Gosford: Gosford Race Club Ltd Thursday 16, January 2020

Meeting Type: Provincial (TAB MEETING)
 
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Rail Position: True Entire Circuit
Dual Track Meeting: N
Track Type: Turf
Track Condition: Good 4
Weather: Overcast
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Track Information: Ashley Morgan not riding today.
FinalFields Last Published: Thu 16-Jan-20 12:19PM AEDT
Riders must be declared before: Tue 14-Jan-20 12:00PM AEDT
Scratching close: Thu 16-Jan-20 7:30AM AEDT
Total Number of starters for this meeting (including emergencies) 65

Race 1 - 1:25PM CENTRAL COAST GRANITE 4YO & UP MAIDEN PLATE (1100 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 AZOUSTIC 27/12/2019 Gosford Slow to begin. Had difficulty obtaining clear running rounding the home turn. Raced greenly when under pressure in the home straight and over the final 50m could not be fully tested when held up.
5 CARTE BLANCHE 12/10/2019 Kembla Grange Knuckled on jumping. A post-race vet exam rev no abs.
6 HAVELKA 19/12/2019 Wyong From a wide barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages. A post-race vet exam revealed the mare to be displaying heat stress.
7 TAWARET 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park Began awkwardly and shifted in. Inclined to lay in over the concluding stages.
Race 2 - 2:00PM TANTI FINANCIAL SERVICES CLASS 1 & MAIDEN PLATE (1900 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 BRILLIANT MIND 26/12/2019 Royal Randwick Near the 150m was steadied to avoid heels.
2 SWITCHING TO WIN 1/01/2020 Kensington Crowded shortly after the start.
3 THE TOWERS BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 22/12/2019 Taree Began awkwardly and shifted inwards. Raced keenly in the early stages.
4 JUDICATOR 5/01/2020 Wyong On jumping was bumped.
7 ANOTHER SONETTE 3/01/2020 Muswellbrook Slow to begin.
8 MR COSTIGAN 27/12/2019 Canberra Began awkwardly. Over-raced in the early and middle stages.
9 ONEMOREFORLUCK 2/01/2020 Taree Raced wide throughout.
Race 3 - 2:35PM PIRTEK CENRAL COAST 3YO MAIDEN HANDICAP (1600 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 PRINCE OF ARRAGON BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 14/12/2019 Kembla Grange COT: To be ridden further forward; settled off-pace. Near the 200m was accidentally struck across the bridge of its nose by whip.
2 ELON BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 1/01/2020 Kensington From the outside barrier was shifted behind runners, however the gelding raced wide and without cover throughout the event.
3 LORD TROPICANA BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 27/12/2019 Canberra On jumping had to be restrained to avoid a runner which shifted in after knuckling over.
3 LORD TROPICANA BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 11/01/2020 Kembla Grange Declared a late scratching on vet advice after being loaded into barriers became fractious, reared and struck its head. A vet exam revealed the gelding to have swelling to its poll and an abrasion to near side hip. Tnr advised a warning will be placed on its barrier manners and a vet clearance is required prior to racing/trialling again.
4 SHORTAZ BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 5/01/2020 Wyong Approaching the winning post had to be eased when placed to the inside of rnr.
5 MISS JAPAN (JPN) 26/12/2019 Beaumont Newcastle Reared as the start was effected and lost ground (3L).
6 STRANGE CHARM The Championships ContenderBOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 1/01/2020 Kensington When questioned re riding in the straight, in particular as to whether there was an opportunity to improve to the outside sooner than what he did, rdr std that after following another rnr into the straight, he felt that rnr shift out at the 400m and as a consequence his first decision was to endeavour to obtain a run to its inside. Std when that rnr straightened he was unable to continue to improve to its inside, so at the 300m he directed mnt to the outside of that rnr whereby it secured clear running. Stwds advised rdr better option would have been to come to the outside on straightening.
7 DIZZY DAWN BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 26/12/2019 Royal Randwick After beginning awkwardly was then shifted behind runners in the early stages from its wide barrier.
8 HOSTAGE OF WAR 5/01/2020 Wyong Overraced in the early stages when being restrained to obtain a position with cover.
10 AEECEE DYNASTY (NZ) BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 7/01/2020 Mudgee Slow to begin. Rounding the home turn was disappointed for a run. Near the 200m had to be checked when crowded. Protest against 2nd dismissed.
