Race Meeting

Ipswich Turf Club

Ipswich Metropolitan | TAB

Wed 30 Aug Good 3

Rail

+2m Entire Course

Track

Turf
Good 3 Pen 3.5

Nil last 24hrs, 15mm last 7 days

Nil

Fine

Track conditions update: 1:01AM Thursday 31 August
Last Track Rating Update: Finalised 30/8 - 7:45am

Nominations

Thu 24/08/17 11:00am

Weights

Fri 25/08/17 12:00am

Acceptances

Mon 28/08/17 09:30am

Riders

Mon 28/08/17 12:00pm

Scratchings

Wed 30/08/17 07:30am

Late Nominations

Races: 1, 2, 3, 7, 8

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.

Ipswich | Ipswich Turf Club | 12:34pm

RACING @ IPSWICH - SATURDAY 23/09/17 C,G&E BenchMark 65 Handicap 1000m

CG&E BM65

Prize Money $20,000: $12,800 / $4,000 / $2,000 / $800 / $400

1
Barrier

5

Wgt

58.0kg

Margin

-

Progression

800m: 5th
400m: 5th

Steward Comment

Began awkwardly, shifted in and bumped ROUBAIX.

Starting Price

$6.50

Barrier

1

Wgt

61.0kg

Margin

0.4

Progression

800m: 1st
400m: 1st

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$1.55

Barrier

3

Wgt

60.5kg

Margin

2.2

Progression

800m: 4th
400m: 3rd

Steward Comment

Slow to begin. Rider questioned regarding his riding rounding the home turn and in the home straight, Refer Stewards Report. Comments noted.

Starting Price

$5.50

4
Barrier

2

Wgt

58.0kg

Margin

5.5

Progression

800m: 2nd
400m: 2nd

Steward Comment

J. Lloyd reported at scale that his mount overraced for the majority of the event.

Starting Price

$8.50

5
Barrier

4

Wgt

60.0kg

Margin

6.3

Progression

800m: 3rd
400m: 4th

Steward Comment

Bumped at the start. Shifted in approaching the 300m when awkwardly placed at the heels of CAPTAIN TANGOA, bumped ADERITO and blundered.

Starting Price

$31

Ipswich | Ipswich Turf Club | 1:08pm

FREE FAMILY DAY - 23RD SEPTEMBER QTIS Three-Years-Old Class 3 Plate 1666m

3Y CL3-SW

Prize Money $20,000: $12,800 / $4,000 / $2,000 / $800 / $400

QTIS $10000 - 3YO Only Prize Money $10,000: $7,000 / $2,000 / $1,000

Bonus QTIS Fillies and Mares Prize Money $5,000: $3,500 / $1,000 / $500

1
Barrier

4

Wgt

54.0kg

Margin

-

Progression

800m: 3rd
400m: 1st

Steward Comment

Began awkwardly. Raced three wide without cover throughout.

Starting Price

$1.90

Barrier

3

Wgt

54.5kg

Margin

2.8

Progression

800m: 2nd
400m: 3rd

Steward Comment

Proved reluctant to load. Raced keenly in the early stages.

Starting Price

$10

Barrier

5

Wgt

52.5kg

Margin

6.1

Progression

800m: 1st
400m: 2nd

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$91

4
Barrier

2

Wgt

54.0kg

Margin

8.9

Progression

800m: 5th
400m: 4th

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$3.30

5
Barrier

1

Wgt

56.0kg

Margin

18.9

Progression

800m: 4th
400m: 5th

Steward Comment

G. Colless reported that following the poor performance the gelding was making an abnormal respiratory noise. A post-race veterinary examination confirmed this and the veterinary surgeon reported that he had recommended to the trainer that the gelding undergo an endoscopic examination prior to its next start. A swab sample was taken from the gelding.

Starting Price

$5

Ipswich | Ipswich Turf Club | 1:43pm

TRENT SCOTT'S PLUMBING Class 2 Handicap 1200m

CL2

Prize Money $20,000: $12,800 / $4,000 / $2,000 / $800 / $400

1
Barrier

3

Wgt

57.0kg

Margin

-

Progression

800m: 4th
400m: 4th

Steward Comment

Connections advised that it would be the intention to have the horse ridden with cover. The horse was ridden accordingly. Had to be steadied near the 500m after improving onto the heels of AGHNA.

