Punters protected after starter error leads to first non-runner in nearly two years

//Punters protected after starter error leads to first non-runner in nearly two years

Punters protected after starter error leads to first non-runner in nearly two years

It takes a specific set of circumstances to be declared a non-runner in Hong Kong and in the end it was the distinction between simply a fractious horse and starter error that saw the punters walk away smiling at Happy Valley on Wednesday night.The Jockey Club refunded HK$9,882,837 to punters after $21 chance Ever Joy got his head into the adjoining stall for some time before the gates opened and was not afforded a fair start, the first time in almost two years stewards have deemed a horse a…

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