Stewards Summary (Race Incident Comments)

14/04/2019 Sunshine Coast

Horse Comment Venue Date
Race 1
Allofit Overraced in the early stages and was checked from heels approaching the 1200m. Sunshine Coast 05/04/2019
Chainsmoker Raced keenly in the early stages. B. Pengelly was reprimanded for excessive use of the whip prior to the 100m. Doomben 20/03/2019
Te Rapa Raced wide in the early stages Sunshine Coast 05/04/2019
Taverne Slow to begin. Eagle Farm 23/03/2019
Esor Slow to begin. Sunshine Coast 05/04/2019
Yankee Sang Began awkwardly. Aquis Park Gold Coast 09/03/2019
Race 2
Bay Not Grey Slow to begin. Doomben 03/04/2019
Hickson Bumped on jumping. Inclined to overrace in the early stages. Raced wide in the middle stages. Murwillumbah 19/03/2019
Madcall Proved difficult to load. Raced ungenerously in the early stages. Aquis Park Gold Coast 30/03/2019
Southcurly Raced three wide without cover over the final 800m. Vetted - no abnormalities. Aquis Park Gold Coast 30/03/2019
Spirit Esprit Slow into stride. Doomben 03/04/2019
Raingurl Laid inwards over the final 200m. Eagle Farm 23/03/2019
Unusual Aunt Laid in in the home straight. Toowoomba 27/03/2019
Race 3
King Ragnar Slow to begin. When asked to comment on the disappointing performance, jockey M. Cahill confirmed his disappointment and could offer no tangible explanation. A post race veterinary examination of the horse, which finished a distant last, failed to reveal any significant abnormalities. Trainer R. Wilson advised stewards in his opinion the horse was beaten for early speed and would appreciate a step up in distance to 1200m and would take improvement from the run. He also added he would inform stewards in the coming days of any abnormality that becomes apparent. Sunshine Coast 24/03/2019
Ocean Waves Overraced for a short distance passing the 800m. Sunshine Coast 03/02/2019
Red Doulton Hampered on jumping and lost considerable ground. Eagle Farm 22/12/2018
Implacable Overraced in the early stages. Bumped by another runner near the 300m and became unbalanced as a result. Sunshine Coast 31/03/2019
Race 4
Let's Cheer Again Laid out rounding the home turn and then put in an awkward stride approaching the 450m. Eagle Farm 22/12/2018
The Wild One Jumped outwards extremely awkwardly and in so doing shifted out, making contact with VALADYIUM. Became unbalanced when racing keenly near the 900m after making contact with MISHANI BLOSSOM, which was bumped outwards by EMBATTLED. Bumped and carried outwards by OH FIVE GLORY near the 300m. Doomben 17/11/2018
Kallie Lost some ground when tightened for room near the 900m. Doomben 15/12/2018
Djebel Ready Jumped away awkwardly. Gold Coast 28/11/2018
Race 5
Outpatient Shifted in away from another runner near the 1100m and made contact with the running rail. A post race veterinary examination revealed the horse to be suffering from heat stress. Sunshine Coast 24/03/2019
Brahma Armour Connections advised that, due to the pattern of racing today, the gelding would be ridden further forward if circumstances permit. The horse settled in a handy position. Got its head up when racing keenly passing the 800m. Shifted out near the 100m, making contact with LUCKY FIX. Doomben 03/04/2019
Imay Shout Returned to scale suffering from heat stress. Trainer R. Heathcote advised that the mare would be freshened up prior to its next start. Sunshine Coast 10/02/2019
Epic Bel Raced three wide without cover throughout. Sunshine Coast 30/12/2018
The Investigator Raced wide in the early stages. Sunshine Coast 26/10/2018
New York Lights The stable advised filly will be sent for a spell following today’s performance. Gold Coast 29/09/2018
Euleilah Hampered on jumping. Forced wider rounding the home turn. Ipswich 29/03/2019
Stonefish Inconvenienced on jumping away and lost ground. Sunshine Coast 31/03/2019
Race 6
Galaxy Guru Had difficulty securing clear running from the 250m until passing the 150m. Sunshine Coast 31/03/2019