Starting Price

$1.95

2
Barrier

1

Wgt

55.5kg

Margin

3.8

Progression

800m: 2nd
400m: 2nd

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$3.90

3
Barrier

6

Wgt

55.0kg

Margin

4.1

Progression

800m: 6th
400m: 6th

Steward Comment

R. Fradd reported at scale that his mount was exhibiting a cough post-race. The veterinary surgeon confirmed this and the advised that he had recommended to the trainer that the mare undergo an endoscopic examination prior to its next start. Trainer D. Bell advised that the horse would be sent for a spell.

Starting Price

$19

Barrier

4

Wgt

59.0kg

Margin

4.3

Progression

800m: 1st
400m: 1st

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$5

Barrier

2

Wgt

54.5kg

Margin

5.6

Progression

800m: 3rd
400m: 3rd

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$8

6
Barrier

5

Wgt

54.0kg

Margin

8.4

Progression

800m: 5th
400m: 5th

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$61

Ipswich | Ipswich Turf Club | 2:18pm

LANDMARK LEADERS STAKES Maiden Handicap 1350m

MDN

Prize Money $20,000: $12,800 / $4,000 / $2,000 / $800 / $400

Barrier

6

Wgt

59.0kg

Margin

-

Progression

800m: 2nd
400m: 1st

Steward Comment

Laid out under pressure over the concluding stages. When questioned regarding the horses seemingly improved performance, trainer D. Duryea stated that at its last start the gelding had become fractious in the barriers and lost significant ground at the start. She added that along with a spell and gear changes the gelding had improved its barrier manners after competing in two trials and as a result she expected a forward showing today.

Starting Price

$41

2
Barrier

4

Wgt

56.0kg

Margin

0.3

Progression

800m: 4th
400m: 2nd

Steward Comment

Hampered shortly after the start. Crowded for room near the 1000m when MUSIC BOX was taken in.

Starting Price

$2

3
Barrier

10

Wgt

59.0kg

Margin

2.8

Progression

800m: 7th
400m: 6th

Steward Comment

Placed in restricted room for a short distance passing the 400m.

Starting Price

$4.20

4
Barrier

8

Wgt

59.0kg

Margin

4.8

Progression

800m: 8th
400m: 7th

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$13

5
Barrier

1

Wgt

56.5kg

Margin

5.0

Progression

800m: 6th
400m: 8th

Steward Comment

Held up rounding the home turn and for a short distance in the home straight.

Starting Price

$5.50

Barrier

2

Wgt

58.0kg

Margin

5.1

Progression

800m: 5th
400m: 5th

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$21

Barrier

9

Wgt

59.0kg

Margin

5.3

Progression

800m: 9th
400m: 9th

Steward Comment

Raced wide from the 700m. M. Hellyer reported that his mount was inclined to lay out rounding the home turn.

Starting Price

$31

Barrier

11

Wgt

57.5kg

Margin

5.7

Progression

800m: 10th
400m: 10th

Steward Comment

Restrained shortly after the start to assume a position at the rear of the field.

Starting Price

$31

9
Barrier

5

Wgt

54.5kg

Margin

7.2

Progression

800m: 3rd
400m: 4th

Steward Comment

Had to be eased from the heels of PUNKENSTEIN near the 1000m when that runner shifted in. Raced three wide without cover throughout.

Starting Price

$81

Barrier

7

Wgt

55.5kg

Margin

7.4

Progression

800m: 11th
400m: 11th

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$151

11
Barrier

3

Wgt

57.0kg

Margin

8.2

Progression

800m: 1st
400m: 3rd

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$41

Ipswich | Ipswich Turf Club | 2:53pm

TONY WILLIAMS MEMORIAL Maiden Plate 1666m

MDN-SW

Prize Money $20,000: $12,800 / $4,000 / $2,000 / $800 / $400

Barrier

9

Wgt

57.5kg

Margin

-

Progression

800m: 6th
400m: 4th

Steward Comment

Bumped at the start. Bumped by CALDERA GIRL which shifted out to improve approaching the 400m.

