News About: Steve Fletcher

El-Issa Ban Cut To Just 18 Months

El-Issa Ban Cut To Just 18 Months

3 Jun, 2011

In a decision sure to spark outrage in some circles Bobby El-Issa will be back in the saddle in by the end of 2012.

El-Issa was suspended for two years earlier in the year after he was found to have held back Bold Glance deliberately during an event at Eagle Farm.

He launched an appeal …

Racing QLD Finds Steve Fletcher Guilty

Racing QLD Finds Steve Fletcher Guilty

21 Apr, 2011

As expected millionaire punter Steve Fletcher has been found guilty of race fixing by Racing Queensland stewards who stated Fletcher knew “Bold Glance was not allowed to run on its merits” in the now infamous Eagle Farm race in February.

The inquiry was re-commenced yesterday and a weight of evidence showed Fletcher was a close …