Grafton: Clarence River Jockey Club Ltd Wednesday 10, July 2019

Meeting Type: Country (TAB MEETING)
 
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Rail Position: True
Dual Track Meeting: N
Track Type: Turf
Track Condition: Soft 6
Weather: Fine
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FinalFields Last Published: Wed 10-Jul-19 10:24AM AEST
Riders must be declared before: Mon 08-Jul-19 12:00PM AEST
Scratching close: Wed 10-Jul-19 7:30AM AEST
Total Number of starters for this meeting (including emergencies) 84

Race 1 - 12:30PM THE ABBEY MOTOR INN RURAL PLATE - CLASS 6 SHOWCASE (2200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 ALBERT OF MONACO 25/06/2019 Hawkesbury Raced keenly in the middle stages. Was held up in the early part of the straight. Passing the 200m, was disappointed for a run. Was then held up until approaching the 100m.
2 PROUD CAPTAIN 30/06/2019 Grafton Bumped on jumping.
3 REAL TIME WARRIOR 30/06/2019 Grafton Slow to begin.
4 JAZZLAND 30/06/2019 Grafton Bumped on jumping. Shifted out under pressure at the entrance to the straight.
7 ATHENA’S VOICE 30/06/2019 Dubbo Slow to begin and shortly after was crowded.
9 UBER COUGAR (NZ) 30/06/2019 Grafton Steadied after improving onto heels near the 1100m. Passing the 500m was eased when tightened for room.
Race 2 - 1:05PM GRAFTON TAXIS 6642 3622 BENCHMARK 66 SHOWCASE HANDICAP (1400 METRES)

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2 PHOBETOR BOBS Bonus Scheme 22/06/2019 Eagle Farm Eased near the 900m to avoid the heels of USMANOV, which shifted in when not fully clear.
3 DUSTMAN 21/06/2019 Coffs Harbour Not tested over the final 200m when a beaten horse. A post race veterinary examination of the gelding did not reveal any abnormality.
4 SORNJA 15/06/2019 Aquis Park Gold Coast Passing the 500m bumped on the hindquarters by BLOOMING TYCOON and became unbalanced. Over the final 200m was slightly inconvenienced and forced wider on the track by HEART OF AUSTRALIA which laid out.
6 MISTER SMARTEE 21/06/2019 Coffs Harbour Slow to begin.
10 KIJITO 29/06/2019 Aquis Park Gold Coast Approaching the 900m raced in restricted room and was then bumped and steadied when tightened by ANNIHILATION, which was taken in by ADDICTED. Shortly after KIJITO shifted in of its own accord and became awkwardly placed at the heels of HEART OF AUSTRALIA.
Race 3 - 1:40PM HERB BLANCHARD HAULAGE CG&E CLASS 2 HANDICAP (1100 METRES)

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1 MARMARIS BOBS Bonus Scheme 22/05/2019 Canterbury Park When q’d, rdr advised had been asked to ride the geld conservatively, if possible. Add although there was an opportunity to improve pos to make up ground inside another rnr in middle stages, was reluctant to do so as this would have required some use of the geld, & as the geld was resuming, considered the better option was to have cover & allow that rnr to take him into the event. Add for this reason he elected to trail that rnr until on straightening. Add immediately placed the geld under pressure & the geld closed the race off well.
2 IMPULSIVE MANEUVER 21/06/2019 Coffs Harbour Eased from heels near the 800m. Raced wide, without cover, throughout the early and middle stages. Laid out under pressure approaching and passing the 200m.
3 VACATE 17/05/2019 Grafton Blundered shortly after the start.
4 MISTER SPINKS 27/01/2019 Kilcoy Tightened for room on jumping away.
5 NICK THE SKIP BOBS Bonus Scheme 15/06/2019 Aquis Park Gold Coast Began awkwardly.
6 DOCTOR ON ICE 12/06/2019 Doomben Jumped away awkwardly. Raced four wide throughout.
8 WESTERN ALLIANCE 13/12/2018 Coffs Harbour Raced wide throughout.
10 CHAOS BALL 15/04/2019 Grafton Off side bubble cheeker was dislodged prior to the event. Began awkwardly and buffeted between runners shortly after. Bumped near the 900m. Raced very wide in the early and middle stages. Passing the 600m commenced to hang in and continued down the straight and was unable to be tested. Has since been cleared to resume racing.
11 SCKAM (NZ) 12/03/2019 Coffs Harbour Raced wide from the 800m.
Race 4 - 2:15PM WINNING EDGE PRESENTATIONS CLASS 2 SHOWCASE HANDICAP (1600 METRES)

