QUEENSLANDRACING INTEGRITY COMMISSION
ROMA TURF CLUB – SATURDAY 20TH FEBUARY 2021.
WEATHER – FINE TRACK RATING – GOOD (DIRT) RAIL – TRUE
Chairman of Stewards – B. Cooke
Stewards – P. Jenkins
Clerk of Scales – Q.R.I.C Stewards
Judge – B. Lines
Veterinarian – Dr W. Nason
Swab Attendants – Dr W. Nason
Starter – T. Sheehan
Race 1:BARRY EVANS, STAN PARK, VIV HUMPHREY'S MEMORIAL
QTIS MAIDEN PLATE – 1000m
GOIN’ GRAND – As the mare had not raced in the twelve months prior to todays event, it underwent a pre-race veterinary examination and was subsequently passed fit to start. Refused to proceed to the barriers. Declared a late scratching by order of the stewards at 1:25pm. Stewards ordered that all monies invested in GOIN’ GRAND be refunded with the following deductions to apply:
0 cents in the dollar for the win - #9
17 cents in the dollar for the place of winner - #9
6 cents in the dollar for 2nd placegetter – #6
24 cents in the dollar for 3rd placegetter - #2
Trainer B. Waldron was advised the mare would require a trial to satisfaction of stewards prior to returning to racing.
LEICA SPECIAL - Began awkwardly.
MY BYE – Began awkwardly and lost ground. Raced wide without cover from the 600m.
GREAT BRAVE – Slow into stride.
SKY TOUCH – Blundered on jumping and lost ground.
Race 2:BRANDON & ASSOCIATES CLASS B HANDICAP – 1000m
SIZZLING SUZANNE – Began awkwardly.
FRENCH VIDA – Slow to begin, slow into stride.
No further racing incidents
Race 3:SYDEVA HAULAGE BENDEMERE CUP OPEN PLATE – 1000m
ILBANDITO – Began awkwardly tightening another runner to the outside.
BENICHI PEGASUS – Tightened for room shortly after the start and lost ground.
TROMMELSCHLAGEN – Began awkwardly.
GENDEBIEN – Raced three wide without cover throughout. Inclined to lay in throughout.
Race 4:PICKANJINNIE MUGGLETON BENCHMARK 60 HANDICAP – 900m
BELLA’S BROTHER – Slow to begin.
USURP – Began awkwardly.
FOXY BELLA – Began awkwardly. Laid in under pressure in the home straight. ‘
Race 5:RASLIE CHADFORD BENCHMARK 50 HANDICAP – 1200m
PHONZIA – Fractious in barrier.
MS WICKED NICCI – Slow to begin.
SPARMAN - Difficult to load. Fractious in barriers
STEWARDS RACE DAY SUMMARY
Summary of action concerning thoroughbred horses
Bars and Warnings
R1 – GOIN’ GRAND –Refused to proceed to barriers – Trial required.
Horses swabbed post-race