Race Meeting

Cairns Jockey Club

Cairns Country

Sat 16 Sep Good 4

Rail

+1.5m 600-400; True Remainder of Course

Track

Turf
Good 4 Pen 4.6

Nil

8mm last 24hrs, 44mm last 7 days

Fine

Track conditions update: 1:31PM Monday 30 October
Last Track Rating Update: Finalised 16/9 - 7:45am

Nominations

Tue 12/09/17 11:00am

Weights

Wed 13/09/17 12:00am

Acceptances

Thu 14/09/17 10:00am

Riders

Thu 14/09/17 01:00pm

Scratchings

Sat 16/09/17 07:45am

Late Nominations

None set

Feature, Group and Listed races may have different acceptance closing times. Group 1 races have staggered closing times for nominations that differ from the general dates and times listed above. Please refer to the full published conditions for these races for details.

Cairns | Cairns Jockey Club | 1:15pm

POYNTER HARGRAVES FRANK VITALE QTIS Maiden Plate 950m

MDN-SW

Prize Money $7,500: $4,875 / $1,500 / $750 / $375

QTIS $5000 3,4 & 5YO Prize Money $5,000: $3,500 / $1,000 / $500

1
Barrier

5

Wgt

58.5kg

Margin

-

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Made the 800m crossing awkwardly.

Starting Price

$2.70

2
Barrier

4

Wgt

56.0kg

Margin

0.1

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Began awkwardly.

Starting Price

$8

3
Barrier

3

Wgt

56.5kg

Margin

0.6

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Lost ground when tightened between runners soon after jumping.

Starting Price

$3.80

4
Barrier

1

Wgt

56.5kg

Margin

2.6

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Bumped with another runner on jumping.

Starting Price

$9

Barrier

7

Wgt

56.5kg

Margin

2.7

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Bumped with another runner on jumping. Rider reported the filly was inclined to race ungenerously in the early stages. Raced 3 wide the majority.

Starting Price

$8

6
Barrier

2

Wgt

56.5kg

Margin

2.8

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Bumped with another runner on jumping.

Starting Price

$4.60

7
Barrier

8

Wgt

54.0kg

Margin

6.6

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Bumped with another runner on jumping.

Starting Price

$5

Barrier

6

Wgt

56.5kg

Margin

9.6

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Jockey reported that the mare had been unable to finish off the race as well as anticipated after being caught wide throughout. A post-race veterinary examination did not reveal any abnormalities.

Starting Price

$8

Cairns | Cairns Jockey Club | 1:55pm

GRAHAM HOTEL Class 6 Plate 950m

CL6-SW

Prize Money $8,500: $5,525 / $1,700 / $850 / $425

Barrier

1

Wgt

55.5kg

Margin

-

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$5

Barrier

4

Wgt

58.5kg

Margin

0.2

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Slowly into stride. Had to be restrained after improving onto heels rounding the home turn.

Starting Price

$8

Barrier

2

Wgt

57.0kg

Margin

0.4

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$6

Barrier

6

Wgt

57.0kg

Margin

0.6

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Was caught wide in the early and middle stages. Shifted wider after making the home turn awkwardly. Was inclined to lay in for a short distance near the 200m.

Starting Price

$1.60

Barrier

7

Wgt

60.0kg

Margin

3.4

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Unable to muster pace in the early stages.

Starting Price

$8

6
Barrier

8

Wgt

55.5kg

Margin

4.2

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Trainers representative advised Stewards that Jockey would be instructed to position the gelding off pace in running if possible. The gelding was ridden accordingly. Had to be restrained off heels near the 200m. Lost off fore plate in running.

Starting Price

$31

7
Barrier

3

Wgt

53.5kg

Margin

5.0

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$31

8
Barrier

5

Wgt

57.0kg

Margin

6.5

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$6

Cairns | Cairns Jockey Club | 2:40pm

CAIRNS HARDWARE Class B Handicap 1250m

CLB

Prize Money $7,500: $4,875 / $1,500 / $750 / $375

1
Barrier

7

Wgt

55.0kg

Margin

-

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$5

2
Barrier

2

Wgt

55.0kg

Margin

0.5

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Was slowly away. Was inclined to lay in when placed under pressure over the concluding stages.

Starting Price

$5

Barrier

5

Wgt

55.0kg

Margin

0.6

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Was bumped by another runner soon after jumping.

Starting Price

$11

Barrier

4

Wgt

57.0kg

Margin

1.0

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Was slowly away after beginning awkwardly. Bumped with another runner soon after jumping.

Starting Price

$7

5
Barrier

6

Wgt

59.0kg

Margin

1.2

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$6

Barrier

8

Wgt

58.5kg

Margin

4.0

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Was caught wide without cover in the early and middle stages.

Starting Price

$3.60

Barrier

3

Wgt

60.0kg

Margin

5.3

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$4

Barrier

1

Wgt

58.5kg

Margin

9.6

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Was inclined to race ungenerously, attempting to buck for a short distance in the early stages. Trainer was advised the gelding would be required to trial satisfactorily prior to being permitted to again start in a race.

Starting Price

$7

Cairns | Cairns Jockey Club | 3:25pm

AIRFIRST PTY LTD Ratings Band 0 - 60 Handicap 1250m

0 - 60

Prize Money $7,500: $4,875 / $1,500 / $750 / $375

Barrier

9

Wgt

57.0kg

Margin

-

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Was inclined to lay in when placed under pressure over the concluding stages.

Starting Price

$5

2
Barrier

3

Wgt

58.5kg

Margin

0.2

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Was slowly into stride.

Starting Price

$6

3
Barrier

1

Wgt

57.5kg

Margin

0.3

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$2.80

4
Barrier

4

Wgt

59.0kg

Margin

2.1

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$4.40

Barrier

8

Wgt

59.5kg

Margin

3.1

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Was caught wide without cover in the early and middle stages.

Starting Price

$7

6
Barrier

5

Wgt

60.0kg

Margin

3.6

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$6

Barrier

7

Wgt

57.5kg

Margin

4.1

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$15

Barrier

6

Wgt

57.5kg

Margin

4.4

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Was inclined to over-race in the early stages.

Starting Price

$10

Barrier

2

Wgt

60.0kg

Margin

5.2

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Had to be restrained near the 500m when awkwardly placed to the inside of another runner.

Starting Price

$7

Cairns | Cairns Jockey Club | 4:10pm

P.I.M.S. BenchMark 65 Handicap 1500m

BM65

Prize Money $10,000: $6,500 / $2,000 / $1,000 / $500

1
Barrier

7

Wgt

60.0kg

Margin

-

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$3

2
Barrier

2

Wgt

59.5kg

Margin

1.3

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$2.50

Barrier

4

Wgt

56.5kg

Margin

2.6

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$26

Barrier

8

Wgt

57.5kg

Margin

3.4

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$6

5
Barrier

1

Wgt

59.0kg

Margin

3.5

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Had to be restrained approaching the winning post when crossed by another runner which was shifting in under pressure.

Starting Price

$6

Barrier

5

Wgt

59.5kg

Margin

3.7

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$6

7
Barrier

6

Wgt

58.0kg

Margin

6.7

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$8

8
Barrier

3

Wgt

55.0kg

Margin

8.7

Progression

800m:
400m:

Steward Comment

Lost ground when tightened between runners near the 1200m.

Starting Price

$21