14 March 2019



Further to the Communique issued on 13 March 2019 with respect to positive samples from horses under the care of Trainer Mr. S. Jones, the latter has, this morning, advised the Racing Stewards that he will exercise his right under MTC Rule 200 (2) (b) and have the “B” sample of horse Alaadel despatched to Laboratoire des Courses Hippiques, Paris for further analysis.

The investigation started by the MTC is ongoing.

Trainer Mr. S. Jones has requested that he be allowed not to race any of the horses under his care for the first three race meetings of the 2019 racing season.

A further communique will follow.




Stéphane de Chalain
Chief Stipendiary Steward