Stewards Report

Redcliffe 08/06/2022

Redcliffe Harness

Date: Wednesday, 8th June 2022

Track: Good

Weather: Clear

Stewards Panel: N. Torpey (Chairman) | D. Farquharson | R. McCrae | W. Barr | M. Greentree

Officials: Dr S. McGinness (Veterinarian) │ J. Suli (Judge) │ B. Wilson (Assistant Judge) │ G. Torpey & J. Petersen (Starters) │ K. Warwick (Sample Collection Official)

Supplementary Report:

Stewards noted the intended tactics from trainers with multiple runners in the one race

Race 1 - DRIVER OF THE NIGHT IS ZAC CHAPPENDEN PACE  1780M

Geldof (Amanda Payne)– Driver questioned regarding her late activation of gear near the finish. After consideration of the evidence Ms Payne’s explanation was noted.

Lorimer Lady (Nathan Dawson)– Was caught wide in the early stages before working forward to the position outside of the leader.

Cheesandkisses (Angus Garrard)– Was restrained to the rear of the field after being caught wide in the early stages. Raced roughly during the event

Race 2 - TAB LONG MAY WE PLAY PACE  2040M

Misterriodejaneiro (Matt Elkins)– Raced wide over the final 800 m.

Its Super Easy NZ (Nathan Dawson)– Raced wide in the early stages before working forward to the position outside of the leader.

Chase The Magic (Shane Graham)– Broke on the turn into the front straight on the first occasion. The gelding will be placed on its last chance to race truly. An examination by the veterinarian subsequent to the race found the gelding to be lame in the near foreleg. Chase The Magic was stood pending a veterinary certificate.

Race 3 - STU VALENTINE FOR BLOODSTOCK INSURANCE PACE            2040M

Brilliant Art (David McKenzie)– Was caught wide in the early stages before working forward initially to the position outside of the leader.

Whostolemypigeon (Nathan Dawson)– Was caught wide in the early stages before working forward to the position outside of the leader near the 1400 m..

Candykane (Matt Elkins)– Shifted in and contacted a marker post near the 600 m.

Race 4 - 2022 GARRARDS REDCLIFFE YEARLING SALES SERIES 3YO HEAT 1  2040M

Bad Boy Boris (Dannielle Veivers)– Was restrained to the rear of the field after being caught wide in the early stages.

Midnight Somewhere (Adam Sanderson)– Shifted in and contacted a marker post near the 600 m.

Borsellino (Rickie Alchin)– Shifted in and contacted a marker post near the 1400 m.

Race 5 - HYGAIN FEEDS PACE  1780M

Illbewatching (Angus Garrard)– Broke gait in the early stages of the score up. Was caught wide in the early stages before working forward to the position outside of the leader.

Bettor Rocknroll (Pete McMullen)– Held up for a clear run at a vital stage in the straight.

Motu Cullen NZ (Jonah Hutchinson)– Broke gait in the early stages of the score up. Race roughly when the pace of the race steadied near the 1400 m.

Race 6 - 2022 GARRARDS REDCLIFFE YEARLING SALES SERIES 3YO HEAT 2  2040M

Ima Chick Magnet (Graham Dwyer) – Checked near the 400 m.

Alwaysbme (Mark Dux)– Hung in and contacted a marker post near the 200 m.

Roses Are Sweet (Pete McMullen)– Was restrained to the rear of the field after being caught wide in the early stages. Overraced and pulled hard during the event.  Checked near the 400 m.

Bejiggity (Mathew Neilson)– Broke gait near the 400 m. The filly will be placed on its last chance to race truly

Race 7 - ELDERS WOODFORD PACE  1780M

Champagne Reactor (Leonard Cain)– Hung in and contacted a marker post near the 1600 m.

Dinosaurus Rex (Phoebe Betts) – Severely checked near the 500 m resulting in damage to the off-side sulky wheel necessitating the gelding being retired from the event.

The Crom (Matt Crone)– Inconvenienced near the 500 m.

Downtown Lucca (Nathan Dawson)– Overraced and pulled hard during the event. Driver reported gelding was striking sulky wheel with hind legs. Shifted out in the back straight approaching the 500 m causing interference to other runners. The gelding will be placed on its last chance to race truly.

Write Time (Jonah Hutchinson)– Checked near the 500 m.

Elpine Sally (Tom Pay)– Checked near the 500m and locked wheels.

La Belle Cheval (Matt Elkins)– Checked and broke near the 500 m.

Race 8 - MEMBERS DRAW WINNER LARRY TREASURE PACE  2040M

Just One Good One NZ (Taleah McMullen)– Hung in approaching the turn into the front straight near the 200 m. Shifted out under pressure in the run to the finish.

Explanation Noted (Grant Dixon)– Held up for a clear run at a vital stage in the straight.

Race 9 - NORTHGATE COMFORT INN MAIDEN PACE   1780M

Magic Nitro (Angus Garrard) – Back in the draw in mobile events.

Race 10 - BURWOOD STUD 2YO PACE  1780M

Tardelli (Rickie Alchin)– Raced wide in the early stages before working forward to the position outside of the leader.

Regazzo Di Tilly (Angus Garrard)– Hung in and broke gait near the 400 m. The gelding will be placed on its last chance to race truly

Swabs samples taken for analysis

Pre-race

R1        Geldorf

R2        Voodoo Fella

R3        Suzukee

R5        Motu Cullen NZ

R7        Dinosaurus Rex

Post-race

All winners

Race day Summary

Scratchings

R7        Tulhurst Cuddles           - Veterinary reasons (L/Scr)

R8        Nikalong Henry             - Veterinary reasons

R9        The Whistler                - Veterinary reasons

Licensee Actions

Animal Actions

R2        Chase The Magic          - Sd Vets

R9        Magic Nitro                   - BMD

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This report and the Stewards Comments for this meeting may be amended at any time, at the sole discretion of the Queensland Racing Integrity Commission (QRIC) Stewards as races are reviewed.

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