News in Brief | 14 June 2011

posted Jun 13, 2011, 9:43 PM by Concussion Testing   [ updated Aug 9, 2011, 7:43 PM ]

GREYHOUND

B A Johnston | Post Race Irregularity | An irregularity in the urine sample of IMPERATIVE trained
by B A Johnston is being investigated by the RIU.

N P Green |  The hearing in regards to the swab irregularity of SIPPIN TEQUILA trained by N P Green will be heard in Auckland on Friday 24 June 2011.

THOROUGHBRED

D Oakden | Suspended from 19 June to 14 July inclusive attempting to weigh out without stirrup irons and leathers in Race 1 at the Otago RC meeting on Sunday 12 June.  With no other rider available D Oakden was permitted to ride at 2.5kg overweight but was in addition fined $100 on a separate charge of failing to make the contracted weight for the horse KERRY DANCE.

HARNESS

Suspended Driver

M Paris | Cambridge-Te Awamutu TC 7 June;  Incompetent Driving – Suspended up to and including 29 July 2011.

Protests

TOM AND GRACE | Forbury Park TC 9 June; Breaking Horse Regulations – disqualified from third placing.

LLEYTON H | Auckland TC 10 June; Breaking Horse Regulations – disqualified from fourth placing.