The Texas Racing Commission has suspended jockey Roman Chapa five years and fined him $25,000 after stewards determined he carried an electrical shocking device while riding Quiet Acceleration to victory in a stakes.
A Feb. 27 hearing date has been set by the Texas Racing Commission in the case of Roman Chapa, who faces allegations that he carried an electrical shock device in a winning race at Sam Houston Race Park Jan. 17.
Texas jockey Roman Chapa is facing felony criminal charges related to race-fixing following allegations that he carried an electrical shock device in a winning race at Sam Houston Race Park Jan. 17 in Houston.
Jockey Roman Chapa has been summarily suspended by Texas Horse Racing Commission stewards pending an investigation into his winning ride aboard Quiet Acceleration in a stakes race Jan. 17 at Sam Houston Race Park.
|Horse||Trainer||Breeder / Owner|
|Ammann Rd||Danny Pish||
|Big Son of a Gun||J. R. Caldwell||
|Cool Hand Val||Eleuterio Martinez, Jr.||
|Doctor Romane||Jerimiah W. West||
|Dubai Falcon||Joe E. Lopez||
|Jakeontherun||Alan Love, Sr.||
|Lucky A. C.||Alan Love, Sr.||
|Palm Road||Andrew Konkoly||
|Quiet Acceleration||Danny Pish||
|Sarah's Chief||Christie Grisham||
|Spiderman Ridge||Ronald Kotara||
Upcoming Stakes Entries
|Opening Verse Overnight S.||CD|
|Kentucky Juvenile S.||CD|
|Vagrancy H. (G3)||BEL|
|Equine Sales Oaks||EVD|
|Equine Sales Derby S.||EVD|