RACE 8 – PREMIERE
The Veterinary Surgeon reported that PREMIERE was lame in its left front leg on the morning after racing. Before being allowed to race again, PREMIERE will be subjected to an official veterinary examination.
RACE 9 – PICK NUMBER ONE
PICK NUMBER ONE, which performed poorly, was examined by the Veterinary Officer who said at that time an endoscopic examination showed a substantial amount of mucus in the horse’s trachea. PICK NUMBER ONE was again examined by the Veterinary Officer at the stables of Trainer C S Shum this morning. He said at this time he noted the horse to be lame in its right front leg with a stiff and restricted action. Before being allowed to race again, PICK NUMBER ONE will be subjected to an official veterinary examination.
The Veterinary Officer reported that examinations conducted this morning of all other horses inspected during yesterday’s racemeeting were shown to have no significant findings.