Race 1 - Class OP M - 1400M
Race Time: 13:45
Stakes: RM 27000
Finish Time: 1:25.3
ANOTHER SHOW which was up 16kgs in body weight since its last run, was checked by the Club Veterinary Surgeon prior to the race and was passed fit to start.
Emergency acceptor, PENANG BANK was withdrawn due to a capacity field.
Trainer T Asogan was fined RM100/- under MRA Rule 65(5)(c) for failing to produce the declared colours for ANOTHER SHOW (Z Khairil).
BABEL (App A Nazir) was slow to begin.
PENANG GENERAL (S Saddam) brushed the running rail at the 700M, became unbalanced and lost ground.
App S Rosmizan, the rider of MBAPPE, reported that his mount was not striding out freely. A post-race veterinary examination of the gelding revealed no abnormality.
A post-race veterinary examination of GOLDEN EXPLORER (App I Firdzriel) revealed no abnormality.
|1st||COLONIEL STAR||K Eirwan||1:25.3||–|
|2nd||BIG POWER||App R Ruwaidy||–||3 ¼|
|3rd||LIM’S LEADER||AM Aizat||–||3 ¼|
|4th||MONACO ACE||S Salee||–||3 ¼|
Race 2 - Class 5-A - 1300M
Race Time: 14:15
Stakes: RM 24000
Finish Time: 1:18.3
HALLELUJAH (App P Haris) cast its near hind plate at the parade ring and had to be re-shod. The mare was checked by the Club Veterinary Surgeon behind the barrier and was passed fit to race.
HALLELUJAH which stood and was very slow to begin will be required to pass one (1) starting stall test before being declared to race again.
HOOGA NET (App CC Foo) had to check shortly after the start when AWATERE (AM Aizat) shifted in and at the same time REWARDING SMILE (I Amirul) shifted out.
CAPE LINCOLN (S Ruzaini) and BIG SUPER (App R Ruwaidy) brushed racing to the 800M and as a result, both horses had to be steadied.
SUNNY FIGHTER (F Yap) and HOOGA NET raced wide from about the 800M until entering the straight.
App AR Aiman, the rider of GOLDEN STATES, had his whip struck off his hand at the 700M.
|1st||CHIPS||App S Rosmizan||1:18.3||–|
|2nd||ELUSIVE GENIUS||S Saddam||–||Neck|
|3rd||BAGHDAD||App A Nazir||–||Neck|
Race 3 - Class 4-A - 1300M
Race Time: 14:45
Stakes: RM 40500
Finish Time: 1:17.9
Emergency acceptors, CRACKING TOTTIE, TILSWORTH JACOBI and ELUSIVE EMPEROR were all withdrawn due to a capacity field.
MR DUJARDIN which was up 22kgs in body weight since its last run, was checked by the Club Veterinary Surgeon prior to the race and was passed fit to start.
TUN O’REILLY (App AR Aiman) and PULAU PINANG (SS Vanan) both jumped away awkwardly.
PULAU PINANG shifted out shortly after the start, resulting in TUN O’REILLY having to be steadied.
TUN O’REILLY shifted out over the final 200M and finished the race wide on the track.
A post-race veterinary examination of ONE FORCE (F Yap) revealed no abnormality.
ONE FORCE and CASTLE OCEAN (App CC Foo) which raced poorly, will each be required to pass a test (1000M/vet) before being declared to race again.
|1st||D’GREAT COMMAND||AM Aizat||1:17.9||–|
|2nd||LEOPARD ECLIPSE||K Eirwan||–||½|
|3rd||PENDRAGON PRINCESS||Z Khairil||–||2 ¾|
|4th||MR DUJARDIN||App A Azizi||–||1|
Race 4 - Class OP - 1300M
Race Time: 15:15
Stakes: RM 48000
Finish Time: 1:16.3
Acting on veterinary advice that MR HOPKINS (S Saddam) was suffering from a seedy toe to its near fore foot, the Stewards ordered its withdrawal at 12.40pm. MR HOPKINS will be required to pass a veterinary examination before being declared to race again.
