Singapore - 26/10/2014
Trackform Number 
Track:GOOD Win Time: 1:46.34 Race Time: 400M 0:25.83 800M 0:49.35 1000M 1:01.44 1200M 1:13.47 1400M 1:24.73 1600M 1:35.53
RACE 9 [TF1419]
RAFFLES CUP 1800M
TROPAIOS (A Munro) jumped away awkwardly.
Passing the 1000m, JOHNNY GUITAR (J Powell) and ALEXANDRA PALACE (N
Juglall) were both crowded for room between KNIGHTS COMMAND (App Z
Zuriman), which hung inwards and FLAX (I Santana), which shifted
Near the 900m, GOLIATH (App K AIsisuhairi) had to be eased after racing up
onto the heels of FLAX.
KNIGHTS COMMAND and WAR AFFAIR (D Beasley) both raced wide
JOHNNY GUITAR hung inwards in the straight.
Passing the 300m, STEPITUP (J McDonald) eased off the heels of WAR
AFFAIR, which shifted inwards. Jockey Beasley was subsequently shown the
film of the incident and warned to exercise greater care when shifting ground
Approaching the 200m, GOODMAN (CW Brown) eased when crowded to the
inside of WAR AFFAIR, which shifted inwards. Jockey Beasley was
subsequently shown the film of the incident and warned to exercise greater
care when shifting ground in future.
Near the 100m, FLAX was disappointed for a clear run.
Over the concluding stages, CITY LAD (App T Rehaizat) was momentarily
inconvenienced when LIZARRE (B Vorster) had to be eased inwards away
from the heels of JOHNNY GUITAR, which hung inwards.
Jockey I Azhar reported that WILD GEESE was not striding out freely. A
subsequent veterinary examination confirmed this.
A subsequent veterinary examination was requested on FLAX which revealed
that the horse returned with a cut on its off-hind leg. FLAX will be required
to pass a 1000m gallop trial and veterinary examination prior to being
declared to race again.