Friday, 31 July 2015 – 66th Race Meeting
RACE-1 THE DRESDEN RATING 30-0 (CLASS 5&6) 1500 METRES (396)
RACING INCIDENT & INQUIRY:
Jockey A Calder the rider of 3 Sharp Spear pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under the provisions of MJC Rule 132 (i) in that rounding the turn near the 1200 metres he permitted his mount to shift in when insufficiently clear of 5 Vitality Pioneer which was tightened for room and had to be checked. His licence to ride was suspended for a period of two racemeetings to cover the meetings of 7th and 14th August 2015. In arriving at penalty, the Stewards took into account Jockey Calder’s guilty plea and his good record. He was advised of his Right of Appeal.