After the Acceptance stage, Trainer Shyam S.Habbu informed that due to oversight he had accepted with his three charges viz. CATHARSIS, JUSTICE & WINSTON and requested for permission not to declare the same. As per the norms, Trainer Shyam S.Habbu has been fined Rs.5000/- (for CATHARSIS), Rs.10,000/- (for JUSTICE) and Rs.15,000/- (for WINSTON) for failing to declare his three charges.
At the start, BLUE ACE (C.Rajendra, dr.7) jumped awkwardly outwards and carried HATCHIKO (B.Prakash, dr.8) outwards.
Jockey C.Rajendra (BLUE ACE) was observed to have used the in excess of the prescribed limit on his mount. This being the third offence with regard to the use of the whip, the matter was reported to the Stewards.
The Stewards interviewed Jockey C.Rajendra in the above connection and not being satisfied with the explanation tendered by him, decided to suspend his Jockey’s license w.e.f. 7th April, 2012 to 8th April, 2012 (both days inclusive) for using the whip in excess of the prescribed limit on his mount BLUE ACE (permitted to ride work/mock race).
Jockey S.John (BORSALINO) has been fined Rs.1000/- for using the whip in excess of the prescribed limit on his mount and a further sum of Rs.3000/- for using his whip in an improper manner, wherein he has used the whip with excessive frequency and force.
RED BARON (B.Sreekanth) was placed fifth and ICE PICK (David Allan) was placed sixth by the Judge, in this race.