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"The key difference between them was that at Goodwood the starter reported a false start as he had not started the race at the time when the horse burst the stalls, whereas at Epsom the button had been pushed to start the race, hence why no false start was called.
One assumption was that the riders might have been coming in too quickly but none of them charged the tape and they were certainly on time, unlike the first false start at Aintree.
The Andaman and Nicobar girl overcomes a false start to win bronze in the 500m time trial
He agrees it needed to be changed and says that what they replaced it with - one false start by anybody is charged to the field and the next person is out - met with his approval.
Holmes was referring to the original rule which, until 2001, allowed every athlete one false start. The rule then changed where the field were allowed one false start with disqualification the punishment for whoever false-started thereafter.
"In the past, I've been in races where we've had three or four false starts and the crowd starts booing.
USAIN BOLT'S defence of his world 100m title was derailed when he was disqualified from the final at the World Championships for a false start.
USAIN Bolt's quest to become an athletics legend took a stunning blow last night when the triple Olympic champion was disqualified from the 100 metres final at the World Championships for a false start.
Meanwhile, Usain Bolt's quest to become an athletics legend took a stunning blow when the triple Olympic champion was disquali-fied from the 100 metres final for a false start.
CHRISTINE Ohuruogu's teammates vowed to rally round the "broken" former champion after her miserable season went from bad to worse with a shock disqualification from the World Championships for a false start.
He was delayed by a false start and then a faulty start before striding to victory ahead of fellow Jamaicans Nesta Carter and Michael Frater.
Williamson, who was third in the trials, and Craig Pickering - disqualified for a false start in Sheffield - are now set to join Chambers in the team for Turin from March 6-8.
The United States did later file an official protest asking that the race be reviewed because of a possible false start by one of the country's sprinters.
Bolt admitted he was glad there had been a false start the first time he went into the blocks for his historic race.
There is not a single flaw or false start in this book.