App. Uzair – Suspended
RACE 7 (R420) CLASS 4 (B) – 1200M (SHORT COURSE A)
At the conclusion of an inquiry, App S Uzair, the rider of SOON SEEKER, in the presence of his Master, Trainer L Moy, was found guilty of a charge under MRA Rule 44(10) for failing to ride to the satisfaction of the Stewards. The particulars of the charge were that:
- He rode with insufficient vigour between the 400M and the 100M when SOON SEEKER was staying on strongly and making up ground.
- He unnecessarily restrained SOON SEEKER approaching the 200M.
In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration App S Uzair’s mitigating factors, previous riding record and his submissions on penalty. App S Uzair was suspended from riding in races for a period of six (6) months with effect from Monday, 8 April 2019 and to expire on 7 October 2019, both days inclusive. He was advised of his Right of Appeal (6:25pm).