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 - August 17, 2013
Race 1: Stewards inquiry and jockeys objection into the stretch run the rider Javier Castellano of # 6 Ideal Place claims against the # 10 Fantastic Eyes ( C Velasquez) for alleged interference in the stretch. After reviewing the video the Stewards found no reason to take action and the race is official as is.