Starting Price

$9.50

2
Barrier

4

Wgt

57.5kg

Margin

0.1

Progression

800m: 5th
400m: 1st

Steward Comment

Shifted out under pressure over the concluding stages when tiring.

Starting Price

$1.85

3
Barrier

3

Wgt

55.5kg

Margin

4.4

Progression

800m: 3rd
400m: 5th

Steward Comment

Momentarily held up rounding the home turn.

Starting Price

$19

4
Barrier

2

Wgt

57.5kg

Margin

4.6

Progression

800m: 4th
400m: 6th

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$19

Barrier

5

Wgt

57.5kg

Margin

5.4

Progression

800m: 7th
400m: 8th

Steward Comment

Began awkwardly. Held up approaching and passing the 400m and approaching the 300m had to be steadied when tightened for room between VELLEITY and DROVER'S YARN, which had commenced to weaken.

Starting Price

$15

Barrier

6

Wgt

57.5kg

Margin

5.5

Progression

800m: 8th
400m: 7th

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$3.70

Barrier

1

Wgt

55.5kg

Margin

6.8

Progression

800m: 1st
400m: 2nd

Steward Comment

Apprentice H. Englishs saddle slipped near the 1200m, placing her at a disadvantage for the remainder of the event.

Starting Price

$31

8
Barrier

7

Wgt

55.5kg

Margin

7.0

Progression

800m: 9th
400m: 10th

Steward Comment

Began awkwardly. Overraced in the early stages.

Starting Price

$81

9
Barrier

10

Wgt

57.5kg

Margin

10.3

Progression

800m: 10th
400m: 9th

Steward Comment

Shifted in at the start and bumped SHONECK AFFAIR. Commenced to overrace in the early stages while being restrained to obtain a position with cover.

Starting Price

$151

10
Barrier

8

Wgt

55.0kg

Margin

12.6

Progression

800m: 2nd
400m: 3rd

Steward Comment

After being caught racing wide in the early stages the colt was allowed to improve forward to obtain a position on off near the 1100m.

Starting Price

$31

Ipswich | Ipswich Turf Club | 3:28pm

DALGETY ANIMAL HEALTH STAKES Class 3 Handicap 1350m

CL3

Prize Money $20,000: $12,800 / $4,000 / $2,000 / $800 / $400

1
Barrier

6

Wgt

56.0kg

Margin

-

Progression

800m: 7th
400m: 7th

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$26

Barrier

5

Wgt

54.0kg

Margin

0.1

Progression

800m: 1st
400m: 1st

Steward Comment

Inclined to lay out upon entering the home straight and was bumped by another runner.

Starting Price

$1.45

3
Barrier

3

Wgt

57.0kg

Margin

0.5

Progression

800m: 5th
400m: 6th

Steward Comment

Buffeted between runners at the start.

Starting Price

$18

4
Barrier

2

Wgt

55.0kg

Margin

2.0

Progression

800m: 3rd
400m: 3rd

Steward Comment

Held up passing the 400m. Upon entering the home straight was placed in restricted room when attempting a narrow run to the inside of LETS PARTY MARTY, which was inclined to lay out and was also bumped.

Starting Price

$14

5
Barrier

4

Wgt

55.5kg

Margin

2.2

Progression

800m: 4th
400m: 4th

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$6.50

Barrier

1

Wgt

55.0kg

Margin

4.5

Progression

800m: 6th
400m: 5th

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$12

Barrier

7

Wgt

54.5kg

Margin

8.8

Progression

800m: 2nd
400m: 2nd

Steward Comment

Raced wide in the early stages before obtaining a position outside the leader near the 900m.

Starting Price

$26

Ipswich | Ipswich Turf Club | 4:03pm

LOVELAND PROPRIETARY PRODUCTS Fillies & Mares BenchMark 65 Handicap 1000m

F&M BM65

Prize Money $20,000: $12,800 / $4,000 / $2,000 / $800 / $400

1
Barrier

4

Wgt

58.5kg

Margin

-

Progression

800m: 1st
400m: 1st

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$1.80

Barrier

6

Wgt

57.5kg

Margin

1.5

Progression

800m: 7th
400m: 7th

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$19

Barrier

3

Wgt

58.0kg

Margin

1.7

Progression

800m: 5th
400m: 4th

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$6.50

4
Barrier

2

Wgt

58.5kg

Margin

2.5

Progression

800m: 3rd
400m: 3rd

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$26

Barrier

1

Wgt

58.0kg

Margin

4.3

Progression

800m: 6th
400m: 6th

Steward Comment

Slow to begin.

