马来西亚 （雪兰莪） - 18/09/2016
场地：良好 夺标时速： 1:24.80
RACE 2 (R1178) CLASS 4 1400M (LONG COURSE B)
Upon jumping, MARIO ATTILA (App S Zulfikri) knuckled resulting in the rider
becoming unbalanced and shifted out abruptly.
Shortly after the start, DGREAT BATTALION (App R Fakruddin) had to be eased of the
heels of MESHMAKER (S Ruzaini).
Approaching the 1000M, INVICTUS (App T Krisna) had a tendency to over-race, shifted
in resulting in Q NINE MAX (App A Zaimuddin) being taken in onto DGREAT
PRINCE MAG (App KC Wong), NINE POINT (HS Gill) and MARIO ATTILA (App S
Zulfikri) were all caught racing wide throughout the race.
Approaching the 450M, BEAUTIFUL BABY (J Low) was held up for a clear run and had
to shift out over the heels of IVANHOE (J Shankar) to obtain a clear run and as a result,
momentarily inconvenienced MARIO ATTILA.
NINE POINT had a tendency to lay in under pressure in the home straight.
The Stewards concluded an inquiry and took evidence from App R Fakruddin, the rider of
DGREAT BATTALION, in the presence of his Master, Trainer R Jensen. After viewing
the official patrol films of this event and considering the evidence tendered, the Stewards
acting on their own observations, App R Fakruddin, the rider of DGREAT BATTALION,
pleaded guilty to a charge under MRA Rule 44(10) for failing to ride to the satisfaction of
the Stewards. The particulars of the charge were that:
1. He restrained his mount in an excessive manner when in the opinion of the
Stewards, was unnecessary at the start;
2. Entering the front straight on the run to the finish, he shifted out and covered extra
In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration App R Fakruddins previous
riding record and his submissions on penalty. Acting on the provisions of MRA Rule
48(5), the Stewards deferred the commencement of App R Fakruddins suspension. He was
suspended from riding in races for a period of one (1) month with effect from 25
September 2016 and to expire on 24 October 2016, both dates inclusive. He was advised of
his Right of Appeal (4:45pm).