Singapore - 17/05/2015
Trackform Number 
Track:GOOD Win Time: 1:47.46 Race Time: 400M 0:25.22 800M 0:48.66 1000M 1:00.60 1200M 1:12.38 1400M 1:24.01 1600M 1:35.55
RACE 6 [TF0632]
SINGAPORE AIRLINES AIRBUS 340 STAKES
KRANJI STAKES C LC (A) 1800M
After arriving at the barrier, WORLD WAR (B Prebble) had its saddle
POWERNOVA (M Esposito) dipped on jumping and shifted inwards bumping
DANGER ZONE (App R Shafiq) in onto VALBUENA (M Rodd).
MAGICAL TALENT (B Vorster) was slow to begin.
OM (App R Zawari) was difficult to settle in the early stages.
DANGER ZONE was difficult to settle in the backstraight.
POWERNOVA raced wide throughout.
Making the turn into the straight, KATES KEEPER (Z Purton) shifted to the
outside of MUSKETEER (M Matsuoka) in an attempt to obtain clear running
and in so doing, made contact with TEQUILA SHOT (N Juglall).
TEQUILA SHOT and KATES KEEPER continued to bump until nearing the
450m when TEQUILA SHOT made contact with the hindquarters of MIGHTY
WARRIOR (CW Brown) turning that gelding inwards, severely crowding
TEQUILA SHOT. As a result of this, KATES KEEPER was disappointed for a
run, then had difficulty obtaining clear running until shortly after passing the
Near the 50m, KATES KEEPER eased off the heels of SEBROSE (M Nunes),
which shifted outwards to improve. Jockey Nunes was subsequently shown
the film of the incident and warned to exercise greater care when shifting
ground in future.
Subsequent veterinary examination was requested on KATES KEEPER which
revealed no apparent abnormality.
A subsequent veterinary examination was requested on TEQUILA SHOT which
revealed no apparent abnormality. TEQUILA SHOT, which raced poorly, will
be required to pass a 1000m gallop trial and veterinary examination prior to
being declared to race again.