IN THE MATTER OF THE APPEAL OF LICENSED TRAINER CLIFF BASHFORD TO THE RACING APPEALS TRIBUNAL (decision of 16 May 2017).
Cliff Bashford Licensed Trainer Cliff Bashford had lodged an appeal against conviction and penalty to the NSW Racing Appeals Tribunal against the decision of the Racing NSW Appeal Panel to disqualify him for a total of 18 months under AR175(n) and AR175(l).
On the application of the appellant, which was not opposed by Stewards, the penalty imposed by Stewards is stayed until further order of the Tribunal. This Appeal was heard on Monday, 8th May 2017.
The Tribunal has handed down its decision dated 16 May 2017 –
DECISION: 1. Appeal dismissed. 2. Stood over for penalty hearing or submissions.
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