NEWS IN BRIEF | 18 June 2012

posted Jun 17, 2012, 8:40 PM by Rick Quirk
Thoroughbred

Rider Penalties/Actions
M Coleman | Auckland 16 June; careless riding; suspended 24 June - 2 July inclusive.
S Doyle | Manawatu 16 June; careless riding; suspended 17 - 23 June inclusive.

Trainer Penalties
Nil.

Horse Actions
ALDERNEY | Te Aroha 13 June; fell; vet cert of fitness required.
HADLOW | Sth Canterbury 15 June; lame left foreleg; vet cert of fitness required.
CAPO | Auckland 16 June; relegated 2nd to 3rd after causing interference.
PRINCE OF WALES | Auckland 16 June; relegated 2nd to 4th after causing interference.

Harness  

Driver Penalties
M Edmonds | Adjourned from Nelson 10 June; excessive use of whip; fined $200.
S Trotter | Nelson 12 June; dropped foot from sulky foot rest; fined $100.
D Larkins | Forbury Park 14 June; careless driving; fined $225.

Trainer Penalties
J Howe | Nelson 12 June; late driver notification; fined $50.
P Williamson | Forbury 14 June; incorrect gear; fined $100.
T Hall | Auckland 15 June; late gear notification; fined $50.

Protest
JOHN JOSEPH | Auckland 15 June; disqualified from 4th; galloped excessively home straight.

Horse Penalties/Actions
KUSADASI | Nelson 12 June; veterinary clearance required; lame.
AROMEA FALCON | Nelson 12 June; stood down for 1 trial; racing manners.
KOTARE KANO | Nelson 12 June; stood down for 1 trial; racing manners.
AJS SIRTINTEE | Nelson 12 June; stood down for 1 trial; barrier manners.
DUSKY WISHES | Nelson 12 June; stood down for 1 trial; barrier manners.
LILY MAE | Nelson 12 June; stood down for 2 trials; fractious behaviour prior to start.
DONNY WOOD | Forbury 14 June; stood down for 1 trial; poor racing performance.
CLIFTON PRIZE | Forbury 14 June; stood down for 1 trial; racing manners.
MCBOBBY | Auckland 15 June; stood down for 1 trial; racing manners.
 

Greyhounds

Dog penalties
FERAL FOX | Southland 12 June; marring; stood down for 28 days and required to trial.
LICENCE TO CHILL | Waikato 14 June; marring; stood down for 28 days and required to trial.