More Sites
Search
‘Ghost’ dashes down football sideline‘Ghost’ dashes down football sideline French footballer jailed for headbuttFrench footballer jailed for headbutt American blows certain try with intercept passAmerican blows certain try with intercept pass
advertisement
Most popular articles
Year in ReviewThe tears, tragedy
and triumph of 2014
Wide World of Sports TV partners
AFL Footy ShowAustralia's favourite team takes you through the week in AFL.Wide World of SportsCatch up with Ken Sutcliffe and the team on Wide World of Sports.Footy ClassifiedOur award winning panel tell it how it really is in the AFL world.NRL Footy ShowFatty and the gang bring you an entertaining look at rugby league.
McDonald suspended until Cox Plate eve
18:52 AEST Sat Oct 13 2012

Gun New Zealand jockey James McDonald will miss next Saturday's Caulfield Cup meeting after being suspended for 14 meetings.

Stewards found McDonald guilty of causing interference to Let Go Lenni and Carringbush Jack when he shifted ground on Ashokan near the 1000m in the Caulfield Guineas.

McDonald can resume riding at the Manikato Stakes meeting at Moonee Valley on October 26, the night before the Cox Plate.

The stewards ruled that the interference was at the high level.

Stewards also suspended Darley Australia's No.1 jockey Kerrin McEvoy for seven meetings for causing interference on Parthian in the Weekend Hussler Stakes.

McEvoy pleaded guilty to the charge and will be free to ride at the Caulfield Cup meeting.

In another key suspension, Steven Arnold will also be sidelined until October 26 for causing interference in the Herbert Power Stakes.