News About: Racing Victoria Stewards

Norzita to miss Thousand Guineas, out for the Spring

Norzita to miss Thousand Guineas, out for the Spring

13 Oct, 2012

Flight Stakes winner Norzita joins the long list of high profile Spring contenders to be forced onto the sidelines and will miss the Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield on October 17 as well as the rest of the Spring.

The Bart Cummings stable reported that Norzita wasn’t one hundred per cent …

Improper conduct charge brings $5000 fine for Caulfield trainer

Improper conduct charge brings $5000 fine for Caulfield trainer

26 Mar, 2012

Caulfield trainer Rick Hore-Lacy has been fined $5000 by Victoria’s Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board for improper conduct.

Racing Victoria Stewards had charged Hore-Lacy under AR 175 (q) which states “Any person who in their opinion is guilty of any misconduct, improper conduct or unseemly behaviour” at an inquiry which was set up after an …

Lucas Cranach out of Australian Cup

Lucas Cranach out of Australian Cup

9 Mar, 2012

Lucas Cranach is out of the Australian Cup and will not race again until the Spring due to injury

Australian Cup favourite Lucas Cranach has been scratched from tomorrow’s $1m Group 1 and won’t  race again until the spring.

Trainer Anthony Freedman notified Racing Victoria Stewards that Lucas Cranach had sustained an injury and would …

Rodder cleared to ride – RAD board decision

Rodder cleared to ride – RAD board decision

1 Dec, 2011

The untenable stance held by Racing Victoria stewards concerning the Talia Rodder case has been unsurprisingly quashed by the Victorian Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board today.

The aged apprentice is clear to ride after the RAD board ruled her ride on Serene Tanie at Moonee Valley on November 19 was an error of judgment.

Stewards …

Serene Tanie wins without Talia

Serene Tanie wins without Talia

25 Nov, 2011

Serene Tanie, the horse associated with aged apprentice Talia Rodder‘s well documented troubles, was strongly supported when winning the Fulton Hogan Handicap (1600m) at Moonee Valley tonight.

Backed from $26 into $13, the four-year-old mare scored just her second win in 24 starts.

Last Saturday, Racing Victoria Stewards suspended Rodder for six weeks after her …

Rodder to appeal suspension

Rodder to appeal suspension

25 Nov, 2011

The Racing Appeals and Disciplinary  Board will hear an appeal by aged apprentice jockey Talia Rodder at 10.30am on Thursday, 1 December 2011.
Rodder has appealed against the decision of Racing Victoria Stewards as well as the severity of the imposed penalty.
She was found guilty of a charge under AR 135(b) for failing to …