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Greyhound Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr Cosi Dagostino (AWESOME GRIT)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia’s (RWWA) stewards have been advised by the ChemCentre in Perth, that cobalt at a concentration in excess of 100 micrograms per litre, being the threshold prescribed in the Greyhound Rules of Racing, has been detected in a pre-race urine sample taken from AWESOME GRIT at Cannington on 5 June 2019 […]

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Thoroughbred Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Ms Paige Kenney (THUNDER BOOM)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia’s stewards have been advised by the ChemCentre in Perth, that Frusemide has been detected in the sample taken from THUNDER BOOM at Northam on 30 May 2019 where it competed in and won Race 6. These findings have been verified by Racing Analytical Services Ltd in Victoria. Trainer Ms Paige […]

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Thoroughbred Stewards Inquiry Jockey Craig Staples (PROBLEMATIC)

RWWA Stewards today completed the adjourned inquiry into the reason for PROBLEMATIC (C Staples) falling near the 1050m in the above race. Evidence was taken from Jockeys’ Mr Craig Staples and Mr Lee Newman (BABY BLUES), the trainer of PROBLEMATIC Mr Paul Jordan, the gelding’s managing owner Mr Harvey Crossman and RWWA Industry Veterinarian Dr […]

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Thoroughbred Stewards Inquiry Mr Damian Miller

RWWA Stewards yesterday finalised the inquiry into a report received from RWWA Senior Investigator, Mr Geoff Johnson regarding complaints received by Owners Mr G Daws, Mr I & K Kazmer, and Mr G Williams in relation to their financial dealings with Mr Miller for the purchase of a SEPOY/PARADISE PARK filly in March 2017 now […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Matthew Henwood (BARON JUJON)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia’s (RWWA) stewards have now concluded the inquiry commenced on 11 April 2019, into reports received from the ChemCentre in Perth, that cocaine, benzoylecgonine and ecgonine methyl ester had been detected in samples taken from BARON JUJON, (trained by Mr M. Henwood) after competing in the following races: Race 3 – […]

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Thoroughbred Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr. Terry Brennan (COOL WITNESS)

Racing and Wagering Western Australia’s (RWWA) stewards have been advised by the ChemCentre in Perth, that Frusemide has been detected in the sample taken from COOL WITNESS at Albany on 31 January 2019, where it competed in and won Race 4. These findings have been verified by Racing Analytical Services Ltd (Vic). Accordingly stewards will […]

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Thoroughbreds Stewards Inquiry – Ms J Clements

On Friday 19 July 2019, Racing and Wagering WA (RWWA) stewards resumed the inquiry into the ChemCentre report that flunixin had been detected in the blood sample taken from MODERN NEWS after it competed in and won Race 3 at Pinjarra on 20 December 2018. The additional documentary evidence from both analytical laboratories requested by […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Dean Bielby (DARK FALCON)

Racing and Wagering WA (RWWA) stewards commenced an inquiry following investigations concerning the health and condition of registered standardbred DARK FALCON, on 28 June 2019. Concerns were reported when the horse was brought on course at Narrogin Race Club to be conveyed to another trainer on Tuesday 8 January 2019. At the inquiry, after hearing […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry Owner Mr J Steele

RWWA Stewards commenced an inquiry on 16 May 2019 into an incident involving Owner Mr Jeffrey Steele and the RWWA Stewards of Harness Racing that is alleged to have occurred in the Pinjarra Clubhouse on Monday 8 April 2019 following the race meeting that day. The commencement of inquiry was delayed to the 16 May […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry Trainer Matthew Henwood (BARON JUJON)

RWWA Stewards commenced an inquiry on 11 April 2019 into reports received from the ChemCentre in Perth, that cocaine, benzoylecgonine and ecgonine methyl ester had been detected in samples taken from BARON JUJON, (Trained by Mr M. Henwood) after competing in the following races: Race 3 – Narrogin 22 January, 2019 Race 4 – Northam […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry Trainer Mr Kim Young

