Newcastle: Newcastle Jockey Club Saturday 02, May 2020

Meeting Type: Provincial (TAB MEETING)
 
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Rail Position: +9m Entire
Dual Track Meeting: N
Track Type: Turf
Track Condition: Good 4
Weather: Fine
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FinalFields Last Published: Sat 02-May-20 8:02AM AEST
Riders must be declared before: Thu 30-Apr-20 12:00PM AEST
Scratching close: Sat 02-May-20 7:30AM AEST
Total Number of starters for this meeting (including emergencies) 67

Race 1 - 11:59AM COASTLINE POOLS & SPAS CLASS 1 & MAIDEN PLATE (2350 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 DEVIL DAN (NZ) 24/04/2020 Canberra Over-raced in the middle stages.
2 THINK STRAIGHT BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 15/04/2020 Kensington From the outside barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages.
4 LORD TROPICANA BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 24/04/2020 Canberra Change of tactics: To be ridden more forward; settled worse than mid-field. Passing the 1200m was taken three-wide when a runner had to be shifted out off the heels of another when the pace slackened.
5 UNAMERICAN 16/04/2020 Wyong Began awkwardly, shifted out and made contact with another runner. Raced keenly in the early stages.
6 CATALANIC BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 14/04/2020 Newcastle From wide barrier shifted behind runners in the early stages. Rider reported that his mount travelled well throughout the event and when shifted into clear running rounding the home turn he was confident of its chances, however when placed under pressure it hung in and proved difficult to ride out. A post-race veterinary examination revealed no abnormalities. Trainer was told that a warning would be placed on the mare’s record.
7 ENCOSTAR GLORY BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 14/04/2020 Newcastle Slow to begin.
8 STICK ’EM UP 11/04/2020 Royal Randwick When the pace steadied near the 1400m commenced a forward move and obtained the lead near the 1200m
9 HIGH INTELLECT (NZ) 11/04/2020 Newcastle Slow to begin.
Race 2 - 12:34PM SHARP ELECTRONICS GROUP MAIDEN HANDICAP (900 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
2 TIGER ON FIRE 10/08/2019 Newcastle After beginning only fairly, shortly after the start had to be checked when crowded. A post-race vet exam of gelding, which was beaten 21L, rev no abs. Warning recorded re uncompetitive performance.
6 TORRID BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 24/10/2019 Hawkesbury Began awkwardly and lost ground. Raced keenly when place under pressure in the straight.
7 KANDOS TIGER 2/02/2019 Newcastle Slow to begin.
Race 3 - 1:09PM AVID PROJECT MANAGEMENT MAIDEN HANDICAP (1400 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 SUPER DANCER BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 16/04/2020 Wyong Began awkwardly. Hung out rounding the home turn. Continued to hang out in the straight and proved difficult to ride out.
2 TRIESTE BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 13/12/2019 Canterbury Park COT: To obtain cover behind the leaders; settled toward rear with cover. Rdr std he had been instructed to race with cover on pace. Std in early stages he was able to establish a position with cover, however, when that rnr maintained its position and rns drawn to his outside commenced to improve, he was obliged to settle towards the rear. Added while there was an opportunity in early stages to settle closer, he was mindful that mnt was stepping up in distance and was reluctant to pressure it in early stages as it can have a tendency to race keenly.
3 AMORETTI BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 18/04/2020 Kembla Grange Raced wide and without cover for the majority of the event. Near the 350m rdr lost the use of his offside rein for a short distance and as a result mnt shifted in. Passing the 200m had some difficulty obtaining clear running, and near the 150m was held up until inside the 100m.
4 TOP HOFFA 23/04/2020 Newcastle From the outside barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages
7 MORE OOMPH BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 16/04/2020 Wyong From its wide barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages. Raced keenly in the early stages. Near the 250m was steadied away from the heels of another runner.
Race 4 - 1:49PM NEXT PAYMENTS CONDITIONAL BENCHMARK 70 HANDICAP (1890 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 CASINO MONDIAL 4/04/2020 Royal Randwick Overraced in the early and middle stages.
3 CHAMISAL 11/04/2020 Newcastle Laid in under pressure in the home straight.
4 CONTROLTHEWITNESS BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 16/04/2020 Wyong Began awkwardly. Held up from the 500m until approaching the 200m.
6 DISGRACEFUL 19/04/2020 Armidale Began awkwardly.
9 BIG LEGGED WOMAN 23/04/2020 Newcastle From the outside barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages.
Race 5 - 2:29PM NEWCASTLE EQUINE CENTRE CG&E MAIDEN PLATE (1200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 AMORETTI BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 18/04/2020 Kembla Grange Raced wide and without cover for the majority of the event. Near the 350m rdr lost the use of his offside rein for a short distance and as a result mnt shifted in. Passing the 200m had some difficulty obtaining clear running, and near the 150m was held up until inside the 100m.
