Derreck David tops the local log
The Gambling Regulatory Authority (GRA) of Mauritius has issued directives for immediate implementation by the Mauritius Turf Club.No foreign jockey shall ride at a race meeting organised by the MTC, unless that jockey is a national of a country with which Mauritius has an extradition treaty.
The National Horseracing Authority confirms that at an Inquiry held in Port Elizabeth on the 2 October 2015, adjourned and resumed on 9 October 2015, Jockey Andrew Fortune was charged with a contravention of Rule 72.1.18 in that he swore at or interfered with a licensed official involved with the control of racing, after the running of Race 3 at Fairview Racecourse on 7 September 2015.
It has been a great week all over the world for Avontuur’s star-studded stallion duo of new man Oratorio and the irrepressible Var. Oratorio followed up Mourinho’s Australian Gr1 victory last weekend, with a Gr1 placing as well as a stakes winner in Europe.