At a Stewards inquiry conducted on Wednesday 12 June 2019, Harness trainer Mr Kim Young pleaded guilty to the following: Charge 1. Under HRR190 – as the trainer, presented ALEX POLLIZZI NZ to race in race 4 at Collie on 24 February 2019, where it raced and finished third, not free of the prohibited substance […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry Trainer Mr Kim Young

RWWA Stewards have been advised by the ChemCentre in Perth, that Flunixin has been detected in the sample taken from ALEX POLLIZZI NZ at Collie on 24 February 2019, where it competed and finished third. These findings have been verified by Racing Analytical Services Ltd (Vic). Accordingly Stewards will conduct an inquiry into these reports […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry Trainer Mr Nathan Dymock

On Wednesday 29 May 2019, RWWA Stewards conducted an inquiry in relation to the report received from the ChemCentre in Perth, that the pre-race blood sample taken from JUST A LEGEND prior to it competing in Race 3 at Gloucester Park on 7 May 2019, had been found to have a level of total carbon […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry Trainer Mr Shane Quadrio

RWWA Stewards today concluded an inquiry into a report received from the ChemCentre in Perth, advising that arsenic in excess of the threshold value of 0.30 micrograms per millilitre in urine, was detected in the urine sample taken from WARRIORS CODE after it competed in and finished fourth in Race 6 at Gloucester Park on […]

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Thoroughbred Stewards Inquiry Trainer Ms Summer Dickson

RWWA Stewards today conducted an inquiry into a report received from the ChemCentre in Perth, that arsenic in excess of the threshold value being 0.30 mg/L in urine, had been detected in the urine sample taken from  SUMMER’S SKYE after it competed in and won Race 5 at Pinjarra on 28 February 2019. Evidence was […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry Trainer Mr Daryl Miller

RWWA Stewards yesterday concluded an inquiry into a report received from the ChemCentre in Perth, advising that arsenic in excess of the threshold value of 0.30 micrograms per millilitre in urine, was detected in the urine sample taken from  GATEWAY EXPRESS, after it competed in and won Race 7 at Bridgetown on 3 February 2019. […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry Trainer Mr Bevan Stokes

At a Stewards inquiry conducted on Monday 27 May 2019, Harness trainer Mr Bevan Stokes pleaded guilty to the following: Charge 1. Under HRR190 – as the trainer, presented QUINCEY BROGDEN to race in race 5 at Northam on 2 March 2019, where it raced and finished first, not free of the prohibited substance Heptaminol. […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry: Race For Roses & Miss Sangrial

The Stewards inquiry into the circumstances surrounding MISS SANGRIAL racing in race 9 at Gloucester Park on Friday 3 May starting from a 20m handicap has been concluded. Under the conditions of the ‘Level 9’ standing start race horses with a HWOE of 55,000 to 69,999 are handicapped off 20 metres and horses with a […]

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Thoroughbred Stewards Inquiry Trainer Ms Julie Clements

RWWA Stewards today commenced the inquiry into the ChemCentre report that flunixin had been detected in the blood sample taken from MODERN NEWS at Pinjarra on 20 December 2018 after it competed in and won Race 3. This finding having been verified by the Australian Racing Forensic Laboratory (ARFL – NSW). Flunixin is classed as […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry Trainer Mr Nathan Dymock JUST A LEGEND

RWWA Stewards have been advised by the ChemCentre in Perth, that the pre-race blood sample taken from JUST A LEGEND prior to it competing in Race 3 at Gloucester Park on 7 May 2019, has been found to have a level of total carbon dioxide content (TCO2) in excess of 36.0 millimoles per litre in […]

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Harness Stewards Inquiry Race for Roses

The Stewards have been notified by the Racing Office of a handicapping error in the Race For Roses at Gloucester Park on Friday 3 May, 2019. A Stewards investigation will be undertaken and further advice provided in the near future.

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