RACE 9 (R595)         METRO A – 1200M (SHORT COURSE A)

At the conclusion of an inquiry, Jockey Y Aify, the rider of SECRET AGENT, pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that at the 300M, SECRET AGENT (Y Aify) shifted out causing PLATINUM LIFE (App J Daniel) to strike its heels and blundered. MR CROWE (S Salee) which was following, was inconvenienced.

In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration Jockey Y Aify’s guilty plea, mitigating factors, previous riding record and his submissions on penalty. He subsequently was suspended from riding in races for a period of two (2) Malaysian race days with effect from 20 May 2019 and to expire on 26 May 2019, both dates inclusive. Acting on the provisions of MRA Rule 48(5), the Stewards deferred the commencement of the suspension. He was advised of his Right of Appeal (6:37pm).

Jockey S Ruzaini was questioned regarding the whip use of WHITE CHIN. At the conclusion of an inquiry, Jockey S Ruzaini, the rider of WHITE CHIN, 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 his whip action had failed to satisfy the Stewards in that several attempts and projections of his whip use had not made contact with WHITE CHIN.

 In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration Jockey S Ruzaini’s mitigating factors, previous riding record and his submissions on penalty. Jockey S Ruzaini was suspended from riding in races for a period of one (1) month with effect from 20 May 2019 and to expire on 19 June 2019, both dates inclusive. Acting on the provisions of MRA Rule 48(5), the Stewards deferred the commencement of the suspension. He was advised of his Right of Appeal (7:12pm).

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