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Jumped away awkwardly and was severely hampered soon after the start when tightened for room between TAKE TEA and TRUCULENT. Overraced in the early stages.
Bled from both nostrils. Connections were advised that the gelding will be ineligible to start for 3 months, and prior to resuming racing must gallop satisfactorily over 1000m in the presence of a steward.
Had some difficulty securing clear running in the home straight until near the 200m.
Slow to begin. Overraced in the early stages. Had to be checked over the concluding stages when tightened for room between PINNACLE STAR and TOTALLY CHARMED, which shifted in under pressure. B. Thornton, the rider of TOTALLY CHARMED, was reprimanded.
Overraced in the early stages and near the 700m, when continuing to overrace, was brushed by I DREAM OF GREEN, which shifted out, resulting in MAGIC FOX being taken wider and racing three wide for the remainder of the event. In this incident COLPO DI TAMBURO was momentarily taken wider on the track.
Held up making the turn into the straight.
Inclined to lay in under pressure in the home straight.
A post-race veterinary examination revealed the filly to have abrasions to the inside of the off hind hock.
Raced three wide with cover.
Raced three wide without cover until a point near the 700m where it obtained cover trailing MAGIC FOX.