RACE 4 (R971) CLASS 4 (B) – 1400M (LONG COURSE A)

 

At the conclusion of an inquiry, Jockey KC Wong, the rider of HIGH TENSILE, pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that approaching the 850M, he allowed HIGH TENSILE to shift onto NORTHERN KNIGHT (S Ruzaini) causing D’GREAT ACHIEVER (App L De Souza)  to be tightened and checked.

In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration Jockey KC Wong’s guilty plea, mitigating factors, previous riding record and his submissions on penalty. He was suspended from riding in races for a period of two (2) Malaysian race days with effect from 12 August 2019 and to expire on 18 August 2019, both dates inclusive. Acting on the provisions of MRA Rule 48(5), the Stewards deferred the commencement of his suspension. He was advised of his Right of Appeal (6:39pm).

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RACE 6 (R846) METRO A – 1200M (SHORT COURSE A), MYDORA CUP, SUNDAY, 7 JULY 2019, SELANGOR TURF CLUB JULY MEETING 2019

The Stewards, on 4 August 2019 at the Selangor Turf Club, concluded an inquiry into an incident shortly after the start where Jockey Y Aify (MAYBE) was dislodged from his horse. Evidence was taken from Jockey Y Aify, the rider of MAYBE, Jockey O Chavez, the rider of SACRED SURFER, and App S Saddam, the rider of BACH’S AIR.

Jockey O Chavez, the rider of SACRED SURFER, pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that he shifted in shortly after the start thereby causing BACH’S AIR to be restrained and shifted in, which caused MAYBE to strike that horse’s heels and blundered, dislodging Jockey Y Aify.

In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration Jockey O Chavez’s guilty plea, mitigating factors, previous riding record and his submissions on penalty. He was suspended from riding in races for a period of four (4) Malaysian race days. He was advised of his Right of Appeal (12:27pm).

Jockey O Chavez 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 will be held at a date to be fixed.

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RACE 3 (R961) CLASS 5 (A) – 1600M (LONG COURSE A), SATURDAY,

3 AUGUST 2019, SELANGOR TURF CLUB AUGUST MEETING 2019

At the conclusion of an inquiry on 4 August 2019 at the Selangor Turf Club, App S Saddam, the rider of GRAND SHOW, in the presence of his employing Trainer’s representative, Trainer S Siva, pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that he allowed GRAND SHOW to shift in and near the 50M, caused MR MIURA (SU Lim) to be restrained.

In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration App S Saddam’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) Malaysian race days with effect from 5 August 2019 and to expire on 17 August 2019, both dates inclusive. He was advised of his Right of Appeal (11:45am).

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