Jockeys Wong & Muniandy – Suspended
RACE 8 (R1003) CLASS 5 (B) – 1200M (SHORT COURSE A)
At the conclusion of an inquiry, Jockey KC Wong, the rider of SUPER GOOD, was found guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that he allowed SUPER GOOD to shift in at the 550M, causing ELEGENT (AK Lim) to be restrained.
In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration Jockey KC Wong’s 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 19 August 2019 and to expire on 1 September 2019 both dates inclusive, to be served consecutively with his previous suspension which was imposed on 4 August 2019. He was advised of his Right of Appeal (6:45pm).
RACE 9 (R1004) CLASS 5 (B) – 1200M (SHORT COURSE A)
At the conclusion of an Inquiry today, Jockey S Muniandy, the rider of JUST DUIT, pleaded guilty to a charge under MRA Rule 44(6) in that he failed to ride his horse out to the end of the race to the satisfaction of the Stewards. The particulars of the charge were that he failed to ride JUST DUIT to the end of the race and in the opinion of the Stewards, he was beaten for 4th and ultimately, finished in 5th position. Jockey S Muniandy was suspended from riding in races for a period of one (1) month with effect from 12 August 2019 and to expire on 11 September 2019, both dates inclusive. He was advised of his Right of Appeal (6:30pm).