The Stewards' Corner
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 - November 16, 2011
RACE 4: Stewards inquiry and jockeys objection #7 Eversoul ( R. Dominguez ) against # 1 Assured Victory ( J.Lezano ) for interference in the vicinity of the eighth pole. #1 shifts in on #7 causing #7 to check and lose momentum. In the judgment of the Stewards the incident caused # 7 a placing, #1 was disqualified from first position and placed second behind #7.
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