APPEAL BY JOCKEY HO SEK LOU (LOU HO) AGAINST THE SUSPENSION OF SIX (6) MONTHS AND FINE OF RM50,000/- FOR CONTRAVENTION OF MRA RULE 44(10) IMPOSED BY THE STIPENDIARY STEWARDS IN CONNECTION WITH HIS RIDING OF RACEHORSE “EL CONDOR” IN RACE 5 (R251), CLASS 4 – 1200M (SHORT COURSE A) ON SATURDAY, 24 FEBRUARY 2018 AT THE SELANGOR TURF CLUB FEBRUARY MEETING 2018                   

The Selangor Turf Club Racing Stewards heard the above appeal on 5 September 2018.

After considering submissions from Jockey Lou Ho, Trainer F Maynard and the Acting Chief Stipendiary Steward, the Racing Stewards partially allowed the appeal, and reduced the suspension to 4 months to commence with immediate effect on 5 September 2018 and to expire on 4 January 2019, both dates inclusive. The Racing Stewards also reduced the fine to RM30,000/-. His deposit will be refunded.


APPEAL BY APPRENTICE LAERCIO PEREIRA DE SOUZA (APP L DE SOUZA) AGAINST THE SUSPENSION OF 1 MONTH AND FINE OF RM5000/- FOR CONTRAVENTION OF MRA RULE 44(10) IMPOSED BY THE STIPENDIARY STEWARDS IN CONNECTION WITH HIS RIDING OF RACEHORSE “AIR POWER” IN RACE 1 (R955), CLASS 5 – 1400M (LONG COURSE A) ON SATURDAY, 4 AUGUST 2018 AT THE SELANGOR TURF CLUB AUGUST MEETING 2018

The Selangor Turf Club Racing Stewards heard the above appeal on 5 September 2018.

After considering submissions from Trainer R Lines on behalf of App L De Souza, and the Acting Chief Stipendiary Steward, the Racing Stewards partially allowed the appeal and reduced the suspension to 2 weeks to commence with immediate effect on 5 September 2018 and to expire on 18 September 2018, both dates inclusive, to be served concurrently with his current suspension. There will be no fine. His deposit will be refunded.