STRAPPING BAUHINIA began only fairly and then shortly after the start was steadied away from the heels of CASHIN MINISTER which shifted out.
SOCCER MASTER shifted out at the start and bumped VIRTUS STAR.
BELLA BABY and LE TERROIR bumped on jumping.
From wide barriers, VIRTUS STAR and LE TERROIR were shifted across behind runners in the early stages.
Near the 1350 Metres, HAINAN STAR was steadied away from the heels of PERFECT MATCH (Z Purton) which shifted in when not properly clear. Z Purton was advised to exercise more care in similar circumstances.
SOCCER MASTER travelled keenly in the early stages when being steadied to obtain a position with cover.
After the 1300 Metres, SHINEALOT momentarily raced tight inside SUREWIN.
For a considerable distance after the 1000 Metres, BELLA BABY proved very difficult to settle and got its head up when racing close to the heels of WAH MAY PRINCESS.
Passing the 600 Metres, VIRTUS STAR got its head up when being steadied away from the heels of SHINEALOT.
After the race, G van Niekerk reported that STRAPPING BAUHINIA raced greenly throughout. A veterinary inspection of STRAPPING BAUHINIA immediately following the race did not show any significant findings.
A veterinary inspection of BELLA BABY immediately following the race did not show any significant findings.
PERFECT MATCH and HAINAN STAR were sent for sampling.
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* - Priority to Run
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MA288 Rating - Included Handicap Adjustment
- Under Rated
- Gain benefit in rating
- Reach last winning rating
- Good in sectional
- Did win in wet track
- Placed in wet track
- Won in Soft or Heavy Track
- Placed in Soft or Heavy Track