NEWS IN BRIEF - Week Ending 2 June 2019

posted Jun 2, 2019, 1:39 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Jun 2, 2019, 1:40 AM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

S O’Malley | Waikato 29 May; excessive use of whip; fined $300.

N Downs | Waikato 29 May; excessive use of whip; fined $300.

O Bosson | Waikato 29 May; medical clearance required.

C Lammas | Waikato 29 May; medical clearance required (subsequently received on 1 June).

S O’Malley | Feilding 30 May; medical clearance required.

C O’Beirne | Feilding 30 May; excessive use of whip; suspended 2-13 June inclusive.

J Fawcett | Canterbury 31 May; excessive use of whip; fined $500.

T Newman | Auckland 1 June; careless riding; suspended 7-14 June inclusive.

BR Jones | Auckland 1 June; careless riding; suspended 9-15 June inclusive.

BB Hong | Otago 2 June; excessive use of whip; suspended 4-15 June inclusive.


Trainer Penalties

T Devcich | Waikato 29 May; used unlicensed person; fined $50.

G Brick | Waikato 29 May; used unlicensed person; fined $50.

D Champion & K Murphy | Canterbury 31 May; late rider notification; fined $50.

P Williams | Auckland 1 June; neglect in saddling; fined $100.

D Crozier | Otago 2 June; incorrect gear; fined $50.


Horse Actions/Penalties

PUKEAKE STAR | Feilding 30 May; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

MAGIC NOTE | Canterbury 31 May; tendon injury; veterinary clearance required.

JUST KROOZIN’ | Auckland 1 June; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

THE POORMANZABEEL | Auckland 1 June; late scratching after refusing to load; must complete trial.

STAR ELLIPSE | Wanganui 1 June; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

THE ENERGIZER | Otago 2 June; lame right fore leg; veterinary clearance required.


Harness


Driver Penalties

S O’Reilly | Forbury Park 30 May; careless driving; fined $225.

C Smith | Auckland 31 May; careless driving; fined $275.

K Butt | Forbury Park 30 May (heard Ashburton 2 June); use of whip; fined $200.

J Geddes | Ashburton 2 June; use of whip; suspended 3-23 June inclusive.

R Close | Ashburton 2 June; use of whip; fined $200.


Trainer Penalties

N Bishop | Forbury Park 30 May; incorrect gear; fined $100.

M Jones | Auckland 31 May; colour fee; fined $25.

K Marshall | Auckland 31 May; incorrect gear; fined $100.

S Telfer | Auckland 31 May; failed to affix gear so as not to come adrift; fined $100.

M Purdon & N Rasmussen | NZ Metropolitan 1 June; failed to affix bandages so as not to come adrift (2 charges); fined $200.

R Todd | Ashburton 2 June; colour fee; fined $25.


Horse Penalties

WAIT FOR SUCCESS | Auckland 31 May; bled; stood down for 30 days and must complete trial with veterinary clearance including endoscopic examination required.

LULU LE MANS | NZ Metropolitan 1 June; elevated heart rate; veterinary clearance required.

ENHANCE YOUR CALM | NZ Metropolitan 1 June; broke early stages; must complete trial.

FALCON STRIDE | NZ Metropolitan 1 June; poor recovery; veterinary clearance required.

PERAKI LINCOLN | Ashburton 2 June; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

MIDNIGHT SIOUX | Ashburton 2 June; reared and fell prior to start; must complete standing start trial.

LINTON SHARD | Ashburton 2 June; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

PITCH PERFECT | Ashburton 2 June; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

JAZZY STAR | Ashburton 2 June; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.


Greyhounds


Trainer/Handler Penalties

J McInerney | Non raceday dated 25 May; weight offence; fined $200.

R Wales | Auckland 2 June; failed to catch runner; fined $50.


Dog Penalties

OPAWA ROY | Christchurch 28 May; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial (subsequently completed on 30 May).

OPAWA HOP | Christchurch 30 May; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

OUR SADIE | Christchurch 31 May; marring; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.