MORPHETTVILLE PARKS: WHAT THE STEWARDS SAID
Race 2: ALIRIS Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas 20-OCT-18 MORP Raced keenly in the early and middle stages of the event. A post-race veterinary examination revealed no visible abnormalities. KAMIEN Peter Gelagotis 19OCT-18 PAKM Slow to begin. REGALO DI GAETANO Richard Jolly & Chantelle Jolly 19-OCT-18 M BR Inconvenienced near the 700m. Raced greenly throughout event. SMART ALICK Karen Byrnes 19-OCT-18 M BR Pre-race vet passed vet. Hampered for several strides near 700m, which was obliged to shift out. MISS HARMONIUM John Hickmott 19OCT-18 M BR Difficult to load. Awkward and slow to begin. 07-FEB-18 M BR Slow to begin. Race 3: BUSKER’S BALLAD Ryan Balfour 20-OCT-18 MORP Slow to begin. JOHN’S LAST SONG John Hickmott 23MAR-18 NARA Laid out rounding the home turn and in the straight. Rider reported she was unable to ride her mount out over the concluding stages and was placed at a disadvantage. A post-race veterinary examination revealed no visible abnormalities. KARMIDALA Ryan Balfour 10-OCT-18 SBYN Performed below expectations. A post-race veterinary examination revealed no visible abnormalities. SCOUT’S HONOUR John O’loughlin 20-OCT-18 MORP Jumped away awkwardly. WOKIT Ryan Balfour 27-OCT-18 MRPK Rider reported gelding made respiratory noise pulling up. Postrace vet NVA. IT’S MAGIC Peter Jolly 20OCT-18 MORP Raced keenly in the early and middle stages of the event. TONGSAI BOSS John Hyam 20-OCT-18 MORP Slow to begin. VOSOTA John Hyam 24-OCT-18 OAKB Taken out on jumping away. Inconvienced and had to be momentarily steadied near 500m. Laid in under pressure in the straight. BIG TOP John Hickmott 01-AUG-18 MORP Lost its position shortly after the start when tightened onto FOX BY ZERPRISE as SUPER SWOOP rolled out. Rider reported that the mare did not feel comfortable in its action during the event. A postrace veterinary examination revealed no visible abnormalities. LIBERTY LOVER Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas 19OCT-18 M BR approaching the 1200 metres became awkwardly placed on the heels for several strides. Race 4: FLORID John Macmillan 26-JUN-18 WYNG When qst re perf, rdr stated he had been instructed to settle in a prominent pos from wide barrier, however after beginning fairly & his mount did not muster sufficient speed in early stages to cross rnrs, he allowed it to drift back tail off field in order obtain cover. Added mount trav comfortably in the mid stages, however from 600m commenced to lay out & rounding HT hung out badly & ran wide. Added once balanced in straight on well. Rdr stated geld was not suited by ridden contrary to usual racing pattern. Post-race vet rev to be coughing. 13-JUN-18 W FM Laid out under pressure over the final 100m and could not be fully tested in the run to the line. A post race veterinary examination revealed no abnormalities. HE IS GOLDEN Georgie Henderson 27-OCT-18 MRPK Laid out, in the early stages and raced keenly. Approching 700m became awkward on heels, shifted out slightly and thereafter became awkward on heels. As a consequence had to shift to the outside of the horse to avoid heels. 12-SEP-18 BKVA Near the 200 metres shifted out to improve and contacted COOL MAVERICK taking that horse wider. THOMPSON’S REWARD David Jolly 27-OCT-18 MRPK Rolled out near 700m and again near 400m. Rider reported gelding failed to let down and was disappointing in performance. Post-race vet NVA. FRANCE’S BOY John Hickmott 23-JUN-18 MRPK Had difficulty obtaining clear running for a short distance shortly after the entrance to the straight. 