Singapore - 20/03/2016
Trackform Number 
Track:GOOD Win Time: 0:59.00 Race Time: 400M 0:24.29 600M 0:35.75 800M 0:47.29
RACE 9 [TF0392]
KRANJI STAKES C POLYTRACK 1000M
Due to a delay in the start time of Race 8, this race was put back five
minutes and rescheduled to start at 1655Hrs.
LIMS GREETING (D Beasley), which was fractious in the barrier and became
cast, was taken out and examined by the Veterinary Surgeon. Acting on
veterinary advice, the Panel of Stewards ordered its withdrawal at 1659Hrs.
LIMS GREETING will be required to pass one starting stall test and a
veterinary examination prior to being declared to race again in terms of MRA
SPEEDY DRAGON (M Nunes) became extremely fractious, resulting in it being
cast for some time and kicking out, striking the legs of PIONEER SEVEN (App
H Syafiq). SPEEDY DRAGON then managed to extricate itself under the front
of its barrier before being captured. PIONEER SEVEN and SPEEDY DRAGON
were both subsequently examined by the Veterinary Surgeon. Acting on
veterinary advice, the Panel of Stewards ordered their withdrawals at
1700Hrs. In terms of MRA Regulation 24.2, PIONEER SEVEN must be
presented to an Official Veterinary Surgeon prior to being declared to race
again. However, SPEEDY DRAGON will be required to pass one starting stall
test and a veterinary examination prior to being declared to race again in
terms of MRA Rule 78(2).
CLIP THE TICKET (R Shafiq) was fractious in the barrier, resulting in its rider
being injured. CLIP THE TICKET was subsequently withdrawn by order of the
Panel of Stewards at 1701Hrs. CLIP THE TICKET will be required to pass one
starting stall test prior to being declared to race again in terms of MRA Rule
TASSAJARA (App I Amirul) was restless in the barrier. Trainer M Freedman
was advised that a warning has been placed on TASSAJARA regarding its
barrier manners and to take steps to improve them or action may be taken in
Shortly after the start, NORTHERN BOSS (O Chavez) checked when racing to
the inside of CASTOR (App T See). An Inquiry into this incident will be held
at a date to be fixed.
Approaching the 900m, TASSAJARA was buffeted for some distance between
BATTLE HORSE (CW Brown) and CASTOR, which shifted inwards.
TASSAJARA raced wide throughout.
CASTOR laid inwards passing the 100m.
A subsequent veterinary examination was requested on BATTLE HORSE
which revealed that the horse returned as a roarer.