Meeting: 3

Saturday 18 May 2024

Race 1 - «LA JOURNÉE INTERNATIONALE DES FAMILLES» CUP - (0-20) - 1365m - 1m24.35

Pos. No. Name Trainer Jockey Weight Time Last 600m Horse weight Margin Prize
1 2 Love Me Again C. Ramdin R.Joorawon 61.5 1m24.35 36.54 490(+4) 0.00 18750
2 1 Grand Finale S. Jones M.Sonaram 61.5 1m24.37 36.20 436(New) 0.10 7500
3 5 Proficient S. P. Nagadoo K.Ramsamy 60 1m25.38 37.48 516(-3) 5.70 6250
4 4 High Voltage A. Sewdyal S.Rama 60.5 1m25.88 37.53 468(-5) 8.50
5 3 Chief Rafeef S. Hurchund N.Marday 60.5 1m25.96 37.70 468 8.90

Sectional time: 12.94,11.85,11.67,11.53,10.67,25.69

Stipes report

Rescheduled time: -
Off time: 12h15.30

General
1. Prior to the commencement of this race, the instructions for all riders were taken by the
Stipendiary Stewards. In this regard, each of the instructions matched the racing pattern of
the horses except for PROFICIENT (K. Ramsamy) whereby Asistant Trainer U. Nagadoo
advised the Stipendiary Stewards that Jockey K. Ramsamy will not bounce the horse to
lead and will be handy with pace and HIGH VOLTAGE (S. Rama) where Trainer A.
Sewdyal advised that the Jockey S. Rama will ride the horse with the intention to lead if it
jumps well. These changes of tactic were disseminated to the public.


Starting Reports
1. GRAND FINALE (M. Sonaram) brushed the gates leaving the stalls.
2. HIGH VOLTAGE (S. Rama) was slow.


Stewards Reports
1. GRAND FINALE (M. Sonaram) overraced during most part of the running and jumped the
crossings.
2. Jockey N. Marday (CHIEF RAFEEF) reported that his horse dropped the bit near the 600m.
3. LOVE ME AGAIN (R. Joorawon) was hanging in, in the straight and in trying to correct
his mount, Jockey R. Joorawon lost his balance in the concluding stages of the race. In view
of the hanging in of LOVE ME AGAIN, Trainer C. Ramdin has been advised to take
remedial measures with the horse.
4. GRAND FINALE (M. Sonaram) was hanging in, in the straight.
5. Jockey K. Ramsamy reported that PROFICIENT did not stride out freely in the running. In
view of this report, the Veterinary Surgeon was requested to examine.


Racecard Changes
1. Jockey K. RAMSAMY (PROFICIENT) carried 0.5kg over the carded weight and weighed
out at 60.5kg.


Scratching
1. None.

Veterinary Surgeon Report
1. PROFICIENT - Lame off fore
Official Result

 

Race 2 - THE ERNEST FLORENT BEL AIR VOLUNTEER CUP - (0-25) - 990m - 0m56.95

Pos. No. Name Trainer Jockey Weight Time Last 600m Horse weight Margin Prize
1 1 Great Stohvanen S. P. Nagadoo J.Bardottier 61 0m56.95 33.64 529(+8) 0.00 18750
2 5 Yoho Mist A. Sewdyal S.Rama 60 0m57.09 34.18 485 0.85 7500
3 2 Brave Sioux S. Jones M.Sonaram 60.5 0m57.27 34.18 520(New) 1.95 6250
4 3 Carino Bello Y. Perdrau R.Joorawon 60.5 0m59.14 No time 428(-2) Detached
5 4 Protective Light S. P. Nagadoo K. Bhageeruthy 60.5(-4) 1m00.43 No time 435(-2) Detached

Sectional time: 12.24,10.78,10.64,23.29

Stipes report

Rescheduled time: -
Off time: 12h50.45

Starting Reports
1. PROTECTIVE LIGHT (K. Bhageeruthy) dwelt in its stall, losing considerable ground.
2. GREAT STOHVANEN (J. Bardottier) was awkward in the jump.


Stewards Reports
1. In view of the Starting Report, the starting stall certificate for PROTECTIVE LIGHT (K.
Bhageeruthy) has been withdrawn. This gelding has been suspended by the Stewards for
seven days after which, it will be required to complete a jump out in a barrier trial to the
satisfaction of the Stewards.
2. After a slow beginning, PROTECTIVE LIGHT (K. Bhageeruthy) trailed the field.
3. CARINO BELLO (R. Joorawon) was outpaced in the running.
4. BRAVE SIOUX (M. Sonaram) travelled wide for a brief distance leaving the 800m and
until 450m.
5. Jockey R. Joorawon reported that CARINO BELLO did not stride out freely in the running.
In view of this report, the Veterinary Surgeon was requested to examine.
6. Jockey R. Joorawon (CARINO BELLO) reported hitting his left knee onto the gate. He was
referred to the Course Medical Officer who stood him down.


