Sunday’s Singapore Stipes’ Report Highlights
ANGSANA: Difficult to be loaded into the barrier. Trainer S Yeoh, when questioned regarding the significant decrease in Angsana's body weight, said that the gelding had returned from a spell and had trialled on a number of occasions. He felt that the horse was fit to start. A pre-race veterinary examination passed the grey fit to race.
ESCALADE PEAK: Fractious in the barrier.
BRIGHT GENERAL: Slow to begin after jumping awkwardly; raced wide.
CHINESE TYCOON: Steadied when racing; held up near the 400m mark.
TRECRATIC: Steadied after laying outwards and becoming awkwardly placed; made contact; bumped.
PESCATORE: Laid inwards; made contact.
KNOW EACH OTHER: Fractious in the barrier; bumped; crowded; checked.
IKTO: Bumped; rolled outwards when racing greenly.
CELESTINA: Made contact.
SKY ELEVEN: Made contact; difficult to settle; eased outwards.
GUILTY PLEASURES: Very difficult to settle; eased; had difficulty obtaining a clear run between the 500m mark and the 300m mark; returned with a cut on his off-fore.
PLATOON: Very difficult to settle.
KEEP SPINNING: Inconvenienced.
HUSSAR: Raced wide.
SCRAT: Fractious in the barrier, taken out, examined by the veterinary surgeon, passed fit to race and reloaded.
MY SAPPHIRE: Bumped.
ZAC SEDUCTION: Bumped; raced wide; carried wider; bumped again.
MCCONAUGHEY: Fractious; rolled inwards.
ENTIRELY POSSIBLE: Shifted inwards on jumping after being bumped.
EL VERDUGO: Bumped.
BIMALA: Checked after being crowded.
HOLDING FAST: Got his head up when proving difficult to settle.
MINI BOSS: Lost ground near the 900m mark when racing tight.
SOON N LEONG: Had a tendency to lay inwards, resulting in his rider having to stop riding and straighten the gelding on a number of occasions; apprentice WL Tan reported that Soon N Leong was not striding out freely.
CODIGO: Began awkwardly; raced keenly.
DRAGON KING: Bumped.
BOARD WALK: Bumped; made contact; carried inwards; jockey J Moreira dropped his near-side rein shortly after entering the homestraight, which he regained shortly thereafter.
THISISIT: Slow into stride; steadied; raced wide.
SICHUAN RULER: Shifted inwards abruptly; bumped; laid outwards on two occasions; rolled outwards.
REACH FOR THE SUN: Bumped.
STRUBELI: Made contact; inconvenienced.
HAMMER DOWN: Forced inwards and checked; bled.
THISISIT: Raced wide throughout.
ZAC VELOCITY: Lame off-fore; withdrawn.
ALL MY WAY: Fractious in the barrier.
GRAND PARIS: Restless in the barrier; lost ground after beginning awkwardly; raced wide.
ENCOSTA ZONE: Slow into stride.
PINYIN: Slow into stride; inconvenienced.
EXCITING PROSPECT: Jumped awkwardly; steadied.
MAJESTIC MOMENTS: Hung outwards.
KNIGHT SPIRIT: Slow to begin.
CHINESE CULTURE: Crowded; rolled outwards.
MR MAGNUS: Began awkwardly.
DOUBLE STAR: Bumped.
ENCOSTA DIABLO: Bumped.
GOLD HILL: Inconvenienced.
COOL CUSTOMER: Carried outwards.
BREAKING VAULTS: Bumped.
PERFECT CHARGER: Slow to begin; raced wide.
INDICIO: Jumped awkwardly outwards; bumped.
MR BIG: Bumped; unbalanced.
GOAL KEEPER: Bumped; unbalanced.
ITALIAN JOB: Raced keenly; eased; bumped; steadied inwards.
HUKA FALLS: Bumped.
BLACK MAMBA: Taken inwards; raced keenly.
GOOD BUDDY: Crowded; bumped.
LET IT ROCK: Laid outwards.
VICTORY ACHIEVER: Bumped.
FEED ME MORE: Apprentice K A'Isisuhairi reported that Feed Me More was not striding out freely; a veterinary examination confirmed this.
AMAZEALOT: Lame off-fore; withdrawn.
ECLAIR SENSATION: Slow into stride; shifted inwards abruptly.
FAITHFULLY: Jumped awkwardly outwards; made contact.
RED RIVER ROCK: Made contact.
SUPER SPUR: Bumped.
XIN TREASURE: Bumped.
BAZINGA: Bumped; carried wide.
GEARIGURU: Steadied outwards.