马来西亚 （槟城） - 22/01/2017
场地：良好 夺标时速： 1:19.60
RACE 2 (R117) CLASS 5 1300M
FUMIO (J Low) was checked by the Veterinary Surgeon behind the barrier and passed fit
ONE MORE ACHIEVER (M Ganeesh) which was restless in the barrier, threw its head
up when the start was effected and lost ground.
FOREVER BEST (HS Gill) was slow into stride and showed no early pace despite being
Racing to the 800M, FIRST OPTION (App S Rosmizan) had to be steadied and lost some
ground when JET ACE (J Shankar) rolled out.
Passing the 300M, ONE MORE ACHIEVER had to steady when FIRST OPTION shifted
outwards and FUMIO shifted inwards.
Passing the 250M, KUANTAN HILL (TM Wan) laid in and Jockey TM Wan had to stop
riding and straighten his mount.
Post-race veterinary examinations of SUPERB SEVEN (HK Cheng), FIRST OPTION,
FUMIO and ONE MORE ACHIEVER revealed no obvious abnormality.
The Stewards questioned Jockey M Ganeesh, the rider of ONE MORE ACHIEVER, in
the presence of Trainer K Coetzee, the trainer of ONE MORE ACHIEVER, into his ride
on the gelding. Jockey M Ganeesh stated that his instructions were to be forward which
was confirmed by the Trainer. He further stated that ONE MORE ACHIEVER had been
fractious in the barrier, put its head down and when the start was effected, threw its head
up, jumped away awkwardly and lost ground. Jockey M Ganeesh further stated that
racing inside the 300M, he was disappointed for a run between FIRST OPTION to his
inside and FUMIO from his outside and had to be steadied for a short distance, thereafter
he had to shift out for a clear run. He further stated that the gelding responded fairly to
his riding over the concluding stages. The Stewards noted the explanations.
The Stewards questioned Jockey J Low, the rider of FUMIO, in the presence of Trainer R
Lines, the trainer of FUMIO, as to his ride on the gelding. Jockey J Low stated that his
instructions were to be midfield and when the gates were released, the gelding threw its
head up. He further stated that he raced off the inside rail because of the better going and
that from the 400M, he commenced to ride with the whip and FUMIO had a tendency to
lay in and only responded to his riding fairly. Trainer R Lines confirmed the instructions.
The Stewards noted the explanations.