The Sportsman Weekend

ROSEHILL GARDENS: WHAT THE STEWARDS SAID

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Race 1: 3 OUR INTRIGUE (NZ) 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Rdr reported instructio­ns were to ride his mnt conservati­vely, however when caught wide in the early stages, and with a moderate pace, he allowed mnt to stride forward where took up a position outside the leader approachin­g the 1100m. 4 NEVER LISTEN 17/09/2021 Newcastle Slow to begin (2L). 5 CRYSTAL PEGASUS (GB) 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Rdr std mnt raced keenly with the moderate tempo in the middle stages. Std as a result he allowed mnt to stride forward near the 700m, and after improving to position outside the leader, it finished off race in a onepaced manner. Added in his opinion mnt performs best when able to relax off a fast tempo. A post-race vet exam rev no abs. Tnr rep subsequent­ly reported the gelding was found to have blood in its near side nostril on return to the stable. Tnr reminded of the requiremen­t of AR79(8). Since passed gallop at Rosehill 21/9/21. 7 COGNAC (IRE) 18/09/2021 Royal Randwick Bumped on jumping. Raced keenly in the middle stages. 8 YIYI11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Overraced in stages.

Race 2: 1 HAMOGANY 12/09/2021 Dubbo Raced in restricted room approachin­g the winning post. 2 YULONG BASE (USA) 4/09/2021 Royal Randwick From a wide barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages. 5 RED HOT CHILLYPINS (NZ) 27/08/2021 Gosford Shortly after start was crowded between rnrs. Shifted behind rnrs from the wide barrier. A post-race vet exam revealed the mare to be slow to recover. 7 CHEWIE TWO 13/09/2021 Tamworth Slow to begin then tightened for room. Raced wide without cover throughout. 8 LORD DESANIMAUX 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Slow to begin. 9 THE FOSSIL 13/09/2021 Tamworth On straighten­ing was bumped on the hindquarte­rs. 10 CHASE MY CROWN 4/09/2021 Newcastle Held up rounding the home turn, then between the 400m and 150m, when inclined to lay in, had difficulty securing a narrow run. Disappoint­ed for a run near the 150m, before being directed inwards passing the 100m to secure completely clear running. Continued to lay in in the run to finish and over the final strides was unable to be fully tested when awkwardly positioned close to heels. 13 NEWTOWN BRAVEHEART 11/09/2021 Goulburn Raced keenly in the middle stages and hung out straight. 14 YOU ARE KING 13/09/2021 Moruya Raced keenly in the middle stages. 15 KERMATIN 13/09/2021 Moruya Crowded on jumping soon after the start 18 THE DARK KNIGHT 2/09/2021 Muswellbro­ok Slow to begin. 20 WESTGROVE 13/09/2021 Moruya COT: To lead; led.

Race 3: 1 CUBAN ROYALE 4/09/2021

Royal Randwick COT: To be ridden further forward; settled off pace. Shifted in at the start and bumped. 2 EXCELTIC 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Began only fairly. Bumped rounding the home turn. 3 RUBY TUESDAY 1/09/2021 Kensington Began awkwardly. 4 CATAPULT 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange When qst re riding over the final 500m, rdr std no specific instructio­ns given but had anticipate­d settling back in the field. Std from 600m followed rnr into event, but was forced wider on straighten­ing when another rnr shifted out. Std as a result mnt improved to the inside where he became held up. Std he was then obliged to wait for a run to appear, and near the 200m shifted outwards, however was unable to do so fully when another runner shifted that position. Added fully test mnt until inside the 50m. 5 BAROSSA ROSA 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Shifted out near the 400m. 6 DALAALAAT 11/09/2021 Rosehill Near the 400m was steadied momentaril­y to avoid heels. 10 ROCK MY WAND 28/08/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Rdr reported mnt was inclined to lay out when racing in the lead. 11 EITHER OAR 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Rdr reported that mare raced too keenly in the lead and was left without a finishing effort. 12 OBVIOUS STEP 15/09/2021 Kensington Raced keenly throughout the middle stages. 13 REBUKES 11/09/2021 Goulburn When questioned re tactics adopted on the mare which led today, rdr advised he was instructed to take up a forward position. He added the instructio­ns were the same as those issued at its last start when he rode mare Bathurst on 23/8/21, however on that occasion, and as evidenced in the Stewards Report from that day, mare had suffered interferen­ce soon after the start and settled further back than was planned. 14 LOVEMETEND­ER 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange COT: To be ridden more forward; settled on pace.

Race 4: 3 FUN FACT 18/09/2021 Royal Randwick Raced wide and without cover until passing the 1200m. 4 YOUNG RASCAL (FR) 18/09/2021 Royal Randwick On jumping shifted out and made contact. 6 NO COMPROMISE (NZ) 17/09/2021 Newcastle COT: To be ridden further forward; settled on pace. Rdr permitted to ride 0.5kg over allotted weight. Held up rounding the home turn and near the 350m was disappoint­ed for clear running. Shifted inwards to improve, however near the 150m became held up behind another runner, before being shifted outwards approachin­g the 100m to secure completely clear running, where it closed its race off strongly. 7 CRIMINAL CODE 17/09/2021 Newcastle Rdr permitted to ride 1kg over allotted weight.

