THE STARTER REPORTED:
a) MIGHTY HASH (A Domeyer) and REBEL’S BURST (*S Fortune) were slow losing one length and thereafter were slow into stride.
THE STIPENDIARY STEWARDS REPORTED: (CvA)
a) MR MAXIMUS (*C Bantam) raced green.
b) VARSITY CUP (G Cheyne), the winner, was selected for the taking of specimens for analysis. Trainer B Crawford was advised. (SN)
JOCKEY AND/OR EQUIPMENT CHANGES:
a) Apprentice B May, claiming a 2,5kg apprentice allowance, rode ALMS FOR SYRIA. (declared 14 October 2016 / 15h19)
RACE CARD CHANGES / OTHER:
THE VETERINARY SURGEON REPORTED:
a) STRAWBERRY AUBREY (G Behr) returned in post race distress.
b) DAYONAUT (D Ashby) cut into on the right hind cannon.
THERE WERE NO SCRATCHINGS