Harness Racing NSW has been advised by the Australian Racing Forensic Laboratory (ARFL) that the prohibited substance capsaicin has been detected in the post race urine samples taken from
• ONETHINGFORCERTAIN after it raced and won Race 2, the C91.3FM Pace (1,609 metres) at TABCORP Park Menangle on Tuesday 18 June 2013 and Race 6 the Mach Beauty Pace (1,609 metres) at TABCORP Park Menangle on Saturday 6 July 2013.
• FRANKIE VALLEY after it raced and won Race 6 the Paceway Sky Lounge Two Year Pace (1,720 metres) at Penrith on 18 July 2013.
The findings in relation to ONETHINGFORCERTAIN have been confirmed by the Racing Analytical Services Laboratory (RASL) in Melbourne.
Confirmation analysis has not been conducted on the FRANKIE VALLEY sample at this stage.
An inquiry into these findings will be conducted on Thursday 29 August 2013 at 2pm at the offices of Harness Racing NSW - 22 Meredith Street Bankstown.
In light of evidence forthcoming from a stable inspection conducted by Harness Racing NSW Officials on Wednesday 31 July 2013, Mr Munday pursuant to AHRR 183 (a) (b) and (c) will not be permitted to enter horses owned or trained by him in any race. Further, Mr Munday will not be permitted to drive in any race or trial. These embargoes will remain until the completion of the inquiry or otherwise directed by the Stewards.
Harness Racing New South Wales