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Apprentice Ben Kennedy Handed 9 Month Suspension

Apprentice Ben Kennedy Handed 9 Month Suspension

4 Jan, 2012

Young apprentice jockey Ben Kennedy has been served a nine month ban from riding after testing positive to drugs on December 24.

The top jockey tested positive for both amphetamines and cannabis at Ascot Racecourse.

Kennedy was tested after he was found asleep in the jockey’s room before race 8 on Christmas Eve.

The 19-year-old’s …