Gosford: Gosford Race Club Ltd Thursday 28, May 2020

Meeting Type: Provincial (TAB MEETING)
 
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Rail Position: True
Dual Track Meeting: N
Track Type: Turf
Track Condition: Heavy 8
Weather: Fine
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FinalFields Last Published: Thu 28-May-20 10:57AM AEST
Riders must be declared before: Tue 26-May-20 12:00PM AEST
Scratching close: Thu 28-May-20 7:30AM AEST
Total Number of starters for this meeting (including emergencies) 55

Race 1 - 12:35PM KENTAN MACHINERY 2&3YO MAIDEN PLATE (1600 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 BOB’S YOUR UNCLE BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 9/05/2020 Newcastle Passing the 400m was bumped when shifting out to obtain clear running.
2 CLEVER MAN BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 19/05/2020 Kembla Grange When qst re performance, rdr std after obtaining the lead mnt raced keenly in the early & mid stages, std mnt travelled comfortably from the 800m after setting he was confident of the competitive chances of his mnt however when joined in the straight for the lead the gelding came under pressure & in his view resented racing to the inside of rnrs & as a result weakened over the final stages of the race. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs.
3 DINADO 14/05/2020 Wyong Began awkwardly and shifted in. Passing the 200m was bumped on the hindquarter.
4 WILLOW GRACE BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 14/05/2020 Wyong Raced wide and without cover throughout the event.
5 ATOMIC FEATHER 15/05/2020 Scone Began awkwardly at the start and shifted out abruptly.
7 SWITCH PLAY (NZ) 19/05/2020 Kembla Grange Began awkwardly. Raced keenly in the early stages and near the 1200m had to be restrained from heels. Passing the 400m had to be steadied from heels, approaching the 200m was obliged to alter course to obtain clear running & after doing so was held up momentarily.
8 HIRONDELLE BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 7/05/2020 Kembla Grange Began only fairly and was then shifted behind runners from its wide barrier. Approaching the 350m was hampered and taken in.
Race 2 - 1:10PM SIGNARAMA ERINA/GOSFORD 3YO MAIDEN HANDICAP (1000 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 ARCHERY BUTTS BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 10/06/2019 Mornington Raced greenly in middle stages and lay in in straight. Post race vet exam revealed mild lameness in right hind leg. Vet clearance since been recieved.
2 KEY LARGO BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 14/05/2020 Wyong Began awkwardly. Raced keenly in the middle stages. Near the 150m, was crowded for room.
3 PRINCESS SUNLIGHT BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 8/12/2019 Hawkesbury Raced keenly throughout the early stages.
6 BRECHFAST BEERS BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 5/09/2019 Beaumont Newcastle Bumped on jumping and lost ground.
7 GRACE AUGUSTA 25/04/2019 Bathurst Began awkwardly. Near the 800m was bumped and blundered. Slipped rounding the home turn and blundered badly, resulting in its rdr almost falling. A post race vet exam of the filly failed to reveal any obvious abnormality.
Race 3 - 1:50PM BJ HOWES CLASS 1 HANDICAP (1200 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 GREAT NEWS BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 14/05/2020 Wyong Raced keenly in the early and middle stages. Held up from the 400m and did not obtain clear running until the 150m.
2 MISSILE HEAT BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 7/05/2020 Kembla Grange Rdr stated that his mount turned its head to the near side as the start was effected and, as a result, was slow to begin. He said that after improving to race behind the early leader, the gelding commenced to overrace and continued to do so for the remainder of the event. He said that, although he was held up and unable to secure clear running until after the 150m, he was disappointed in the manner in which the gelding finished its race off. He added that in his opinion, the gelding did not appreciate racing in amongst other horses. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs.
3 RUBY TUESDAY BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 22/01/2020 Canterbury Park Began only fairly. Commenced to overrace at heels passing the 900m and when being restrained by its rdr shifted out and then was forced to travel three wide until passing the 600m whereby it assumed a position outside the leader.
5 DIVINE APPROACH BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 15/05/2020 Scone Slow to begin, then unable to obtain clear running or be fully tested in the home straight.
7 SOCIAL SMILE 16/05/2020 Kembla Grange Stood flatfooted at the start and lost ground (2L). When questioned regarding his riding, App rider stated that he was instructed to have the mare settle prominently today. He said that after being slow to begin he contemplated shifting behind runners from his wide barrier to settle towards the rear of the field, however, he elected to improve to obtain a position closer to the leaders. Rider agreed with Stewards that the better option would have been to settle towards the rear of the field, particularly after losing significant ground at the start.
Race 4 - 2:25PM THE ENTRANCE LEAGUES CLUB BENCHMARK 64 HANDICAP (CLASS 2 & BELOW) (1600 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 SIDE HUSTLE BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 24/05/2020 Goulburn Held up rounding the home turn until passing the 250m shifted the outside of a runner to continue into clear running.
2 ESTROVERTO 5/05/2020 Hawkesbury Began awkwardly, shifted out and made contact.
3 POWER OF ATTORNEY 13/05/2020 Warwick Farm COT: To be ridden prominently; settled behind mid-field. On jumping was bumped. Held up over the final 75m.
4 AUVERGNE 14/05/2020 Wyong Slow to begin.
5 BACINBLAC 5/05/2020 Hawkesbury Slow to begin.
6 MR COSTIGAN 14/05/2020 Wyong Raced keenly in the middle stages.
8 LADIES’ GEM 16/05/2020 Kembla Grange Passing the 1400m, when attempting to obtain a position closer to the rail, laid in and made contact with another runner.
Race 5 - 3:05PM LUUX PROPERTIES MAIDEN HANDICAP (1100 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
4 ULTIMATE THINKER BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 27/01/2020 Warwick Farm From the outside barrier was shifted behind runners in the early stages.
7 BALLISTIC MOON BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 28/04/2020 Kembla Grange When questioned re performance, rdr std after settling in a prominent position mnt raced greenly throughout and weakened noticeably in the home straight. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs.
Race 6 - 3:40PM WALKER BROS TIMBER & BUILDING SUPPLIES CLASS 1 & MAIDEN PLATE (2100 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
3 MANRIQUE 15/05/2020 Albury Underwent a pre-race veterinary examination after getting a hind leg momentarily up in the barriers and was found suitable to race.
4 MISTY SUMMER BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 16/05/2020 Kembla Grange COT: To be ridden further forward with the intention to lead; settled midfield.
5 JET PILOT 11/05/2020 Murwillumbah Steadied after improving onto heels rounding the first turn. Unable to improve approaching the home turn when held up on heels. Near the 150m was obliged to ease out around heels to continue to improve. Near the 100m was obliged to ease in around heels to continue to improve.
6 MAN AND SUPERMAN BOBS Extra Bonus Scheme 19/05/2020 Port Macquarie Was held up rounding the home turn.
7 PHYLAVE 19/05/2020 Port Macquarie Slow to begin.
9 ENCOSTAR GLORY BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 21/05/2020 Hawkesbury Began only fairly.
11 AUNT BELLE BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 14/05/2020 Wyong Made the home turn awkwardly and laid in in the straight.
Race 7 - 4:15PM EVE SECURITY SERVICES BENCHMARK 64 HANDICAP (1100 METRES)

