Royal Randwick: Australian Turf Club Saturday 15, February 2020

Meeting Type: Metro (TAB MEETING)
 
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Rail Position: +6m Entire
Dual Track Meeting: N
Track Type: Turf
Track Condition: Soft 7
Weather: Fine
Penetrometer: 5.79
Track Information:
FinalFields Last Published: Wed 12-Feb-20 8:24PM AEDT
Riders must be declared before: Wed 12-Feb-20 12:00PM AEDT
Scratching close: Sat 15-Feb-20 7:30AM AEDT
Total Number of starters for this meeting (including emergencies) 120

Race 1 - 12:15PM TAB HIGHWAY HANDICAP (1800 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 HARBOURING 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Rdr reported mnt travelled strongly throughout the early and middle stages after having to make some use of it to take up a forward position. Added when under pressure in the straight mnt made an abnormal respiratory noise and failed to finish race off. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs. Tnr was advised a vet clearance including endoscopic exam is required prior to next race/barrier trial.
2 RITMICO (NZ) 21/01/2020 Wagga Held up from the 450m until passing the 300m.
3 MOUNT BULLA 30/01/2020 Scone Raced wide without cover.
7 MAYAMAN BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 3/02/2020 Dubbo Slow to begin.
8 QUICK SPIN 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Began awkwardly and from a wide barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages.
9 CAP’S BOY 26/01/2020 Wagga Inclined to lay in when placed pressure in the straight.
12 SIR LEO 3/02/2020 Muswellbrook Bumped and became momentarily unbalanced near the 300m.
13e BLINKIN SNAZZY BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 31/01/2020 Taree Stood flatfooted and missed the start (3L). A warning was placed on record. Laid out in the home straight.
14e APACHE JUNCTION 30/01/2020 Scone Shifted out at the entrance to the home straight.
Race 2 - 12:50PM CATANACH'S HANDICAP (2400 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 DARK PEARL (IRE) The Championships Contender 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick From a wide barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages.
2 BIRTH OF VENUS (IRE) The Championships Contender 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Over the final 150m laid in.
3 OUR FUN BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 27/01/2020 Warwick Farm Passing the 300m was accidentally struck across the nose by the whip of another rdr.
4 SHE’S IDEEL The Championships Contender 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Slow to begin.
6 NOTABADHARADA (NZ) 12/02/2020 Warwick Farm Stewards permitted rdr to ride the gelding one kilogram over its allotted weight of 53kg.
7 ETHERIDGE BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 12/02/2020 Warwick Farm Began awkwardly.
Race 3 - 1:25PM RADISSON BLU HOTEL SYDNEY HANDICAP (1000 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
2 CORUSCATE 8/12/2018 Rosehill Gardens Inside the 300m was bumped by a rnr on a number of occasions.
3 BALLER The Championships Contender 30/11/2019 Rosehill Gardens COT: If begins well preference is to be ridden further forward; settled off pace. Rdr permitted to ride 1kg over allotted weight. Raced wide and without cover for the majority of the event. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs.
4 ROYAL WITNESS 18/01/2020 Rosehill Gardens Rdr reported in his opinion mnt did not handle today's track conditions.
5 GOLDFINCH 7/12/2019 Doomben Raced three wide without cover.
7 KINGS OF LEON 14/02/2020 The Valley Vet exam prior to start and was passed fit to start. Slow into stride.
8 SEI STELLA 24/01/2020 The Valley Raced wide throughout.
11 SPIRITUAL PURSUIT 25/01/2020 Royal Randwick Raced wide and without cover throughout the event.
Race 4 - 2:00PM DARLEY LONHRO PLATE (1000 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
2 MISSION RIVER The Championships ContenderBOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 25/01/2020 Royal Randwick Began awkwardly and lost ground. Overraced in the middle stages and near the 800m was steadied to avoid heels. Leaving the 600m was steadied to avoid heels.
