KEY FLYER raced wide from the 600m. THUNDELERA was crowded and lost ground approaching the 600m, was held up from the 300m and made conatct on several occasions when attempting a marginal run near the 150m. SOUND OF SARAB over raced in the early and middle stages, bumped near the 1100m, bumped passing the 250m, shifted outwards and bumped approaching the 200m, bumped and steadied approaching the 75m. BELLNAMI was slow into stride, shifted outwards and bumped near the 75m. GOLDEN NUGGET dipped on jumping, bumped near the 1100m, lay inwards approaching the 600m, bumped and steadied approaching the 200m. SEATTLE FLING scrambled at the start. BURNSIDE made contact on several occasions near the 150m. HIGGINS GOLD commenced awkwardly, was blocked from the 600m until passing the 200m, was bumped and held tight near the 75m. PARANUI bumped passing the 250m, bumped approaching the 75m.