Racecard Changes
1. None.

Scratching
1. None.


Veterinary Surgeon Report
1. GREAT STOHVANEN - Lame near fore
2. BRAVE SIOUX - No abnormalities detected
3. CARINO BELLO - No abnormalities detected
4. YOHO MIST - Lost off fore shoe

 

Race 3 - THE CAMP THOREL VOLUNTEERS ASSOCIATION CUP - Benchmark 31 - 1450m - 1m30.28

Pos. No. Name Trainer Jockey Weight Time Last 600m Horse weight Margin Prize
1 2 Charlie Squadron S. Mahadia B.Sooful 60 1m30.28 37.29 478(+1) 0.00 21250
2 1 Puget Sound D. Zaki M.Sonaram 61 1m31.01 37.65 458(-2) 3.85 8750
3 3 Overdose A. Sewdyal S.Rama 60 1m31.43 38.16 440(-3) 6.10 7500
4 4 Timetosaygoodbye S. Jones K.Ramsamy 59.5 1m34.33 No time 450(New) Detached

Sectional time: 17.72(250),12.01 ,11.89,11.48,10.49,26.69

Stipes report

Rescheduled time: -
Off time: 13h25.23

Starting Reports
1. CHARLIE SQUADRON (B. Sooful) was restless in the stalls.
2. TIMETOSAYGOODBYE (K. Ramsamy) hesitated and was awkward while jumping.


Stewards Reports
1. TIMETOSAYGOODBYE (K. Ramsamy) ran unsettled, was wide in the early and middle
stages of the race and weakened from the 600m.
2. PUGET SOUND (M. Sonaram) overraced in the early stages.
3. Jockey K. Ramsamy reported that TIMETOSAYGOODBYE did not stride out freely in the
running. In view of this report, the Veterinary Surgeon was requested to examine.


Racecard Changes
1. Jockey K. Ramsamy (TIMETOSAYGOODBYE) carried 1kg over the carded weight and
weighed out at 60.5kg.
2. Jockey R. Joorawon was replaced by Jockey M. Sonaram on PUGET SOUND.

Scratching
1. None.


Veterinary Surgeon Report
1. TIMETOSAYGOODBYE - No abnormalities detected
2. CHARLIE SQUADRON - Bled both nostrils, 30 days suspension confirmed

 

Race 4 - THE BÉNARÈS RIVIÈRE DES ANGUILLES ASSOCIATION CUP - Benchmark 36 - 1500m - 1m33.33

Pos. No. Name Trainer Jockey Weight Time Last 600m Horse weight Margin Prize
1 1 Giggin S. Mahadia B.Bhaugeerothee 61 1m33.33 36.08 474(+4) 0.00 21250
2 3 Liverpool Champ S. Mahadia B. Ecroignard 59.5(-4) 1m34.01 36.22 503(+7) 3.95 8750
3 4 Sergei C. Ramdin M.Sonaram 59.5 1m34.18 36.70 457(New) 4.85 7500
4 5 Bollinger S. P. Nagadoo N.Marday 58 1m34.25 36.60 465(-2) 5.25

Sectional time: 6.91(100), 14.00,12.31,12.24, 11.88,10.78,25.26

Stipes report

Rescheduled time: -
Off time: 14h00.47

Starting Reports
1. SERGEI (M. Sonaram) was restless in the stalls.
2. LIVERPOOL CHAMP (B. Ecroignard) jumped sideways and brushed the gates.


Stewards Reports
1. SERGEI (M. Sonaram) was keen in the running in the early part of the race.
2. Near the 500m, SERGEI (M. Sonaram) had a tendency to hang out and carried
BOLLINGER (N. Marday) wider. Thereafter, BOLLINGER (N. Marday) had a tendency
to hang out and was wide from the 300m.
3. The whip of Jockey M. Sonaram (SERGEI) was briefly entangled with his reins at the top
of the straight.


Racecard Changes
1. None.


Scratching
1. THE EIGHTH LORD (K. Ramsamy) was scratched at 13h54. All monies invested on THE
EIGHTH LORD were ordered to be refunded. Fixed odds winning bets were not deducted.