Iron Duke Slow to begin. Shifted wider on the track after overracing in the early stages in an attempt to improve to the lead after passing the 1200m, however the horse was obliged to race three wide without cover throughout the event. Sunshine Coast 31/03/2019
Second Thought Began awkwardly and lost considerable ground. Laid in under pressure over the final 200m. Ipswich 29/03/2019
Certain Doubt Held up and unable to improve between the 600m and the 400m. Doomben 03/04/2019
Craiglea Virtue Slow to begin. Toowoomba 06/04/2019
Corsini Raced three wide without cover throughout. Ipswich 04/04/2019
Race 7
Beat the Beast Held up for clear running rounding the home turn and in the early stages of the home straight. Sunshine Coast 31/03/2019
Clairvue Diamond Trainer S. Kendrick was questioned regarding the improved performance of the horse in winning tonight. He indicated the gelding races best when able to lead without being challenged, as was the case in this event. Stewards after perusing the horse’s last win accepted the explanation. Sunshine Coast 05/04/2019
Shelter Lady Apprentice S. Lacy reported she had some difficulty securing clear running rounding the home turn. Sunshine Coast 17/02/2019
Race 8
Publishing Power Jumped away awkwardly and lost ground. Raced in restricted room near the 850m. Shifted out to avoid heels near the 700m and then raced in restricted room until approaching the 500m. Sunshine Coast 05/04/2019
Bon Rocket When asked to comment on the performance, trainer M. Lakey noted that the gelding had previously performed poorly when asked to carry a similar weight to that carried today. A post-race veterinary examination revealed no significant findings. Beaudesert 01/01/2019
Lord Barrington Slightly inconvenienced passing the 150m. Doomben 30/03/2019
Mishani Phoenix Jockey J Stanley reported that when placed under pressure rounding the home turn the gelding failed to respond to his riding and in his opinion did not appreciate todays track condition. Gold Coast 01/12/2018
Scrabble Overraced in the early and middle stages. Aquis Park Gold Coast 06/04/2019
Rocbolt Slow to begin. Rider stated after being slow to begin it settled further back than intended. Vet reported it was lame in the near fore leg. Cranbourne 20/04/2018
Barefoot Tycoon Although the horse was advertised as racing with pacifiers on as a gear change, the gelding raced only in blinkers as trainer D. Fletcher did not have a set of blinkers and pacifiers. A public announcement was made to this effect. Stewards will contact Racing Australia in relation to the advertising of this gear change. Sunshine Coast 31/03/2019
Race 9
Beat the Beast Held up for clear running rounding the home turn and in the early stages of the home straight. Sunshine Coast 31/03/2019
Sornja Rider questioned - reported the mare did not appreciate today’s heavy track conditions. Vetted -no significant findings. Aquis Park Gold Coast 16/03/2019
Pierre Bizel In the early stages of the home straight obliged to alter course to secure clear running. Sunshine Coast 26/01/2019
Aiolos Bumped by another running approaching the winning post. Toowoomba 27/03/2019
Pollinator Slow to begin bet365 Echuca 06/11/2018
Rationale When quest re perf. rdr stated his mount was buffeted on jumping & settled at tail of field. Rdr stated pace of event was moderate in early & middle stages & from rear posn he worked into event from 600m in effort to make ground on leaders. Rdr stated mount had full clear running on straightening however failed to sprint strongly under pressure & was disapp in run to the line. Rdr stated mount raced like a tired horse. Stable rep advised would assess how geld pulls up in coming days before determining its immediate racing future. P/R vet exam no ab's. Grafton 15/02/2019
Rossmay Bumped on jumping. Ipswich 29/03/2019
All One Class Slightly hampered passing the 100m. Apprentice N. Fazackerley, the rider of HENRY’S ON COURSE, was advised to show greater care in similar circumstances. Ipswich 04/04/2019
Inveraray Slow to begin. Sunshine Coast 09/09/2018