Interference – Fayd’herbe Suspended

Has right of Appeal against finding and the penalty

The National Horseracing Authority confirms that at an inquiry held in Cape Town on 17 June 2019, Jockey Bernard Fayd’Herbe was charged with a contravention of Rule 62.2.7.

Bernard Fayd'herbe

Bernard Fayd’herbe – suspended

This arose in that as the rider of HURRICANE SILVA, he caused interference to SPIRIT FESTIVAL, when he shifted in at about the 100m in Race 8 at Kenilworth Racecourse on 8 June 2019.

Jockey Fayd’Herbe pleaded not guilty to the charge.

The Inquiry Board found Jockey Fayd’Herbe guilty and imposed a penalty of a suspension from riding in races for a period of 7 days.

Jockey Fayd’Herbe has the Right of Appeal against both the finding and the penalty.

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