Kembla Grange: Illawarra Turf Club Ltd Thursday 23, March 2017

Meeting Type: Provincial (TAB MEETING)
 
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Rail Position: +3m Entire Circuit
Dual Track Meeting: N
Track Type: Turf
Track Condition: Heavy 10
Weather: Overcast
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Track Information:
FinalFields Last Published: Tue 21-Mar-17 1:51PM AEDT
Riders must be declared before: Tue 21-Mar-17 12:00PM AEDT
Scratching close: Thu 23-Mar-17 7:30AM AEDT
Total Number of starters for this meeting (including emergencies) 84

Race 1 - 1:20PM CABBAGE TREE HOTEL CLASS 2 HANDICAP (2000 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 CANNON RUN BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 8/03/2017 Warwick Farm Slow to begin.
2 CROSLEY HOTSHOT 13/03/2017 Hawkesbury COT - To be ridden more forward; settled handy. Near 300m was hampered. Approaching the winning post raced in restricted room.
3 STORM SYSTEM 22/02/2017 Rosehill Gardens Rdr std, trav fair early & with mod tempo after 1800m did not work into race as liked. Added when another went fwd & generated speed into race from 1500m was under heavy pressure, struggled from that point & was a beaten horse, compounded noticeable in run home & desisted from riding geld thereafter. Post race vet exam rev no abs other than abraded bumper. Trn std may not have backed up, worked well & could offer no exp for perf. Vet clearance since received & passed trial Rosehill 13/3/17.
4 CAMBAGE The Championships ContenderBOBS Bonus Scheme 8/03/2017 Warwick Farm Slow and bumped on jumping.
5 LOOKIN’ AT YOU 10/03/2017 Kembla Grange 3rd past post - protest 4 v 3, upheld.
7 TRYING 7/03/2017 Wagga Slow to begin.
Race 2 - 1:55PM ALBION PARK CELLARS 3YO BENCHMARK 65 HANDICAP (1200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 AUSTRALIANA BOBS Bonus Scheme 8/03/2017 Warwick Farm Rdr advised had intended to lead, but after mount knuckled badly on jumping was unable to comply with inst. Add whilst had cover three wide in middle stages travelled comfortably but was obliged to make a run from 600m & in his view was not suited racing back in field as horse is somewhat one paced. Post race vet exam revealed geld to be lame in near fore-leg. Vet clearance rec'd. Co-Trn advised has progressed well since last start and would now cont with prep.
3 TRAVANCORE (NZ) 8/03/2017 Warwick Farm Slow to begin.
4 CAN’T FIND SNIPPY BOBS Bonus Scheme 15/02/2017 Royal Randwick COT - Intention to ride quieter; settled back.
5 TIRONE MISS BOBS Bonus Scheme 8/03/2017 Warwick Farm Made contact with another runner on jumping. Rider advised that the filly raced somewhat greenly throughout, however was never comfortable on today's heavy track conditions and failed to run on. A post race vet exam revealed a poor post race recovery.
Race 3 - 2:35PM CIBO CAFE PIZZERIA & BRASSERIE 2YO HANDICAP (1200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
2 STAR SENSATION The Championships ContenderBOBS Bonus Scheme 4/03/2017 Royal Randwick Made contact with another runner at the start.
7 GRAND THEFT AUTO BOBS Bonus Scheme 22/02/2017 Rosehill Gardens Near 150m was steadied when crowded.
8 MISS DELAGO ROSE BOBS Bonus Scheme 2/03/2017 Hawkesbury Laid in under pressure rounding the home turn.
Race 4 - 3:10PM COLLEGIANS BENCHMARK 65 HANDICAP - HEAT OF THE RISING STAR (1200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
2 VIRGILIO BOBS Bonus Scheme 26/02/2017 Nowra Rdr std instr to be positive and rode forward and when of view Rnr would cross and lead anticip settle outside it. Added when did not cross he attempted to restrain to obtain pos one out and one back but when another Rnr then improved to his inside he was then left racing wide without cover for the remainder of the race. Added that as speed was genuine, to push forward and lead and cross, he would have had to make too much effort on his mount.
7 MIDNIGHT RIDE 10/03/2017 Kembla Grange Began awkwardly.
Race 5 - 3:45PM PURE BLONDE PREMIUM MID MAIDEN PLATE (1300 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
2 WILD FIVE (NZ) 13/03/2017 Hawkesbury Hung in inside the 100m, rider momentarily lost the use of his near-side rein near the 25m. Rdr std, rounding h/turn had trailing pos behind runner & on straightening elected to shift to outside of that runner's heels rather than improve to inside where felt going was inferior. Added mount raced greenly & was reluctant to improve between runner & as a result was obliged to shift back to inside of heels in order to improve.
3 CAISSON PLATOON BOBS Bonus Scheme 26/02/2017 Nowra Slowly away.
5 ONEMORE WARRIOR BOBS Bonus Scheme 10/03/2017 Kembla Grange Slow to begin. Near 300m was steadied when tightened for room.
10 POET’S EDITION The Championships ContenderBOBS Bonus Scheme 18/02/2017 Goulburn Began awkwardly and was hampered shortly after.
Race 6 - 4:25PM BEDE MURRAY PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIPS QUALIFIER (1400 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 ALL BUT GONE 23/02/2017 Wyong Held up for some distance approaching the 400m and shortly after straightening was momentarily crowded. Was then held up over the final 200m and did not obtain clear running.
