Malaysia (Perak) - 21/07/2013
Trackform Number 
Track:GOOD Win Time: 1:36.20
RACE 3 (R948) CLASS 4-1600m(lc) TUDOR HOUSE 1960 HANDICAP
BERCHAM which was up 19kgs in body weight, since its last run, was checked by
the Club Veterinary Surgeon prior to the race and were passed fit to start.
MERSING (M Wepner) was slowly away.
BUKIT MAS (D Bonilla) jumped awkwardly and was slowly away.
INTER REWARD (J Shankar) which raced keenly in the early stages and was
difficult to settle, laid outwards rounding the 1400M-turn.
AKEMUS (M Zaidi) raced wide throughout.
Near the 300M, there was an incident involving INTER REWARD and HORIZON
LAD (J Low). An Inquiry will be held at a date to be fixed.
Near the 50M, BUKIT MAS and AKEMUS bumped.
Jockey D Bonilla, the rider of BUKIT MAS reported that his mount was not striding
out freely. Post-race veterinary examinations of TARAMIS, GOOD GIFT and
BUKIT MAS revealed no obvious abnormality.
TARAMIS (J De Souza) and GOOD GIFT (I Azhar) which both raced poorly, will
each be required to pass a test (1000M/vet) before being declared to race again.
Prior to the All Clear being given, an objection was lodged by Jockey J Shankar, the
rider of INTER REWARD, placed 2nd against HORIZON LAD (J Low), being
declared the winner on grounds of alleged interference at the 300M. After
considering all the evidence, the Racing Stewards were of the opinion that the alleged
interference did affect the result of the race. The objection was upheld and the
Judges results were amended as follows:-
1st - INTER REWARD (J Shankar)
2nd HORIZON LAD (J Low)
3rd BERCHAM (WK Yan)
4th BUKIT MAS (D Bonilla)
Jockey J Shankars deposit was refunded.