THE STARTER REPORTED:
a) SAINT JANINE (A Marcus) jumped awkwardly losing two lengths and thereafter was slow into stride.
b) OF THE MOON (G van Niekerk) jumped awkwardly with her head up.
THE STIPENDIARY STEWARDS REPORTED: (CvA)
a) In view of the performance from SAINT JANINE (A Marcus), which was reported to be blowing post race, (12.70 lengths, betting 18/10), the Veterinary Surgeon was requested to examine the filly on her return to the unsaddling enclosure and submit a report.
b) Jockey D Dillon (DANCE AT DAWN) reported that he felt something amiss with this filly in running. The Veterinary Surgeon was requested to examine the filly on her return to the unsaddling enclosure and submit a report.
c) Approaching the 50m GUILTY PLEASURE (A Domeyer) eased off the heels of SCORPION QUEEN (G Cheyne), which raced green and rolled out.
d) IT’S COMPLICATED (G Behr), the winner, was selected for the taking of specimens for analysis. Assistant Trainer D Lilley, acting on behalf of Trainer D Kannemeyer, was advised. (SN)
JOCKEY AND/OR EQUIPMENT CHANGES:
RACE CARD CHANGES / OTHER:
THE VETERINARY SURGEON REPORTED:
a) IT’S COMPLICATED (G Behr) returned bleeding from the mouth.
b) DANCE AT DAWN (D Dillon) made a poor recovery.
c) SAINT JANINE (A Marcus) was inspected post race and no obvious abnormalities were detected.
THERE WERE NO SCRATCHINGS