Following an inspection of a number of horses engaged to run at Morphettville on Monday, 9 March 2020 in Race 7 – The Adelaide Cup; AZURITE (IRE), trained by Michael Hickmott, was found to have some minor lameness in the off fore leg. AZURITE (IRE) has subsequently been scratched from its engagement at Morphettville Parks on Saturday 7 March 2020.
The gelding will inspected by Mr. Hickmott’s Stable Veterinary Surgeon over the coming days and will be re-inspected by the TRSA Veterinary Surgeon prior to scratching time (7:30am (ACDT)) on Monday 9 March 2020.
DEPUTY CHAIRMAN OF STEWARDS
5 March 2020