THE STARTER REPORTED:
a) TEMPERANCE (M J Byleveld) was restless in the stalls. Trainer V H Marshall will be advised to have this gelding reschooled before its next engagement in terms of Rule 61.6.10.
b) COSTLY AFFAIR (X Carstens) and GYPSY BEAUTY (*H v d Hoven) were reluctant to load causing a delay. Trainers M R Allie and G W Ennion will be advised to have their horses reschooled before their next engagement in terms of Rule 61.6.10.
THE STIPENDIARY STEWARDS REPORTED: (NS)
a) The off time of this race was rescheduled at the request of Phumelela.
b) Apprentice H v d Hoven (GYPSY BEAUTY) reported that this filly made an abnormal respiratory noise in running. The Veterinary Surgeon was requested to examine the filly on her return to the unsaddling enclosure and submit a report.
c) CASTLEWOOD (R Fourie), the winner, was selected for the taking of specimens for analysis. Trainer W G Prestage was advised. (SN)
d) SHARP PEG (A Domeyer), the second placed horse, was selected for the taking of specimens for analysis. Trainer P D Reeves was advised. (SN)