Auckland RC Saturday 7th March 2020
Race 1 - Royal Descent Stakes (1600 metres)
LIVIN’ ON A PRAYER (L Innes) – Trainer W Hillis reported to Stewards he was satisfied with the post-race condition of the mare and it is his intention to carry on with her current preparation.
Race 2 - Ellerslie Jewellers & Engravers 2100
MASTER HERB (C Burdan) – Trainer D Sweeney advised Stewards on Monday 9th March a veterinary examination was completed on the gelding which confirmed his heart rate to be back to normal. D Sweeney further advised MASTER HERB will now be freshened up and will undergo an electrocardiography prior to his next race day start.
MIGHTY ASLAN (S Spratt) – Trainer S McKee advised Stewards upon return to the stable the gelding underwent a veterinary examination, which included an endoscopic examination and blood tests which revealed no abnormalities. S McKee further advised at this stage he intends to carry on with MIGHTY ASLAN current preparation.