NEWS IN BRIEF 18 December 2017

posted Dec 17, 2017, 3:12 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Dec 17, 2017, 3:12 AM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

M Coleman | Auckland 13 December; careless riding; suspended 18-23 December inclusive.

D Turner | Hawke’s Bay 14 December; excessive use of whip; fined $500.

O Bosson | Tauranga 15 December; medical clearance required.

S Muniandy | Otago 15 December; careless riding (2 charges); suspended 19 December - 4 January inclusive.

C Campbell | Otago 15 December; careless riding; suspended 17-22 December inclusive.

H Bennet | Otago 15 December; medical clearance required.

M McNab | Manawatu 16 December; careless riding; suspended 24-28 December inclusive.

A Bohorun | Southland 16 December; incompetent riding; suspended 18 December - 24 January inclusive.

A Collett | Auckland 17 December; slowed pace causing interference; suspended 23-30 December inclusive.


Horse Actions/Penalties

BUFFIT | Hawke’s Bay 14 December; lame left hind leg; veterinary clearance required.

CARRADINE | Tauranga 15 December; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

CASTLE | Otago 15 December; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance including ECG required.

SHE BRINGS JOY | Waikato 16 December; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

REAL FUN | Waikato 16 December; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

LET HER RIP | Waikato 16 December; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

BRUCE ARTHUR | Waikato 16 December; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.


Harness


Driver Penalties

L Chin | Auckland 15 December; careless driving; fined $600.

A Lowe | Forbury Park 26 October (heard 11 December); incompetent driving; suspended 12 December - 11 August 2018 inclusive and fined $1,000.

R Anderson | Rangiora 17 December; failed to maintain straight course in run home; fined $300.

K Larsen | Winton 17 December; careless driving; fined $375.


Trainer Penalties

S Doody | Manawatu 12 December; incorrect gear; fined $100.

P Fensom | Manawatu 12 December; colour fee; fined $25.

R Dunn | Auckland 15 December; incorrect gear; fined $100.


Horse Actions/Penalties

MAJESTIC ONE | Manawatu 12 December; lame near hind leg; veterinary clearance required.

CLIFDEN CLOWERS | Manawatu 14 December; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance required.

DI’Z LUCK | NZ Metropolitan 16 December; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

ROCKNPOP | Rangiora 17 December; broke in running; must complete trial.

SWAMP MAJOR | Winton 17 December; laceration to fetlock; veterinary clearance required.


Greyhounds


Dog Penalties

REPLICA CASINO | Southland 12 December; marred another runner; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

AL’S APPRENTICE | Wanganui 15 December; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

PAT BELLA | Christchurch 15 December; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.