STEWARDS’ REPORT – PERAK JANUARY MEETING 2021

 1ST DAY – SUNDAY – 3RD JANUARY 2021

STATE OF TRACK: HEAVY

 Panel of Stewards:

Dato John Lim Ewe Chuan  – Chairman                    

Mr. Chin Tong Leong – Racing Steward

Mr. Philip Anderson – Acting Chief Stipendiary Steward

Mr. Lee Seng He – Senior Stipendiary Steward

Mr. Devaraj A/L S Arujunen – Stipendiary Steward

Mr. Jarry Chong Kok Heng – Stipendiary Steward

 RACE 1 (R012)         CLASS 4(A) – 1600m(lc)      HAPPINESS AND PROSPERITY HANDICAP

HAVANA, a course scratching as it had sore back, will be required to pass a veterinary examination before being declared to race again.

Prior and during the running of this race, light rain fell.

MASTER JIANGMEN (S Saddam) jumped away awkwardly.

All riders returned an average of 0.5kg over.

The Club Veterinary Surgeon reported that MASTER JIANGMEN and JOYFUL (AK Lim) returned having cast their near and off fore plates respectively.

Placing

Horse

number

Horse

Rider

Time

Distance [length(s)]

1st

1

DISCRETELY RED

App P Haris

1:44.9

 

2nd

7

D’GREAT OCEAN

J De Souza

 

2 ¾

3rd

4

STAR INVINCIBLE

App I Firdzriel

 

2 ½

4th

13

BLUE EYED BOY

R Rueven

 

1 ¼

RACE 2 (R013)         CLASS 5(B) – 1400m (lc)     START AFRESH HANDICAP   

Emergency acceptors MIRACLE WEI WEI and ULTIMATE KILLER were withdrawn due to a capacity field.

The Panel of Stewards permitted Jockey SS Vanan to replace Jockey CK Khaw, as the rider of LINING TOGETHER as the latter was certified medically unfit.

TRINITY FLYING which was up 18kgs in body weight since its last run, was checked by the Club Veterinary Surgeon prior to the race and was passed fit to start.

AIR POWER (AM Aizat) and RACING MAN (S Saddam) both jumped away awkwardly and were slow to begin.

All riders returned an average of 1.5kg over.

Jockey AM Aizat, the rider of AIR POWER reported that his mount was not striding out freely.  A post-race veterinary examination of AIR POWER revealed no obvious abnormality.

The Club Veterinary Surgeon reported that QUASAR (P Mogun) returned having cast its off fore plate.

Placing

Horse

number

Horse

Rider

Time

Distance [length(s)]

1st

1

ROSES FOR ME

M Yusri

1:32.6

 

2nd

9

GRAND SHOW

App S Hafis

 

9 ½

3rd

5

FLEDGELING

J Low

 

3 ¼

4th

2

QUASAR

App P Mogun

 

¾

 RACE 3 (R014)          CLASS 5(B) – 1400m(lc)    START ANEW HANDICAP

MUSANG KING, a course scratching as it had sustained sore back, will be required to pass a veterinary examination before being declared to race again.

HAPPY SIXTYSIX (App CT Lee) was slow to begin.

SING DARCI (C Goon) jumped away awkwardly and was steadied shortly after the start.

All riders returned an average of 1.5kg over.

Placing

Horse

number

Horse

Rider

Time

Distance [length(s)]

1st

10

ASIAN JET

J Daniel

1:33.8

 

2nd

7

DON’T FORGET THIS

M Yusri

 

¾

3rd

1

ARECIBO

J De Souza

 

6 ½

4th

8

POLO MASTER

AM Aizat

 

Hd

After the running of Race 2, Jockeys made representations to the Panel of Stewards regarding the safety of the track and a representation of Trainers was also heard.      After considering the Jockeys and the Trainer’s representation, the Panel of Stewards decided to run Race 3 as scheduled.

 After the running of Race 3, another Jockeys’ representation put forward to the Panel of Stewards the prevailing adverse weather condition resulting in the poor visibility and their safety.   After hearing their representations, the Panel of Stewards decided to abandon Race 4 to Race 11 at 1.42pm.

