Canterbury Park: Australian Turf Club Friday 17, January 2020

Meeting Type: Metro (TAB MEETING)
 
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Rail Position: +3m Entire
Dual Track Meeting: N
Track Type: Turf
Track Condition: Soft 7
Weather: Showers
Penetrometer: 5.68
Track Information:
FinalFields Last Published: Fri 17-Jan-20 10:09AM AEDT
Riders must be declared before: Wed 15-Jan-20 12:00PM AEDT
Scratching close: Fri 17-Jan-20 10:00AM AEDT
Total Number of starters for this meeting (including emergencies) 66

Race 1 - 6:15PM SCHWEPPES HANDICAP (1100 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 AZOUSTIC 16/01/2020 Gosford Began only fairly and shortly after the start was hampered. Near the 600m after improving to the outside of another rnr was then forced wider on the track by that rnr.
2 KUZCO LAD 2/08/2019 Wyong A post-race vet exam revealed the colt, which lost its near-fore plate, to have sustained a minor laceration to the nearside hock.
5 CRACKING MO BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 19/12/2019 Wyong Raced keenly in the early stages and then near the 600m, when continuing to race keenly, improved onto heels and shifted out abruptly. A post-race vet exam revealed the gelding to have been galloped on the off-hind leg.
6 DETERGE BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park Shortly after the start had to be steadied when crowded. Raced wide and without cover throughout the event.
7 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.
8 OUR FRAULEIN BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 21/08/2019 Canterbury Park From the outside barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages. Near the 50m was momentarily hampered.
9 PURE FAITH 14/06/2019 Goulburn Post race vet exam revealed no abnormalities.
10 VOL PRIVE 4/12/2019 Gosford Slow to begin and then was crowded shortly afterwards. From a wide barrier was then shifted behind runners in the early stages. Raced keenly in the middle stages.
Race 2 - 6:45PM CANTERBURY LEAGUE CLUB HANDICAP (1200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 MISSION WAY BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park COT: To be ridden further forward; led.
6 MAJOR ARTIE BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 26/12/2019 Royal Randwick Over the final 300 metres raced greenly and, near the 200m, ran out resulting in its rider having to correct his mount at that point.
10 COSMIC MISS BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 4/01/2020 Kensington Slow to begin and shortly after the start was hampered.
13e DESERT FLAME BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park When questioned re riding in early stages, rdr std he initially thought he would lead race, bearing in mind how mnt had been ridden in its trials and first race start. However after speaking to connections he was advised to ride mnt with cover, if possible. He std although mnt began well, when he noticed another rnr improve to his outside, he did not continue forward to maintain lead and allowed that rnr to cross whereby he obtained cover near the 700m. Tnr confirmed instructions issued to rdr that it was imperative for filly to obtain position with cover behind leaders.
14e LORD OF WAR BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 26/12/2019 Royal Randwick Near the 700m was steadied from heels. Rider std instructions were to endeavour to find cover and he had anticipated another rnr taking up a more forward position. Std when this rnr jumped only fairly his mnt was caught racing wide and without cover for the majority of the event and this was the principal reason for its failure to finish the race off. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs.
15e LINDEN TREE BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 26/12/2019 Royal Randwick Laid out in the straight and near the 200m became awkward on heels. Lost its off hind plate in running.
16e DISTINCTIVE GLORY BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park From the outside barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages. Hung out making the turn from the 700m until entering the home straight.
Race 3 - 7:15PM FRIDAY NIGHT RACING HANDICAP (1550 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 SELES 11/01/2020 Royal Randwick Began awkwardly. Near the 1200m was steadied to avoid heels.
3 ONDO PASA 8/01/2020 Warwick Farm Raced wide and without cover throughout the event. Approaching the 600m was inconvenienced. Leaving the 450m was taken wider on the track by another rnr. Taken wider rounding the home turn and upon entering the home straight when another rnr shifted out to improve.
