Dunne given appeal deadline as written reasons in Frost case revealed

By: Greg Wood Friday 7 January 2022
  • Robbie Dunne has seven days to appeal against 18-month ban
  • Written reasons make clear panel members sure of Dunne’s guilt

Robbie Dunne has seven days to appeal against a finding that he subjected his fellow rider Bryony Frost to a prolonged and deliberate campaign of bullying and harassment following the publication on Thursday of the three-person panel’s written reasons for their decision.

Dunne was banned from riding for 18 months, with the final three months suspended, following a six-day hearing of the case by the British Horseracing Authority’s independent disciplinary panel in December, 14 months after Frost lodged a formal complaint with the regulator over her treatment by Dunne.

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