Harness Racing New South Wales (HRNSW) has suspended the license of trainer Mr Paul Russo acting under the provisions of Rule 183.
HRNSW took these measures to protect the integrity of the industry following receiving analytical results from the Australian Government National Measurement Institute that cobalt was detect above the threshold in samples taken from the following horses and the respective harness meetings;
SAUCY LEGEND following its win in race 10, the 2GB open Pace (1609 metres) conducted at Menangle meeting on 25 February 2014.
The “B” samples and associated control samples where confirmed by another approved laboratory.
Harness Racing New South Wales