马来西亚 （霹雳州） - 19/02/2017
场地：良好 夺标时速： 1:04.00
RACE 7 (R252) OPEN MAIDEN 1100m (str) [WEIGHT-FOR-AGE]
ASTRO CHEVALIER and BLIXEM, both course scratching as they had sustained a
swollen near fore tendon and bruised near fore sole respectively, will each be required to
pass a veterinary examination before being declared to race again.
WHIRLWIND dislodged App M Sathiaa whilst enroute to the barriers and ran a
considerable distance. Acting on veterinary advice that the stirrup bar on the saddle of
WHIRLWIND was broken and to avoid further delay, the Stewards ordered the
withdrawal of the gelding at 3.53pm.
WAWA MASTER (Lou Ho) jumped away awkwardly.
Shortly after the start, GOLD COAST CAPTAIN (App AK Lim) was tightened for room
when it lost its position when WAWA MASTER shifted in and AUGUSTA (App T
Krisna) shifted out, resulting in AUGUSTA and WAWA MASTER bumping.
Prior to the All Clear being given, an objection was lodged by App Z Khairil, the rider
of ANAK PENANG, placed 2nd against MASTER OF SUCCESS (App S Saddam), being
declared the winner on grounds of alleged interference from the 200M.
After considering all the evidence and reviewing the vision of the race, the Racing
Stewards were of the opinion that the alleged interference did materially affect the result
of the race. The objection was upheld and the Judges placings were amended as
1st ANAK PENANG (App Z Khairil)
2nd MASTER OF SUCCESS (App S Saddam)
3rd GOLD COAST CAPTAIN (App AK Lim)
4th - AUGUSTA (App T Krisna)
App S Saddam, the rider of MASTER OF SUCCESS was shown the vision of the race in
the presence of his master, Trainer Evert Van Breukelen. At the conclusion of an
Inquiry, App S Saddam pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule
44(9)(a)(ii) in that at about the 200M, he permitted his mount to shift inwards and
bumped ANAK PENANG (App Z Khairil) inwards on two occasions till the winning
After careful deliberation, the Stewards suspended App S Saddams licence to ride in
races for a period of two (2) Malaysian race days, effective tomorrow, Monday, 20th
February 2017 and to expire on Sunday, 26th February 2017, both dates inclusive. He
was advised of his right of appeal (4.43pm).
Post-race veterinary examinations of BUTCH CASSIDY (S Sandana) and COSTNER
(App KC Wong) revealed no obvious abnormality.