马来西亚 （雪兰莪） - 30/05/2015
场地：良好 夺标时速： 1:23.90
RACE 8 (R683) Class 4 1400M (Long Course B)
The start was delayed for 5 minutes as WHATS DATE (J De Souza) had cast its off fore plate
and proved difficult to be reshod. The gelding was checked by the Club Veterinary Surgeon
and was passed fit to race.
SINGING DUNE (M Ganeesh) stood flat-footed, missed the start and was slow to begin.
SWISS BANK (App P Haris) jumped with its head in the air.
In the early stages of the event, YOU NEVER KNOW (App SU Lim) had to momentarily
eased off the heels of WHATS DAT. YOU NEVER KNOW raced fiercely thereafter and
tired over the concluding stages.
Approaching the 400M, JALAN KING (J Low) had to be eased over the heels of YOU
NEVER KNOW to gain clear running.
Approaching the 200M, SWISS BANK shifted in to avoid the heels of the tiring YOU
NEVER KNOW and made slight contact with MISSION (B Doyle) and had to be restrained
by its rider.
LEES DYNASTY which was beaten 18 ¼ lengths, will be required to pass a 1000M/vet test
before being declared to race again for having a poor performance.
The Stewards questioned App CC Wong, the rider of CHENGHO, in the presence of his
Trainers representative, Assistant Trainer Ian Thwaites into the disappointing performance of
the gelding. App CC Wong stated that after beginning slowly, he urged CHENGHO
aggressively out of the barrier and attempted to be handy as per the Trainers instructions. As
a result of this, he found himself caught racing 3 wide throughout the event and placed the
gelding under pressure at the 450M, however over the final 450M, it failed to respond to his
Assistant Trainer Ian Thwaites was at a lost to explain the disappointing performance as he
had expected a forward showing in todays event as the gelding had worked well throughout
the week. The Stewards noted their explanations for future reference. A post-race veterinary
examination of CHENGHO revealed no significant finding. CHENGHO which was beaten 16
¼ lengths, will be required to pass a 1000M/vet test before being declared to race again for
having a poor performance. The gelding was impounded.
The Stewards questioned App SU Lim, in the presence of his Master, Trainer WC Lim,YOU
NEVER KNOW into the performance of the horse. App SU Lim reported that YOU NEVER
KNOW was cut across by another horse in the early stages of the event and as a result of this,
began to race fiercely and he attempted to restrain the horse. He further stated that he placed
the horse under pressure at the 500M and it failed to respond to its riding and tired over the
Trainer WC Lim agreed with his riders comments and further stated that he may race YOU
NEVER KNOW in shorter distance and was probably better suited to race with cover. The
Stewards noted their comments for future reference. App SU LIM reported after the race that
YOU NEVER KNOW was not striding out freely. The Club Veterinary Surgeon reported that
YOU NEVER KNOW returned with a cut on the left commisure of the mouth. YOU NEVER
KNOW which was beaten 18 ¼ lengths, will be required to pass a 1000M/vet test before being
declared to race again for having a poor performance. The horse was impounded.