Singapore - 01/01/2016
Trackform Number 
Track:GOOD Win Time: 1:12.37 Race Time: 400M 0:25.28 600M 0:36.97 800M 0:49.04 1000M 1:00.78
RACE 4 [TF0004]
MARK WALKER STAKES
RESTRICTED MAIDEN 1200M
WEIGHT FOR AGE
(2 & 3 YEARS OLD)
To avoid a clash with the start times of overseas simulcast races which had
been rescheduled, this race was put back five minutes and rescheduled to
start at 1445Hrs.
INFANTRY (N Juglall) and FLYING SHADOW (S John) bumped on jumping.
RISING STAR (O Chavez) and SING ENERGY (App CC Wong) bumped on
SCIMITAR (M Kellady), which jumped away awkwardly, was crowded shortly
after the start between BLACK THUNDER (App K AIsisuhairi) and EASTERN
TOWKAY (R Woodworth), which shifted inwards and away from MAGIC PAINT
Approximately 100m after the start, MAGSTOCK (M Rodd) mis-strode on a
number of occasions when racing to the inside of BLACK THUNDER. This
resulted in MAGSTOCK making contact with the hindquarters of BLACK
THUNDER, turning that gelding inwards and crowding MAGSTOCK.
Shortly after passing the 800m, MAGSTOCK, which was racing to the inside
of SING ENERGY, mis-strode and shifted outwards becoming awkwardly
placed on the heels of SING ENERGY, which resulted in MAGSTOCK losing
ground. MAGSTOCK then raced wide from the 700m.
RISING STAR raced wide throughout.
FLYING SHADOW was held up and unable to improve between the 500m and
Passing the 250m, MISS BLANCHETT (M Nunes) checked when racing
between EASTERN TOWKAY and INFANTRY. An Inquiry into this incident will
be held at a date to be fixed.
Over the concluding stages, INFANTRY shifted inwards making contact with
Jockey Juglall, the rider of INFANTRY, reported that the gelding had returned
with its saddle having shifted back during the race. This was subsequently
confirmed by the Veterinary Surgeon.