Singapore - 03/03/2013
Trackform Number 
Track:GOOD Win Time: 0:59.76 Race Time: 400M 0:24.29 600M 0:35.74 800M 0:47.34
RACE 2 [TF312]
Acting on veterinary advice that PRERICH (I Santana) was found to be lame
near-fore, the Panel of Stewards ordered its withdrawal at 1317Hrs. In
terms of MRA Regulation 24.2, it must be presented to an Official Veterinary
Surgeon prior to being declared to race again.
DAWN PROSPECT (S King) was difficult to be loaded into the barrier. DAWN
PROSPECT will be required to pass one starting stall test prior to being
declared to race again in terms of MRA Rule 78(2).
STORMY ALONG (J Moreira) was difficult to be loaded into the barrier.
STORMY ALONG must requalify in an Official Race Trial prior to being entered
to race again.
UNIVERSAL STARLITE (M Nunes) was restless in the barrier. Trainer ZL Mok
was advised that a warning has been placed on UNIVERSAL STARLITE
regarding its barrier manners and to take steps to improve them or action
may be taken in future.
STORMY ALONG, which jumped away awkwardly, had to be restrained when
inconvenience shortly after the start when GLOBAL CAST (S John), which
SO FREE NOW (KB Soo) laid outwards under pressure over the final 200m.
Jockey Nunes, when questioned regarding the run of UNIVERSAL STARLITE,
stated that his horse never travelled well at any stage and failed to respond
when placed under pressure. His explanation was noted. A subsequent
veterinary examination was requested on UNIVERSAL STARLITE which
revealed no apparent abnormality.
Following the running of Race 2, Jockey S Sam, the rider of MAKE SENSE,
was examined by the Course Medical Officer who declared him unfit to fulfil
his remaining riding engagements.