MADRAS RACES 2019/2020
TENTH DAY, FRIDAY, 29TH NOVEMBER 2019
False Rails- Railing positioned at an average of 9.5 metres from 1400M
upto the winning post from its original position.
PENETROMETER READING: 4.6 Cms
1ST RACE(60) : THE SOUTHERN EMPIRE PLATE DIV-II: A HANDICAP FOR HORSES RATED 20 TO 45, DISTANCE (ABOUT) 1200 MTRS.
BENIN BRONZE was permitted to be withdrawn on Veterinary grounds, Injury on left fore pastern. Trainer Vishesh M.P. was asked to get his charge certified fit by the Club’s Veterinary Officer before next accepting with it.
BEST OF LUCK (B.Nikhil) jumped awkwardly outwards forcing out DARING DANCER (C.Umesh), the incident being accidental no action was initiated.
SHELOMI (Yash Narredu) jumped awkwardly outwards and veered out losing about 4 to 5 lengths in the process.
DON EMELDA (Shahar Babu) was slow to start and further trailed the field, Trainer Saddam Iqbal was asked to ensure better performance of his charge before next accepting with it again.
TOWNS END (Md.Farhan Alam) had received interference at the start whereby her running was hampered in Race no.29 and she took no practical part in the race run on 9th November 2019, therefore no enquiry was initiated into the comparative performance. However in the above race the filly was observed to hang out in the straight and finished the race along the outer railings. Trainer K.S.Mandanna was asked to take remedial measures before next accepting with it.
2ND RACE(61) : THE SOUTHERN EMPIRE PLATE DIV-II: A HANDICAP FOR HORSES RATED 20 TO 45, DISTANCE (ABOUT) 1200 MTRS.
STEVE MCQUEEN (Irshad Alam) reported the loss of whip at about the 400 metres.
OSCARS THUNDER (Zulquar Nain) jumped awkwardly outwards onto FANTASTIC HIT (Yash Narredu) who was slow to start and thereafter lost about 2 lengths.
WONDERFUL ERA (Colm O’Donoghue) was slow to start losing about a length.
Jockey Colm O’Donoghue the rider of WONDERFUL ERA was questioned with respect to positioning of his mount in the early part of the race to which jockey stated that his instructions were to sit in forward position. However, his mount took a slightly awkward jump whereby he could not follow trainer’s instructions, further considering the underfoot condition he decided to gradually improve and travel on the outer part of the track and did his best: however under pressure the filly was hanging out and was able to secure second place at best. Considering the underfoot condition Jockey’s explanation was noted.
Trainer B.Suresh was questioned regarding the comparative performance of his mare STAR CONVOY (Akshay Kumar) in this race as compared to previous runs. Trainer B.Suresh stated that his mare has come down in Class and that was the only reason she performed well and won the race. Trainer was informed that coming out and winning within a week gives a poor image of racing and was severely cautioned for the future.
3RD RACE(62) : THE GENEROSITY PLATE: A HANDICAP FOR HORSES RATED 20 TO 45, DISTANCE(ABOUT)1400 MTRS.
GLORIOUS ASSET (C.A.Brisson) was slow to start losing about 2 lengths; further jockey reported loss of whip at about the 600 metres.
ROYAL FEELINGS (Akshay Kumar) was slow to start losing about a length.
AMAZING STAR (Amyn Merchant) was slow to start and tried to veer out, but was controlled by the rider.
The Veterinary Officer reported that MULLIGAN (Irshad Alam) sustained bruises on both hind fetlock.
4TH RACE(63) : THE RECONNECT PLATE: A HANDICAP FOR HORSES 40 TO 65, DISTANCE(ABOUT) 1200 MTRS.
LADY ASCOT (Colm O’Donoghue), drawn 4 was slow to start by a length and jumped awkwardly outwards and was inconvenienced by SWISS AGATTA (Janardhan Paswan), drawn 3 who jumped awkwardly outwards; Further Jockey Colm O’Donoghue was cautioned for not improving his position in the early stages of the race.
PLATINI (M.Bhaskar) and OBSESSION (B.Nikhil) trailed the field. Trainers R.Karthik and Fahad Khan were asked to ensure better performance of their respective charges before next accepting with them.
5TH RACE (64) : THE GUINDY GOLD CUP: TERMS FOR HORSES 3 YEARS OLD & OVER, DISTANCE(ABOUT)1600 MTRS.
MR HANDSOME & WATCHMYSSCRIPT were permitted to be withdrawn on veterinary grounds.
SAVING GRACE (Akshay Kumar) was slow to start losing about 2 lengths.
Jockey A.Imran Khan the rider of CAVALLO VELOCE in trying to settle his mount soon after the start shifted out forcing out PREVALENT FORCE (David Egan).
6TH RACE (65) : THE S.PARTHASARTHY MEMORIAL TROPHY: A HANDICAP FOR HORSES RATED 60 TO 85, DISTANCE (ABOUT) 1400 MTRS.
CHER AMIE (Akshay Kumar) was slow to start losing about 2 lengths.
ARECA CRUISE (Shahar Babu) jumped awkwardly and threw its head unbalancing the rider momentarily losing about 4 to 5 lengths.
Jockey Yash Narredu the rider of BREAKING BOUNDS was severely cautioned for maintaining an erratic course in the straight inconveniencing GLORIOUS DESTINY (C.Umesh) at about the 200 metres.
7TH RACE (66) : THE NEW MARKET PLATE: A HANDICAP FOR HORSES RATED 00 TO 25, DISTANCE (ABOUT) 1000 MTRS(Whips not allowed).
GARDINER (Shahar Babu) and NICE BREEZE (Amyn Merchant) jumped awkwardly and were slow to start losing about 2 to 3 lengths.
GULABI DOLL (Md.Asif Khan) trailed the field,Trainer Raza Shehzad was asked to ensure better performance of his charge before next accepting with it.
The Veterinary Officer reported that VELOCITY (A.M.alam) sustained superficial injury on right hind pastern.
List of Horses Sampled on 29-11-2019
1. TOWNS END Winner
2. STAR CONVOY Winner
3. ROYAL FEELINGS Winner
4. STAR ELEGANT Winner
5. PREVALENT FORCE Winner
6. KAMBAKU Placed 2nd
7. GLORIOUS DESTINY Winner
8. PALACE MUSIC Winner
No. of Races - 7
No. of Runners - 68
Average Runners- 9.7