 Change of Rider(s):

Race

Horse

Rider

Replaced By

Reason

2

LINING TOGETHER

CK Khaw

 SS Vanan

Medical

3

ARECIBO

CK Khaw

J De Souza

Medical

 GENERAL REPORT-PRTC

 The following horses that were scratched, are required to pass a veterinary examination each before being declared to race again:

Race 4 (R015)

LUCK HAPPY- bruised near fore sole

WINNING WAR- sore back

Race 5 (R016)

PEARL KING – swollen off fore fetlock

STAR CHOICE – bruised near fore sole

JET TWENTY – swollen joint near fore knee

MORALES – fever

GOLD KIDS – bruised off fore fetlock

Race 6 (R017)

MR MOSA – skin allergy

Race 9 (R020)

POWERFUL STAR – swollen off fore pastern

ZOLVED – bruised near fore foot

Race 10 (R021)

MIGHTY PHOENIX – sore back

ASTRO MAN – sore back

Race 11 (R022)

D’GREAT LOVE – swollen sheath

DETERMINE TO WIN – bruised off hind sole

BELIEVE IT OR NOT – bruised off fore fetlock

GENERAL REPORT – PNTC

POST-RACE URINE:

PENANG DECEMBER MEETING 2020 – 20th DECEMBER 2020

The report dated 31st December 2020 (V20/100) from the Chief Analyst of USains Biomics Laboratory stated that 24 bottles of coded urine samples and 24 sets of coded blood samples from the above mentioned race meeting were received on 21st December 2020 for analysis under the MRA Rules and Regulations.  No prohibited substances were detected.

JOCKEY URINE SAMPLES:

PENANG DECEMBER MEETING 2020 – 20th DECEMBER 2020

The report dated 31st December 2020 (V20/101) from the Chief Analyst of USains Biomics Laboratory stated that 2 bottles of coded urine samples from the above mentioned race meeting were received on 21st December 2020 for analysis under the MRA Rules and Regulations.  No prohibited substances were detected.


 PNTC SECURITY DEPARTMENT REPORT DATED 27th DECEMBER 2020 AGAINST VALET SOPHIAN HADI BIN ISMAIL (MRA NUMBER V.5)

The Penang Turf Club Stewards continued their investigations into a security report with respect to Valet Sophian Hadi bin Ismail (MRA number V.5).   Encik Sophian Hadi presented an analytical report  dated 19th December 2020 from the KPJ Hospital, Ipoh to the Stewards and Covid-19 was not detected.

The Stewards advised him that in future, he must comply with all PNTC’s directives and SOPs.


 

NON-ACCEPTORS  –  TEST IMPOSED

Race

Horse(s)

Finding/Reason  

Test(s)

Remark(s)

1

STAGESHOW

Bruised near hind fetlock

Vet examination

 

1

D’GREAT RISE

Bruised near fore fetlock

Vet examination

 

1

HIGH TENSILE

Respiratory Infection

Vet examination

 

2

BLACK IS POWER

Tendonitis

Vet examination

 

2

RED SAPPHIRE

Bruised near fore suspensory

Vet examination

 

3

NOVA PHOENIX

Corn off fore foot

Vet examination

 

3

EDDIE GRAY

Minor cut both fore

Vet examination

 

4

KYO

Bruised back

Vet examination

 

4

EASTER MATE

Bruised near fore foot

Vet examination

 

5

CALM AND TRANQUIL

Pharyngitis

Vet examination

 

7

LEO

Laceration wound near hind

Vet examination

 

8

LADY LAKSHMI

Respiratory Allergy

Vet examination

 

9

MILITARY STAR

Lame near fore

Vet examination & 1000m test

 

10

NEVERUNCONDITIONAL

Bruised off fore fetlock

Vet examination

 

10

WHAT

Bruised near fore sole

Vet examination

 

 

PRTC – 3RD JANUARY 2021

SUMMARY – STEWARDS’ EMBARGO

Race

Horse(s)

Test(s)

Remark(s)

1

HAWANA

Vet examination

 

2

NIL

 

 

3

MUSANG KING

Vet examination

 

 

SUMMARY

Fine(s)

Name of Licensee

Horse name

Date of Fine imposed

Fine amount (RM)

MRA Rule/Regulation

Nil

 

 

 

 

 

Suspension(s)

Nil

 

Follow-up(s)

Nil