Singapore - 14/10/2016
Trackform Number 
Track:GOOD Win Time: 2:04.31 Race Time: 400M 0:25.98 800M 0:50.24 1200M 1:15.12 1400M 1:27.04 1600M 1:39.22 1800M 1:51.62
RACE 6 [TF1293]
CLASS 5 SC (B) 2000M
Due to the objection in Race 5 and heavy downpour and lightning in the
vicinity of the Race Course, this race was put back twenty minutes and
rescheduled to start at 2110Hrs.
ZAC BENEVOLENT (R Shafiq) jumped awkwardly outwards and bumped
ALFONSO (M Nunes).
Shortly after the start, HOLY TRILOGY (V Duric) and PINYIN (O Placais) were
crowded between NOVA POWER (M Zaki), which shifted outwards and
GALAXY EXPRESS (A Munro), which laid inwards.
Approximately 50m after the start, DOUBLE JEOPARDY (App CK Ng) had to
be eased to avoid the heels of KING OF THIEVES (G Boss), which shifted
Near the 1900m, NOVA POWER and URBAN LEGEND (App Z Zuriman) which
were both shifting ground, bumped.
After passing the 1800m, BOHEMIAN (App T See) steadied when crowded by
ZAHIR (B Vorster), which shifted in and away from HOLY TRILOGY.
Approaching the 1600m, ZAHIR was crowded for room and lost ground when
racing to the inside of HOLY TRILOGY and ALFONSO (M Nunes). BOHEMIAN,
which was following had to be steadied in consequence. An Inquiry into this
incident will be held at a date to be fixed.
ALFONSO raced wide from the 900m.
FOREST KING (D David) raced wide throughout.
Between the 500m and the 400m, ALFONSO and ZAHIR raced tightly and
made contact on a number of occasions.
Near the 250m, ZAHIR was carried outwards by GALAXY EXPRESS, which
shifted ground when improving.
Near the 200m, Jockey David, the rider of FOREST KING, dropped his whip
after making contact with the shoulder of KING OF THIEVES, which was
racing to his outside. He was subsequently warned that a repetition of
dropping his whip may lead to a penalty being imposed in future.
Approaching the 200m, HOLY TRILOGY broke down and was eased out of the
race. A subsequent veterinary examination reported that HOLY TRILOGY
fractured its right-fore sesamoid and was subsequently humanely
A subsequent veterinary examination was requested on KING OF THIEVES
which revealed no apparent abnormality.