Hawke’s Bay RI Wednesday 26th February 2020
Race 3 COLWYN HERCOCK MILE - SPONSORED BY MAJESTIC HORSEFLOATS (1600 Metres)
MANINTHESKY (D Danis) – Trainer P Lock reported the gelding underwent a veterinary examination on Monday 2nd March, which confirmed MANINTHESKY to have jarred up throughout the shoulders, knees and fetlock joints. P Lock further advised the gelding will now be sent for a spell.
Race 6 TREMAINS STARTING GATES 2200 (2200 Metres)
JONNY RUSS (R Hannam) – Trainer A Gardner advised Stewards JONNY RUSS underwent a veterinary examination on Monday 2nd March which revealed the gelding to have sustained the following injuries, pulled hamstring to both hind legs, hole in the nearside front foot, caused by standing on his loose plate and swelling to the front nearside fetlock joint. A Gardner confirmed that JONNY RUSS will now be sent for a minimum three-month spell.
Race 7 LITTLE AVONDALE LOWLAND STAKES (Group II) (2100 Metres)
HEART OF THE OCEAN (D Johnson) – Trainer S Marsh advised Stewards the filly underwent an endoscopic examination which revealed no abnormalities. S Marsh further advised, it is now his intention to experiment with the filly’s gear by adding a cross-over nose-band and tongue tie prior to her next race day start.