RACE 4 (R1059)  CLASS 5 (A)  – 1200m(lc) – BLACK & GOLD HANDICAP

 

At the conclusion of an Inquiry, Jockey J Chuah, the rider of MAGICAL TEN pleaded guilty to a charge for careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that whilst riding MAGICAL TEN at about the 1100M, he permitted his mount to shift in when insufficiently clear of MR NO PROBLEM, resulting in MR NO PROBLEM  being taken in onto ASPREY  which had to be steadied inwards, resulting in SPARKLER (SS Vanan) having to check.

In assessing the penalty, the Panel of Stewards took into consideration Jockey J Chuah’s guilty plea and mitigating factors.  Jockey J Chuah was suspended from riding in races for a period of two (2) Malaysian race days.  As he is licensed to ride at PNTC/PRTC, his suspension will commence on Sunday, 16th September 2018 and to expire on Saturday, 22nd September 2018, both dates inclusive.   He was advised of his right of appeal (4.15pm).

At the conclusion of an Inquiry, Jockey J Low, the rider of MR NO PROBLEM pleaded guilty to a charge for careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that whilst riding MR NO PROBLEM at about the 400M, he permitted his mount to shift out when insufficiently clear of BLACK IS POWER, resulting in that gelding being checked and lost ground.

In assessing the penalty, the Panel of Stewards took into consideration Jockey J Low’s guilty plea and mitigating factors.  Jockey J Low was suspended from riding in races for a period of two (2) Malaysian race days, effective from Monday, 27th August 2018 and to expire on Sunday, 9th September 2018, both dates inclusive.   He was advised of his right of appeal (6.23pm)