EMERALD JOCKEY CLUB SATURDAY, 2nd September, 2017
WEATHER FINEE TRACK RATING GOOD (3)
RAIL TRUE ENTIRE
Chairman of Stewards Mr G Meek
Stewards Mr M Heath (Cadet)
Clerk of Scales Stewards
Judge Mrs D Davis
Veterinarian- Dr S Bliss
Swab attendants Mr M Newman
Starter- Mr J McLellan
Race 1: Jackson Painting BenchMark 60 Handicap 1000m
NO OTHER WAY Slow into stride.
I AM BACCHUS Dipped at the start and as a consequence was slow into stride. Hung out under pressure in the home straight.
FRAHA Raced wide early.
Race 2: Emirates Melbourne Cup Tour BenchMark 50 Handicap 1200m
BIG SONNY Proved difficult to load.
Stood flatted footed and as a result was slow into stride.
MUCHAS CORONAS Slow into stride.
SPURSYN Slow into stride. Ducked in on two occasion over the concluding stages and the rider had to stop riding and straighten his mount. A warning was placed on the geldings racing manners.
GREY PARIZ Raced 4 wide throughout without cover.
MOZZINATOR Raced 3 wide throughout without cover. Rider was spoken to in regards to use of the whip over the concluding stages on a horse that was out of contention.
ONEMOREBOPA - Raced 3 wide throughout with cover.
Race 3: CTC Electrical Maiden Plate 1200m
HARK ANGEL & WICKED HUNDRED Bumped at the start.
SPECIAL MAN Slow.
BERNIN CASH Slow and failed to show any early speed.
JAGRAP Raced 3 wide throughout without cover.
JUSTFLICKINIT Hung out under pressure over the concluding stages.
Race 4: Emerald 100 Book Your Tickets Today BenchMark 65 Handicap 1300m
Trainer Wayne Baker was fined the sum of $100 for the late scratching of Mendelssohn. Jockey Mark Barnham was replaced as the rider NELAMOS when overweight and was fined $100.
ATEACES Slow to begin and raced wide throughout.
WICKED WOODY Slow into stride.
ENEMY OF MAN Raced 3 wide throughout without cover.
MONTIRO Raced 3 wide throughout with cover.
HUSSONNS SHOUT Raced 3 wide throughout with cover.
Race 5: Roy (Butchy) Mules Class B Handicap 1615m
FIRST REGRET Slow to begin and no early speed. Rider reported that his mount was inclined to hang out for the majority of the race.
ONE UP Slow to begin and raced 4 wide throughout without cover.
TYCOON MEG Raced 3 wide throughout with cover.
SAURABH Raced 3 wide without cover from the 600m.
GLORY ACCOUNT Shifted out under pressure over the concluding stages.
STEWARDS RACE DAY SUMMARY
Summary of action concerning licensees
Trainer Wayne Baker Failed to scratch by the prescribed time - $100 LR 68 (1)
Jockey Mark Barnham Overweight - $100 AR120(b)
Summary of action concerning thoroughbred horses
Race 4 Wicked Woody
Run about in the home straight.
Race 4 Mendelssohn
Summary of rider changes/Late notifications
Race 4 Nelamos Jockey John Rudd replaced Jockey Mark Barnham