SPORT

Jockeys fined

BANGALORE: In the Kokkarebellur Plate in the Bangalore races, T. Viyajan, rider of Silent Witness was fined Rs. 1,000 for not making sufficient effort to improve his position during the race.

In the V. Gopal Memorial Plate, Harish (Langley Wood) was fined Rs. 1,000 for causing interference to Shining Gem (D. Patel) during the race. In the same race Harish (Langley Wood) was fined Rs. 1,000 for causing interference to Estrella (Appu) during the race. In the same race B. Prakash (Sharp N Smart) was fined Rs. 1,000 for causing interference to Langley Wood (Harish), which passed it on to Estrella (Appu) during the race.

In the same race Gnaneshwar rider of Initiation was fined Rs. 1,000 for the excessive use of the whip on his mount during the race.

In the Huthari Festival Plate (Div.I), an enquiry is being held into the running and riding of Star Force trained by Ganapathy and ridden by D. Patel.

In the Huthari Festival Plate (Div. II), an enquiry is being held into the running and riding of Force Furor trained by S. Narredu and ridden by Md. Thameem.