RACE 7 (R111) OPEN MAIDEN (WFA) – 1200M (SHORT COURSE A)

 

On inquiry, Jockey KC Wong, the rider of THE CROWN JEWEL, pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that passing the 175M, he commenced to shift out, carrying GOLDEN PEAK (J De Souza) out which caused UNSHADOWED GENERAL to check. THE CROWN JEWEL continued to shift out, carrying GOLDEN PEAK outwards causing that gelding to dip near the 25M. In this incident, Jockey J De Souza dropped his whip.

In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration Jockey KC Wong’s guilty plea, mitigating factors and his poor riding record which has four (4) similar charges in the last six (6) months. He was suspended from riding in races for a period of four (4) Malaysian race days with effect from 20 January 2020 and to expire on 8 February 2020, both dates inclusive. He was also fined RM1000/- and advised of his Right of Appeal (7:04pm).

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RACE 3 (R107) OPEN MAIDEN – 1600M (LONG COURSE A)

 

At the conclusion of an inquiry, Jockey J De Souza, the rider of FIRST SUCCESS, pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that approaching the 1050M,  he rolled in and crowded OSCAR ECLIPSE (J Low) which in turn shifted ground causing JET TWENTY to be restrained.

In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration Jockey J De Souza’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 27 January 2020 and to expire on 2 February 2020, 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 (7:11pm).

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RACE 8 (R102) CLASS 4 (A) – 1200M (SHORT COURSE A), SATURDAY, 18 JANUARY 2020, SELANGOR TURF CLUB JANUARY MEETING 2020

The Stewards, on 19 January 2020 at the Selangor Turf Club, continued their inquiry into the running and handling of XENA. Further evidence was taken from App S Rosmizan, the rider of XENA, in the presence of his Employing Trainer, S Hamilton,

App S Rosmizan, the rider of XENA, 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:

  1. When he rode XENA in this race, after jumping awkwardly, he failed to put pressure onto XENA to allow the filly to race in a positive manner; and
  2. From a 3-wide position at the 850M, he failed to improve XENA to progress forward until the turn into the straight.

In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration App S Rosmizan’s previous record, mitigating factors and his submissions on penalty. App S Rosmizan was suspended from riding in races for a period of two (2) months with effect from 2 February 2020 and to expire on 1 April 2020, both dates inclusive, to be served consecutively with any other penalty. He was advised of his Right of Appeal (6pm).

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