Thoroughbred Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr Luke Fernie (SPIN THE KNIFE) thumbnail
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Thoroughbred Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr Luke Fernie (SPIN THE KNIFE)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia’s (RWWA) Stewards have been advised by the Chem Centre in Perth that 3-hydroxylignocaine (metabolite of lignocaine) had been detected in the urine sample taken from SPIN THE KNIFE following it competing in and winning Race 9 at Belmont Park on 4 September 2021. These findings have been verified by Racing […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr Bradley Lynn (RIP JACKSON)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia’s (RWWA) Stewards have been advised by the Chem Centre in Perth that Phenylbutazone had been detected in a sample taken from RIP JACKSON following it competing in and winning Race 4 at Pinjarra on 4 October 2021. These findings have been verified by Racing Analytical Services Ltd (Victoria). Accordingly, the […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr P Duggan (BEAT THE BANK)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) Stewards have concluded an inquiry into reports received from the ChemCentre that Arsenic in excess of the threshold of 0.30ug/ml had been detected in the post-race urine sample taken from BEAT THE BANK (trained by Mr P Duggan) following it competing in and winning Race 5 at Collie on […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry – TRICKY RIC NZ

On Friday, 17 December 2021 Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) Stewards conducted an inquiry into a report from the RWWA Harness Racing Department regarding the Handicap Win Only Earnings (HWOE) as recorded in the National Harness Racing Database for TRICKY RIC NZ, since that gelding arrived from New Zealand and having competed in seven […]

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Thoroughbred Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr Ashley Maley (JAG THE JOKER)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) Stewards have concluded the inquiry into the report received from the ChemCentre in Perth that dexamethasone had been detected in the post-race urine sample, taken from JAG THE JOKER at Belmont Park on Wednesday, 11 August 2021. After hearing evidence from trainer Mr. Ashley Maley, ChemCentre representative Dr N […]

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Thoroughbred Stewards Inquiry – Apprentice Jockey H Fitzgerald – Race 6: Kalgoorlie 30 October 2021

Racing and Wagering Western Australia stewards yesterday concluded the adjourned inquiry into the reasons for NEUROLOGIC falling shortly after the winning post, dislodging its rider Apprentice Jockey Ms Hannah Fitzgerald following the running of Race 6 at Kalgoorlie Boulder Race Club on Saturday 30 October 2021. Evidence was taken from Apprentice Jockey Mr Jett Stanley […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr Christopher Feast (MOTOR ON JESSIE)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) Stewards have concluded the inquiry into the report received from the ChemCentre in Perth that dexamethasone had been detected in the pre-trial blood sample, taken from MOTOR ON JESSIE at Byford Trials on 8 August 2021. After hearing evidence from trainer Mr C Feast, RWWA Regulatory Veterinarian Dr C […]

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Thoroughbred Stewards Inquiry – Owner Mr Cameron Macalister

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) stewards have concluded an investigation and inquiry concerning owner Mr Cameron Macalister. Stewards confirmed that Mr Macalister was sentenced to a period of imprisonment on 9 March 2021 for 4 years and 8 months. The convictions leading to Mr Macalister’s imprisonment were not declared to RWWA as required under […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry – Trainers Mr Greg and Mrs Skye Bond (MANDOZA)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) Stewards have concluded the inquiry into the report received from the ChemCentre in Perth that meloxicam had been detected in the pre-trial blood sample, taken from MANDOZA at Byford Trials on 8 August 2021. After hearing evidence from trainers Mr Greg Bond, Mrs Skye Bond, RWWA Head of Veterinary […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry- Trainer Mr Phillip Henwood (AVIVO)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) Stewards today conducted an inquiry into a report received from Ms F Bennett, RWWA Compliance Officer, regarding blood samples taken from horses nominated to compete at the Byford Trials on Sunday, 8 August 2021. Evidence was taken from Mr Phillip Henwood, Trainer of AVIVO and Dr Judith Medd, Manager […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry – Trainers Mr Greg and Mrs Skye Bond (MANDOZA)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) Stewards have been advised by the Chem Centre that Meloxicam has been detected in the sample taken from MANDOZA prior to it competing in a Trial at Byford on 8 August 2021.  These findings have been verified by Queensland Racing Integrity Commission.  Accordingly, the Stewards will inquire into these reports on […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry (SECRET REACTION)

