royal Rand- wick Had some difficulty in the early part of the straight obtaining clear running.8KAWAIK INI 5/04/2017 Warwick Farm Steadied off heels near the 1000m.
Race 3: 4 EGG TART 5/04/2017 Warwick Farm Slowly away. Taken wider near the 1000m. 5 UBATUBA 8/04/2017 Royal Randwick Slow to begin. 7 OKLAHOMA GIRL 12/04/2017 Warwick Farm 8 TRAVANCORE (NZ) 8/04/2017 Royal Randwick From its wide barrier, was steadied& shifted in behind runners. Over raced
early stages. Near the250m was carried wider. Over the concluding stages was crowded& unable to be rid den out when tightened for room. 9 MULL OVER 1/04/2017 Royal Randwick The filly, which t he Stewards were notified had suffered an abrasion to the near hind leg, was examined on arrival on course and cleared to star t. Raced wide without cover throughout. A post race veterinary examination did not reveal any abnormalities.
Race 4: 1 SURVIVED (NZ) 24/03/2017 Albur y Crowded passing the winning post.
Race 5: 4 LIKE A SHOT 5/04/2017 Warwick Farm Began awkwardly.8DY FIELD 7/04/2017 Canberra Reared as star t was effected and lost ground (2L). 9 ZUZZUDIO 2/04/2017 Wagga Raced keenly in the early stages .10 CLASS CLOWN 24/03/2017 Al bury Slow into st ride. Rider accidently dropped her whip near the300m.11ZAI’ M YOUTHFUL 4/04/2017 Grafton Hampered approaching the 1000m. Raced wide in the early and middle stages. 11 ZA I’M YOUTHFUL 15/04/2017 Coffs Harbour Was withdrawn by order of the stewards at 4.00pm after gelding, reared behind the barriers and dislodged its rider before galloping for some distance rider less.
Race 6: 2 MONTAUK 4/03/2017 Royal Randwick Whenq st reg eld being ridden back in field. Rdr std, was aware mount has a tendency to race keenly in its races when left without cover& for this reason, when his mount began fairly from wide barrier, elected to come back immediately& find cover& as a consequence raced somewhat further back than he anticipated .3 HIMALAYA DREAM (FR) 25/03/2017 Rosehill Gardens A post-race veterinary examination did not reveal any abnormalities .6 BROADSIDE (NZ) 12/04/2017 Warwick Far mR dr std i nstr was to be prominent. Endeavoured at 1400m to take uppos behind another runner, but when runner was pos his inside& was unable to clear was left racing 3 wide without cover. Added strode fwd in view that would able to cross & race outside leader, but when another runner held itspos,w as left racing wide without cover for remainder. Fur therstd did consider after 1000m to steady & come back but believed this would have not been in best interests. Post race vet rev no abs. 7 TIMELESS PRINCE 12/04/2017 Warwick Farm Protested against 5th - upheld. Had to be checked approaching the 100m.
Race 7: 2 I AM ZELADY 18/02/2017 Rosehill Gardens Rider std, mare failed to handle soft (6) track conditions & was the principal reason for the disappointing performance. Added was of the view the mare has now performed below expectations at two runs since it was placed2nd in the testing conditions the Gold Coast on 14/1/17 and this may also have contributed to its performance. A post race vet exam did not reveal any abs. 4 HEART TESTA 18/02/2017 Rosehill Gardens Raced keenly in the early stages and approaching the first turn was bumped by another runner. A post race vet exam did not reveal any abs. 5 ZIGGY WILLIE 10/03/2017 Kembl aG range Shifted in on jumping and bumped with another runner. 9 SUPER MAXI 22/03/2017 Warwick Farm Crowded shortly after the start. A post race vet exam revealed the gelding shifted its near fore plate. 10 ROSE OF MAN 12/04/2017 Warwick Far mR dr explained that whilst the mare has performed well and won on heavy track conditions, he said that today’ s surface was particularly shifting and that them are in the testing ground never comfortable was a beaten horse prior to the home turn. A post race veterinary examination revealed no abnormalities.
Race 8: 11 KINEMA (IRE) 1/04/2017 Royal Randwick Rdr stated t hat mount pulled extremely hard throughout the event, refused to settle and on a number of occasions in middle stages was obliged to check away from heels. Trainer advised that the stable had experimented with gear to have the gelding settle in its races. Trainer stated t hat he would give rider the option of going forward if circumstances permit at its next start. On this assurance no direct action was taken against the racing manners other than a warning .12 LASQUETI SPIRIT 8/04/2017 Royal Rand wick Was inclined to shift out near t he 250m & made contact with another runner. Near t 150m again brushed with runner .13 PENT ATHLON( NZ )1/04/2017 Royal Randwick When caught wide in the early stages was al lowe do st ride forward and race on pace. For some distance approaching and passing the winning post on the first occasion, raced tight brushed another runner on a number of occasions. 15e ROCK ON (NZ) 1/04/2017 Royal Randwick A post race veterinary examination revealed the gelding to be displaying a poor post race recover y. Trainer was advised that a vet certificate must be produced prior to it’s next start. Vet clearance received.
Race 9: 2 ROARING TO WIN 25/03/2017 Rose hill Gardens From its wide barrier was shifted in behind runner sin the early stages. 3 LAZYAXL 5/04/2017 Warwick Farm Passing900m,w as inclined to layout and got its head up when being restrained away from heels. 4 SUPPLY AND DEMAND 8/03/2017 Warwick Farm COT -To be rid den more forward; led. 6 TIMELESS PRINCE 12/04/2017 Warwick Farm Protested against 5th - upheld. Had to be checked approaching the 100m. 7 DREAMFORCE 29/03/2017 Newcastle Laid in in straight and proved difficult to ride .8 DISTINCTIVE LOOK 1/04/2017 Royal Randwick Raced wide without cover throughout. A post race veterinary examination did not reveal any abnormalities .9 COLOSSEUM KING 29/03/2017 Newcastle Slow to begin .11 MR MCBAT 3/04/2017 Scone slow to begin.
Race 10: 3 ANISHA 25/03/2017 Rosehill Gardens Slow to begin. 4 COTTAGE 8/03/2017 Warwick Farm Short- ly after star t was buffeted for room. When qst, rdr std, mount raced keenly in ear ly & middle stages, however when asked for an effor t, did not respond & failed to handle the heavy track conditions. Post race vet exam revealed no abs. Stable rep concurred with explanation given by r ider & under took to repor t back. Tr n since repor ted was satisfied with post-race condition & would cont with prep. 5 HEAVENLY ANNA 8/04/2017 Royal Randwick COT - To be r idden more forward; settled midfield. Slow to begin. 6 LEAMI ASTRAY 8/04/2017 Royal Randwick Overraced in the ear ly & middle stages. 7 GRETNA 5/04/2017 Warwick Far m COT - Option for r ider to lead if necessar y - Led. 8 SIREN’S FURY 8/04/2017 Royal Randwick Shor tly after jumping had to be steadied. Near the 250m was carr ied wider. 9 ALLITERATE 8/04/2017 Royal Randwick When qst re leading, rdr std, was instr to be pos from barr ier but not necessar ily lead. Added in ear ly stages when r unners to inside showed no intent lead, elected to go fwd & cross r unners rather than being caught wide without cover. Tr n conf instr. Added on heavy track cond best chance if r idden more positively. Tr n reminded of obligations to notify any change of tactics. Post race vet rev filly mildly lame off-fore. Tr n advised vet cer t req pr ior to racing again. Vet clearance received.