12 ROMANY BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 5/01/2020 Wyong Slow to begin.
Race 4 - 3:10PM PLUIM GROUP CLASS 2 HANDICAP (1600 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 HIGHJACKER 7/01/2020 Kembla Grange After being slow to begin was shifted behind runners in the early stages from the outside barrier.
2 BLACK STAR BOWIE 3/01/2020 Muswellbrook Passing the 1200m was crowded and carried in onto another rnr.
3 NOTABADHARADA (NZ) 5/01/2020 Wyong Bumped on jumping. Approaching the 100m was disappointed for a run and was obliged to shift in abruptly to obtain clear running. Approaching the winning post was placed in restricted room.
5 PEACE OF MIND 7/01/2020 Kembla Grange Approaching the 1000m was steadied from heels.
Race 5 - 3:45PM BIG BOY NANAS CLASS 1 HANDICAP (1200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 CANYONERO 26/12/2019 Royal Randwick In the middle stages commenced to race fiercely, ran out making the turn near the 800m and refused to settle, resulting in it taking up a position outside the leader. When giving ground in the straight was steadied to avoid heels. Tnr advised gelding is required to barrier trial prior to racing again. Since passed barrier trial at Warwick Farm 2/1/2020.
2 DEEPFIELD’S RAINE BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 15/12/2019 Hawkesbury From its wide barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages. Passing the 600m when racing keenly had to be eased and shifted out to avoid heels.
3 RIVERSIDE’S CASH BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 7/01/2020 Mudgee Bumped shortly after the start. Laid out over the concluding stages.
4 SOCIAL SMILE 1/01/2020 Kensington Began awkwardly. Laid in when under pressure in the straight and proved difficult to ride out.
5 TEREKA 31/07/2019 Warwick Farm Began awkwardly.
7 CHELSEA REIGN BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 15/12/2019 Hawkesbury Held up from the 400m until passing the 200m and after making contact with rnr was shifted to the outside to secure clear running.
10 COSMIC DELUXE 28/12/2019 Scone Raced wide in the early stages without cover.
Race 6 - 4:20PM SNEDDON BROS PROV & COUNTRY MAIDEN PLATE (1200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
2 DON’T JUDGE ME 23/12/2019 Bathurst Slow to begin. Raced wide and without cover throughout.
5 CAPTAIN SOLO (NZ) 9/08/2019 Tamworth Declared a late scratching on veterinary advice after being fractious and becoming cast in the barriers. Tnr advised must trial prior to racing again. Since passed barrier trial at Wyong 20/12/19.
8 ELOTROLADO 5/01/2020 Wyong Slow to begin.
9 RITZY DIVA 20/04/2019 Clare Hung out under pressure in the home straight. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs.
11 GERWIG BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park The filly, which has not had a race start for an extended period of time, underwent vet exam and deemed suitable to race.
12 ROCKNESS ANGEL BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 16/09/2019 Corowa Rdr reported his mount was inclined to race greenly in the straight. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs.
Race 7 - 4:55PM UNDER THE SOUTHERN STARS @ GOSFORD BENCHMARK 64 HANDICAP (1100 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 LITTLE STEINY 19/12/2019 Wyong Slow to begin.
2 PERIGORD 27/12/2019 Gosford Slow to begin. Held up rounding the home turn.
3 MARTINIQUE 16/10/2019 Warwick Farm Raced fiercely throughout the early and middle stages. Passing the 1000m blundered when being restrained and then continued to overrace in the early and middle stages.
4 DAREDEVIL BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 7/01/2020 Kembla Grange Raced keenly at the heels of a fwd rnr in the early and middle stages and refused to settle.
6 PHOEBE’S LASS 21/12/2019 Beaumont Newcastle When questioned re racing outside leader today, rdr advised he was instructed to ride mnt prominently today.
7 QUICK NICK 5/01/2020 Wyong A post-race vet exam revealed no abs.
9 SOCIAL SMILE 1/01/2020 Kensington Began awkwardly. Laid in when under pressure in the straight and proved difficult to ride out.
10 ISLANDS BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 2/08/2019 Wyong Raced keenly in the early and middle stages. A post-race vet exam of the filly, which failed to finish the race off after enjoying a favourable run throughout the race, revealed no abs.
11 CHELSEA REIGN BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 15/12/2019 Hawkesbury Held up from the 400m until passing the 200m and after making contact with rnr was shifted to the outside to secure clear running.
14 MISS EIMAR 2/01/2020 Taree Carried inwards at the 800m.