5 TASK AND PURPOSE 26/12/2019 Beaumont Newcastle Rdr dropped his whip approaching the 200m.
7 SATIN RAIN The Championships ContenderBOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 1/01/2020 Kensington Began awkwardly and then was bumped. Runner was then shifted behind runners in the early stages from its wide barrier. Near the 300m, shifted to the outside of runner to obtain clear running.
Race 4 - 7:45PM MIRVAC HANDICAP (1100 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 DEEP CRYSTAL BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park Near the 700m got its head up when being restrained in an endeavour to obtain cover behind the eventual leader. Had difficulty obtaining clear running in the early part of the straight before improving into a narrow run passing the 200m. Raced in restricted room approaching the 100m.
3 DE GRAWIN 15/12/2019 Hawkesbury Began awkwardly.
7 MISS ANTICIPATION BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 18/12/2019 Kensington Began awkwardly and lost ground. Raced fiercely through the middle stages. Shifted out when placed under pressure passing the 200m, obliging its rider to switch the whip to the left hand in an endeavour to encourage the filly forward.
9 PLAQUETTE BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 19/12/2019 Wyong Slow to begin and then from a wide barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages. Bumped rounding the home turn.
10 TORSITON The Championships Contender 27/12/2019 Gosford Approaching the 800m was hampered and taken wider by another runner. Raced wide and without cover throughout the event.
12 FATALIE 6/12/2019 Kensington Bumped on jumping. Over-raced in the early stages.
13e OUR FRAULEIN BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 21/08/2019 Canterbury Park From the outside barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages. Near the 50m was momentarily hampered.
Race 5 - 8:15PM TAB HANDICAP (1100 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 RAFHA’S CHOICE 26/12/2019 Royal Randwick Began only fairly. At the 400m was bumped.
2 REVENIRE 28/12/2019 Royal Randwick Began awkwardly and was then crowded and lost ground.
3 INTRINSIC 3/08/2019 Doomben Raced three wide throughout.
4 KAWAIKINI 28/12/2019 Royal Randwick Between the 400m and 200m was held up for clear running.
6 SOUL STAR 28/12/2019 The Valley Slow to begin. Held up for clear running from 400m until passing 250m. Steadied off heels over final stages.
7 MONTE DITTO 1/01/2020 Kensington Began awkwardly, shifted in and made heavy contact and became unbalanced.
8 TESSERA 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park From outside barrier was shifted behind rnrs. When questioned re riding in home straight, in particular reasons he had to check mnt from heels approaching the 200m, rdr std in early stage felt saddle shift back slightly, however this did not place him at a significant disadvantage. Std he placed mnt under pressure rounding home turn & attempted to shift out to obtain clear running, however when a fwd rnr gave ground quickly he shifted to its inside. Added that's when saddle shifted & hampered his ability to maneouvre mnt to avoid rnr's heels resulting in it having to be checked.
Race 6 - 8:45PM BOWERMANS OFFICE FURNITURE HANDICAP (1900 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 HIGH POWER BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 27/12/2019 Gosford From the outside barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages.
5 CALIFORNIAFIREBIRD 28/12/2019 Royal Randwick Between the 400m and the 150m was held up for clear running.
7 CISCO BAY BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 1/01/2020 Kensington Bumped on jumping. From the 400m until the 300m was held up for clear running. A post-race vet exam revealed the gelding to have galloped on the near hind coronet.
8 MAGIC OVER THE BAY BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 8/01/2020 Warwick Farm From a wide barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages.
9 SNIPPETSPEED 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park Bumped in beginning stages. Rdr reported he was instructed to ride mnt prominently, as per its normal racing pattern when racing over similar distances. He said that as mnt can be slow to begin, he was positive on it in the initial stages whereby he was able to improve to race outside the leader passing the winning post on the first occasion.
10 DE VALERA 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park Bumped in initial stages.
12 NEWTOWN BLUEBAG BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 1/01/2020 Kensington From a wide barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages.
