APPEAL BY JOCKEY THANGGARAJANEESH S/O MUNUSAMY (M GANEESH) AGAINST THE SUSPENSION OF SIX (6) MONTHS AND FINE OF RM50,000/- FOR CONTRAVENTION OF MRA RULE 44(10) IMPOSED BY THE STIPENDIARY STEWARDS IN CONNECTION WITH HIS RIDING OF RACEHORSE “TEH TARIK” IN RACE 7 (R837), CLASS 4 (B) – 1400M (SHORT COURSE A) ON SATURDAY, 6 JULY 2019 AT THE SELANGOR TURF CLUB JULY MEETING 2019

The Selangor Turf Club Racing Stewards heard the above appeal on 21 November 2019.

After considering submissions from Jockey M Ganeesh (the rider of TEH TARIK), Trainer SY Lim (the Trainer of TEH TARIK), Mr Lim Chun How (the owner of TEH TARIK), and the Chief Stipendiary Steward, the Racing Stewards dismissed the appeal. As Jockey M Ganeesh was not granted a stay of sentence, his suspension commenced backdated from 9 July 2019 and to expire on 8 January 2020, both dates inclusive. The Racing Stewards directed that the fine of RM50,000/- imposed by the Stipendiary Panel should stand. They ordered the deposit to be forfeited.


APPEAL BY APPRENTICE JOCKEY LEE WAI KEAT (APP WK LEE) AGAINST THE SEVERITY OF THE FINE OF RM30,000/- FOR CONTRAVENTION OF MRA RULE 44(10) IMPOSED BY THE STIPENDIARY STEWARDS IN CONNECTION WITH HIS RIDING OF RACEHORSE “PALTROW” IN RACE 7 (R965), CLASS 4 (B) – 1200M (SHORT COURSE A) ON SATURDAY, 3 AUGUST 2019 AT THE SELANGOR TURF CLUB AUGUST MEETING 2019

The Selangor Turf Club Racing Stewards heard the above appeal on 21 November 2019.

After considering submissions from App WK Lee, the rider of PALTROW, in the presence of his Employing Trainer, SY Lim, and the Chief Stipendiary Steward, the Racing Stewards partially allowed the appeal on the fine and reduced the fine to RM10,000/-. His deposit will be refunded.