NEWS IN BRIEF - 19 September 2016

posted Sep 18, 2016, 2:29 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Sep 18, 2016, 2:29 AM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

G Cooksley | Waikato 14 September; careless riding; suspended 19-30 September inclusive.

K McCulloch | Wanganui 15 September; careless riding; suspended 19-25 September inclusive.

A Collett | Wanganui 15 September; careless riding; suspended 19-25 September inclusive.

R Cully | Wanganui 15 September; medical clearance required.

C Lammas | Hawke’s Bay 17 September; careless riding; suspended 22-30 September inclusive.

M Tanaka | Hawke’s Bay 17 September; careless riding; suspended 23 September - 8 October inclusive.

K Mudhoo | Canterbury 17 September; careless riding; suspended 18 September - 1 October inclusive.

L Magorrian | Counties 18 September; excessive use of whip; suspended 25-28 September inclusive.

V Gatu | Counties 18 September; careless riding; suspended 25 September - 1 October inclusive.

L Satherley | Counties 18 September; excessive use of whip; suspended 26-29 September inclusive.

T Thornton | Counties 18 September; excessive use of whip; fined $300.

B Hutton | Counties 18 September; excessive use of whip; fined $300.


Trainer Penalty

G Brick | Non raceday dated 15 September; presented horse to race at trials with a prohibited substance in system; fined $3,000.


Horse Actions/Penalties

ZAH OFF | Waikato 14 September; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

ACRE | Waikato 14 September; lost all chance at start; must complete barrier trial.

VAN GOGH | Hawke’s Bay 17 September; poor recovery rate; veterinary clearance required.

SUMMER WARRIOR | Counties 18 September; cardiac arrhythmia; veterinary clearance required.

SMOOCHY | Counties 18 September; late scratching after rearing in stall; must complete barrier trial.


Harness


Driver Penalty

G Smith | NZ Metropolitan 15 September; careless driving; fined $400.


Trainer Penalties

P Kerr | NZ Metropolitan 15 September; colour fee; fined $25.

A Donnelly | Auckland 16 September; incorrect saddlecloth; fined $100.


Horse Actions/Penalties

ROYAL JESTER | NZ Metropolitan 15 September; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance including ECG required.

KILLER QUEEN | Auckland 16 September; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance including ECG required.

JOHNNY ALEXANDER | Methven 18 September; suspected atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance including ECG required.


Greyhounds


Trainer /Handler Penalties

O Lawrence | Waikato 15 September; presented incorrect greyhound for kenneling; fined $100.

J Udy & D Cottam | Auckland 18 September; weight offence; fined $100.


Protest

CHEAP SHOT MATTY | Wanganui 16 September; denied a fair start; declared a non runner.