App. Khaw – Suspended
RACE 5 (R1072) CLASS 3 – 1400M (LONG COURSE B)
At the conclusion of an inquiry, App CK Khaw, the rider of SATELLITE BOY, in the presence of his employing trainer, Trainer R Lines, pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that over the final stages, he shifted out crowding D’GREAT VULTURE (J De Souza) which had to be restrained. ROC THAT (SU Lim) which was following, was impeded.
In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration App CK Khaw’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 26 August 2019 and to expire on 8 September 2019, both dates inclusive. He was advised of his Right of Appeal (6:26pm).