NEWS IN BRIEF | 11 July 2016

posted Jul 10, 2016, 4:17 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Jul 10, 2016, 4:18 AM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalty

B Moore | Ashburton 8 July; excessive use of whip; fined $300.


Horse Actions/Penalties

PLAY THE GAME | Wanganui 7 July; late scratching after rearing in barriers and escaping; must complete barrier trial.

WHAMMY KISS | Ashburton 8 July; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

SLIMLINE | Marton 9 July; fractious in gate; must complete barrier trial.

DE GAULLE | Marton 9 July; late scratching when found to be lame; veterinary clearance required.


Harness


Driver Penalties

M Salaivao | Waikato 10 July; careless driving; fined $350.

M Purvis | Oamaru 10 July; careless driving; suspended 11-17 July inclusive.

M House | Oamaru 10 July; excessive use of whip; fined $300.


Trainer Penalties

R MacKenzie | Waikato 10 July; incorrect gear; fined $100.

M House | Oamaru 10 July; incorrect gear; fined $100.


Horse Action/Penalty

BOPPER JET | Auckland 8 July; broke in running; stood down for 28 days.


Greyhounds


Trainer/Handler Penalties

G Bennett | Non raceday dated 1 July; presented runner with prohibited substance; fined $3,500.

L Ahern | Wanganui 6 July; failed to present correct dog to race; fined $150.

G Lawrence | Waikato 7 July; late to kennel runner; fined $50.


Dog Penalty

BREEZE ATTACK | Waikato 7 July; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.


Protest

DREAM ACADEMY | Christchurch 26 April; raced with prohibited substance in system; disqualified from 1st.