马来西亚 （槟城） - 23/09/2017
场地：烂地 夺标时速： 1:09.00
THONG¿S JIAQING, a course scratching as it was suffering from skin allergy, will be required to pass a veterinary examination before being declared to race again.
LEE¿S MELODY (SS Vanan) jumped away awkwardly.
SATELLITE KING (M Zairi) was slow to begin.
MARCO POLO (App AK Lim) had to be steadied at the 800M when BLAZING STEED (WK Yan) rolled in.
Racing to the 600M, ARCHAEOLOGY (C Goon) steadied to avoid the heels of MONEY NOT ENOUGH (R Woodworth).
The Veterinary Surgeon reported that CHARLIE CAME ALONG (Z Khairil) and HACKER (S Salee) both returned having cast their near fore plates.
Jockey R Woodworth, the rider of MONEY NOT ENOUGH, reported that his mount was not striding out freely. A post-race veterinary examination of the gelding revealed no obvious abnormality.
Post-race veterinary examinations of REAL HERO (App A Zaimuddin), HACKER and ZAC GALLANT (App KC Wong) revealed no obvious abnormality.
The Stewards questioned Trainer P Lee, the trainer of BLAZING STEED into the improved performance of that gelding. He stated that he considered BLAZING STEED is better suited in today¿s going and a better barrier draw today compared to its previous start and that was the only explanation he could offer.
INQUIRY INTO THE POST-RACE URINE SAMPLE CODED ¿11215¿ TAKEN FROM RACEHORSE ¿MULTI WEALTH¿ IN RACE 5 (R951), CLASS 4 - 1200M, 2ND DAY, SATURDAY, 29TH JULY 2017, PENANG SPRINT TROPHY MEETING 2017 AND WHICH RETURNED POSITIVE TO ¿THEOBROMINE¿, A PROHIBITED SUBSTANCE UNDER THE MRA RULES AND REGULATIONS
The Stipendiary Stewards concluded an Inquiry into the above matter today, Saturday, 23rd September 2017 at the Penang Turf Club.
Evidence were taken from Trainer S Hamilton, the trainer of MULTI WEALTH, Assoc. Prof. Dr.Tan Soo Choon, Chief Analyst, USAINS Holding Sdn. Bhd. and Dr. Tan Li Li, Senior Veterinary Surgeon, PNTC.
Trainer S Hamilton was found guilty of a charge under MRA Rule 134(6)(a) as read with MRA Rule 134(13) and punishable under MRA Rule 134(7) in that she was the trainer and person responsible for presenting and accepting to run MULTI WEALTH which finished 1st placing in the above race and its post-race urine sample, upon analysis returned positive to ¿Theobromine¿, a prohibited substance under the MRA Rules.
When deciding on a penalty, the Stewards took into account Trainer S Hamilton¿s forthright evidence, the nature of the prohibited substance and her clean record. Trainer S Hamilton was fined a sum of RM5,000/- ( Malaysian Ringgit Five Thousand). She was informed of her right of appeal (12.50pm).
In addition, in terms of MRA Rule 134(11), MULTI WEALTH was disqualified from the above race and the results will be amended accordingly.
A 'Clearing Sample' taken from "MULTI WEALTH" on 13th September 2017 was analysed by USAINS Holding Sdn. Bhd., reported to be negative to prohibited substances and as such, the Stewards cleared "MULTI WEALTH" to resume racing under MRA Rule 134 (12).
GENERAL REPORT ¿ PRTC
PERAK TURF CLUB TRACKWORK ¿ TUESDAY, 19 SEPTEMBER 2017
BIG BIT COIN (R242) bled during the official Steward's Embargo Test conducted on Tuesday (19/09/2017) at the Perak Turf Club. As this is his 2nd Bleeding attacked and failing to revert to a non-bleeder status, BIG BIT COIN will be barred from racing for a period of 6 months, and thereafter will be required to pass a Bleeder's Test before being declared to race again as required under MRA Rule 92 (5)(a) (b) & (c).
PERAK TURF CLUB RACING STEWARDS¿ HEARING OF AN APPEAL BY JOCKEY J SHANKAR AGAINST THE RM2,000/- FINE IMPOSED BY THE STIPENDIARY STEWARDS WHEN HE WAS FOUND GUILTY TO A CHARGE OF MISCONDUCT UNDER MRA RULE 152(5)(a) IN THAT HIS CONDUCT ON THE 4th JUNE 2016 IN THE PRTC JOCKEYS ROOM BETWEEN RACES 2 AND 3, WAS UNBECOMING OF A PROFESSIONAL JOCKEY.
The Perak Turf Club Racing Stewards heard the above appeal on Thursday, 21st September 2017.
After considering all submissions from Jockey J Shankar, his Counsel Mr. P Ravee and the Acting Chief Stipendiary Steward, Mr. Philip Anderson, the Racing Stewards dismissed the appeal and his deposit is forfeited.
GENERAL REPORT ¿ SLTC
RACE 3 (R1158) CLASS 5 ¿ 1200M (SHORT COURSE B), SATURDAY,
16 SEPTEMBER 2017, SELANGOR TURF CLUB SEPTEMBER MEETING 2017
The Stewards, on 20 September 2017 at the Selangor Turf Club, concluded an inquiry into the running and handling of BLACK THORN in the above race. Further evidence was taken from App S Zulfikri, the rider of BLACK THORN, in the presence of his Acting Master, B Trainer Siva Kumar s/o Subramaniam, and Trainer L Moy, the Trainer of BLACK THORN.
App S Zulfikri 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. After BLACK THORN laid in abruptly in response to the whip at the 350M, he continued to use his whip in his right hand when it was likely that this would cause interference and affect BLACK THORN¿s momentum.
2. In the last 100M, he rode with a lack of vigour when BLACK THORN was holding a possible winning chance.
In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration App S Zulfikri¿s guilty plea, mitigating factors, previous riding record and his submissions on penalty. He was suspended from riding in races for a period of three (3) months with effect from 25 September 2017 and to expire on 24 December 2017, both dates inclusive, to be served consecutively with his current suspension which will end on 24 September 2017. He was also fined RM10,000/- and advised of his Right of Appeal (11:10am).
App S Zulfikri subsequently exercised his Right of Appeal and applied for a Stay of Sentence. The Stewards considered the application for a stay which was allowed. The appeal hearing will be held at a date to be fixed.
RACE 7 (R1171) CLASS 4 ¿ 1200M (SHORT COURSE B), SUNDAY, 17 SEPTEMBER 2017, SELANGOR TURF CLUB SEPTEMBER MEETING 2017
After taking further evidence from App S Zulfikri, the rider of BANKERS CALL, in the presence of Acting Master, B Trainer Siva Kumar s/o Subramaniam, the Stewards, on 20 September 2017 at the Selangor Turf Club, further adjourned the inquiry to a date to be fixed in order to arrange for other witnesses to attend the inquiry.