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Inclined to lay out when placed under pressure in the home straight.
Very slow into stride. When asked to comment regarding the filly’s performance, jockey M. Cahill stated that after a very slow beginning SERRATALLI failed to muster speed despite his urgings until a point near the 600m when the filly began to travel. He added that the filly was doing its best work over the concluding stages and would benefit from a step up in distance.
Trainer M. Currie was fined $100 for failing to declare a rider for the horse by the prescribed time. Began awkwardly, causing its rider to become unbalanced. Then raced 3 wide. Inclined to lay in under pressure in the home straight.
Raced 3 wide.
Blundered on jumping.
Buffeted between runners on jumping, losing its position.
Began awkwardly. Eased up over the final 200m. Lost both front plates in running. A post race veterinary examination determined it to have a poor post race recovery.