3 FIXATED The Championships ContenderBOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 12/02/2020 Warwick Farm Overraced in the middle stages and approaching the 600m was checked to avoid heels. Was also crowded by a rnr in result had to be steadied. Rdr stated that in his opinion the colt failed to handle today's heavy track conditions. A post-race vet exam did not reveal any abs.
4 LAMELO 5/10/2019 Royal Randwick Stood awkwardly in the barriers and was slow to begin. Raced fiercely in middle stages and for some distance passing 700m was checked from heels.
5 JOR EL The Championships ContenderBOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 17/01/2020 Canterbury Park Prior to correct weight, rdr made application to have colt declared a non-runner on the basis it was denied a fair start. After considering the evidence, it was established that as the start was effected, the colt reared despite the efforts of its rdr & assisting barrier attendant, resulting in it losing considerable ground. Stwds formed the view colt was afforded a fair start & deemed it a runner. Tnr advised colt must barrier trial before next race. Since passed trial at Rosehill 28/1/2020.
9 CENTIMENTAL The Championships ContenderBOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick COT: To be ridden further forward; settled midfield. Began awkwardly. Leaving the 800m was steadied when crowded.
10 TICKET TO RIDE The Championships ContenderBOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 25/01/2020 Royal Randwick COT: To be ridden positively; settled worse than midfield. Bumped on jumping. From a wide barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages.
11 SUPREME IDEA The Championships Contender 25/01/2020 Caulfield When questioned re poor performance, rdr stated in his opinion the filly, which had led at its only start, did not appreciate racing amongst other runners. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs.
12 FAYERRA The Championships Contender 25/01/2020 Royal Randwick Began awkwardly, shifted in and made contact with another rnr. Shifted behind runners in the early stages from its wide barrier.
12 FAYERRA The Championships Contender 12/02/2020 Warwick Farm Declared a late scratching on vet advice at the barrier when suffered multiple minor abrasions to both hind legs when contacted heavily in barriers by another rnr which had become cast. Tnr advised a vet clearance is required prior to next race/barrier trial. Vet clearance since received.
13 FALL ON A STAR The Championships ContenderBOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 5/10/2019 Royal Randwick Had some difficulty obtaining clear running between the 400m and 300m. Laid in under pressure in the straight.
14 TIGHT ROPES The Championships Contender 25/01/2020 Royal Randwick Began awkwardly and shifted out. Overraced in the early and middle stages and raced greenly. Held up for clear running between the 400m and the 250m, and when placed under pressure over the final 200m was inclined to lay out and proved difficult to ride.
Race 5 - 2:35PM CELLARBRATIONS SOUTHERN CROSS STAKES (1200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
2 CASCADIAN (GB) The Championships Contender 2/11/2019 Flemington Slow to begin.
3 LANCIATO (NZ) 11/05/2019 Scone Slow to begin.
4 ASHLOR 24/01/2020 The Valley Tnr reported post-race that the gelding showed no signs of being galloped on following the incident at the 100m and subsequently advised it pulled up well following the performance.
5 DESERT LORD The Championships Contender 19/10/2019 Caulfield Commenced to weaken from the 400m. Rdr reported mount failed to respond when under pressure. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs.
8 REIBY’S REGENT 26/01/2020 Wyong Raced wide and without cover throughout the event. Shifted in under pressure in the home straight.
Race 6 - 3:10PM HEINEKEN 3 HANDICAP (1600 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 ATTENTION RUN (GER) The Championships Contender 12/02/2020 Warwick Farm From a wide barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages.
2 LOVE SHACK BABY 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Lost its near fore and near hind plates in running.
