THE STARTER REPORTED:
a) REBEL’S BURST (R Khathi) was slow losing one length and thereafter was slow into stride.
b) HARAKIRI (R Fourie) jumped outwards and bumped PHILADELPHIA XPRES (S Cele).
THE STIPENDIARY STEWARDS REPORTED: (TN)
a) DIVA FEVER (G Behr) raced green and was hanging in between the 400m and 200m.
b) HARAKIRI (R Fourie), the winner, was selected for the taking of specimens for analysis. Trainer S J Snaith was advised. (SN)
JOCKEY AND/OR EQUIPMENT CHANGES:
a) PHILADELPHIA XPRES (S Cele) raced fitted with blinkers. (declared 12 August 2016 / 09h57)
b) Apprentice H v d Hoven, claiming a 1,5kg apprentice allowance, rode MISS STAKE. (declared 18 August 2016 / 08h46)
RACE CARD CHANGES / OTHER:
THE VETERINARY SURGEON HAD NO REPORTS
THERE WERE NO SCRATCHINGS