新加坡 - 15/12/2013
场地：良好 夺标时速： 1:46.71 分段时间：500公尺 0:31.37 700公尺 0:43.78 900公尺 0:56.36 1100公尺 1:08.87 1300公尺 1:21.35 1500公尺 1:33.84
RACE 4 [TF1659]
Permission was granted for Jockey D Beasley to replace Jockey J Powell on
KLEVER WARRIOR as the latter was unable to make the weight. Jockey
Powell was subsequently fined a sum of S$200 in terms of MRA Rule 107(9).
As there was no similar claiming rider available, the Stewards gave
permission for App Z Zuriman to replace App R Rueven on HOST THE
CELESTIAL STAR (App J See) began awkwardly outwards and in doing so,
bumped GRAVLAX (App P Dellorto) out onto CASSIS OOLONG (M Zaki).
Shortly after the start, BOLSHOI RULER (L Allpress) steadied when crowded
between STORM JET (M Kellady) and JET COSMO (I Santana), which shifted
CLASSIC THUNDER (App TH Koh) showed no early pace despite the urgings
of its rider.
BLACK BEAN (App T See), GRAVLAX, JET COSMO and CELESTIAL STAR all
raced wide throughout.
HOST THE NATION had to be checked after racing up onto the heels of
PIASAU GARDEN (V Leal) near the 900m.
Passing the 700m, SPOT ON (CW Brown) steadied when crowded between
HOST THE NATION and BLACK BEAN, which rolled inwards slightly. Shortly
thereafter, HOST THE NATION was bumped by BLACK BEAN, which was
taken inwards slightly by JET COSMO.
Approaching the Winning Post, HOST THE NATION shifted outwards and
brushed KLEVER WARRIOR on a couple of occasions.
Jockey Kellady reported that STORM JET was not striding out freely. A
subsequent veterinary examination revealed that the horse returned lame
near-fore. STORM JET will be required to pass a 1000m gallop trial and
veterinary examination prior to being declared to race again.
Jockey Zaki reported that CASSIS OOLONG was making respiratory noises.
A subsequent veterinary examination revealed no apparent abnormality.
A subsequent veterinary examination was requested on BLACK BEAN which
revealed no apparent abnormality.