NEWS IN BRIEF | 12 June 2017

posted Jun 11, 2017, 2:51 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Jun 11, 2017, 2:52 AM ]

Thoroughbred

 

Rider Penalties

M McNab | Auckland 5 June; medical clearance required (subsequently received on 9 June).

A Comignaghi | Canterbury 7 June; medical clearance required.

D Danis | Waikato 10 June; careless riding; suspended 18-25 June inclusive.

S Collett | Waikato 10 June; careless riding; suspended 18-22 June inclusive.

M McNab | Waikato 10 June; failed to make weight; fined $350.

A Bohorun | Waimate 11 June; incompetent riding; suspended 12 June - 9 July inclusive.

 

Trainer Penalties

S McKee | Auckland 5 June; late rider declaration; fined $50.

S Marsh | Avondale 9 June; late rider declaration; fined $100.

 

Horse Actions/Penalties

JOEY JONZ | Auckland 5 June; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

HIGHLY LIKELY | Wellington 10 June; lame right hind leg; veterinary clearance required.

 

Protest

LONELY BOY | Wellington 10 June; rider dislodged at start; declared a non runner.

 

Harness

 

Driver Penalties

A Drake | Auckland 9 June; failed to come to gate in correct position; fined $100.

A Drake | Auckland 9 June; excessive use of whip; fined $300.

T Cameron | Auckland 9 June; careless driving; fined $250.

K Gill | Nelson 9 June; medical clearance required.

C Jones | Nelson 9 June; excessive use of whip; fined $300.

K Barclay | Invercargill 10 June; excessive use of whip; suspended 11 June - 6 July inclusive.

S Walkinshaw | Invercargill 10 June; excessive use of whip; suspended 11-29 June inclusive.

S Ottley | Invercargill 10 June; breach of push out rule; fined $200.

R May | Nelson 11 June; excessive use of whip; suspended 19-29 June inclusive.

J Cox | Nelson 11 June; excessive use of whip; suspended 17-25 June inclusive.

M Edmonds | Nelson 11 June; drove with foot out of sulky footrest; fined $100.

S McNally | Nelson 11 June; drove with foot out of sulky footrest; fined $100.

 

Trainer Penalties

B Gray | Invercargill 5 June; incorrect gear; fined $100.

C Chalmers | Nelson 11 June; colour fee; fined $25.

 

Horse Action/Penalty

BLACK CHEVRON | Auckland 9 June; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance required.

 

Greyhounds

 

Trainer/Handler Penalties

J & D Bell | Palmerston North 5 June; failed to produce papers; fined $50.

L Cole | Palmerston North 5 June; weight offence; fined $100.

J Goode | Non raceday dated 31 May; failed to supply sample for drug testing, misconduct, failed to obey lawful order of Steward and failed to comply with dress code; suspended 10 June 2017 - 1 April 2018 inclusive, fined $350 and costs of $1,800 to RIU and $1,500 to JCA.

G Fredrickson | Waikato 8 June; weight offence; fined $100.

C Weir | Christchurch 9 June; late to kennel runner; fined $50.

R Roper | Auckland 11 June; late to kennel runner; fined $50.

 

Dog Actions/Penalties

CAWBOURNE SANDY | Wanganui 9 June; marred another runner; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

MERTZ | Christchurch 9 June; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.