3 MONGOLIAN WOLF 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Began only fairly. Stwds inquired into ride over final 600m. Rdr std not issued instructions, but was advised mnt was expected to settle back being first up. Std after travelling in midfield position, preference was to make inside run as he believed this part of track was superior & did not explore option to shift out. Std from 600m mnt was not travelling strongly & although not riding fwd with vigour b/ween the 600m & 400m encouraged mnt with whip. Add on straightening when not able to improve on inside, commenced shift to outside & applied full vigour at the 200m & finished off strongly.
6 MATOWI (NZ) 25/01/2020 Royal Randwick Began only fairly.
7 ATTORNEY (FR) The Championships Contender 3/07/2019 Canterbury Park Slow to begin. Approaching the 200m, when endeavouring to secure clear running to the inside of another rnr, was hampered.
8 NIGHT OF POWER (IRE) The Championships Contender 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Lost its near fore plate in running.
9 ULUSABA 31/08/2019 Rosehill Gardens A post-race vet exam revealed the gelding to be slow to recover. Co-tnr advised that in his opinion the gelding did not appreciate the strong early tempo and was not suited by today's heavy track conditions. Added the stable would now conduct a full veterinary assessment and then make a decision as to whether they would continue with the gelding's preparation. Co-tnr subsequently advised satisfaction with post-race condition and intend continuing with current preparation, however since spelled.
10 MRS MADRID The Championships Contender 28/09/2019 Rosehill Gardens Rdr stated that the mare is better suited on softer track conditions than it experienced today. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs. Tnr confirmed that the mare will now be spelled. Since spelled.
12 DOMED The Championships Contender 25/01/2020 Royal Randwick Slow to begin.
13 MONEGAL 14/02/2020 Canterbury Park Slow to begin.
14 MONSIEUR SISU 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Over the final 100m could not be fully tested when placed close to heels.
Race 7 - 3:50PM TAB LIGHT FINGERS STAKES (1200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 KIAMICHI The Championships Contender 7/09/2019 Royal Randwick COT: To be ridden more forward; settled outside leader. Rdr stated filly travelled comfortably outside leader in a moderately run event but when tempo increased on straightening it did not respond to riding & was disappointing in the manner it weakened in the straight. Post-race vet exam rev no abs. Tnr rep reported filly had pleased in its work leading into the event & could offer no excuse for disappointing performance. Tnr rep subsequently reported satisfaction with post-race condition of filly and intends to continue with current prep.
3 FLIT The Championships Contender 2/11/2019 Flemington Rdr reported filly overraced early and was slightly disappointing. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs. Stable subsequently advised the filly pulled up satisfactorily but will now be spelled.
6 AKARI The Championships Contender 5/11/2019 Flemington Raced four wide and without cover throughout. Carried wider near the 300m.
10 ELECTRIC GIRL The Championships Contender 18/12/2019 Kensington Rdr reported that his saddle shifted back in the early stages placing him at some disadvantage in riding his mount throughout the event.
11 DARLING POINT The Championships Contender 24/09/2019 Wyong Laid out rounding the home turn. Rdr std that he was instructed to obtain a position with cover. Std from a wide barrier, with the slow early tempo of the event, when he was unable to obtain a position with cover, he allowed another rnr to improve forward, whereby the filly assumed a position outside the leader. Added the filly raced keenly throughout the middle stages. Rdr suggested the filly would be better suited by dropping back in distance which would give the filly a better opportunity to travel more comfortably.
Race 8 - 4:30PM AQUIS APOLLO STAKES (1400 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 HAPPY CLAPPER The Championships Contender 19/10/2019 Royal Randwick Raced wide and without cover until near the 1100m when rider allowed the gelding to stride forward and lead.
3 COME PLAY WITH ME The Championships Contender 19/10/2019 Royal Randwick COT: To be ridden prominently; settled outside the leader.
5 HUSH WRITER (JPN) The Championships Contender 2/11/2019 Flemington Raced three wide without cover in the early and middle stages. In the straight laid in.
7 GLENALL The Championships Contender 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Began only fairly.
8 ALIZEE The Championships Contender 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Began only fairly and from a wide barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages.
