NEWS IN BRIEF | 16 November 2015

posted Nov 15, 2015, 1:46 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Nov 15, 2015, 1:46 AM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

M McNab | Waipa 10 November; careless riding; suspended 18-20 November inclusive.

S Muniandy | Canterbury 11 November; careless riding; suspended 15-27 November inclusive.

L Magorrian | Dargaville 13 November; attempted to weigh out without body protector; fined $1,400.

J Parkes | Canterbury 14 November; excessive use of whip; fined $700.


Trainer Penalty

M Murdoch | Tauranga 14 November; incorrect gear; fined $50.


Horse Actions/Penalties

GETALONGHOME CINDY | Tauranga 14 November; late scratching after becoming fractious and getting leg caught in barriers; must complete barrier trial.

SOUL SISTA | Tauranga 14 November; stood in barrier and lost chance; must complete barrier trial.

BLACK STOCKINGS | Canterbury 14 November; tendon sheath injury; veterinary clearance required.


Harness


Driver Penalties

R May | NZ Metropolitan 10 November; careless driving; suspended 14-26 November inclusive.

K Manning | NZ Metropolitan 10 November; excessive use of whip; suspended 14-28 November and fined $1,000.

G O’Reilly | Ashburton 12 November; careless driving; fined $400.

S O’Brien | Ashburton 12 November; failed to activate gear; fined $100.

L Chin | Auckland 13 November; excessive use of whip; fined $400.

C DeFilippi | NZ Metropolitan 13 November; careless driving; suspended 14-22 November inclusive.

S Golding | NZ Metropolitan 13 November; careless driving; suspended 14-22 November inclusive.

T Vince | Waikato 15 November; careless driving; fined $200.

T Vince | Waikato 15 November; dropped foot from sulky rest; fined $100.

A Beck | Wyndham 15 November; careless driving; fined $400.


Trainer Penalties

J & J Dickie | NZ Metropolitan 10 November; incorrect gear; fined $100.

J Dunn | NZ Metropolitan 10 November; incorrect gear; fined $100.

S Doody | Ashburton 12 November; failed to report a condition that may have affected a horse’s performance; fined $400.

T Vince | Waikato 15 November; failed to apply gear correctly; fined $100.


Horse Actions/Penalties

BETTOR BE A LADY | Ashburton 12 November; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance including ECG required.

LOVETODREAM | NZ Metropolitan 13 November; hung badly throughout; veterinary clearance required.


Protests

SHEEMON | NZ Metropolitan 10 November; excessive galloping during race; disqualified from 5th.

SUPERFECTA | NZ Metropolitan 13 November; excessive galloping in home straight; disqualified from 5th.


Greyhounds


Trainer Penalty

J McInerney | Palmerston North 9 November; weight offence; fined $100.