Apprentice Dellorto suspended two months



Apprentice P Dellorto has been suspended for two months over his handling of DOUBLE HOCK in Race 4 on Aug 1.

Dellorto (above) pleaded guilty to a charge that he failed to ride to the satisfaction of the stewards in that between the 300m mark and approaching the 200m mark, he failed to improve his position to the outside of Bargain Bid when there was an opportunity to do so.

His suspension was from last Tuesday until Nov 1. He was advised of his right of appeal.