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Punter's Guide to Thoroughbred Tracks
Slow to begin. Whilst overracing passing the 1400m was placed in restricted room and had to be steadied. Then continued to overrace when the pace slackened until approaching the 1000m. Laid in under pressure in the home straight.
Bumped by another runner near the 1400m and as a result laid in for a short distance despite the efforts of its rider. Restrained from the heels of SABKHAT near the 600m and was then shifted wider on the track. S. Thornton, rider of SABKHAT, was advised to exercise more care in similar circumstances.
Overraced when the pace slackened after passing the 1000m.
Stood flatfooted as the start was effected and lost ground.
Whilst overracing passing the 1400m was placed in restricted room and had to be steadied.
Reared as the start was effected and lost significant ground. Whilst racing wide commenced to overrace approaching the 1200m and was then permitted to stride forward to the lead leaving the 800m.