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Jockey comments from beaten favourites: Barfoot & Thompson Auckland Cup Day

After each race at the Barfoot & Thompson Auckland Cup Day Races, we spoke to jockeys of beaten favourites to hear their thoughts.

Race One: ROYAL DESCENT STAKES

Media Sensation Michael Coleman

When I quickened off the corner, I didn't think I'd get beat but the winner was impressive.


Race Two: ELLERSLIE JEWELLERS & ENGRAVERS 2100

The Buzz Jasmine Fawcett

Won


Race Three: PGG WRIGHTSON/VETMED 1400

Packing Rockstar Jason Waddell

Won


Race Four: FASTTRACK INSURANCE 1600

Le Sablier Sam Weatherley

Super run. Next start over 2000 metres will be hard to beat.


Race Five: WHITE CLIFFS TIMBER 1200

Sword Of Fire Jonathan Riddell

Disappointing run by him.


Race Six: SISTEMA STAKES

Cool Aza Beel Opie Bosson

Won


Race Seven: LASER PLUMBING TE PUKE 1200

Riding The Wave Michael Coleman

Won


Race Eight: BONECRUSHER NEW ZEALAND STAKES

Avantage Opie Bosson

Won


Race Nine: BARFOOT & THOMPSON AUCKLAND CUP

Platinum Invader Leith Innes

Super run. Only being a four-year-old better things next year.

Race Ten: GRAVITY 1600

James Barrie Sam Weatherley

Won




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