Malaysia (Selangor) - 03/04/2016
Trackform Number 
Track:GOOD Win Time: 1:34.30
RACE 7 (R448) MALAYSIAN GROUP 1 1600M (LONG COURSE A)
BEAUTIFUL CHOICE (Lou Ho) and CALIFORNIA CAT (App AM Aizat) both jumped
Shortly after the start, BALOTELLI (App KC Tham) was inconvenienced when IMPEL (S
Ruzaini) shifted inwards.
CALIFORNIA CAT had a tendency to over-race in the early stages and got its head up.
BALOTELLI had a tendency to race fiercely and was caught racing wide in the early stages.
FEISTY LEO (J De Souza), IMPEL, LISTEN (Y Aify), WORLD HARMONY (App Z
Khairil) and BEAUTIFUL CHOICE (Lou Ho) all raced 3 wide in the early stages.
BALOTELLI and IMPEL were both caught racing wide throughout the event.
Approaching the 400M, MR ARMSTRONG (L Sofhan) was held up for a run and had to shift
out to gain a clear run.
Passing the 300M, BRAVE MALALA (J Shankar) shifted in under pressure.
TRUSON finished wider on the track.
At the conclusion of an inquiry, App P Mogun, the rider of TRUSON, in the presence of his
Acting Master, Trainer F Maynard, pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA
Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that whilst riding TRUSON approaching the 200M in this race, he shifted
out when insufficiently clear of BEAUTIFUL CHOICE (Lou Ho) resulting in Jockey Lou Ho
having to take hold of his mount to avoid that geldings heels.
In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration App P Moguns guilty plea,
mitigating factors, previous riding record, his submissions on penalty and the degree of
interference. He was suspended from riding in races for a period of two (2) Malaysian race
days with effect from 4 April 2016 and to expire on 16 April 2016, both dates inclusive. He
was advised of his Right of Appeal (5pm).