Following an inquiry on 5 August 2021, SECRET REACTION was disqualified (HRR195) from Race 3 at Williams on 14 March 2021 and Race 4 at Bridgetown on 21 March 2021, as a result of reports from the Chem Centre and Australian Racing Forensic Laboratory that it had elevated levels of testosterone in the samples taken […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr Robin Zec (OUR SEQUEL)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) stewards have concluded the inquiry into the report received from the Chem Centre in Perth that Dexamethasone has been detected in the sample taken from OUR SEQUEL following it competing in and winning Race 7 at Gloucester Park on 15 June 2021. At the inquiry conducted on 26 August […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr Kevin Charles (IDEAL CHARM)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia’s (RWWA) stewards have been advised by the Chem Centre that Dexamethasone has been detected in the sample taken from IDEAL CHARM, following it competing in and winning Race 1 at Gloucester Park on 22 June 2021. These findings have been verified by Racing Analytical Services Ltd (Victoria). Accordingly, the stewards […]

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Thoroughbred Stewards Inquiry – Jockey Mr Mitchell Pateman and Trainer Mr Nicholas Carapellotti (THERE’S A CHANCE)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) Stewards today conducted an inquiry into a report received from RWWA Senior Investigative Steward, Mr Paul Criddle regarding the actions of Jockey Mitchell Pateman prior to weighing in after winning Race 5, the Relph Electrical Contractors Handicap, when riding THERE’S A CHANCE at the Kalgoorlie – Boulder Racing Club […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr Robin Zec (OUR SEQUEL)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) Stewards have been advised by the Chem Centre that Dexamethasone has been detected in the sample taken from OUR SEQUEL following it competing in and winning Race 7 at Gloucester Park on 15 June 2021.  These findings have been verified by Racing Analytical Services Ltd (Victoria).   Accordingly, the Stewards will […]

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Greyhound Stewards Inquiry – Owner Mr Gavin Levitzke

On Tuesday 17 August 2021, Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) Stewards concluded an inquiry into the conduct of Owner Mr Gavin Levitzke during his attendance at Greyhounds WA Cannington on Monday, 5 July 2021.   The inquiry was opened on Thursday, 12 August 2021 where evidence was heard from Mr Gavin Levitzke, his advocate Mr Nicholas Hindle, Western Australian Greyhound Racing Association (WAGRA) Official […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr Aiden Decampo (SECRET REACTION)

On Thursday, 5 August 2021 Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) Stewards conducted an inquiry in relation to reports received from the Chem Centre in Perth, concerning the detection of elevated levels of testosterone in race day samples collected from SECRET REACTION when it raced in Race 3 at Williams on 14 March 2021 and in Race […]

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Greyhound Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr Kyle Goodwin

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) Stewards concluded an inquiry today into the conduct of Victorian Trainer Mr Kyle Goodwin during the race meeting at Greyhounds WA Cannington on 22 May 2021.   Mr Goodwin had previously pleaded guilty to a charge under GAR 86 (o), with the particulars being that he, as a registered person […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr Kevin Charles (IONA DIAMOND)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) Stewards have concluded an inquiry into reports received from the ChemCentre that Arsenic in excess of the threshold of 0.30ug/ml had been detected in the post-race urine sample taken from IONA DIAMOND (trained by Mr Kevin Charles) following it competing in and winning Race 7 at Gloucester Park on 8 June […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr Kevin Charles (IONA DIAMOND)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) Stewards have been advised by the Chem Centre in Perth that arsenic, at a concentration in excess of the threshold of 0.30 ug/mL permitted within the Rules of Racing, has been detected in the sample taken from IONA DIAMOND (trained by Mr K Charles) after it had competed in […]

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