马来西亚 （槟城） - 25/05/2014
场地：微湿 夺标时速： 1:05.10
RACE 2 (R716) Class 5 1100m HERITAGE HANDICAP
GLORY BETTING, a non-acceptor as it had sustained a stone bruise near fore-leg,
will be required to pass a veterinary examination before being declared to race again.
CHIEF MINISTER which was up 28kgs in body weight since its last run, was checked
by the Club Veterinary Surgeon prior to the race and was passed fit to start.
AFFIRMATIVE ACTION (J Shankar) was checked by the Veterinary Surgeon behind
the barrier and passed fit to race.
ALI BABA (App KC Wong) stumbled on jumping.
AFFIRMATIVE ACTION was slow into stride.
Shortly after the start, NIGHT SHADOW (How Yang) threw its head up and was slow
into stride. NIGHT SHADOW continued to throw its head up on a number of occasions
throughout the race.
Near the 450M, Jockey How Yangs (NIGHT SHADOW) whip became momentarily
entangled in the mane.
Near the 350M, TRIPLE KWAN (K Eirwan) and DEPUTY LAW (J De Souza) bumped.
Post-race veterinary examinations of BALE (App) SU Lim), GOOD CODE (I Azhar),
LAZAROO (Y Aify), DISTANT GLORY (App F Yusoff) and CHIEF MINISTER (M
Wepner) revealed no obvious abnormality.
A post-race veterinary examination of NIGHT SHADOW revealed that its lower teeth are
very sharp. Trainer CC Ooi was told that he is to attend to the geldings condition before
it is declared to race again. NIGHT SHADOW, which raced poorly, will be required to
pass a test (1000M/vet) before being declared to race again.
The Stewards questioned Trainer LN Danis, the trainer of CABRERA (App M Hanif), in
relation to the geldings improved performance today as opposed to its last start when
beaten 7½ lengths. Trainer LN Danis stated that CABRERA appreciated the shorter
distance as compared to its previous start over 1400M and the benefit of a 2½ kg
claiming apprentice. He further said that it is his intention in future to race CABRERA in
shorter distance races similar to todays distance whenever possible. His explanation was
Jockey How Yang, the rider of NIGHT SHADOW, was warned regarding his whip use in
Jockey J Shankar, the rider of AFFIRMATIVE ACTION, reported that his mount was not
striding out freely. A post-race veterinary examination of the gelding revealed no obvious
App KC Wong, the rider of ALI BABA, reported that his saddle slipped backwards in the