No Horse Date Venue Comments
1 DUAL ESCAPE 19/05/2020 Kembla Grange Approaching the 1000m was restrained to obtain a position with cover.
2 GOLD RHAPSODY 8/05/2020 Coffs Harbour Raced wide, without cover, throughout the early and middle stages.
3 RAMBLER REBEL 9/05/2020 Newcastle When questioned rdr could offer no tangible explanation for today's disappointing performance. A post-race vet exam revealed no abs. Stewards will follow up on the post race condition of the gelding in the days subsequent. Trainer reported that he was satisfied with the post-race condition of the gelding and the intention is to continue with the current preparation.
5 SKYRAY 15/01/2020 Warwick Farm Began only fairly & then was checked when crowded. Raced wide & without cover throughout the event.
8 ENIGMA BOBS Silver Bonus Scheme 8/05/2020 Goulburn When questioned re poor performance, rider could offer no tangible explanation for his mount’s performance today. He added it travelled well in the run but once placed under pressure in the straight was a beaten horse. A post-race vet exam revealed the filly to have a poor recovery rate. Trainer was advised a vet certificate would be required prior to the filly barrier trialling or racing again. Vet clearance since received.
10 FOR LOVE 8/05/2020 Goulburn Raced wide throughout. A post-race veterinary examination of the gelding revealed no abnormalities.
13 FIORAVANTI 31/01/2020 Bathurst Raced wide and without cover throughout.
14 ONE MORE 9/05/2020 Newcastle Raced wide and without cover until the 800m