NEWS IN BRIEF - Week Ending 30 December 2018

posted Dec 30, 2018, 4:09 PM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Dec 30, 2018, 4:09 PM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

A Calder | Auckland 26 December; careless riding; suspended 2-12 January inclusive.

M McNab | Auckland 26 December; failed to make weight; fined $200.

D Hirini | Manawatu 26 December; late to arrive on course; fined $100.

W Pinn | Taranaki 27 December; careless riding; suspended 2-13 January inclusive.

R Beeharry | South Canterbury 28 December; careless riding; suspended 4-10 January inclusive.

L Callaway | South Canterbury 28 December; careless riding; suspended 4-17 January inclusive.

T Thornton | Matamata 29 December; used whip with arm above shoulder height; suspended 3-13 January inclusive.

S Rusof | Matamata 29 December; used whip with arm above shoulder height; fined $750.

T Thornton | Matamata 29 December; misconduct; fined $600.

R Myers | Stratford 29 December; careless riding; suspended 3-10 January inclusive.

R Jones | Taupo 30 December; careless riding; suspended 4-10 January inclusive.

T Thornton | Taupo 30 December; excessive use of whip; suspended 14-23 January inclusive.

R Myers | Taupo 30 December; medical clearance required.

BB Hong | Kurow 30 December; careless riding; suspended 8-16 January inclusive.

B Morgenrood | Kurow 30 December; rode in an unapproved body protector; fined $500.


Trainer Penalties

M Faber | Rotorua 27 December; presented runners with incorrect saddles; fined $300.

M Daly | South Canterbury 28 December; neglect in saddling; fined $300.

R McKay | Kurow 30 December; failed to declare gear by approved time; fined $150.


Horse Actions/Penalties

O’CHARM | Auckland 26 December; lame left hind leg; veterinary clearance required.

METAL GURU | Otago 26 December; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

TRINOVANTES | Otago 26 December; tendon injury; veterinary clearance required.

ROMANOV GIRL | Rotorua 27 December; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

ELLIOT POWER | Matamata 29 December; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

SHEEZALLMINE | Matamata 29 December; late scratching after becoming fractious in barrier; must complete trial.

ADIS | Matamata 29 December; veterinary clearance required.

RUKUHIA | Stratford 29 December; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

JE M’APPELLE JAZZ | Taupo 30 December; late scratching after rearing over in barrier; must complete trial.

OPIHI RANGER | Kurow 30 December; late scratching after becoming caste on birdcage gate; veterinary clearance required.


Harness


Driver Penalties

J Kriechbaumer | Waikato Bay of Plenty 28 December; failed to take all reasonable and permissible measures; suspended 5 January - 31 July inclusive.

J Geddes | Westport 28 December; use of whip; fined $200.

S Golding | Westport 28 December; use of whip; fined $300.

G Hunt | Banks Peninsula 29 December; use of whip; fined $500.

R Houghton | Banks Peninsula 29 December; drove with foot out of sulky footrest; fined $100.

R Anderson | Reefton 30 December; careless driving; suspended 31 December - 18 January inclusive.

J Curtin | Reefton 30 December; careless driving; suspended 31 December - 5 January inclusive.

Trainer Penalties

J & J Dickie | Waikato Bay of Plenty 24 December; late gear notification; fined $50.

S Clarke | Westport 26 December; failed to affix gear so as not to come adrift; fined $100.

P Kerr | Westport 26 December; incorrect gear; fined $100.

B Mills | Westport 26 December; failed to affix gear so as not to come adrift; fined $200.

G & N Hope | Westport 26 December; incorrect gear; fined $100.

T May | Banks Peninsula 29 December; colour fee; fined $25.

D Flint | Banks Peninsula 29 December; colour fee; fined $25.

J Clementson | Reefton 30 December; failed to affix sulky seat so as not to come adrift; fined $100.

J Reedy | Reefton 30 December; incorrect gear; fined $100.


Horse Penalties

SWEET CHILLI | Gore 27 December; broke in running; must complete trial.

MAIDONTHEBEACH | Gore 27 December; laceration to leg; veterinary clearance required.

SILENT SHADOW | Banks Peninsula 29 December; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance required.

NOLAN SACKETT | Banks Peninsula 29 December; tendon injury; veterinary clearance required.

BANSHIE | Banks Peninsula 29 December; broke in running; must complete trial.

GOTTA TICKET | Reefton 30 December; broke at start; must complete standing start trial.

LADY BEATRIX BOURBON | Reefton 30 December; broke in running; must complete trial.

MYSISTERSAPOLEDANCER | Reefton 30 December; made respiratory noises; veterinary clearance including endoscopic examination required.

JAFA KITTEN | Reefton 30 December; late scratching after falling in score up; must complete mobile start trial.

PIRI PIRI | Reefton 30 December; late scratching when found to be lame; veterinary clearance required.


Greyhounds


Trainer/Handler Penalties

B Craik | Auckland 27 December; weight offence; fined $100.

J McInerney | Non raceday dated 21 December; weight offence; fined $300.

S & B Evans | Southland 28 December; weight offence; fined $100.

G Farrell | Auckland 30 December; failed to arrange catcher; fined $50.


Dog Penalty

DROP ME OFF | Waikato 24 December; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.