Stewards Report

Warwick Turf Club

Warwick Provincial | TAB

Tue 16 Feb Good 4

Rail

True Entire Course

Track

Turf
Good 4 Pen Not available

Nil last 24hrs, 10mm last 7 days

Nil last 24hrs, 24mm last 7 days

Fine

Track conditions update: 12:01AM Wednesday 17 February
Last Track Rating Update: Finalised 16/2 - 7.45am. Rider Replacement R2 N11.
TRACK INFO: Irrigating Saturday night

Nominations

Wed 10/02/21 11:00am

Weights

Thu 11/02/21 12:00am

Acceptances

Fri 12/02/21 09:30am

Riders

Fri 12/02/21 12:00pm

Scratchings

Tue 16/02/21 07:30am

Late Nominations

Races: 1, 4, 6, 7

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.

QUEENSLANDRACING INTEGRITY COMMISSION
 
STEWARDS REPORT
 
WARWICK TURF CLUB
 
WARWICK – TUESDAY 16TH FEBRUARY 2021
 
WEATHER – FINE  TRACK RATING –  GOOD 4         RAIL – TRUE ENTIRE COURSE
 
OFFICIALS
 
Chairman of Stewards – B Cooke
Stewards – R Hitchener, J Childs, P Jenkins & B McErlean
Clerk of Scales – D Rossiter
Judge – S Fahey
Veterinarian – C Reardon
Swab Attendants – D McDonald
Starter – C Wallace
 
 
Race 1: TAB BENCHMARK 58 Handicap 2000 metres
 
CALL ME LEGEND – Approaching the 100m shifted out to avoid heels.
 
BONVILLE – Began awkwardly and lost ground. Inclined to lay in throughout.
 
LEICABLE – Began awkwardly and lost ground. Shifted out under pressure in the home straight.
 
Race 2: TAB MAKE A DATE WITH PLAY Maiden Handicap 1100 metres
 
SINGLE RISE – On Friday the 12th of February the gelding was erroneously scratched from the event and was therefore reinstated into the field at 4:33pm on Friday the 12th of February. The communication in relation to the reinstatement of the gelding was provided by Racing Australia to all wagering service providers at 4:37pm on Friday the 12th of February.
 
The start of this race was delayed to allow the running of an interstate event.
 
NINETYNINE STEPS– Laid in for a short distance leaving the 600m.
 
ELKA ELEVEN – Inclined to lay in under pressure in the home straight proving difficult to ride out.
 
MY BOY MISCHKE – Slow to begin. Raced 3 wide without cover throughout the early and middle stages.
 
LOCK AND LAUNCH – Began awkwardly.
 
SASANQUAS – Began awkwardly. Inclined to lay in in the home straight.
 
Race 3: TAB VENUE MODE Maiden Handicap 1100 metres
 
VERY SOON – As the mare had raced at Nanango on Saturday the 13th of February it underwent a pre-race veterinary examination and was passed fit to start. Began awkwardly making contact with another runner. Sifted in abruptly approaching the 200m.
 
HISGRACE – As Jockey L Tilley was overweight Jockey N Tomizawa was the replacement rider on the gelding. Jockey L Tilley was issued a $200 fine under AR190(3).
 
LAURIE – Bumped on jumping and lost ground. Shifted out under pressure in the home straight. Jockey M Gray pleaded guilty to a charge under AR132(5) in that he used his whip in an excessive manner, that being 18 times. Jockey M Gray’s license to ride in races was suspended for a period of 8 days, to commence midnight 16/02/21 and to expire midnight 24/02/21.
 
MASARED – Tightened for room shortly after the winning post and was forced to steady.
 
A TOP CHANCE – Hung out from the 800m.
 
CRUZADOS – Slow to begin.
 
MASSIE WHISPER – Raced wide without cover throughout.
 
Race 4: TAB LONG MAY WE PLAY Class 3 Handicap 1100 metres
 
COOK IT CHARLIE – Began awkwardly making contact with another runner. Shifted out under pressure in the home straight.
 
BETTER BE BETTER – Leaving the 250m steadied to avoid heels when another runner shifted out.
 
HEART OF KINGS – Raced wide without cover throughout. Leaving the 250m shifted out inconveniencing another.
 
