Singapore - 05/10/2014
Trackform Number 
Track:GOOD Win Time: 1:09.60 Race Time: 400M 0:24.25 600M 0:35.19 800M 0:46.76 1000M 0:58.05
RACE 8 [TF1320]
PANASONIC TOUGHBOOK STAKES
CLASS 3 1200M
After arriving at the barrier, SPEED DEMON (App J See) had its saddle
SEED OF SPEED (I Saifudin) jumped outwards at the start and bumped
STRAIGHTTOTHEPOINT (CW Brown) out onto CALIFORNIA EAGLE (O
BELLWETHER (M Nunes) jumped awkwardly outwards and made contact with
the hindquarters of SPEED DEMON. Shortly thereafter, BELLWETHER was
eased when crowded between CALIFORNIA EAGLE and SPEED DEMON, which
rolled inwards slightly.
Shortly after the start, DRAGON KING (D Beasley) had to be eased when
crowded between LIMS HARVEST (J Powell) and STILETTO (App Z Zuriman),
which shifted inwards after jumping away awkwardly.
BELLWETHER proved extremely difficult to settle in the early and middle
Passing the 600m, WARPATH (App K AIsisuhairi) steadied when racing tight
between CALIFORNIA EAGLE and SPEED DEMON.
Making the turn into the straight, WARPATH was momentarily inconvenienced
when SPEED DEMON shifted outwards.
SEED OF SPEED, which was held up in the early part of the straight, made
contact with BELLWETHER when attempting to come to the outside of
STRAIGHTOTHEPOINT to obtain clear running.
MARSEILLE ROULETTE (A Munro) hung inwards over the final 200m obliging
its rider to stop riding and straighten his mount on a number of occasions.
The Veterinary Surgeon reported that SPEED DEMON bled. In terms of MRA
Rule 92(3), it will not be permitted to canter or gallop on the main training
tracks of any racecourse for a period of two months, and may not start in
any race for a period of three months, and then only after having
satisfactorily passed a bleeders test.
A subsequent veterinary examination was requested on
STRAIGHTTOTHEPOINT which revealed that the horse returned not striding