Slow to begin. Held up rounding the home turn and in the early part of straight. 8 SKYMAX (GER) 14/08/2021 Kembla Grange A post-race vet exam rev no abs. 9 PESTO (GB) 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Bumped on jumping. 10 TORRENS 17/09/2021 Newcastle Raced wide and without cover for the majority of the race. 11 SOUND OF CANNONS (GB) 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Bumped on jumping. From a wide barrier was shifted behind rnrs in the early stages. Overraced in the middle stages. 12 MASTER SHUHOOD (IRE) 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange When questioned re riding from the 700m, and whether there was an opportunit­y to improve position, rdr std he was able secure a position behind the eventual winner, and when another rnr improved at the 700m he felt it too early to commence improving at that stage. Std when this rnr improved to his outside, his mnt began to race keenly and had to be steadied from heels. Added he elected to follow eventual winner rounding the home turn, and believes his mnt was afforded its opportunit­y to win the race.

Race 5: 2 HOME AFFAIRS 27/03/2021 Rosehill Gardens Bumped on jumping. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs. 3 PAULELE 28/08/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange On jumping was crowded. 4 KING OF SPARTA 4/09/2021 Royal Randwick When caught wide and without cover raced keenly throughout the middle stages. 5 MAOTAI 28/08/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Raced wide and without cover until approachin­g the 600m. 7 TRISTATE 8/09/2021 Gosford Began awkwardly, shifted out and made contact. Shifted ground under pressure in the straight. 8 HOLSTEIN 31/03/2021 Warwick Farm On jumping, was bumped and carried wider. 9 VINDICATIO­N 1/09/2021 Kensington Rdr std that he was issued with no specific instructio­ns today other than to have mnt travel where comfortabl­e. He added after mnt began well, and when rnrs positioned to his inside did not show intent lead, he elected to allow mnt to improve and cross the lead, rather than risk being caught wide and without cover. 11 A VERY FINE RED 15/09/2021 Kensington COT: To be ridden conservati­vely from a wide barrier; settled back. Began awkwardly, shifted out and made contact and was then shifted behind rnrs in the early stages. 12 MISS OSTEND 7/08/2021 Royal Randwick Shifted out on jumping and bumped.

Race 6: 2 BEST OF DAYS (GB) 4/09/2021 The Valley Raced wide and without cover from the 700m. 3 ARCHEDEMUS 28/08/2021 Caulfield Over the concluding stages was steadied. 5 RELOADED 11/09/2021 Doomben Slow to begin 7 ALL SAINTS’ EVE (NZ) 4/09/2021 Royal Randwick Rdr permitted to ride 0.5kg over its allotted weight. Began only fairly. 8 DISCHARGED 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Shifted out over the concluding stages. 10 LOVE TAP 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange COT: To be ridden more forward; settled on pace.

Race 7: 1 FORBIDDEN LOVE 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Began awkwardly and shortly after shifted in and made contact with the hindquarte­r of another rnr, was then shifted behind rnrs in the early stages from its wide barrier. 2 ENTRIVIERE (NZ) 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Shifted out on jumping. Lost its off-fore plate during running. 3 MADAM ROUGE 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Over the concluding stages was placed in restricted room 4 NIMALEE 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Began only fairly and from the outside barrier then was shifted behind rnrs in the early stages. 5 FITUESE 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange From a wide barrier was shifted behind rnrs in the early stages. 7 ALL SAINTS’ EVE (NZ) 4/09/2021 Royal Randwick Rdr permitted to ride 0.5kg over its allotted weight. Began only fairly. 8 ALL HALLOWS’ EVE (NZ) 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange After being slow to begin then was tightened and made contact with another rnr. 9 ICEBATH (NZ) 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Shortly after the start shifted in slightly and made contact with another rnr. From a wide barrier was shifted behind rnrs in the early stages 11 RUBY TUESDAY 1/09/2021 Kensington Began awkwardly. 12 PIPPALI 8/09/2021 Gosford From a wide barrier was shifted behind rnrs in the early stages. Commenced to overrace throughout the early stages.

Race 8: 3 CAPTIVANT 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Rdr reported that subsequent to the race his mnt experience­d some breathing issues that gave him the impression it may have got its tongue back during the race. A postrace vet exam revealed no abs. 4 HILAL 11/09/2021 Flemington Overraced in the early and middle stages. 5 IN THE CONGO

Rosehill At Kembla Grange Began awkwardly, shifted in and made contact with another rnr. 6 TIGER OF MALAY 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange On jumping shifted out and bumped. 7 REMARQUE 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Rdr permitted to ride 1kg over the allotted weight. Raced keenly in the early stages when being restrained to find cover. 9 ROYALZEL 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Overraced in the middle stages. Shifted its off-fore plate during running. 10 COASTWATCH 28/08/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Rdr permitted to ride 0.5kg over the allotted weight. 11 MORIDAN 15/09/2021 Kensington Shortly after the start, was taken out before making contact and becoming unbalanced. 12 JAMAEA 4/09/2021 Royal Randwick From a wide barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages. 13 STARTANTES 11/09/2021 Doomben Inclined to lay in when placed under pressure from the 250m.

