Permission was granted to Trainer Dinesh Pujar to withdraw SARATOGA on veterinary grounds as it was found to be walking stiff on hind legs and also, sustained long cut injury on right knee in addition to multiple injuries all over the body. He was informed that he must produce a Fitness Certificate from the Club’s Veterinary Officer before accepting with it again.
SOUND BET (Himanshu) planted, did not raise a fluent gallop and ran detached from the field. In view of its behaviour, Trainer Mr. T Natraj was informed that he must not accept with it again until its behaviour improved to the satisfaction of the Stipendiary Stewards in one Mock Race on a Race Day on the race track.
Jockey Irvan Singh, the rider of CEASARIA, reported that his mount was hanging ‘out’ after rounding the final bend. Trainer Mr. Ranjeet Singh was informed to get it checked by the Veterinarian and take appropriate corrective measures before accepting with it again.
Jockey Akash Agarwal, the rider of ON CALL, was fined Rs.1,000/- for shifting ‘in’ and causing interference to RIVER GEM (Sarvan Kumar), on his inside, approaching the 1000 Metres.
Jockey T S Jodha, the rider of ENFORCER, was fined Rs.1,000/- for not maintaining a straight course in the final 150 Metres of the race.
Routine Sample was taken for analysis from the winner, b g ENFORCER.