QUEENSLAND RACING INTEGRITY COMMISSION
SURAT DIGGERS RACE CLUB
15 SEPTEMBER 2018.
Weather- Fine Rail-True Track-Good 3 (DIRT)
Chairman of Stewards- B. Cooke
Stewards- R. Hitchener
Clerk of Scales- Stewards
Veterinarian- Dr. C Johnson
Starter- L Schultz
Betting Steward- Stewards
RACE 1: AWB, TDT, SURAT RSL, MCINNES WILSON, CONDON FINANCIAL MAIDEN PLATE 800M-
HEY AMIGO- Slow to begin. Bumped shortly after the start. Laid out under pressure over the concluding stages.
RED BLANKET- Began awkwardly making contact with another runner. App. Z White was reprimanded for using her whip on more than 5 occasions prior to the 100m.
PLENTY O’PENNIES- Hung out rounding the home turn.
LITTLE ALBERT- Resented the kickback and was reluctant to stretch out in the early stages.
RACE 2: VJ BUTLER MEMORIAL, EAST COAST CONCRETE QTIS CLASS 2 PLATE 1000M-
INNER HURRY- Was declared a late scratching by order of Stewards at 2:00pm after the mare refused to proceed to the barriers. Upon the declaration of correct weight Stewards ordered that all monies invested on INNER HURRY be refunded with the following deductions to apply-
1st- 1 cent the win 11cents the place.
2nd- 9 cents the place.
3rd- 8 cents the place.
Trainer J Judge was advised the mare would be required to barrier trial to the Stewards satisfaction prior to next racing.
TOECANARGIE MAN- Blundered on jumping away.
TOCCO D’ORO- Slow into stride.
IRONBORN- Slow to begin.
GOLOVKIN- Steadied when placed in restricted room near the 900m.
RACE 3: AGL SURAT DIGGERS CUP BENCHMARK 60 HCAP 1400M-
MOHAKA RIVER- Made contact with the barrier gate on jumping away and lost ground. Near the 150m, was steadied to avoid the heels of MISS MILES which shifted out when not completely clear. S Barlow the rider of MISS MILES was reprimanded as a result of this incident.
HIGH CALL- Slow to begin.
GUD ONYA- Tightened for room at the start and lost ground.
MISS MILES- Began awkwardly.
GREYWOLF – Laid out under pressure over the concluding stages.
RACE 4: ST GEORGE MACHINERY, CROPLANDS ASSOC. GRAIN, ADAMA CLASS B 1200M-
THE INTERN- Hung out throughout.
BRIBE THE WITNESS- Began awkwardly.
SCHMIZO- Began awkwardly.
BONDI BATTLE- Raced wide during the early and middle stages. Laid in under pressure over the concluding stages.
BACKUP BILLY- Shifted out under pressure over the concluding stages.
RACE 5: LIBERTY OIL, FORMOSA FARMING,TIME DANCER NAB STATHAM CHEESMAN OPEN HCAP 1200M
REPO ZEST- Hung out during the middle stages and raced wide without cover throughout.
DAYTIME DANCER- Hung out during the middle stages.
SUMMARY OF ACTIONS CONCERNING LICENSEES-
Race 1- Z White. Use of whip prior to the 100m.
Race 3- S Barlow. Careless riding.
SUMMARY OF ACTIONS CONCERNING HORSES-
Race 2- INNER HURRY. Refused to parade to the barriers. Barrier trial required ptns.
Race 2- INNER HURRY @ 2:00pm