NEWS IN BRIEF - Week Ending 10 November 2019

posted Nov 9, 2019, 11:28 PM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Nov 9, 2019, 11:28 PM ]

Thoroughbred 


Rider Penalties

A Goindasamy | Auckland 5 November; careless riding; suspended 10-21 November inclusive.

L Innes | Auckland 5 November; excessive use of whip; fined $1,500.

D Bothamley | Otago 5 November; medical clearance required.

M McNab | Avondale 6 November; medical clearance required.

Z Moki | Otaki-Maori 7 November; failed to make weight; fined $200.

H Andrew | Otaki-Maori 7 November; failed to make weight; fined $100.

BR Jones | Waikato 9 November; careless riding; suspended 10 November - 10 December inclusive.

R Kozaki | Waikato 9 November; careless riding; suspended 17-27 November inclusive.

M McNab | Banks Peninsula 3 November (heard Canterbury 9 November); careless riding; suspended 17 November - 21 December inclusive.

J Laking | Canterbury 9 November; failed to make weight; fined $200.

C Grylls | Canterbury 9 November; failed to make weight; fined $100.


Trainer Penalties

S Ralph | Auckland 5 November; incorrect gear; fined $50.

K & A Tyler | Otago 5 November; incorrect gear; fined $100.


Horse Actions/Penalties

WILD LIKE | Auckland 5 November; cardiac arrhythmia; veterinary clearance required.

FINAL SUGGESTION | Auckland 5 November; lame in front; veterinary clearance required.

GERMANICUS | Auckland 5 November; hung outwards throughout; must complete right handed track trial.

ROSIE MAE | Otago 5 November; late scratching after refusing to load; must complete trial.

ETCH | Avondale 6 November; late scratching after becoming fractious in barrier; must complete trial.

MAKARAKA | Avondale 6 November; sore in behind; veterinary clearance required.

KEEPIN HARMONEE | Otaki-Maori 7 November; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance required. 

IVAN KANE | Otaki-Maori 7 November; lame right hind leg; veterinary clearance required.

BONITA AURELIA | Waikato 9 November; late scratching after refusing to load; must complete trial.

KIWI ACE | Waikato 9 November; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

JUST TREASURE | Waikato 9 November; lame right foreleg; veterinary clearance required.

FIRODEN | Waikato 9 November; lacerations; veterinary clearance required.

POP ‘N’ ROCK | Canterbury 9 November; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

THE HEIRESS | Canterbury 9 November; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

BELLA | Hawke’s Bay 10 November; sacroiliac pain; veterinary clearance required.


General

Race 4 at the Waikato RC meeting of 9 November was abandoned due to safety concerns.


Harness


Driver Penalties

B McLellan | Invercargill 7 November; out of position at start; fined $100.

C De Filippi | Methven 1 November (heard Rangiora 8 November); drove with foot out of sulky footrest; fined $100.

M Northcott | Waikato Bay of Plenty 8 November; use of whip; fined $200.

R Reekie | Rangiora 8 November; breach of push out rule; fined $200.

M Stratford | Rangiora 8 November; use of whip; fined $200.

A Faulks | Rangiora 8 November; use of whip; fined $200.

J Alford | Wyndham 10 November; careless driving; suspended 15-22 November inclusive.


Trainer Penalty

D Gale | Waikato Bay of Plenty 8 November; colour fee; fined $25.


Horse Actions/Penalties

ALBASINI | Rangiora 8 November; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

KIWI HEIR | Wyndham 10 November; broke in running; must complete trial.

DIAMOND PARTY | Wyndham 10 November; fell after line; must complete trial.

TIGER MOTH | Wyndham 10 November; hoof laceration; veterinary clearance required.


Protests

SERTORIUS | Auckland 23 August; raced with prohibited substance in system; disqualified from 1st.

IDEAL INVASION | Banks Peninsula 29 September; raced with prohibited substance in system; disqualified from 1st.

SWELL TIME | Invercargill 7 November; excessive galloping during race; disqualified from 5th.

MIGHT BE ME | Wyndham 10 November; excessive galloping in home straight; disqualified from 4th.


Greyhounds


Trainer/Handler Penalties

L Cole | Wanganui 8 November; failed to produce papers; fined $50.

T Agent & K Williams | Auckland 10 November; weight offence; fined $100.


Dog Penalties

BIGTIME THOR | Palmerston North 4 November; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

FLIPPING CRAZY | Otago 7 November; marring (2nd offence); stood down for 3 months and must complete trial.