Jockey Wong – Suspended
RACE 8 (R1274) CLASS 5 (A) – 1200M (SHORT COURSE A)
At the conclusion of an inquiry, Jockey KC Wong, the rider of YES BOSSY, was found guilty of a charge of careless riding under MRA Rule 44(9)(a)(ii) in that whilst riding YES BOSSY at the 400M, he caused JUBILATION (App N Varmah) to be restrained.
In assessing the penalty, the Stewards took into consideration Jockey KC Wong’s mitigating factors, previous riding record and his submissions on penalty. He was suspended from riding in races for a period of three (3) Malaysian race days with effect from 14 October 2019 and to expire on 27 October 2019, both dates inclusive. Acting on the provisions of MRA Rule 48(5), the Stewards deferred the commencement of his suspension. He was advised of his Right of Appeal (6:35pm).