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The Orders and Rules of Racing

PART 5 - THE RESULT - (B)60 to (B)66

61. The Judge's decision

61.1 The winner and the remaining placings are to be determined according to the part of the horse's head that is first past the winning post, but excluding the horse's ears and tongue.
61.2 The Judge's decision as to the order in which horses past the winning post is final except where

61.2.1 the Stewards or the Authority exercise their powers under these Rules to disqualify a horse or alter a placing,
61.2.2 the Judge corrects a mistake in accordance with Rule 62, or
61.2.3 the Authority changes a Judge's decision in accordance with Rule 63.