App. Sia – Suspended
SELANGOR TURF CLUB AUGUST MEETING 2022
SATURDAY, 20 AUGUST 2022
At the conclusion of an inquiry, App S Sia , the rider of SUPREME HAPPINESS, in the presence of his Employing Trainer, R Lines, pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that he shifted in approaching the 800M, carrying GIANT KILLING inwards causing that horse to be restrained.
In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration App S Sia’s guilty plea, mitigating factors, previous riding record and his submissions on penalty. He was suspended from riding in races for a period of two (2) Malaysian race days with effect from 21 August 2022 and to expire on 27 August 2022, both dates inclusive. He was advised of his Right of Appeal.