App. Riduan – Suspended
RACE 10 (R1253)CLASS 5 A – 1200M (SC A4)
At the conclusion of an inquiry, App AB Riduan, the rider of HANDSOME BOY, in the presence of his Acting Employing Trainer, pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that he shifted in at the 1100M and the 1000M when insufficiently clear of ANDADO (SU Lim) and HAPPY PRINCESS (App R Nuqman) respectively causing each horse to check.
In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration App AB Riduan’s guilty plea, mitigating factors, previous riding record and his submissions on penalty. He was suspended from riding in races for a period of three (3) Malaysian race days with effect from 20 November 2023 and to expire on 3 December 2023, both dates inclusive. He was advised of his Right of Appeal(5:50pm).