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Stewards questioned Mr B. Sturgess, trainer of the winner, SLALOM, regarding the seemingly improved performance. He indicated that the horse always appreciates a heavy track and performs best on rain affected conditions, with its only other 2 wins being on heavy tracks. He added the removal of the butterfly bit for today was also, in his opinion, appreciated by the gelding, and indicated with the significant step back in class from its most recent start he had expected a forward showing.
Jockey B. Appo reported his mount hung out throughout, placing him at a disadvantage from the 400m onwards.
Jumped away awkwardly and lost ground.
Hung out after passing the winning post on the first occasion and made the 1200m turn wide.
Apprentice H. Phillips reported her mount did not travel comfortably at any stage in the rain affected conditions.