NEWS IN BRIEF - Week Ending 5 May 2019

posted May 5, 2019, 1:12 PM by Rick Quirk   [ updated May 5, 2019, 1:12 PM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

A Jones | Wanganui 1 May; excessive use of whip; fined $300.

H McNeill | Riverton 2 May; failed to make weight; fined $100.

M Cameron | Counties 3 May; excessive use of whip; suspended 9-16 May inclusive.

H McNeill | Counties 3 May; failed to make weight; fined $200.

H McNeill | Counties 3 May; excessive use of whip; fined $300.

N Downs | Counties 3 May; failed to make weight; fined $100.

M McNab | Counties 3 May; failed to make weight; fined $100.

T Harris | Counties 3 May; failed to make weight; fined $200.

B Lammas | Waikato 4 May; failed to make weight; fined $100.

J Seivwright | Waikato 4 May; medical clearance required.

C Campbell | Canterbury 4 May; careless riding; suspended 5-16 May inclusive.

T Newman | Wellington 5 May; excessive use of whip; fined $500.


Trainer Penalty

R Tanner | Counties 3 May; late rider declaration; fined $50.


Horse Actions/Penalties

MEDINI | Wanganui 1 May; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

MARKWOOD | Waikato 4 May; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

TRUMP THAT | Waikato 4 May; jumped poorly throughout; must complete hurdle trial.

BEACHED AS BRO | Waikato 4 May; cardiac arrhythmia; veterinary clearance required.

FEELIN THE LOVE | Canterbury 4 May; late scratching after being injured en route to track; veterinary clearance required.

CLARA | Canterbury 4 May; cardiac arrhythmia; veterinary clearance required.

FUNNY FACE | Canterbury 4 May; distressed following race; veterinary clearance required.

SO BRAZEN | Canterbury 4 May; late scratching when found to be lame at barriers; veterinary clearance required.

STYLISH SUGGESTION | Wellington 5 May; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.


Protest

PATSYS LASS | Counties 3 May; denied a fair start; declared a non runner.


Harness


Driver Penalties

J Alford | Wairarapa 30 April; out of position at start; fined $100.

G Martin | Manawatu 2 May; breach of push out rule; fined $200.

B Butcher | Manawatu 2 May; careless driving; fined $250.

D Morrison | Manawatu 2 May; use of whip; fined $200.

J Gray | NZ Metropolitan 3 May; drove with foot out of sulky footrest; fined $100.

S Ottley | NZ Metropolitan 3 May; use of whip; suspended 6-11 May inclusive and fined $750.

B Barclay | Invercargill 4 May; careless driving; suspended 12-25 May inclusive.

K Larsen | Invercargill 4 May; use of whip; fined $300.

C Markham | Rangiora 7 April (heard Rangiora 5 May); use of whip; fined $200.

J Sheenan | Rangiora 5 May; drove in a manner likely to cause interference; suspended 6 May - 2 June inclusive and fined $150.

Trainer Penalties

P Fleming | Wairarapa 30 April; late to present runner on to track; fined $100.

S Dickson | Manawatu 2 May; late gear notification; fined $50.

M House | Auckland 3 May; late gear notification; fined $50.

S Telfer | Auckland 3 May; incorrect gear; fined $100.

D Love | NZ Metropolitan 3 May; colour fee; fined $25.

M Kerr | Rangiora 5 May; late gear notification; fined $50.


Horse Penalties

LUNDQVIST | Manawatu 2 May; broke in running; must complete trial.

THE DUDE | NZ Metropolitan 3 May; broke at start; must complete mobile start trial.

DIDJABRINGTHEBEERS | NZ Metropolitan 3 May; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

GOTTA GOOD LOOKER | Invercargill 4 May; tendon injury; veterinary clearance required.

TAD LINCOLN | Invercargill 4 May; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

HURRICANE BANNER | Invercargill 4 May; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

LYDIA | Rangiora 5 May; bled; stood down for 30 days and must complete trial with veterinary clearance including endoscopic examination required.

DOLLY JONES | Rangiora 5 May; broke at start; must complete standing start trial.

MICKEY JAY | Rangiora 5 May; broke at start; must complete standing start trial.

DOLLY P | Rangiora 5 May; out of position at start; must complete mobile start trial.


Greyhounds


Dog Penalty

PONTIAC PAT | Christchurch 3 May; turned in boxes; must complete box trial.