Wagga: Murrumbidgee Turf Club Friday 01, May 2020

Meeting Type: Country (TAB MEETING)
Nominations close: Mon 27-Apr-20 11:00AM AEST
Weights declared by: Tue 28-Apr-20 4:00PM AEST
Acceptances must be declared before: Wed 29-Apr-20 9:00AM AEST
Dual Track Meeting: N
Track Type: Turf
Track Condition: N/A
Riders must be declared before: Wed 29-Apr-20 12:00PM AEST
Scratching close: Fri 01-May-20 7:30AM AEST
Weather:

********** COUNTRY SHOWCASE MEETING - $30,000 PER RACE MINIMUM PRIZEMONEY **********
Race 1 - 2019 WAGGA WAGGA GOLD CUP (2000 METRES)
Of $200,000. 1st $109,350, 2nd $36,750, 3rd $17,750, 4th $8,900, 5th $5,250, 6th $4,000, 7th $3,500, 8th $3,500, 9th $3,500, 10th $3,500, Equine Welfare Fund $2,000, Jockey Welfare Fund $2,000. Listed
No class restriction, Handicap, No age restriction, No sex restriction
The winner of the Albury Mile on 19MAR20, the Gundagai Cup 5APR20 & the Murrumbidgee Cup 19APR20 are Exempt Ballot.
Apprentices cannot claim.

Track Name: Main Track Type: Turf

Race 2 - MTC GUINEAS - 3YO BENCHMARK 74 HANDICAP (1600 METRES)
Of $80,000. 1st $38,750, 2nd $14,600, 3rd $8,150, 4th $4,650, 5th $3,000, 6th $2,250, 7th $1,750, 8th $1,750, 9th $1,750, 10th $1,750, Equine Welfare Fund $800, Jockey Welfare Fund $800.
BenchMark 74, Handicap, Three-Years-Old, No sex restriction
Winner of the MTC Guineas Prelude on 19APR20 is Exempt Ballot.
BOBS Silver Bonus Available Up To $19250
Apprentices can claim.

Track Name: Main Track Type: Turf

Race 3 - QUEEN OF THE SOUTH - F&M BENCHMARK 66 HANDICAP (1400 METRES)
Of $75,000. 1st $35,250, 2nd $13,750, 3rd $7,750, 4th $4,500, 5th $3,000, 6th $2,250, 7th $1,750, 8th $1,750, 9th $1,750, 10th $1,750, Equine Welfare Fund $750, Jockey Welfare Fund $750.
BenchMark 66, Handicap, No age restriction, Fillies and Mares
Winner of the Queen of the South Prelude on 19APR20 is Exempt Ballot.
BOBS Silver Bonus Available Up To $9625
Apprentices can claim.

Track Name: Main Track Type: Turf

Race 4 - COUNTRY MAGIC BENCHMARK 66 HANDICAP (1200 METRES)
Of $50,000. 1st $22,000, 2nd $8,950, 3rd $5,000, 4th $3,400, 5th $2,000, 6th $1,650, 7th $1,500, 8th $1,500, 9th $1,500, 10th $1,500, Equine Welfare Fund $500, Jockey Welfare Fund $500.
BenchMark 66, Handicap, No age restriction, No sex restriction
Restricted to NSW Country and ACT trained horses. If previously trained by a Metropolitan, Provincial or Interstate trainer, horses must have had at least three starts for a NSW Country trainer.
BOBS Silver Bonus Available Up To $9625
Apprentices can claim.

Track Name: Main Track Type: Turf

Race 5 - BENCHMARK 58 SHOWCASE HANDICAP (1300 METRES)
Of $30,000. 1st $15,100, 2nd $5,300, 3rd $2,800, 4th $1,500, 5th $1,000, 6th $800, 7th $725, 8th $725, 9th $725, 10th $725, Equine Welfare Fund $300, Jockey Welfare Fund $300.
BenchMark 58, Handicap, No age restriction, No sex restriction
BOBS Silver Bonus Available Up To $9625
Apprentices can claim.

Track Name: Main Track Type: Turf

Race 6 - CLASS 3 SHOWCASE HANDICAP (1000 METRES)
Of $30,000. 1st $15,100, 2nd $5,300, 3rd $2,800, 4th $1,500, 5th $1,000, 6th $800, 7th $725, 8th $725, 9th $725, 10th $725, Equine Welfare Fund $300, Jockey Welfare Fund $300.
Class 3, Handicap, No age restriction, No sex restriction
BOBS Silver Bonus Available Up To $9625
Apprentices can claim.

Track Name: Main Track Type: Turf

Race 7 - CLASS 1 SHOWCASE HANDICAP (1200 METRES)
Of $30,000. 1st $15,100, 2nd $5,300, 3rd $2,800, 4th $1,500, 5th $1,000, 6th $800, 7th $725, 8th $725, 9th $725, 10th $725, Equine Welfare Fund $300, Jockey Welfare Fund $300.
Class 1, Handicap, No age restriction, No sex restriction
BOBS Silver Bonus Available Up To $9625
Apprentices can claim.

Track Name: Main Track Type: Turf

Race 8 - COUNTRY MAIDEN SHOWCASE PLATE (1200 METRES)
Of $40,000. 1st $19,700, 2nd $7,150, 3rd $3,750, 4th $2,200, 5th $1,300, 6th $1,100, 7th $1,000, 8th $1,000, 9th $1,000, 10th $1,000, Equine Welfare Fund $400, Jockey Welfare Fund $400.
Maiden, Set Weights, No age restriction, No sex restriction
Horses must be in the stable of a NSW Country Trainer for no less than three months if previously trained by a Metropolitan, Provincial or Interstate trainer. The lodgement date of the stable return will determine eligibility. Horses that have only been trained by a NSW Country Trainer are not subject to the above condition. Ballot. 1) Any raced horse that has not earnt prizemoney in excess of $550 per start at any of their last 3 starts, then horses having the most starts are eliminated first, if still equal then by lot. 2) Any unraced horse. 3) Horses that have earnt more than $550 but less than $2000 per start at any of their last 3 starts, then average prize money over their last 3 starts, if still equal then by lot. 4) Any horse that has earnt prizemoney in excess of $1999 per start at any of their last 3 starts, then average prizemoney over their last 3 starts, if still equal then by lot.
BOBS Silver Bonus Available Up To $9625
Apprentices can claim.

Track Name: Main Track Type: Turf