Merit Rating Appeal
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Top jockey Gavin Lerena has picked up three separate suspensions in the NHA press release detailing the outcomes of various enquiries conducted recently.
Following the legislation passed on 1 November 2018 [Regulation (EU) 2016/1012 [Article 34], the General Stud Book of Southern Africa applied for recognition in January 2019 and the application was approved on 26 February 2019.
The National Horseracing Authority confirms that at an Inquiry held in Durban on 14 March 2019 trainer Mr GB Puller was charged with a contravention of Rule 73.2.4, read with sub-rule 188.8.131.52, in that he was the trainer of the horse Ryker when a specimen was taken from this horse after it had participated in Barrier Trial No 41 at the Greyville Racecourse on 7 December 2018.
HAWWAAM CRUISES CLASSIC
NHA Press Release: After a lengthy discussion between the NHA Handicappers, HAWWAAM has had his merit rating increased from 112 to 121 following his runaway success in the Grade 1 SA Classic at Turffontein on Saturday 2 March 2019.