Christmas Carnival Summer Raceday: Jockey comments from beaten favourites

After each race, we spoke to jockeys of beaten favourites to hear their thoughts.

Race 1: Dunstan Feeds 1200

Monaco Vinnie Colgan

We were very unlucky.

Race 2: Superfence 1200

Spanish Whisper Mark Du Plessis


Race 3: Dunstan Feeds 1600

Felaar Danielle Johnson


Race 4: Pegasus Equine 1200

Elusive Empire Trudy Thornton

I think if we had of got some day light earlier in the straight he would've won easily.

Race 5: Stella Artois 1200

Selfie Jason Waddell

He just wants some easing in the ground.

Race 6: South Auckland Racing Club Cup

Rising Shot Jasmine Fawcett (a)

She just didn't let down like I thought she would, it was a fair run.

Race 7: Barfoot & Thompson 1400

Howbowdat Maija Vance


Race 8: Auckland Co-Op Taxis 2100

Artiste Jason Waddell

She has every chance, the winner was just too good for her today.