SUPER WINNER (App P Haris) was slow into stride.
ROYAL RULER (S Salee) had to check to avoid the heels of THE DODGER (CK Tan) racing to the 800M when THE DODGER was tightened for galloping room and became unbalanced when KERAUNO (App S Rosmizan) which was racing tight on the inside of LAUS DEO (AM Aizat) rolled in. App S Rosmizan, in the presence of his Employing Trainer, S Hamilton, was shown the vision of the incident and was advised to exercise greater care in similar circumstances.
|2nd||SKYDANCE ECLIPSE||App I Firdzriel||–||4 ½|
|3rd||KERAUNO||App S Rosmizan||–||¾|
|4th||LAUS DEO||AM Aizat||–||1|
The State of Track was upgraded to “Yielding” after the running of this race.
Race 5 - Class OP - 1300M
Race Time: 15:45
Stakes: RM 48000
Finish Time: 1:16.8
BRISTOL DIAMOND (App S Hafis) jumped away awkwardly and was slow into stride.
A post-race veterinary examination of GEORGETOWN (K Eirwan) revealed no abnormality.
The gelding which raced poorly will be required to pass a test (1000M/vet) before being declared to race again.
|2nd||LIM’S DASHING||F Yap||–||Neck|
|3rd||SACRED EMPIRE||App A Nazir||–||1 ¾|
Race 6 - Class OP - 1200M
Race Time: 16:15
Stakes: RM 45000
Finish Time: 1:09.7
SNEAKY GETAWAY (App A Nazir) broke through the barrier and after being re-captured, was withdrawn by order of the Stewards at 4.23pm. The mare will be required to pass one (1) starting stall test before being declared to race again.
Post-race veterinary examinations of MAESTRO ECLIPSE (K Eirwan) and GENERAL NIX (Z Khairil) revealed no obvious abnormality. Both geldings which raced poorly, will each be required to pass a test (1000M/vet) before being declared to race again.
Jockey F Yap, the rider of MAGNOLIA BLVD which finished in the 8th placing, weighed in to scale 1.8 kg below the weight he had weighed out.
At the conclusion of an Inquiry today, evidence was taken from the Clerks of Scale, Trainer F Maynard and Jockey F Yap, the trainer and rider of MAGNOLIA BLVD respectively. Jockey F Yap was found guilty to a charge under MRA Rule 121(2) in that as the rider of MAGNOLIA BLVD, he had weighed in to scale 1.8kg below the weight he had weighed out.
When deciding on the penalty, the Stewards took into account the circumstances of the matter, Jockey F Yap’s mitigating factors and his riding record. Jockey F Yap was suspended from riding in races for a period of two (2) months with effect from Monday, 10th May 2021 and to expire on Friday, 9th July 2021, both days inclusive. He was advised of his Right of Appeal (5.25pm).
In addition, MAGNOLIA BLVD which finished in the 8th placing, was disqualified and the placing was amended accordingly.
|1st||GOLD SKY BILLION||App I Firdzriel||1:09.7||–|
|2nd||NO REGRETS||S Salee||–||2 ½|
|3rd||TRUDY||App S Rosmizan||–||½|
|4th||CHINA CAPTAIN||S Saddam||–||1 ¾|
Race 7 - Class 5-A - 1100M
Race Time: 16:50
Stakes: RM 25000
Finish Time: 1:05.6
MODRIC, a course scratching as it was sore near fore foot – nail prick, will be required to pass a veterinary examination before being declared to race again.
The Stewards permitted Jockey AM Aizat to replace Jockey Z Khairil as the rider of TRIPLE ONE D’GREAT when the latter was stood down by the Club Medical Officer.
