RACE 8 (R1592) CLASS 4 (B) – 1600M (LONG COURSE B)

At the conclusion of an inquiry, Jockey J Low, the rider of D’GREAT RISE, pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that he shifted in over the final 100M and from the 25M, crowded RAKAMA (Y Sakito).

In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration Jockey J Low’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 23 December 2019 and to expire on 29 December 2019, both dates inclusive. He was advised of his Right of Appeal (6:15pm).