Wednesday 18th July 2018




On Monday 16th July 2018, trainer A.Sewdyal reported to the MTC that, when being saddled for track work, racehorse Artax showed signs of swelling in the area of the neck.

The Racing Stewards ordered that blood and urine samples be taken from Artax and dispatched to Quantilab for analysis.

On Wednesday 18 July 2018, at the request of Quantilab, further blood samples were taken from Artax.

At the request of trainer A.Sewdyal, the Racing Stewards directed that samples be taken from all A.Sewdyal runners nominated for Meeting 17, on Saturday 21st July 2018.

The Racing Stewards now await the findings of Quantilab.




Stephane de Chalain

Chairman of Racing Stewards


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