Veterinary Surgeon Report
1. THE EIGHTH LORD - Scratched, Lame off fore
2. BOLLINGER - Not striding out

 

Race 5 - THE NOORESH JUGLALL MEMORIAL CUP - Benchmark 56 - 1500m - 1m30.96

Pos. No. Name Trainer Jockey Weight Time Last 600m Horse weight Margin Prize
1 1 Stageworld D. Zaki K. Bhageeruthy 62(-4) 1m30.96 505(-5) 0.00 27500
2 2 Transonic S. Mahadia B. Ecroignard 62(-4) 1m30.97 494(+4) 0.05 12500
3 3 Trippi's Express S. Hurchund J.Bardottier 61.5 1m32.62 476(-3) 9.05 10000
4 4 Chosen Way S. Mahadia R.Boutanive 61 1m32.66 460(+2) 9.30
5 5 Master Of Illusion S. P. Nagadoo N.Marday 56.5 1m34.10 491(-1) Detached

Sectional time: 7.20(100)/13.29/11.47,11.39,11.26,10.31,26.04

Stipes report

Rescheduled time: -
Off time: 14h39.35

General
1. Prior to the commencement of this race, the instructions for all riders were taken by the
Stipendiary Stewards. In this regard, each of the instructions matched the racing pattern of
the horses except for STAGEWORLD (K. Bhageeruthy) where Trainer D. Zaki advised
that Jockey K. Bhageeruthy will not insist for the lead and MASTER OF ILLUSION (N.
Marday) where Assistant Trainer U. Nagadoo advised the Stipendiary Stewards that the
horse will be ridden from the rear. These changes of tactics were disseminated to the public.


Starting Reports
1. TRANSONIC (B. Ecroignard) and CHOSEN WAY (R. Boutanive) brushed leaving the
stalls.


Stewards Reports
1. The whip of Jockey R. Boutanive (CHOSEN WAY) was briefly entangled with his rein at
the top of the straight.
2. CHOSEN WAY (R. Boutanive) shifted away from the whip in the straight.
3. Jockey R. Boutanive (CHOSEN WAY) appeared before the Board, was shown the patrol
films of the race and advised against the practice of using his whip on consecutive strides
in the running. Jockey R. Boutanive was issued with a warning.
4. Jockey J. Bardottier (TRIPPI'S EXPRESS) appeared before the Board in relation to his
riding of TRIPPI'S EXPRESS from the 1000m to the 600m where it was observed that the

gap had increased between him and the leaders. Jockey J. Bardottier explained that he was
of the view that his mount could not move faster despite him trying. The Stipendiary
Stewards noted the explanation of Jockey J Bardottier.
5. Relying on a report from the Veterinary Surgeon that TRIPPI'S EXPRESS was severely
distressed after the race and posed a danger in races, TRIPPI'S EXPRESS has been
accordingly, banned from racing. Trainer S. Hurchund appeared before the Stipendiary
Stewards and was informed of the decision.


Racecard Changes
1. None.


Scratching
1. None.


Veterinary Surgeon Report
1. TRIPPI'S EXPRESS - Distressed severely, suspended for life
2. MASTER OF ILLUSION - Not striding out

 

Race 6 - THE JOCELYN LEE SHIM MEMORIAL CUP - 50+ - 1365m - 1m22.95

Pos. No. Name Trainer Jockey Weight Time Last 600m Horse weight Margin Prize
1 4 Betathantherest S. Mahadia B.Sooful 55 1m22.95 40.13 496(+3) 0.00 32500
2 2 Blackburn Roc S. Mahadia R.Boutanive 60 1m23.08 39.79 504(-1) 0.70 15000
3 5 Prince Alf D. Zaki M.Sonaram 52.5(+1) 1m23.11 40.05 488(+2) 0.90 12500
4 3 Colour My Fate A. Sewdyal S.Rama 59 1m24.27 41.24 490(-5) 7.40
5 1 Emblem Of Hope S. Hurchund J.Bardottier 61 1m24.87 No time 512(+3) Detached

Sectional time: 12.28,11.51,11.55,11.43,10.49,25.68

Stipes report

Rescheduled time: -
Off time: 15h15.23

General
1. Prior to the commencement of this race, the instructions for all riders were taken by the
Stipendiary Stewards. In this regard, each of the instructions matched the racing pattern of
the horses.


Starting Reports
1. BLACKBURN ROC (R. Boutanive) brushed the gates.

Stewards Reports
1. COLOUR MY FATE (S. Rama) overraced in the early stages.
2. Near 1100m, COLOUR MY FATE (S. Rama) was eased off the heels of
BETATHANTHEREST (B. Sooful).
3. Jockey M. Sonaram (PRINCE ALF) reported that the horse was keen in the running.
4. Jockey R. Boutanive signed an admission of guilt for a contravention of Rule 29.2.5 in that
he struck the horse BLACKBURN ROC with his whip more than once on consecutive
strides in the running. Accordingly, a penalty of a fine of Rs 2000 was imposed.


Racecard Changes
1. None.


