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Vic Stewards Charge South Aust Trainer Beshara
In Victoria, Stewards have formally charged South Australian trainer Paul Beshara with having "allegedly treated Happy Trails on the morning of the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes last Saturday", reports racingnetwork.com.au. Under Rule 178 C (2), Beshara has been charged "with administering medication by way of an injection to Happy Trails". Beshara has denied the allegation that Happy Trails, who was withdrawn from the race by Stewards, was given an injection. A date for the hearing has yet to be set. If found guilty, Beshara faces a minimum penalty of 6 months suspension.