THURSDAY: September 29, 2016: HAWKESBURY trainer Bernie Kelly got a pleasant surprise at Wyong today.

Kelly’s first impression was that his representative Atum had been narrowly beaten in the Maiden Plate (1000m).

But fortunately he was wrong. The photo finish print revealed that lightly-raced Atum ($8) had in fact nabbed Hamiko ($7) to break through at only his second start.

“I didn’t think he got there,” Kelly said afterwards. “It looked as though he shied at...