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Punter's Guide to Thoroughbred Tracks
Raced in restricted room approaching the 900m and was crowded by TOP BABE, which laid in and away from BOOM RANGA. Eased to avoid the heels of TOP BABE which shifted in approaching the 800m. Held up rounding the home turn.
Raced in restricted room approaching the 900m and was crowded by TOP BABE, which laid in and away from BOOM RANGA, and then shifted 3 wide to avoid the heels of TOP BABE and, in doing so, forced SATINE and SUNNY EKCELS wider on the course. Hung out rounding the home turn.
Began awkwardly. Raced 3 wide with cover throughout. Forced wider on the track approaching the 800m. Laid in under pressure over the final 100m which caused its jockey to stop riding.
Bumped on jumping. Forced wider on the track approaching the 800m.
Bumped on jumping.
Hung in despite the efforts of its rider passing the 900m, and after passing the 600m continued to hang in, placing its rider at some disadvantage. A post-race veterinary examination revealed that the colt had sustained a laceration to its near side gum.
Began awkwardly and bumped SUNNY EKCELS, and then failed to muster early speed.