Starting Price

$13

6
Barrier

5

Wgt

59.0kg

Margin

5.6

Progression

800m: 2nd
400m: 2nd

Steward Comment

Laid in under pressure in the home straight.

Starting Price

$8.50

7
Barrier

8

Wgt

60.0kg

Margin

8.4

Progression

800m: 8th
400m: 8th

Steward Comment

Became fractious and reared as the start was effected and lost significant ground. Further barrier certificate req'd prior to racing again.

Starting Price

$8.50

Barrier

7

Wgt

59.5kg

Margin

11.4

Progression

800m: 4th
400m: 5th

Steward Comment

Raced three wide without cover throughout.

Starting Price

$41

Ipswich | Ipswich Turf Club | 4:38pm

WIN FREE FOR A YEAR - 23 SEPTEMBER Class 2 Handicap 1666m

CL2

Prize Money $20,000: $12,800 / $4,000 / $2,000 / $800 / $400

1
Barrier

10

Wgt

59.0kg

Margin

-

Progression

800m: 12th
400m: 8th

Steward Comment

Forced wider approaching the 600m.

Starting Price

$6.50

2
Barrier

2

Wgt

58.0kg

Margin

1.3

Progression

800m: 4th
400m: 3rd

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$9

Barrier

1

Wgt

58.0kg

Margin

3.1

Progression

800m: 9th
400m: 9th

Steward Comment

Raced in restricted room rounding the home turn and in the early stages of the home straight. M. Cahill reported at scale that the gelding failed to show sufficient speed at the start and as a result was unable to obtain a forward position, which he attributed to the ear muffs being on for the first time.

Starting Price

$3.70

Barrier

12

Wgt

55.5kg

Margin

3.2

Progression

800m: 6th
400m: 5th

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$19

5
Barrier

7

Wgt

58.5kg

Margin

4.2

Progression

800m: 1st
400m: 1st

Steward Comment

After being caught racing wide in the early stages was allowed to stride forward and assume the lead near the 1000m.

Starting Price

$16

Barrier

5

Wgt

58.0kg

Margin

6.7

Progression

800m: 10th
400m: 7th

Steward Comment

Had to be steadied shortly after the start when tightened for room. Shifted out to improve approaching the 600m and in doing so forced SKY TEAM wider. Raced in restricted room in the early stages of the home straight and near the 300m had to be eased from the heels of SKY TEAM which shifted in under pressure.

Starting Price

$17

7
Barrier

8

Wgt

56.0kg

Margin

7.1

Progression

800m: 8th
400m: 10th

Steward Comment

A post-race veterinary examination revealed no abnormalities.

Starting Price

$4.80

Barrier

11

Wgt

54.0kg

Margin

10.6

Progression

800m: 11th
400m: 11th

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$101

Barrier

4

Wgt

55.0kg

Margin

10.7

Progression

800m: 5th
400m: 6th

Steward Comment

Bumped at the start. Checked when tightened for room approaching the 400m when attempting a tight run between runners, both of which shifted ground.

Starting Price

$14

10
Barrier

9

Wgt

54.0kg

Margin

11.0

Progression

800m: 3rd
400m: 2nd

Steward Comment

Starting Price

$21

11
Barrier

3

Wgt

56.0kg

Margin

12.0

Progression

800m: 7th
400m: 12th

Steward Comment

After making contact with the outside fence, the mare was examined behind the barriers by the veterinary surgeon and cleared to take its place in the field. Shifted out at the start and bumped DUBLEOS LAD. Had to be steadied away from the heels of ZOFF OF THE WORLD near the 400m when that runner shifted out after improving on to heels.

Starting Price

$18

12
Barrier

6

Wgt

54.0kg

Margin

15.8

Progression

800m: 2nd
400m: 4th

Steward Comment

A post-race veterinary examination revealed no abnormalities.

Starting Price

$12