Following an eighth-length triumph in his earlier race towards much less exacting opponents 10 days in the past, One other Commander (Shane Richardson), skilled by Lawrence Freemantle, attracted the sensible cash and was despatched off the two/1 favorite. Nicely ridden from in entrance by the apprentice, the four-year-old gelding ran nicely contained in the final 200 metres to land the 1300-metre opening occasion by three components of a size.
Within the day’s second occasion over 1000 metres spherical, Chrisanli predictably made all of the working with journeyman Devon A Thomas working laborious to most important the benefit over chief rival Mr Lyndhurst by three-quarters of a size. It was coach Anthony Subratie’s third journey to the winners’ enclosure this yr.
Having claimed Regal Prospector a month in the past, proprietor/coach Colin Ferguson elected to have interaction Osive Donegal who was the common selection of its earlier coach and the rider’s familiarity with the seven-year-old gelding helped in no small measure to eke out a slender victory over the 600 metres of third occasion.
Former jockey-turned-trainer Tensang Chung had the primary of two wins with apprentice Youville Pinnock clear by over 5 lengths aboard favorite Commandante Lunar within the 1400-metre fourth occasion. Chung’s second got here within the sixth half an hour after Uncle Vernon (Dane Dawkins) received the 1000-metre spherical fifth for conditioner Anthony Smith.
Ridden by Samantha Fletcher, Strike At Will made all of the working at odds of 52/1 in an eventful 1700-metre sixth race the place lengthy odd-on favorite My Time Now fell, main to 2 different runners taking place in a spill with riders Anthony Thomas, Tevin Foster and Shane Ellis using again within the ambulance however with no long-term unwell results suffered. Chung’s second right here made it 4 wins this season. Thomas was changed by Trevor Simpson, who rode Steven Todd’s The Genesis to an all-the-way victory to justify 3/2 favouritism within the eleventh and shutting occasion.
Lalala Bamba (Shane Ellis) duly landed the gamble because the even cash favorite within the 1000-metre straight ninth gave coach Dennis Pryce his fifth winner this season. Coach Leroy Tomlinson’s third win of the season got here within the seventh with Dane Nelson using his first of two winners on the day aboard One Squeeze at odds of seven/2 within the 1400 metres contest confined to maidens 5 yr olds and upwards.
Nelson returned to the winners’ enclosure when Gary Subratie’s Duke outsprinted half a dozen rivals to win the 1000-metre straight Open Allowance tenth occasion at odds of 9/2.
Unraced since his juvenile maiden look final August the place he completed a promising third, Prince Marshall gave apprentice Youville Pinnock his second win on the day. Bred, owned and skilled by former excellent jockey Fitzroy Glispie, the engaging three-year-old colt shot clear on the far rails to attain by over 5 lengths at odds of two/1 over the 1200 metres of the eighth occasion.
The Coaching Feat Award is offered to Glispie for presenting Prince Marshall in unbeatable situation and the colt will get the Finest Successful Gallop recognition, impressing within the method through which he picked up the bridle early and the way readily the victory was delivered. The Jockeyship Award is reserved for Shane Richardson’s good judgement of tempo aboard One other Commander over a visit which could possibly be thought of a bit too lengthy for the gelding.
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