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4 MY DREAM LOVER 13/06/2019 Lismore Bumped and unbalanced shortly after the start.
6 MALAWI GOLD 26/06/2019 Eagle Farm Raced three wide without cover throughout. Steadied over the concluding stages when tight to the inside of PLITVICE, which laid outwards under pressure, and SLOW HANDS, which laid inwards slightly.
7 MEDICINE BALL 21/06/2019 Coffs Harbour Inclined to pull in the middle stages.
8 AT WITZ END BOBS Bonus Scheme 30/06/2019 Grafton A post race veterinary examination of the colt did not reveal any abnormality.
10 DELAYED RESPONSE BOBS Bonus Scheme 30/06/2019 Grafton Near the 900m was steadied and shifted out after improving onto heels. Near the 500m was eased after improving into restricted racing room.
14 LUBYOUFOREVER 3/07/2019 Ipswich Became awkwardly placed at heels shortly after the start and had to be steadied. Had to be steadied approaching the winning post when racing in restricted room to the inside of DELFUEGO.
Race 5 - 2:50PM JACARANDA HOTEL COUNTRY SHOWCASE MAIDEN PLATE (1000 METRES)

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1 GRAND ASSET 25/09/2018 Grafton Bumped on jumping. Raced wide in the early and middle stages.
2 GUS LIGHTNING 21/06/2019 Coffs Harbour Bumped shortly after the start. Approaching the 900m was steadied when buffeted heavily between runners. Inclined to overrace and hang out in the middle stages.
3 MAGIC SCENT 4/07/2019 Gatton Shifted out shortly after the start. Inconvenienced approaching the 100m.
4 MASPOETA BOBS Bonus Scheme 2/06/2019 Murwillumbah Raced wide, with cover, in the early and middle stages.
5 MATELLO 28/02/2019 Ballina Raced greenly down the straight.
6 MIRACLE KNIGHT 21/06/2019 Coffs Harbour Eased when tightened for room passing the 600m.
7 MORINGA’S HIEMIE 21/06/2019 Coffs Harbour Raced wide, with cover, throughout early & middle stages. Pulled middle stages. Laid in down straight & proved difficult to ride with full vigour. When quest re not riding into forward posn early, rdr stated he was inst to settle behind leaders. Rdr stated he did not ride with vigour early as he expected to ride to inst however runner to inside did not improve as anticipated & mount was caught wide. Rdr stated he eased back to obtain cover & runner in advance shuffled his mount further back when weakened in middle stages. Explanation accepted.
8 AMBERLE 12/04/2019 Port Macquarie Slow to begin. Laid in under pressure in the home straight.
10 QUEEN GINA BOBS Bonus Scheme 21/06/2019 Coffs Harbour Laid out down the straight and proved difficult to ride with full vigour.
11 RUNAMUK 24/05/2019 Casino Checked from heels rounding the first turn. Rdr dropped whip near 100m.
12 TEJAAN BOBS Bonus Scheme 13/06/2019 Lismore Raced wide, without cover, throughout the early and middle stages.
13 TEXAS TARGET 21/06/2019 Coffs Harbour Raced wide, with cover, throughout the early and middle stages.
14 IN A STEP BOBS Bonus Scheme 21/06/2019 Coffs Harbour Bumped and unbalanced shortly after the start.
16e SARA MAN 13/04/2019 Aquis Park Gold Coast Difficult to load. Warning placed on barrier manners. Slow to begin. Overraced in the early stages.
16e SARA MAN 2/06/2019 Murwillumbah Late Scr - refused to load. To trial PTNS. Trialled Beaudesert 1/7/19.
17e SAY SEVENA 10/06/2019 Ballina Blundered on jumping. Raced wide, with cover, throughout the early and middle stages.
18e I’M FLUENT BOBS Bonus Scheme 15/04/2019 Grafton Eased after improving onto heels near the 900m. Rounding the home turn became held up on heels and was unable to be fully tested until near the 200m.
Race 6 - 3:25PM TURSA GRAFTON GUINEAS QUALITY (1600 METRES)

