Welcome to the Stewards’ Corner, where you will find explanations of the decisions that our stewards make on race days. Directly following any decision they make having to do with the official order of finish, including inquiries and objections, the stewards – one appointed by The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA), one appointed by the New York State Gaming Commission, and one appointed by The Jockey Club (TJC) – provide an explanation of what happened and the reason for their decision. Click on the links below to read those explanations.
Race Decisions - June 28, 2013
Race 3: Steward’s inquiry and jockeys objection into the stretch run. The # 9 Grace and Courage (G Rodriguez) drifts out several paths in deep stretch making slight contact with # 8 Karakorum Electra ( C Velasquez) who in turn shifts in also making light contact with # 9. Both riders continue to ride through the wire .After reviewing the video the race is official as is