Singapore - 09/08/2015
Trackform Number 
Track:GOOD Win Time: 1:05.21 Race Time: 300M 0:18.96 500M 0:30.30 700M 0:41.90 900M 0:53.34
RACE 10 [TF1001]
OPEN BENCHMARK 67 POLYTRACK 1100M
Prior to the start, GOLDEN TOMAHAWK (CW Brown) was examined by the
Veterinary Surgeon and passed fit to race.
BLUE DIAMOND (App T See) jumped inwards at the start bumping CASH BOX
(R Woodworth) in onto SOLITAIRE (J Powell), which then crowded OCEAN
GENERAL (TH Koh) onto the hindquarters of CORONET PEAK (App CC Wong).
OM (App CK Ng), which was slow to begin, was crowded on jumping between
GOLDEN TOMAHAWK, which jumped awkwardly inwards and PETER CULTURE
(B Vorster), which jumped awkwardly outwards. Thereafter, OM showed no
early pace despite the urgings of its rider.
Approaching the 800m, CASH BOX steadied outwards across the heels of
BLUE DIAMOND, which was carried inwards slightly by EATONS GOLD (M
OCEAN GENERAL, CASH BOX and BLUE DIAMOND all raced wide throughout.
EATONS GOLD had a tendency to lay outwards in the straight.
The Farrier reported that both SOLITAIRE and GOLDEN TOMAHAWK returned
having cast their near-fore plates.
A subsequent veterinary examination was requested on CASH BOX which
revealed that the horse exhibited signs of respiratory distress after the race.
CASH BOX will be required to pass a 1000m gallop trial and veterinary
examination prior to being declared to race again.
A subsequent veterinary examination was requested on PETER CULTURE
which revealed that the horse returned lame near-hind. PETER CULTURE will
be required to pass a 1000m gallop trial and veterinary examination prior to
being declared to race again.