马来西亚 （雪兰莪） - 15/03/2015
场地：良好 夺标时速： 1:04.10
RACE 8 (R378) Class 4 1100M (Short Course B)
The start was delayed for several minutes when DARK EXPRESS (C Goon) proved difficult
to be loaded. Trainer R Lines was advised that the Stewards placed a warning on DARK
EXPRESS to improve its barrier manners, failing this action may be taken against the gelding.
DARK EXPRESS (C Goon) was fractious in the barrier, as the gates opened reared resulting
in the rider becoming unbalanced and losing considerable ground.
LITTLE LION (App R Fakruddin) was fractious in the barrier and jumped awkwardly.
On jumping, SAGARS EXPRESS (App P Haris) jumped outwards, making contact with
LONGMA (J De Souza).
Upon jumping, BUKIT SUBANG (App S Zulfikri) got its head up on a number of occasions
resulting in contact to the face of App S Zulfikri.
SUPER JETSET (R Burnett) jumped outwards, inconveniencing AMERICA BANK (HS
Gill), ALL WEALTH (S Salee) and BRASH SON (J Noske).
Approaching the 100M, FRANKLY MY DEAR (S Mutaza) was momentarily held up for a
run and had to shift outwards over the heels of TRIPLE LEO (App P Deneskumar) to gain a
clear run and ran home strongly.
At the conclusion of an inquiry today, App CC Wong, the rider of ORIENTAL SPIRIT, in the
presence of his Acting Master, Trainer M Sukri, pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding
under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that racing to the 900M in this race, he shifted in when
insufficiently clear of REACHING (Y Aify) and SUPER JETSET (R Burnett) resulting in
both horses being taken inwards and their riders having to ease off that geldings heels.
SAGARS EXPRESS (App P Haris), AMERICA BANK (HS Gill) and FRANKLY MY
DEAR (S Mutaza) which were following, were all inconvenienced as a result of this incident.
In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration App CC Wongs guilty plea,
mitigating factors, previous riding record and his submissions on penalty. Acting on the
provisions of MRA Rule 48(5), the Stewards deferred the commencement of App CC Wongs
suspension. He was suspended from riding in races for a period of two (2) race days with
effect from 23 March 2015 and to expire on 29 March 2015, both dates inclusive. He was
advised of his Right of Appeal (6:05pm).