Jockey Ben Thompson is ready to go away Singapore on the finish of the season and return house to Melbourne.
The Singapore season finishes on December 8, with Thompson set to fly out the next day.
Thompson was granted a 12-month licence extension for subsequent yr.
He has not given up hope of a return to Singapore for light-weight characteristic race rides and wish to return on a everlasting foundation at a while sooner or later.
Thompson cited private causes for his want to return house.
“I put in my renewal for subsequent season because the season works from January to December simply to maintain all my alleys open,” Thompson stated.
“I hadn’t decided to be sincere both means and I would be kicking myself if I did not do it.
“By placing within the renewal I believed it could make me sit up for subsequent yr, however at the back of my thoughts I hadn’t removed the considered coming house.
“So that is what I will do. I will end the season right here after which head again to Melbourne.”
Thompson stated he hopes to choose up the assist he had from trainers earlier than he left.
He stated he would hit the bottom operating by using trackwork instantly and try to take advantage of the alternatives he receives.
Thompson was planning a hit-and-run go to to Melbourne this weekend to experience Admiral Joker, educated by Kylie Vella, in Saturday’s Ballarat Cup, however on Tuesday acquired information the gelding would miss the race.
“I obtained the information this afternoon that they weren’t 100 per cent proud of him, so that they’ve despatched him for a break sadly,” Thompson stated.