新加坡 - 27/10/2013
场地：良好 夺标时速： 1:36.20 分段时间：400公尺 0:24.83 800公尺 0:48.46 1000公尺 1:00.81 1200公尺 1:12.47 1400公尺 1:24.07
RACE 3 [TF1414]
BETTER THAN EVER 2010 STAKES
CLASS 4 1600M
LADIES FIRST (M Zaki), which was difficult to be loaded into the barrier, will
be required to pass one starting stall test prior to being declared to race
again in terms of MRA Rule 78(2).
BREAKING VAULTS (M Kellady) began awkwardly.
ARATIATIA (J De Souza) jumped inwards at the start carrying BRILIANT
POWER (App J See) in onto KINGSDESIRE (A Munro).
KLEVER WARRIOR (M Nunes) and LETS TALK NOW (KB Soo) bumped on
Shortly after the start, SMART IDEA (CW Brown) was momentarily
inconvenienced when LADIES FIRST hung inwards.
Approaching the 1000m, KINGSDESIRE, which was racing tight to the inside
of KLEVER WARRIOR, shifted inwards and brushed the running rail. This
resulted in KINGSDESIRE becoming unbalanced and losing ground.
BRILLIANT POWER, which was following, had to be checked outwards across
the heels of KINGSDESIRE.
BILLY BRITAIN (L Allpress) raced wide throughout.
BIGCAT RHAPSODY (App K AIsisuhairi) was held up and unable to improve
from the 600m until passing the 400m.
BREAKING VAULTS had difficulty obtaining a clear run in the early part of the
Over the final 100m, SUPER VICTORY (B Vorster) shifted outwards under
pressure carrying SMART IDEA outwards, resulting in NATION THEATRE (D
Beasley) having to be steadied. Jockey Vorster was subsequently shown the
film of the incident and warned to exercise greater care when shifting ground
The Farrier reported that KINGSDESIRE returned having cast its off-fore
Trainer H Takaoka, when questioned regarding the improved performance of
LADIES FIRST, stated that with its regular rider back on, the mare had
appreciated the lighter weight and being able to lead. He felt that these
factors had contributed to LADIES FIRSTs improved run today. His
explanation was noted.