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4 CHARMED PRINCESS BOBS Bonus Scheme 30/06/2019 Grafton Slow to begin and hampered shortly after. Hampered near the 900m. Shifted out under pressure over the final 100m.
5 DULETTE 29/06/2019 Rosehill Gardens Approaching the 1000m, while continuing to race wide, improved its position and travelled prominently, however, continued to race without cover.
8 BLUE COMET BOBS Bonus Scheme 29/06/2019 Sunshine Coast Restrained at the start from a wide barrier to obtain a position closer to the rail.
12 MALAWI GOLD 26/06/2019 Eagle Farm Raced three wide without cover throughout. Steadied over the concluding stages when tight to the inside of PLITVICE, which laid outwards under pressure, and SLOW HANDS, which laid inwards slightly.
13 WOTSIZNAME BOBS Bonus Scheme 30/06/2019 Grafton Pulled approaching and passing the 800m. Momentarily held up on heels near the 200m.
14 AT WITZ END BOBS Bonus Scheme 30/06/2019 Grafton A post race veterinary examination of the colt did not reveal any abnormality.
15 COASTAL PRINCE 16/06/2019 Sunshine Coast Jumped awkwardly and lost ground. Overraced in the middle stages.
16 ORNATE BOBS Bonus Scheme 30/06/2019 Grafton Inclined to overrace in the middle stages.
Race 7 - 4:00PM GDSC RAMORNIE HANDICAP (1200 METRES)

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2 KEEN ARRAY 22/06/2019 Eagle Farm Raced wide throughout.
3 BON AMIS 29/06/2019 Rosehill Gardens When quest regarding disappointing perf, rdr stated that although she was positioned further forward than anticipated, nonetheless was satisfied with the manner in which the gelding travelled and came under pressure before the home turn and finished the race off only fairly. A post-race vet exam rev no abs.
5 CRADLE MOUNTAIN 22/06/2019 Royal Randwick Post-race vet exam revealed horse to be slow to recover.
6 HAUNTED 25/05/2019 Flemington Rider reported gelding raced keenly through early stages with its head up and that approaching the 800m began to hang and from that point, hung in severely, placing him at a disadvantage in riding out the gelding-post-race vet exam failed to reveal any abs and sample taken. Stable foreperson, could offer no explanation for gelding's performance.
7 SNOOPY 2/03/2019 Doomben Had to be eased when tightened for room near the 50m between Sony Legend and Tumbler, which shifted out under pressure
9 TOP STRIKER 29/06/2019 Rosehill Gardens From the outside barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages. Trainer advised that he had asked rider to settle his mount from the outside barrier towards the rear of the field. He said that with the gelding back in distance today it was anticipated that in a race with a fast tempo he would be able to settle in a mid-field position. He said that where possible he will endeavour to have the gelding ridden in a consistent manner contingent on the circumstances.
11 ALBUMIN 15/06/2019 Rosehill Gardens Blundered at the start.
12 MANAYA 29/06/2019 Sunshine Coast Lost its near hind plate in running.
13 FREDDIE FOX TROT 22/06/2019 Eagle Farm Raced wide throughout.
17e VICEROY 22/06/2019 Royal Randwick Shifted in behind rnrs in early stgs from its wide barrier.
20e RAFHA’S CHOICE 19/06/2019 Canterbury Park Bumped on jumping. Raced wide & without cover throughout. When questioned, rdr stated gelding was to be ridden prominently, however after being bumped early did not display natural speed. Added after travelling 200m was apparent he would be wide without cover therefore he elected to restrain gelding in hope to obtain a trailing position. However tempo did not generate as quickly as hoped so was left racing wide & without cover for event duration. When under pressure prior to home turn failed to respond & weakened noticeably over final 150m. Performance deemed unacceptable. Trialled Moruya 28/6
Race 8 - 4:35PM GROUP 1 FEEDS F&M CLASS 2 HANDICAP (1100 METRES)

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2 POLYXENA 15/02/2019 Canterbury Park Shortly after the start became unbalanced when crowded. Near the 150m shifted out and bumped with rnr.
4 DIXIE 21/06/2019 Coffs Harbour Raced wide, without cover, throughout the early and middle stages.
5 LADY CLARE BOBS Bonus Scheme 30/06/2019 Grafton Steadied when tightened between runners on jumping. Passing the 600m became held up on heels and was unable to improve until rounding the home turn. Passing the 100m was steadied when disappointed for a run and went to the line without being tested.
9 TOFFEE DROP 13/06/2019 Lismore Blundered at the first turn.
10 THAT’S MADNESS 22/06/2019 Aquis Beaudesert Held up for clear running until the 150m.
12 SECRETS NO MORE 30/06/2019 Grafton Unable to improve approaching and rounding the home turn when held up on heels.
13 CHAKEELA 22/06/2019 Aquis Beaudesert Tightened for room shortly after jumping. Overrace in the early stages.