RACE 4 (R268)  CLASS 5 (B)  – 1600m(lc)


At the conclusion of an inquiry today, Jockey Z Khairil, the rider of SATELLITE TURBO pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that at about the 400M, he shifted out when insufficiently clear of APROBACION, resulting in APROBACION having to be checked. 

In assessing the penalty, the Panel of Stewards took into consideration Jockey Z Khairil’s guilty plea and mitigating factors.  Jockey Z Khairl was suspended from riding in races for a period of two (2) Malaysian race days, effective from Monday, 4th March 2019 and to expire on Saturday, 16th March 2019, both dates inclusive.   He was advised of his right of appeal (5.15pm).