RACE 10 (R1135) OPEN MAIDEN– 1300M (SHORT COURSE A)

At the conclusion of an inquiry, Jockey Z Khairil, the rider of ALRINA, pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that at about the 400M, he shifted outwards and bumped LUCKY VICTORY (R Rueven).

In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration Jockey Z Khairil’s guilty plea, mitigating factors, previous riding record and his submissions on penalty. Acting on the provisions of MRA Rule 48(5), the Stewards deferred the commencement of his suspension. He was suspended from riding in races for a period of two (2) Malaysian race days with effect from 17 September 2018 and to expire on 23 September 2018, both dates inclusive. He was advised of his Right of Appeal (6:50pm).