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Sunday's Singapore Stipes' report highlights

WINNING DEBUT: Jockey Jackson Low steering Best Nine to win first-up in Race 2 on Sunday.

RACE 1

MIDNIGHT: Difficult to be loaded into the barrier; jumped awkwardly outwards.

LUCKY GENERAL: Slow to begin; inconvenienced; raced poorly.

SACRED PRINCE: Began awkwardly; made contact; unbalanced.

PEREGRINE FALCON: Slow into stride; bumped; made contact.

PROSPERITY STAR: Rolled inwards; bumped; raced wide; hung inwards, resulting in his rider having to stop riding and straighten the gelding on a number of occasions.

PEGASUS VICTORY: Eased; raced poorly.

AFTERNOON DELIGHT: Raced wide.

LIVE WELL: Held up for clear running between the 500m mark until near the 300m mark.

RACE 2

SUN DAYTON: Difficult to load; bumped heavily.

HAPPY SAGA: Began awkwardly.

KNIGHT'S CHARISMA: Lost ground after being bumped heavily.

ART OF WAR: Eased when crowded.

PICASSO: Laid inwards; taken wide.

BEST NINE: Shifted outwards under pressure, resulting in his rider being unable to ride the gelding out in his normal manner.

RACE 3

CAIYAYA: Cast his near-fore glue-on racing plate en route to the barrier. As the horse could not be re-plated with a similar racing plate, he was withdrawn.

PICTURE: Difficult to load.

MR MAGNUS: Slow to begin.

SPYDER: Eased.

GOLD LINE: Rolled outwards.

AL VALORE: Changed course inwards to obtain clear running.

RACE 4

SCHILTRON: Slow to begin.

ROCK OF AGES: Jumped awkwardly outwards.

TITANIUM: Inconvenienced; bumped; unbalanced; rider lost the use of his near-side rein after the 300m mark; laid inwards.

SINGSURAT: Began awkwardly.

MATADOR: Bumped inwards.

EN LAUDER: Bumped.

RACER KING: Bumped.

JUST NAME IT: Difficult to settle; bumped.

FLYING SOLO: Raced wide.

TURQUOISE SON: Raced poorly.

RACE 5

RICHEAST: Began awkwardly; crowded.

DIAMOND ON THE BAY: Jumped awkwardly inwards.

ZENA: Crowded.

DRAGON WALK: Raced wide; inconvenienced; bumped.

CARNIVAL STAR: Raced wide.

FUKU ICHIBAN: Laid inwards.

TRECRATIC: Bumped.

RACE 6

ESCALADE PEAK: Restless in the barrier; bled.

BERNARD'S FIGHTER: Jumped awkwardly outwards; bumped.

NOVEMBER SUCCESS: Bumped; taken wide.

LAM EDITION: Jumped awkwardly outwards; bumped.

SOARING WIN: Bumped; held up for clear running passing the 300m.

HUSSAR: Bumped.

MYSTICAL DIAMOND: Began awkwardly; held up and unable to improve from the 600m until near the 250m.

ENCOSTA ZONE: Raced wide.

RACE 7

REACH FOR THE SUN: Raced keenly; eased when crowded;shifted outwards to obtain clear running near the 150m.

EAGLE STORM: Raced wide; bumped; taken wide.

SNITZEL SPIRIT: Difficult to settle; bumped; rolled inwards.

ALFONSO: Checked.

RACE 8

YOUNG LADY: Began awkwardly; made contact. Apprentice R Rueven reported that the horse had returned with the saddle having shifted back during the race.

HIPPO VENTURA: Slow to begin; made contact.

UNIQUE ONE: Tightened; steadied on two occasions.

SHENZHOU ONE: Hampered.

FABER HEIGHTS: Raced keenly.

FAT BOBO: Raced wide.

GOOD LOOUKEN: Raced wide.

LET'S TALK NOW: Held up for clear running from the 500m until approaching the 300m.

SUPER SIX: Exhibited signs of respiratory distress after the race.

RACE 9

GATO NEGRO: Jumped awkwardly inwards; held up for clear running from the 500m until passing the 400m.

SUPERB SUCCESS: Inconvenienced.

CORONET PEAK: Blundered at the start; bumped.

SECRET MISSION: Bumped; carried outwards; checked.

EXQUISITELY SWEET: Steadied when crowded.

RACE 10

VANTAGE: Restless in the barrier; bumped.

GANBATTE GANBATTE: Began awkwardly.

GALAXY EXPRESS: Jumped awkwardly outwards; bumped.

WINNING SUCCESS: Showed no early pace despite the urgings of his rider.

DARK PULSE: Raced wide.

RACE 11

FARETTI: Lame near-hind and was withdrawn.

LADY ROULETTE: Slow into stride; crowded; bumped.

RED RIVER ROCK: Checked; had to change course inwards to avoid the heels of Lady Roulette,

SPANISH BAY: Bumped.

SEBROSE: Hampered; taken wide.

ACOUSTIC: Jockey Chavez reported that the breastplate broke on jumping away.