Scratching
1. None.


Veterinary Surgeon Report
1. EMBLEM OF HOPE - Not striding out
2. BLACKBURN ROC - Not striding out
3. COLOUR MY FATE - No abnormalities detacted
4. BETATHANTHEREST - Cut into off hind, lame off hind

Race 7 - «LA JOURNÉE INTERNATIONALE DE LA DIVERSITÉ BIOLOGIQUE» CUP - Benchmark 36 - 1365m - 1m22.95

Pos. No. Name Trainer Jockey Weight Time Last 600m Horse weight Margin Prize
1 3 Master Keeku A. Sewdyal S.Rama 59.5 1m22.95 35.58 456(-4) 0.00 21250
2 1 Captain Persia Y. Perdrau M.Sonaram 61 1m23.38 36.88 478(+3) 2.50 8750
3 2 Kalgoorlie S. Mahadia B.Bhaugeerothee 59.5 1m23.40 36.61 454(+8) 2.60 7500
4 4 Ninotto S. P. Nagadoo P. Mohun 58(-4) 1m27.55 No time 509(+5) Detached

Sectional time: 12.63,11.32,11.67,11.07,10.60,25.70

Stipes report

Rescheduled time: -
Off time: 15h47.48

General
1. Prior to the commencement of this race, the instructions for all riders were taken by the
Stipendiary Stewards. In this regard, each of the instructions matched the racing pattern of

the horses except for NINOTTO where Assistant Trainer U. Nagadoo advised the Board
that Apprentice P. Mohun will ride the horse with the intention to lead. This change of
tactic was disseminated to the public.
2. On a request from Trainer A. Sewdyal, MASTER KEEKU (S. Rama) was permitted to
leave the paddock with earplugs which were removed before the start.


Starting Reports
1. NINOTTO (P. Mohun) began awkwardly.


Stewards Reports
1. MASTER KEEKU (S. Rama) was hanging in, in the straight.


Racecard Changes
1. None.


Scratching
1. None.


Veterinary Surgeon Report
1. MASTER KEEKU - Distressed after the race

 

Race 8 - «LA JOURNÉE INTERNATIONALE DE LA LUMIÈRE» CUP - Benchmark 41 - 1365m - 1m24.44

Pos. No. Name Trainer Jockey Weight Time Last 600m Horse weight Margin Prize
1 5 One Day Or Day One S. P. Nagadoo J.Bardottier 60.5 1m24.44 35.78 508(+4) 0.00 25000
2 2 Swagger Jagger S. Mahadia B.Bhaugeerothee 61.5 1m24.82 35.90 491(+2) 2.05 11250
3 4 Cloud Seeder A. Sewdyal S.Rama 60.5 1m25.64 36.88 480(-5) 6.50 8750
4 1 Action Packed Y. Perdrau K.Ramsamy 61.5 1m28.11 No time 487(-2) Detached
5 3 Forged By Fire S. Jones M.Sonaram 61 1m31.37 No time 477(New) Detached

Sectional time: 12.75,11.92,12.27,11.83,10.69,24.98

Stipes report

Rescheduled time: -
Off time: 16h30.33

Starting Reports
1. FORGED BY FIRE (M. Sonaram) refused to jump out and lost considerable ground.
2. SWAGGER JAGGER (B. Bhaugeerothee) and CLOUD SEEDER (S. Rama) began
awkwardly.

Stewards Reports
1. In view of the Starting Report, the starting stall certificate for FORGED BY FIRE (M.
Sonaram) has been withdrawn. This gelding has been suspended by the Stewards for seven
days after which, it will be required to complete a jump out in a barrier trial to the
satisfaction of the Stewards.
2. After a slow start, FORGED BY FIRE (M. Sonaram) was non-competitive thereafter.
3. ACTION PACKED (K. Ramsamy) was wide in the early stages due to a wide draw and
then from 600m to 300m and then began to give ground to the field.
4. SWAGGER JAGGER (B. Bhaugeerothee) was keen in the running in the early stages.
5. Jockey S. Rama (CLOUD SEEDER) appeared before the Board in relation to his riding in
the early and middle stages of the race and he was queried whether he considered the option
of letting his horse race more freely and try to take the lead considering that the pace was
moderate. He explained that ONE DAY OR DAY ONE (J. Bardottier) jumped faster and
travelled better than his mount and in those circumstances, he was happy where he was.
The explanation was noted by the Stipendiary Stewards.


Racecard Changes
1. Jockey J. Bardottier (ONE DAY OR DAY ONE) carried 0.5kg over the carded weight and
weighed out at 61kg.


Scratching
1. None.


Veterinary Surgeon Report
1. ACTION PACKED - No abnormalities detected

 

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