09-JUN-18 MRPK Raced keenly in the early and middle stages of the event when awkwardly placed inside heels of LORD SMEDLEY. GOLDEN LUSTRE Phillip Stokes 13-OCT-18 MORP Laid in, in the straight. Approaching the 100 metres, when being corrected, shifted out abruptly onto AKKACAN brushed that horse taking it out. INSTITUTION Will Clarken 03MAR-18 MORP Raced keenly in the early and middle stages of the event and approaching the 800 metres had to be steadied for a number strides when MONDO MAGIC shifted in. Had difficulty obtaining clear ground in the straight. A post-race veterinary examination revealed no visible abnormalities. PRETIOSA Ken Sweeney 02-JUN-18 MRPK Reminded of his obligation to ride his mounts out to the finish. Race 5: ZALMONA Peter Blanch 03NOV-18 MORP Jumped awkwardly. 150m disappointing when attempting tight run. LORD TOPPER Travis Doudle 26-OCT-18 GAWL Taken wider over the concluding stages. EMBECEE LIL Ryan Balfour 13OCT-18 MORP Approaching 1000 metres was contacted, had its hindquarters turned and was hampered by BEAUTIFUL FLYER, which tightened and taken in. ARROW LANE John Hickmott 26-OCT-18 GAWL Raced keenly early and approaching 800m became placed on heels for number of strides. Thereafter held up rounding the home turn and in the straight until 100m. Inside 100m laid out. JUST A BIGGER DASH Chris Bieg 03-NOV-18 MORP Awkward in action and shifted in 200m. 150m rolled out. 100m forced to check to avoid heels. Vet NVA. 13-OCT-18 MORP Rider reported his mount laid in, in the straight. Taken out near the 200 metres. TRUPT Ryan Balfour 27-OCT-18 MRPK Awkward to begin. Laid out throughout. Post-race vet NVA. 13-OCT-18 MORP Near the 100 metres was inconvenienced by BLUE MORPHO, which shifted out. MYSTICANO Darren Magro 03-NOV-18 MORP Laid out rounding home turn. 13-OCT-18 Momentarily held up for clear running near the entrance to the straight and thereafter was again from near the 200 metres until inside the 100 metres. Race 6: ECLAIR CHOICE Phillip Stokes 19-OCT-18 M BR PRe-race vet passed fit. Post-race vet NVA. BAROOD Sue Murphy 31-OCT-18 BDGO Was disappointed for a run near the 200m. 19-OCT-18 M BR Laid in, in straight. THIS KID ROCKS Belinda O’Loughlin 09-JUN-18 MRPK Rider reported that the gelding felt flat. A post-race veterinary examination revealed the gelding to be lame in the off foreleg. Trainer, Ms B. O’Loughlin, was advised that a Veterinary Certificate of Fitness was required prior to a future trial or race. MYSTIFIED Ryan Balfour 27OCT-18 MRPK Hindquarters turned approximately 700m and again at 400m after being contacted. RED DAZZLE Peter Moody 26-SEP-18 GAWL A post-race veterinary examination revealed a lower than expected heart rate. Race 7: LIKE TO THINK SO Kym Hann 13-OCT-18 HTON Commenced awkwardly and lost ground. Raced wide throughout. DEBT COLLECTOR Stuart Padman 27-OCT-18 MRPK Held up from enterance of the straight until near 200m. 13-OCT-18 MORP Near the 200 metres was hampered by SIZZLING BULLET, which taken out. Rider explained the gelding, in his opinion, would be better suited a race with greater early pace than there was on this occasion. He added he obliged to race wide without cover and only found marginal cover near the 500 metres but thereafter, inside the gelding was off bridle when field quickened, never recovered and was disappointing in its finish. A post-race veterinary examination revealed no visible abnormalities. GOING GAGA Michael Hickmott 27-OCT-18 MRPK Tightened and hampered and was obliged to race in restricted room near 700m. 06-OCT18 MRPK Laid in under pressure in the straight. COOL MAVERICK Ryan Balfour 03-NOV-18 MORP Jumped awkwardly. Vet - Minor laceration below the left stifle. TRIPLE DEEZ Darren Magro 20-OCT18 MORP Had difficulty obtaining clear ground from the vicinity of the 500 metres until near 300 metres. IRON MAX Michael Vassallo 19-OCT-18 M BR Rider reported that all gelding hung out in the straight. 