NEWS IN BRIEF - Week Ending 24 June 2018

posted Jun 24, 2018, 2:32 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Jun 24, 2018, 2:32 AM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

K Cowan | Counties 20 June; careless riding; suspended 20 July - 2 August inclusive.

A Calder | Counties 20 June; excessive use of whip; fined $300.

Z Bholah | Oamaru 21 June; failed to make weight; fined $100.

BB Hong | Amberley 23 June; careless riding; suspended 24-30 June inclusive.

R Myers | Amberley 23 June; careless riding; suspended 29 June - 6 July inclusive.

J Lowry | Amberley 23 June; excessive use of whip; suspended 30 June - 19 July inclusive.

K Mudhoo | Amberley 23 June; excessive use of whip; fined $500.

T Harris | Te Aroha 24 June; excessive use of whip; suspended 1-13 July inclusive.

H McNeill | Te Aroha 24 June; failed to weigh in; fined $250.

T Moki | Te Aroha 24 June; failed to make weight; fined $100.

J Sievwright | Te Aroha 24 June; medical clearance required.

L Douglas | Te Aroha 24 June; medical clearance required.


Horse Actions/Penalties

DARK WARRIOR | Counties 20 June; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

THE IRISH BOUNTY | Counties 20 June; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

NULLI SECUNDUS | Counties 20 June; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance including ECG required.

SPIDERMAN | Egmont 22 June; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

BULLITT | Amberley 23 June; bled; stood down for 3 months.

HEEL BE JAKE | Amberley 23 June; blood in trachea; veterinary clearance required.

SMART GARDEN | Amberley 23 June; late scratching after refusing to enter barrier; must complete trial.

HILARIOUS | Amberley 23 June; cardiac arrhythmia; veterinary clearance including ECG required.


Harness


Driver Penalties

J Kennett | Forbury Park 21 June; incompetent driving; suspended 22 June - 31 October inclusive.

A Fitzgerald | Forbury Park 21 June; use of whip; fined $200.

A Matthews | Auckland 22 June; careless driving; suspended 23 June - 20 July inclusive.

M Anderson | Marlborough 22 June; failed to maintain a straight course in home straight; suspended 30 June - 5 July inclusive.

G O’Reilly | Marlborough 24 June; use of whip; fined $300.

S Abernethy | Marlborough 24 June; use of whip; fined $200.

J Dunn | Marlborough 24 June; use of whip; fined $200.


Trainer Penalties

T Butt & J Cox | Forbury Park 21 June; incorrect gear; fined $100.

A Fitzgerald | Marlborough 24 June; incorrect gear; fined $100.


Horse Actions/Penalties

CHILLYSJUSTAMASTER | Auckland 22 June; lame right fore leg; veterinary clearance required.

FREE BIRD | Auckland 22 June; broke in running; must complete trial.

RORY BROWN | Marlborough 22 June; late scratching after falling; must complete trial and veterinary clearance required.

ARDEE TROUBLE | Marlborough 24 June; broke in running; must complete trial.

PRADAS IDEAL DAHLING | Marlborough 24 June; upper airways ailment; veterinary clearance including endoscopic examination required.


Protests

PAT THE MONKEY | Forbury Park 21 June; lapped on; relegated from 2nd to 4th.

DISMARA | Forbury Park 21 June; excessive galloping during race; disqualified from 4th.

NOBLE MISTRESS | Marlborough 22 June; caused interference; relegated from 2nd to 4th.


Greyhounds


Trainer/Handler Penalties

A Turnwald | Palmerston North 18 June; failed to present papers; fined $50.

L Bell | Palmerston North 18 June; failed to present papers; fined $50.

A Lee | Christchurch 19 June; late to kennel runner; fined $50.

K Cassidy | Christchurch 19 June; breach of dress code; fined $50.

L Martin | Wanganui 20 June; scratched runner without valid reason; fined $150.

W & T Steele | Waikato 21 June; late to kennel runner; fined $50.


Dog Penalties

CAWBOURNE LIZ | Palmerston North 18 June; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

LITTLE TRILISE | Waikato 21 June; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.