Race 9: 1 SUBTERRANE­AN 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange COT: To be ridden more conservati­vely; settled mid-field. Bumped shortly after jumping. Overraced throughout the early and middle stages. 2 HEAD OF STATE 15/09/2021 Kensington Began awkwardly then from a wide barrier was shifted behind rnrs in the early stages. Between the 200m and the 100m, laid out under pressure. 3 ARNAQUEUR 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange From the 400m to the 300m was held up for clear running. 4 ALEGRON 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Blundered on jumping. When being shifted to the inside of rnrs near the 250m in toward the running rail resulting its rdr having to stop riding to correct mnt. 5 DARK REBEL 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange COT: To be ridden more forward; settled worse than mid-field. Began very awkwardly and shortly after made contact with the hindquarte­r of another rnr. 6 PROFONDO 1/09/2021 Kensington On jumping, was bumped and became unbalanced. 8 AKAHATA (NZ) 17/09/2021 Newcastle Slow to begin. Raced wide and without cover throughout the event. Laid in under pressure in home straight. 9 FRENCH EMPEROR 11/09/2021 Goulburn Hung out from the 700m and ran wider rounding the home turn continued to hang in straight. Trainer was told that a warning would be recorded against the gelding’s racing manners and he said that he now experiment with its gear prior to its next race start. 10 PATTON 16/09/2021 Kembla Grange Approachin­g the 1200m, while racing keenly, had to be restrained when placed awkwardly on heels. Held up rounding the home turn and approachin­g the 400m had to be checked when endeavouri­ng improve into a run between rnrs, where in the opinion of the Stwds there was insufficie­nt room to do so. Rdr was advised to ensure is sufficient room to improve when attempting similar manoeuvres in the future. 11 SATIRICAL GLORY 7/09/2021 Scone Raced keenly in the early stages getting its head up. 12 NOTIONS 9/09/2021 Hawkesbury Became awkwardly positioned on heels when making the turn leaving the 1100m. Laid out under pressure in early part of straight. 13 ACHIRA 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Shortly after the start was bumped and taken wider, and then shifted behind rnrs in early stages from its wide barrier. 14 STRAY 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange From the outside barrier was shifted behind rnrs in the early stages. 16e MONEY FROM THE SKY 1/09/2021 Kensington When questioned re poor performanc­e, rdr std after settling towards rear, mnt travelled well in early & mid stages. Std after shifting out rounding h/turn, when placed under pressure, mnt did not let down as expected & was very disappoint­ing in its failure to close off. A post-race vet exam rev colt be slow to recover. Tnr adv disappoint­ment in colt today & felt it had derived benefit from debut performanc­e, but it raced flat today. Tnr since reported that a vet exam, including blood tests, revealed no abs, & adv the intention will be to give the colt a freshen up before racing again.

Race 10: 2 ELLSBERG 12/06/2021 Eagle Farm Raced three wide in the early stages. 3 CRISTAL BREEZE (IRE) 4/09/2021 Royal Randwick From outside barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages. 4 ALL HALLOWS’ EVE (NZ) 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange After being slow to begin then was tightened and made contact with another rnr. 5 KIKU 24/04/2021 Royal Randwick When qst, rdr std his intention was to settle midfield, however mnt fractious in the barrier & consequent­ly jumped awkward lost ground, & as a result settled at rear of field. Std leaving 600m he commenced to shift out to start forward move however when another rnr shifted out elected follow avoid being taken wider. Std that did not improve, at the 500m he shifted out whereby he placed mnt under pressure. Added mnt responded to riding in early part of straight but near 100m became one paced where its run then ended. A post-race vet exam rev no abs. 6 ACADEMY 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Lost its near-hind plate during running. 7 VENTURA OCEAN (IRE) 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Bumped on jumping. 8 BULLFINCH (GB) 4/09/2021 Royal Randwick From a wide barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages. 9 NIGHT OF POWER (IRE) 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange Began awkwardly, shifted in and made contact with another rnr. Shifted behind rnrs in the early stages. 10 GRACE AND HARMONY (NZ) 5/06/2021 Eagle Farm Passing winning post on the first occasion was steadied when placed in restricted room. 11 WAIRERE FALLS (NZ) 11/09/2021 Rosehill At Kembla Grange COT: To be ridden in a mid-field position; settled worse than mid-field. 13 GRANDE RUMORE (GB) 4/09/2021 Royal Randwick Bumped on jumping. 14 PROMOTIONS 15/09/2021 Kensington A post-race vet exam revealed the gelding to be lame (2/5) in the near hind leg. Tnr rep was told a vet clearance would be required prior to next race/trial. Vet clearance since received.

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