2 EXCELLENCY BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 25/04/2020 Gosford Laid out rounding the home turn and approaching the 200m, had to be eased away from the heels of a fwd rnr. Rdr was instructed to ride prominently. Rdr was able to obtain his position in the early stages, however when another rnr improved around him near the 800m, the gelding settled further back after being eased. When under pressure responded only fairly and when attempting to improve to the inside had to ease from the heels of another rnr. He added that when he was able to obtain clear running near the 150m, raced greenly and proved difficult to test out.
5 ROUCHEL BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 18/04/2020 Kembla Grange When questioned re the disappointing performance, rdr reported in his opinion, the gelding may have got its tongue over the bit, placing it at some disadvantage. He added he had recommended to connections that a tongue tie be added to the gelding's gear for its next race start. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs.
6 TASK FORCE 18/04/2020 Muswellbrook Jumped awkwardly. Raced wide and without cover.
7 TREMATON 13/04/2020 Muswellbrook stood flatfooted at the start and lost ground (3L). Stable representative was advised that a warning for missing the start would be placed on the gelding’s racing record.
Race 6 - 3:09PM JENNINGS PRINT GROUP F&M MAIDEN PLATE (1200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
4 SHUWAAMEKH BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 2/04/2020 Gosford Began awkwardly & made contact with nearside barrier partition. Questioned re performance rdr std the filly was fractious in barriers prior to start & as a result was slow to begin. Added he anticipated mnt racing in a prominent position, however, after being slow to begin & despite efforts it did not muster speed as a result settled towards rear of field. Std his mnt travelled reasonably well throughout early & middle stages however was disadvantaged racing behind rnr. Added when placing mnt under pressure rounding h/turn it finished off race satisfactorily. Post-race vet exam revealed no abs
8 SPARKY GIRL BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 23/04/2020 Newcastle Began awkwardly. Lost its off-hind plate during running.
Race 7 - 3:49PM HUNGERFORD HILL F&M BENCHMARK 64 HANDICAP (1200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 WILD FORTUNE BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 15/04/2020 Kensington Bumped shortly after start.
2 FANCIFUL DREAM 25/04/2020 Gosford Began awkwardly. Raced keenly in the middle stages. Held up rounding the home turn and in the early part of the straight. Eased near the 150m when momentarily crowded for room, then shifted to the outside of another rnr passing the 100m to secure clear running.
3 JOY AND MIRTH 28/03/2020 Wyong Slow to begin. Inside the final 50m was directed to the outside of another runner to continue into clear running.
3 JOY AND MIRTH 14/04/2020 Newcastle The mare was declared a late scratching when a veterinary examination found it to be lame in the near-fore leg. Stable rep was told that a veterinary clearance would be required prior to the mare barrier trialling or racing again. Vet cert received.
4 LETTRE D’AMOUR 18/04/2020 Kembla Grange Began only fairly. Raced wide and without cover throughout the event.
5 PERFECT PEACE BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 6/04/2020 Scone when questioned rdr explained that her mount over raced during the early and middle stages and would not settle which she felt contributed to its condition giving out from the 200m. Further, she said that she felt that her mount had been galloped on behind near the 600m. A post-race veterinary examination revealed that the filly had sustained an abrasion and a laceration to its off-hind leg.
9 BELLS ’N’ BOWS 19/01/2020 Cowra A post race veterinary examination failed to reveal any obvious abnormalities.
11 MAUI PRINCESS 26/04/2020 Tamworth Slow to begin.
Race 8 - 4:29PM PROSPERITY ADVISERS CG&E BENCHMARK 64 HANDICAP (1200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
3 AYTOBE 14/04/2020 Newcastle Slow to begin. Near the 1000m shifted in abruptly despite the efforts of its rider and had to be steadied away from the heels of another runner.
4 DESERT MARSHAL 23/04/2020 Newcastle Raced wide and without cover throughout the event.
5 LANCASTER BOMBER 18/04/2020 Kembla Grange Near the 1000m had to be eased to avoid heels. Raced keenly throughout the middle stages. Held up rounding the home turn and in the early stages of the straight before shifting out across heels to obtain clear running approaching the 200m.
6 KATERU BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 18/04/2020 Kembla Grange After beginning only fairly was shifted behind runners in the early stages from its wide barrier. Near the 500m had to be eased when racing in restricted room.
7 SEVENTH SEAL (NZ) BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 16/04/2020 Goulburn Slow to begin.
10 REIBY’S REGENT 15/04/2020 Kensington Slow to begin and was crowded. Held up over final 150m.
11 LITTLE AL 25/04/2020 Gosford When questioned, rdr said he could offer no tangible explanation for today's disappointing performance. He said his mount travelled well throughout the early and middle stages, however when placed under pressure from the 400m, he failed to respond to his riding and did not finish the race off as expected.
12 MAROKAWA 2/04/2020 Gosford Began awkwardly and lost ground. Overraced in the early stages. Laid out under pressure in the straight.
14e ENGADINE 25/04/2020 Gosford Began awkwardly. Raced keenly in the early stages then raced wide and without cover from the 600m.