SECKILL (App A Azizi) jumped away awkwardly,
|1st||CITY KNIGHT||App CC Foo||1:05.6||–|
|2nd||TILSWORTH SYDNEY||App A Nazir||–||½|
|3rd||RANT AND RAVE||S Saddam||–||½|
PRE-RACE BLOOD TEST – 1ST DAY, SATURDAY, 8TH MAY 2021 PENANG TURF CLUB MAY MEETING 2021
The report dated 8th May 2021 (PNTC #V1/02) from the Chief Analyst of Veterinary Forensic Laboratory stated that 88 coded blood samples were received from the above-mentioned race meeting for analysis under the MRA Rules and Regulations. All the samples were analyzed and passed the pre-race testing criteria.
RACE 5 (R403) CLASS 4(B) – 1300M, SATURDAY, 8TH MAY 2021 1ST DAY, PENANG TURF CLUB MAY MEETING 2021
The Stewards questioned Trainer S Hamilton into the post-race sampling of the 3rd place getter, HARLEY FLAME (App AR Aiman) in the above race. Trainer S Hamilton explained that HARLEY FLAME was difficult to provide a urine sample during the post-race urine collection process, and as the Syce attending the horse had to leave the holding area to attend to a personal emergency, she had to arrange for another stable syce to witness the post-race collection process of HARLEY FLAME. Trainer S Hamilton’s attention was drawn to Clause 12(b) of the PNTC Official Programme pertaining to the matter that she is required to seek prior permission from the Chief Stipendiary Steward before changing the syce, failing which action may be taken.
PRE-RACE BLOOD TEST – 2ND DAY, SUNDAY, 9TH MAY 2021 PENANG TURF CLUB MAY MEETING 2021
The report dated 9th May 2021 (PNTC #V21/03) from the Chief Analyst of Veterinary Forensic Laboratory stated that 88 coded blood samples were received from the above-mentioned race meeting for analysis under the MRA Rules and Regulations. All the samples were analyzed and passed the pre-race testing criteria.
|PNTC – SUNDAY, 9TH MAY 2021|
|NON-ACCEPTORS – TEST(s) IMPOSED|
|1||COLOUR PAINT||Bruised off hind pastern||Vet examination|
|1||SONG RIVER||Cellulitis off hind cannon||Vet examination|
|2||SILENT BOSS||Bruised off fore fetlock||Vet examination|
|2||PARTY GIRL||Girth soreness||Vet examination|
|2||ROCK ME EASY||Sole bruise near fore||Vet examination|
|4||GRAND CROSS||Bruised off fore fetlock||Vet examination|
|4||RELAU STAR||Bruised left knee||Vet examination|
|5||NOT USUAL PRINCE||Bruised right knee||Vet examination|
|5||STAR GENIUS||Sore off fore foot – nail prick||Vet examination|
|5||MULTIBLUE SHARK||Sore back||Vet examination|
|5||LIM’S PIPER||Sole bruise off fore||Vet examination|
|6||IAMBUTTER||Sore off fore foot – bruised heels||Vet examination
|7||SUNTZU||Girth soreness||Vet examination|
|PNTC, SUNDAY, 9TH MAY 2021|
|SUMMARY – STEWARDS’ EMBARGO|
|2||HALLELUJAH||1 starting stall test|
|3||ONE FORCE & CASTLE
|1000M & vet examination each|
|4||MR HOPKINS||Vet examination|
|5||GEORGETOWN||1000M & vet examination|
|6||SNEAKY GETAWAY||1 starting stall test|
|6||MAESTRO ECLIPSE & GENERAL NIX||1000M & vet examination each|
|Fine(s)||Name of Licensee||Horse name||Date of Fine imposed||Fine amount (RM)||MRA Rule/Regulation|
|R1||Trainer T Asogan||ANOTHER SHOW||9/5/2021||100/-||65(5)(c)|
|Suspension(s)||R6||Jockey F Yap (MAGNOLIA BLVD) – suspended two (2) months under MRA Rule 121(2)|