Singapore - 26/10/2014
Trackform Number 
Track:GOOD Win Time: 1:10.22 Race Time: 400M 0:25.20 600M 0:36.45 800M 0:47.68 1000M 0:58.80
RACE 8 [TF1418]
CHEVRON 2008 STAKES 1200M
ROOM FOR EXCUSE (A Munro) lost ground after beginning awkwardly.
FAITHFULLY (O Chavez) jumped outwards at the start making contact with
DRAGON DYNASTY (D Beasley).
Near the 1000m, ROOM FOR EXCUSE shifted inwards slightly and made
contact with the hindquarters of WARSPIRIT (App WS Chan). ROOM FOR
EXCUSE then shifted outwards inconveniencing RUAPEHU (J McDonald).
Shortly thereafter, CODIGO (App R Firdhaus) then shifted inwards brushing
WARSPIRIT. Following this, CODIGO shifted outwards abruptly severely
inconveniencing RUAPEHU, which checked. In this incident, the saddle on
CODIGO shifted sideways placing its rider at a disadvantage thereafter. ONE
SMART CAT (App Z Zuriman) and LUCKY DAPPER (N Juglall), which were
both following, were also inconvenienced in this incident.
MAI GURU (J Low) raced wide throughout.
Approaching the 400m, FAITHFULLY was inconvenienced and carried wider
when DRAGON DYNASTY shifted outwards. Jockey Beasley was subsequently
shown the film of the incident and warned to exercise greater care when
shifting ground in future.
Shortly after passing the 400m, LUCKY DAPPER and ROOM FOR EXCUSE
The Farrier reported that both RUAPEHU and LUCKY DAPPER returned having
cast their off-hind and off-fore plates respectively.
A subsequent veterinary examination was requested on CODIGO which
revealed that the horse returned having 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