3 BERETTA 23/02/2017 Wyong Rider stated was instructed to settle in a forward position, however after striking interference at start was obliged to settle further back. Stated when tempo slackened in middle stages, although trailing a favoured runner, bearing in mind was further back than intended elected to shift wider after the 800m & allow gelding to improve without placing it under pressure. Stated although wide without cover gelding was positioned close to leaders when placed under pressure.
7 DARTS AWAY 23/02/2017 Wyong Bumped shortly after the start.
8 ECHO EFFECT 18/02/2017 Rosehill Gardens Bumped with another runner on jumping.
9 LOUIE SEA KAY 21/01/2017 Royal Randwick Approaching the 800m commenced to overrace & continued to do so throughout the middle stages.
10 CALABASAS BOBS Bonus Scheme 25/02/2017 Beaumont Newcastle Rider reported that his mount was inclined to lay in throughout the event and as a consequence proved difficult to ride out in the straight.
11 BROTHER IN ARMS 2/03/2017 Hawkesbury Began only fairly.
13 MARYORE 8/03/2017 Warwick Farm Near 600m was steadied when crowded for room.
14 STAR REFLECTION 2/03/2017 Hawkesbury Shifted out abruptly on jumping. Laid in in the straight.
17e ALERT BY SEA 10/03/2017 Kembla Grange Passing 900m was steadied away from heels.
18e BAO ZHENG 23/02/2017 Wyong Began awkwardly. Laid in rounding the turn near the 400m.
19e VIRGILIO BOBS Bonus Scheme 26/02/2017 Nowra Rdr std instr to be positive and rode forward and when of view Rnr would cross and lead anticip settle outside it. Added when did not cross he attempted to restrain to obtain pos one out and one back but when another Rnr then improved to his inside he was then left racing wide without cover for the remainder of the race. Added that as speed was genuine, to push forward and lead and cross, he would have had to make too much effort on his mount.
20e FLEETING STRYKE The Championships Contender 10/03/2017 Kembla Grange Began awkwardly. Approaching the first turn had to be steadied away from heels.
Race 7 - 5:05PM THE MARLOW HOTEL GROUP MAIDEN HANDICAP (1600 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 RAISE AN ARMY BOBS Bonus Scheme 21/02/2017 Hawkesbury Rdr std, although mount raced wide & without cover for majority of event, the colt raced dour & in his opinion is looking for additional ground. A post race vet exam did not reveal any abs.
4 TSUBAME 23/02/2017 Wyong Raced wide without cover for the majority of the race.
5 BAYSA (NZ) 25/02/2017 Beaumont Newcastle COT: To be ridden further forward. Application to have filly declared a non-runner denied when it was established that the filly got its head up simultaneously with the start being effected then struck its head on the nearside front gate, reared and dislodged its rider. Post-race vet exam - no abnormalities. Since trialled.
6 GRACIOUSNESS BOBS Bonus Scheme 2/03/2017 Hawkesbury Crowded on jumping.
7 JOY FOREVER BOBS Bonus Scheme 2/03/2017 Hawkesbury COT - To be ridden further forward; settled off pace. Bumped near the 100m.
9 STARLANDER 7/03/2017 Wagga Slow to begin.
10 COUNTY CORK 10/03/2017 Kembla Grange When qst re leading, rdr std, was instructed to ride mount with cover but when it began well he immediately eased, however, when mount was unable to be restrained sufficiently enough to gain cover & when caught very wide on track elected to press forward, cross & lead to avoid covering additional ground. Added once obtained lead near 1000m raced keenly.
12 TARAKONA BOBS Bonus Scheme 13/03/2017 Queanbeyan Slow to begin.
13 USENA BOBS Bonus Scheme 10/03/2017 Kembla Grange Slow to begin. Over the concluding stages had to be restrained after improving quickly on heels.
Race 8 - 5:40PM THE WILLIAM BEACH BRASSERIE BENCHMARK 78 HANDICAP (1600 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
4 COLOUR OF MONEY 2/03/2017 Hawkesbury Bumped on jumping.
6 RETALIATION BOBS Bonus Scheme 23/02/2017 Wyong Rider stated gelding travelled well throughout early and mid stages in a favourable position. Stated passing 800m felt gelding was a winning chance, however when tempo increased from 600m gelding became immediately under pressure & commenced to weaken noticeably under riding. Added over final 300m, when out of contention and had concerns with gelding's action, he eased it down. Post-race vet exam - no abnormalities. Must trial PTNRS. Since trialled Randwick 7/3/17.
7 STORM SYSTEM 22/02/2017 Rosehill Gardens Rdr std, trav fair early & with mod tempo after 1800m did not work into race as liked. Added when another went fwd & generated speed into race from 1500m was under heavy pressure, struggled from that point & was a beaten horse, compounded noticeable in run home & desisted from riding geld thereafter. Post race vet exam rev no abs other than abraded bumper. Trn std may not have backed up, worked well & could offer no exp for perf. Vet clearance since received & passed trial Rosehill 13/3/17.
11 COURTLY 9/03/2017 Muswellbrook Missed the start (2L).