Steward's Report


The Steward's Report provides an explanation of any inquiries and objections during a race day at Keeneland. Please see below for information related to the 2021 Spring Meet.

April 11, 2021

Keeneland Race 4

An objection was lodged by the rider of sixth place #9 “Rosalita” (James Graham) alleging interference by the rider of second place #7 “Tracy Flick” (Joel Rosario) near the 3/16 pole. After reviewing the race replay and interviewing the riders the stewards determined that #7 angled out sharply and caused both #9 and seventh place #8 to steady and lose momentum. For the interference, #7 was disqualified from second and placed seventh, behind #8.

Official order of finish: 3-1-6-4-9

 

April 14, 2021

Keeneland Race 2

An objection was lodged by the rider of third place #6 “Matt’s Honey” (Mitchell Murrill) alleging interference by the unofficial winner #2 “Positive Vibes” (James Graham) in deep stretch. After reviewing the race replay and interviewing the riders, the stewards determined that #2 angled in and caused #6 to steady and lose momentum. For the interference #2 was disqualified and placed third, behind #6.

Official order of finish: 7-6-2-5-4 

 

April 18, 2021

Keeneland Race 2

A Stewards Inquiry was posted involving the stretch run and, in addition, an objection was lodged by the rider of second place #1 “Beniah” (Luis Saez) alleging interference by the rider of the unofficial winner #5 “Justinthenickoftime” (Tyler Gaffalione) near the 1/16 pole. After reviewing the race replay and interviewing the riders, the stewards determined that #5 drifted out, making contact with #1, causing him to steady and lose momentum. For the interference #5 was disqualified and placed second behind #1.

Official order of finish: 1-5-2-3

 

April 18, 2021

Keeneland Race 6

A Stewards Inquiry was posted involving the stretch run and, in addition, an objection was lodged by the rider of third place #2 “Mobeatyabad” (Luis Saez) alleging interference by the rider of second place #1 “Alfie Solomons” (John Valezquez) near the 1/16 pole. After reviewing the race replay and interviewing the riders, the stewards determined that #1 drifted out, making contact with #2, causing him to steady and lose momentum. For the interference #1 was disqualified and placed third behind #2.

Official order of finish: 6-2-1-4