Shane Scriven the ‘whip-thief’ gets suspended

Leading Queensland jockey Shane Scriven has been suspended for five months for “borrowing” another jockey’s whip in a tight finish to a race at Ipswich last Friday. Scriven, 42, one of the most senior and respected jockeys in Queensland, took the whip from apprentice Ben Looker after he had his whip knocked from his hand … [Read the full story]