9 VERRY ELLEEGANT (NZ) The Championships Contender 26/10/2019 The Valley Began awkwardly. Raced keenly in the early and middle stages. Hampered near the 300m and was steadied near the 200m.
10 DANZDANZDANCE The Championships Contender 9/11/2019 Flemington Raced keenly in the early and middle stages. Shifted out near the 150m to obtain clear running and made contact with another runner and as a result was tightened for room having to be checked.
Race 9 - 5:10PM ROBRICK LODGE TRISCAY STAKES (1200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
2 SWEET DEAL The Championships Contender 20/09/2019 Newcastle Rdr permitted to ride 1kg over its allotted weight of 55kg.
3 NOIRE The Championships Contender 16/11/2019 Ladbrokes Park Hillside Slow to begin. Rounding the home turn knuckled on two occasions.
4 FIESTA The Championships Contender 16/11/2019 Newcastle COT: To be ridden further forward; settled off pace. Began awkwardly. Overraced in the early stages.
5 POHUTUKAWA The Championships Contender 2/11/2019 Flemington A post-race vet exam revealed blood present in one nostril. Tnr advised must gallop 1000m in presence of a steward before racing again. Since passed trial at Randwick 23/1/2020.
7 SWEET SCANDAL The Championships Contender 16/11/2019 Ladbrokes Park Hillside Made contact with the fence during its preliminary, underwent a vet exam and was passed suitable to start. Began awkwardly.
9 NOTATION The Championships Contender 19/10/2019 Royal Randwick Rdr advised that in his opinion today's Good (3) surface was too firm for the mare and that she would appreciate a more forgiving track. A post-race vet exam rev no abs. Tnr std that in his view the mare raced a little keen with blinkers back on and, together with today's Good (3) track, was not able to finish the race off as expected. Tnr reported satisfaction with post-race condition but mare has been spelled..
10 DAWN DAWN The Championships Contender 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Shortly after the start was bumped heavily and shortly afterwards had to be steadied when crowded. Raced keenly in the early stages and near the 900m was steadied off heels. Held up for clear running from the 400m to the 150m.
13 LASHES 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Shortly after the start was bumped heavily, then shifted out and made heavy contact with another rnr. Leaving the 1100m was steadied when crowded.
14 SPIRITUAL PURSUIT 25/01/2020 Royal Randwick Raced wide and without cover throughout the event.
Race 10 - 5:50PM SCHWEPPES HANDICAP (1300 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 SIR BACCHUS 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Shortly after the start was bumped. Between the 400m and the 200m was held up for clear running.
2 VEGADAZE The Championships Contender 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Began only fairly. Raced keenly in the middle stages.
5 ROHERYN 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Raced wide and without cover for the majority of the event.
6 PERSUADER 25/01/2020 Sunshine Coast Bumped on jumping.
7 ROYAL CELEBRATION The Championships Contender 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Badly held up for clear running from the 350m to the 50m.
8 NO ESCAPE 18/01/2020 Rosehill Gardens Laid in over the concluding stages.
9 ONSLAUGHT 1/02/2020 Royal Randwick Began awkwardly. On straightening was held up for a short distance before shifting to that rnr's inside to secure clear running. In this incident made contact with the hindquarter of another rnr and became unbalanced.
10 TRAVANCORE (NZ) The Championships Contender 24/08/2019 Royal Randwick Began only fairly and from the outside barrier then was shifted behind runners in the early stages. At the 250m was bumped and taken wider. Protest against winner dismissed.
12 POETIC CHARMER 25/01/2020 Royal Randwick COT: To be ridden further forward; settled off pace.
13e MANHATTAN MIST 14/02/2020 Canterbury Park The gelding, whcih had some difficulty obtaining clear running rounding the home turn then laid in under pressure in the early part of the straight.
14e DIO D’ORO 12/02/2020 Warwick Farm Began awkwardly.