L'AMANTE – Began awkwardly. Steadied from heels momentarily approaching the 200m.
 
MISSLLEERS – Slow to begin. Held up in the early part of the home straight and had difficulty obtaining clear running at varying stages of the home straight.
 
HEAD ON – Bumped by another runner on jumping.
 
Race 5: TAB LIVE SKY RACING VISION Maiden Plate 1350 metres
 
The start was delayed when LOCKHEED LIGHTNING proved difficult to load.
 
SENSE OF EXPENSE – As the gelding had raced at Toowoomba on the 13th of February it underwent a pre-race veterinary examination and was passed fit to start.
 
MY BOY DRAGON – After being caught wide in the early stages allowed his mount to stride forward to obtain a leading position at the 800m.
 
MY MATE VINNY – Raced keenly throughout the early stages.
 
SET BEAT – Began awkwardly. Raced keenly throughout the early stages. Apprentice J Molloy was issued a $400 fine under AR211 for returning to scale in excess of 0.5kg overweight.
 
SISTINE AVENUE – Raced keenly throughout the early stages.
 
FINGERTIPS – Slow to begin.
 
LOCKHEED LIGHTNING – Began awkwardly.
 
MISTER QUICKSTEP – Slow to begin. Inclined to hang out from the 800m. Trainer J Brown was advised that the gelding would be required to trial to the satisfaction of the stewards prior to next racing.
 
BEAUTIFUL CRAZY – Began awkwardly. Upon straightening improved onto heels and was forced to shift out resulting in CHAMPAGNE SALLY having to steady to avoid heels.
 
SUZY NEEDS LOVIN' – Shifted out under pressure in the home straight.
 
Race 6: TAB BENCHMARK 65 Handicap 1350 metres
 
TONY'S DECREE – Forced wider on the track by another runner near the 800m and as a consequence raced wide without cover for the remainder.
 
STAY SMART – Raced 3 wide for the majority.
 
RUSSIAN ROMEO – Jockey B Newport was issued a reprimand under AR132(7)(a)(ii) for using his whip on 6 occasions prior to the 100m, 1 more than permitted.
 
RUBY RUSH – Stood flat footed at the start and lost ground.
 
Race 7: TAB BENCHMARK 58 Handicap 800 metres
 
GRANDIOSO – Shifted out to avoid heels leaving the 100m.
 
ASK AUDREY – Shifted out under pressure in the home straight.
 
BOOMING TOWN – Blundered on jumping.
 
ROOTS'N'ROCKS – Apprentice M Savva was issued a $500 fine under AR132(7)(a)(ii) for using her whip on 6 occasions prior to the 100m, 1 more than permitted.
 
 
 
 
 
 
STEWARDS RACE DAY SUMMARY
 
Summary of action concerning licensees
 
Reprimands
Race 6: Brandon Newport – Use of whip prior to the 100m - 6 occasions – AR132(7)(a)(ii)
 
Fines
Race 3: Les Tilley – Accepted a ride which he was overweight – AR190(3) - $200
Race 5: Jake Molloy – Returned to scale in an excess of 0.5kg overweight – AR211 - $400
Race 7: Montanna Savva – Use of whip prior to the 100m – 6 occasions – AR132(7)(a)(ii) - $500

Suspensions
Race 3: Matthew Gray – Excessive use of the whip – 8 days suspension – AR132(5) – MN 16/02/2021 – MN 24/02/2021
 
Absent jockeys
Tessa Townsend – Injury
 
Summary of action concerning thoroughbred horses
 
Horses swabbed pre-race
CALL ME LEGEND, FELZONE, TINCO BELLE, ELKA ELEVEN, YAZZI JEAN, MY BOY DRAGON, LINCLON GREEN & GRANDIOSO
 
Horses swabbed post-race
All winners
 
Warnings/bars
Race 5: MISTER QUICKSTEP – Hung out – Trial to the satisfaction of Stewards prior to next racing
 
Summary of rider changes/Late notifications
Race 2: EPIC REIGN - Z Lloyd
Race 3: LAURIE - M Gray
              HISGRACE – N Tomizawa
Race 5: SUZY NEEDS LOVIN’ – T Marshall
Race 7: MISS MAKEPEACE - R Palmer
 
 
Published subject to correction upon revision