NEWS IN BRIEF - Week Ending 17 November 2019

posted Nov 17, 2019, 1:13 AM by Rick Quirk

Thoroughbred 


Rider Penalties

J Arbery | Non raceday dated 11 November; failed to ride trackwork free of prohibited substance; suspended 22 October - 3 December inclusive and costs of $187.50 to RIU.

S Wynne | Canterbury 13 November; careless riding; suspended 17-29 November inclusive.

S Shinde | Canterbury 13 November; careless riding; suspended 14-28 November inclusive.

C Campbell | Canterbury 13 November; careless riding; suspended 17-27 November inclusive.

R Hannam | Manawatu 14 November; careless riding; suspended 18-24 November inclusive.

S McKay | Tauranga 16 November; excessive use of whip; fined $750.

S Weatherley | Canterbury 16 November; careless riding; suspended 17-27 November inclusive.

S Wynne | Canterbury 16 November; careless riding; suspended 30 November - 8 December inclusive.

S Wynne | Canterbury 16 November; excessive use of whip; suspended 9-21 December inclusive.

L Allpress | Canterbury 16 November; careless riding; suspended 24 November - 4 December inclusive.


Trainer Penalties

P Harris | Canterbury 13 November; incorrect gear; fined $50.

K Myers | Waverley 17 November; late rider declaration; fined $50.


Horse Actions/Penalties

FELIX FAURE | Te Aroha 12 November; pelvic muscle soreness; veterinary clearance required.

ON THE RIVET | Whangarei 15 November; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

DONNA ANNE BILLY | Tauranga 16 November; cardiac arrhythmia; veterinary clearance required.

SHOW PARK | Canterbury 16 November; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

SHE’S GALLANT | Canterbury 16 November; unsatisfactory performance; must complete multiple trials.


Harness


Driver Penalties

T Williams | NZ Metropolitan 12 November; careless driving; suspended 16-23 November inclusive.

K Gath | NZ Metropolitan 12 November; use of whip; suspended 16-19 November inclusive and fined $500.

A Butt | NZ Metropolitan 12 November; use of whip; fined $200.

J Curtin | NZ Metropolitan 12 November; use of whip; fined $200.

T Chmiel | Ashburton 14 November; use of whip; suspended 16-28 November inclusive.

S Payne | Ashburton 14 November; careless driving; suspended 15-30 November inclusive.

A Stewart | Ashburton 14 November; use of whip; fined $200.

K Tomlinson | Ashburton 14 November; use of whip; fined $200.

N Delany | Auckland 15 November; careless driving; suspended 16-22 November inclusive.

J Keast | NZ Metropolitan 12 November (heard NZ Metropolitan 15 November); use of whip; suspended 16 November - 1 December inclusive. 

S Wiseman | NZ Metropolitan 15 November; careless driving; fined $250.

M Purdon | NZ Metropolitan 15 November; failed to drive runner to finish; fined $300. 

E Swain | Tuapeka 27 October (heard Wyndham 17 November); use of whip; fined $200.


Trainer Penalty

S Telfer | Auckland 15 November; late gear notification; fined $50.


Horse Actions/Penalties

COPPERHEAD ROSE | NZ Metropolitan 12 November; tendon strain; veterinary clearance required. 

GIRLS LET LOOSE | NZ Metropolitan 12 November; broke in running; must complete trial.

DESTINY JONES | NZ Metropolitan 15 November; respiratory infection; veterinary clearance required.

SAMSKARA | NZ Metropolitan 15 November; late scratching when found to be lame in preliminary; veterinary clearance required.

THE GOLDEN BOY | Wyndham 17 November; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance including ECG required.


Protests

CREDIT MASTER | Auckland 15 November; excessive galloping during race; disqualified from 4th.

VALLORIA | NZ Metropolitan 15 November; excessive galloping during race; disqualified from 5th. 


Greyhounds


Dog Penalty

SOVEREIGN PRIDE | Waikato 14 November; turned in boxes; must complete box trial.


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