13e AUSTRIA (NZ) 1/01/2020 Kensington Slow to begin. Between the 400m and 300m had difficulty securing clear running.
14e GREAT GLEN (GB) 24/12/2019 Wagga Raced wide without cover.
15e KIARRA ROSE BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park From the outside barrier was shifted behind rnrs in the early stages.
16e SPEED HERO BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park From the outside barrier was shifted behind rnrs in early stages.
Race 7 - 9:15PM KIA EVENING STAR (1550 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
3 NIGHT OF POWER (IRE) The Championships Contender 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park After being slow to begin was then hampered.
4 ALL BUT GONE 4/01/2020 Kensington Slow to begin.
6 GROUNDBREAK 8/01/2020 Warwick Farm Shifted behind runners in the early stages from its wide barrier. Raced ungenerously in the early stages when being restrained by its rider in an endeavour to obtain cover.
7 ZEPPELIN 1/01/2020 Kensington Held up for clear running between the 400m and the 300m.
8 SUPREME POLARITY 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park When questioned, rdr std he was instructed to lead. Std however, in the early stages when another rnr improved to his outside he contemplated allowing it to cross his mnt, but when he observed that rdr restraining, he allowed mnt to continue to improve to the inside of that rnr. Added although he had established a margin on main body of the field, he felt the tempo set through this section of the race was not excessive. Added he placed mnt under pressure approaching the 400m to ensure he maintained margin on the field whereby mnt maintained its finishing effort to the line.
10 RINVIATA (NZ) 24/12/2019 Wagga Raced keenly in the early and middle stages.
11 WEEKEND AFFAIR 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park Held up rounding the home turn.
12 ZIDANE 26/12/2019 Royal Randwick COT: To be ridden further forward; settled midfield. Slow to begin. From the 350m until near the 250m was held up for clear running before shifting to inside to obtain clear running.
Race 8 - 9:45PM THE AGENCY REAL ESTATE HANDICAP (1250 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
2 GENERAL SOHO 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park Shortly after the start was hampered.
3 BLAZING 26/12/2019 Royal Randwick A post-race vet exam revealed to be lame (1/5) in the near foreleg. Tnr was advised a veterinary clearance will be required before being permitted to race or barrier trial again.
4 COTERIE 4/01/2020 Kensington Rdr stated his intention was to be more forward, but after beginning only fairly he elected to ride mnt more conservatively today to ensure it was not left racing wide and without cover.
5 SANCTIONED 23/11/2019 Kembla Grange Began awkwardly. Raced wide and without cover throughout the event. Lost both front plates in running. A post-race vet exam revealed the gelding to be lame in both front legs and the hoof filler to have torn away from the outside of the off fore hoof. Tnr was advised a vet clearance would be required prior to next race/barrier trial. Vet Clearance since received.
6 HANDFAST 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park When questioned re riding further back, rdr std she was instructed to ride mnt in a forward position, which was similar to those issued for its last start when successful. Added after beginning satisfactorily mnt failed to show sufficient speed in the early stages to race prominently, and as she felt she would be caught three wide without cover had she persisted a forward manoeuver, she eased mnt to take a trailing position passing the 1000m, which resulted in her settling further back than anticipated. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs.
8 BUDDEROO KNIGHT 22/12/2019 Moruya Pulled hard in the early stages and passing the 1000m was allowed to stride to the lead.
9 BUBBLES BALL 28/12/2019 Royal Randwick Began awkwardly and shortly after was hampered slightly.
10 THE MAN 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park The gelding, which had not had a race start for an extended period of time, underwent vet exam and deemed suitable to race. Began only fairly and when being shifted behind rnrs in the early stages raced keenly. Passing the 900m, when continuing to overrace, had to be checked from heels and then was shifted to the outside whereby then raced wide and without cover from this point.
11 NAPSTER (NZ) 3/01/2020 Canterbury Park From a wide barrier was shifted behind rnrs in the early stages. Laid in under pressure in the straight. Approaching the 150m laid in and was bumped.