Racing NSW stewards' advised on Thursday afternoon that trainer Ron Quinton has reported to them that Boss Lane has today been found to have a slightly elevated temperature.
As a result Racing NSW Stewards, acting under the provisions of AR178AB, have permitted Mr Quinton to take a blood sample for health assessment from the gelding on Friday morning, the results of which will be reported to Stewards.
Mr Quinton has advised he will assess the blood profile of the gelding on Friday before deciding if Boss Lane runs in the Group 2 Bowermans Office Furniture Shorts (1100m) at Randwick this Saturday.
Boss Lane was fourth to Redzel in the Group 3 Concorde Stakes over 1000m at Randwick on September 1st. The eight-year-old Dubawi gelding was at $34.00 with TAB.com.au's The Shorts market with Redzel the $1.80 favourite.