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Punter's Guide to Thoroughbred Tracks
When the pace slackened approaching the 900m improved onto heels and shifted out and commenced to hang out from that point until approaching the 600m. Shifted out under pressure over the final 100m.
Held up rounding the home turn and until the 200m.
Improved onto heels near the 500m and was steadied and shifted wider on the track.
Laid out under pressure in the home straight.
Slow to begin. Overraced and raced greenly in the middle stages. Checked near 200m. Apprentice B. Nothdurft pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under AR131(a) in that near the 200m he directed his mount in to secure clear running when not sufficiently clear of BACK THE ROCK, resulting in that horse being tightened for room and causing its rider to check her mount at that stage. Apprentice Nordurft was suspended from riding in races for period of 10 days, to commence at midnight, 1 September and to expire at midnight, 11 September.
Jumped away very awkwardly and lost ground.
Was forced wider near the 900m and raced 3 wide from that point onwards.