29-SEP-18 MRPK Slow to begin. Rider - Became concerned with action 500m, elected not to ride out for remainder of event. Vetted - NVAI. PALE ALE Danielle Wilson 27-OCT-18 MRPK Over-raced early stages of event. ANGEL’S WISH Richard Jolly & Chantelle Jolly 27-OCT-18 MRPK Laid in, in early part of the straight. BROTHER DARKNESS Justin Pickering 26-OCT-18 GAWL Was held up for clear running approaching 400m - 200m after becoming awkward between heels was obliged to shift to the inside to obtain clear running and thereafter inside 100m shifted in abruptly and brushed running rail. 07OCT-18 GAWL Raced keenly in the early and middle stages of the event. In vicinity of the 300 metres shifted in. MISS WAHOO Tony McEvoy 27-OCT-18 MRPK Laid in, in straight. Near 200m became awkwardly placed on heels and was obliged to stop riding and shift out to improve position. JACKTHEGIANTSLAYER George Karayannis 27-OCT-18 MRPK A post-race vet NVA. 21-OCT-18 NARA Jumped away awkwardly, shifted in and bumped HASTA LA BOUNTY. Approaching the 100 metres was taken wider by EXALTED LAURETTA. Inside the 100 metres was tightened and obliged to be taken hold of when racing in restricted room between EXALTED LAURETTA, which continued to shift out, and FIRST REWARD, which shifted in. As a result, JACKTHEGIANTSLAYER was unable to be fully tested until the finish of the race. Race 8: AAGAS Ryan Balfour 13-OCT18 MORP Over-raced in the early stages of the event. Disappointed for clear running for a number of strides near 300 metres when attempting to improve into restricted room between SPRINGFIELD LEW and PLAYFELLOW and was obliged to shift to the inside of shortly after passing the 300 metres obtain clear running. ENKI Gordon Richards 27-OCT-18 MRPK Raced keenly in early stages. Laid out throughout event. Made the turn near 1000m awkward. Was obliged to race in restricted room near 700m for short distance. BURIED TREASURE Kerri McAnulty & Clint Binnie 26-OCT18 GAWL Near 1000m raced keenly and rolled out. LAURE ME IN Tony McEvoy 03-NOV-18 MORP Difficultly obtaining clear ground from eneterance to the tsraight and then became momentarily held up 200m when awkwardly placed on heels. PICTURE ME ROLLING Jake Stephens 13-OCT-18 MORP Approaching the 1000 metres was hampered by EMBECEE LIL, which taken in. Inside 200 inconvenienced FLOP, shifted in. EL DESPERADO Will Clarken 31-MAR-18 OAKB Sprung it’s off fore plate on arrival at the barrier and had to be reshod. Underwent a prerace veterinary examination and was passed fit start. REDEEM BOUNTY Robyn Anderson 06-OCT-18 MRPK A post-race veterinary examination revealed no visible abnormalities. WILLOCHRA Peter Blanch 07-OCT-18 GAWL Bumped on jumping away. A post-race veterinary examination revealed the mare to be lame in the off foreleg. PARIS CRYSTAL Tony McEvoy 27-OCT-18 MRPK Near the 700m when shifting in and was contacted. Shifted out and as a consequence was hampered. Post race vet revealed lacerations to outside of near fore cannon. 22-JUL-17 MRPK Held up for a short distance in the vicinity of the 100 metres and was contacted by MODULATE, which shifted out abruptly over concluding stages.