NEWS IN BRIEF | 12 September 2016

posted Sep 11, 2016, 1:42 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Sep 11, 2016, 1:42 AM ]

Thoroughbred


Horse Actions/Penalties

KUZANOV | Otago 9 September; bled; stood down for 3 months.

LAST CHANCE | Marton 10 September; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

MCCULLEY | Rotorua 11 September; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

MAHANADI | Rotorua 11 September; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.


Harness


Driver Penalties

S Butcher | Waikato 8 September; careless driving; suspended 9 September - 28 December inclusive.

M House | NZ Metropolitan 25 August (heard 9 September); careless driving; suspended 16-23 September inclusive.

D Keast | NZ Metropolitan 9 September; careless driving; suspended 10-17 September inclusive.

J Dunn | Oamaru 11 September; careless driving; fined $400.


Horse Actions/Penalties

FLANYATTICE | Waikato 8 September; bled; stood down for 30 days and veterinary clearance required.

AWESOME DUDE | Waikato 8 September; broke in running; stood down for 14 days.

FRANCO LEDGER | Oamaru 11 September; suspected pedal bone fracture; veterinary clearance required.

DEVIL MAY CARE | Oamaru 11 September; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance including ECG required.


Protest

SOUTHLAND REFLECTOR | Waikato 8 September; lapped on; relegated from 2nd to 3rd.


Greyhounds


Trainer /Handler Penalties

S & C Blackburn | Palmerston North 5 September; scratched runner without valid reason; fined $150.

J McInerney | Christchurch 9 September; weight offence; fined $100.

C Roberts | Christchurch 9 September; failed to provide a catcher; fined $50.


Dog Actions/Penalties

HOTTIE DOTTIE | Christchurch 6 September; marred another runner (second offence); stood down for 3 months and must complete trial.

SMASH LILLY | Christchurch 6 September; turned in boxes (second offence); stood down for 7 days and must complete box trial (subsequently completed on 9 September).