NEWS IN BRIEF | 17 November 2014

posted Nov 16, 2014, 1:48 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Nov 16, 2014, 1:48 AM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

D Johnson | Waikato 8 November (heard 12 November); careless riding; suspended 13-21 November inclusive.

A Schwerin | Dargaville 14 November; careless riding; suspended 16-23 November inclusive.

S McKay | Dargaville 14 November; careless riding; suspended 22-27 November inclusive.

R Smyth | Dargaville 14 November; careless riding; suspended 16-27 November inclusive.

L Satherley | Tauranga 15 November; careless riding; suspended 23-28 November inclusive.

M Hills | Canterbury 15 November; excessive use of whip; fined $300.

M Du Plessis | Canterbury 15 November; broke riding engagement; fined $250.


Trainer Penalties

D Guy | Matamata 12 November; incorrect gear; fined $50.

L Vaughan | Canterbury 12 November; rode trackwork without wearing a body protector; fined $300.

D Waddell | Dargaville 14 November; incorrect gear; fined $50.

B Foote | Tauranga 15 November; incorrect gear; fined $50.


Horse Actions/Penalties

SHROUD | Canterbury 12 November; bled; stood down for 3 months.

JAGGARD | Canterbury 12 November; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

SURVIVED | Tauranga 15 November; lame right hind leg; veterinary clearance required.


Harness


Driver Penalties

A Clark | NZ Metropolitan 11 November; breach of Push Out Rule; fined $300.

S Ottley | Ashburton 13 November; excessive use of whip; fined $200.

D McGowan | Auckland 14 November; contacted track markers; fined $150.


Trainer Penalties

R Dunn | NZ Metropolitan 11 November; incorrect gear; fined $100.

J McDermott | Ashburton 13 November; incorrect gear; fined $100.

A Beck | NZ Metropolitan 14 November; incorrect gear; fined $100.


Horse Penalty

DROVER’S EYRE | Ashburton 13 November; broke at start; must complete trial.


Protest

MISSDEBONAIR | Waikato 16 November; caused interference; disqualified from 2nd.


Greyhounds


Trainer/Handler Penalties

T Patton | Waikato 25 September (heard 6 November); presented runner with prohibited substance; fined $1,400.

B Cairns | Christchurch 14 November; failed to catch runner as arranged; fined $50.


Dog Penalty

GOODTIME ALLANAH | Wanganui 12 November; turned in boxes; must complete box trial.


Protest

VALAIN’S FLYER | Waikato 25 September; raced with prohibited substance; disqualified from 7th.