NEWS IN BRIEF | 19 June 2017

posted Jun 18, 2017, 3:05 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Jun 18, 2017, 3:05 AM ]

Thoroughbred


 

Rider Penalties

M Cameron | Whakatane 14 June; excessive use of whip; fined $300.

D Jensen | Wanganui 15 June; medical clearance required.

C Barnes | South Canterbury 16 June; careless riding; suspended 23-30 June inclusive.

S Wynne | South Canterbury 16 June; excessive use of whip; suspended 17-23 June inclusive.

G Bourke | South Canterbury 16 June; medical clearance required.

L Innes | Whangarei 17 June; careless riding; suspended 19-25 June inclusive.

D Danis | Whangarei 17 June; excessive use of whip; fined $350.

R Hannam | Manawatu 17 June; excessive use of whip; suspended 18-24 June inclusive.

D Turner | Manawatu 17 June; failed to make weight; fined $300.

E Goodinson | Manawatu 17 June; medical clearance required.

A Jones | Waipa 18 June; careless riding; suspended 25 June - 5 July inclusive.

 

Trainer Penalties

K Myers | South Canterbury 16 June; failed to scratch by required time; fined $100.

T Pike | Whangarei 17 June; late rider declaration; fined $50.

 

Horse Actions/Penalties

ADDITUP | South Canterbury 16 June; haematoma on thorax; veterinary clearance required.

ROBIN CHARLES | South Canterbury 16 June; bled; stood down for 3 months.

CHICO RIO | Manawatu 17 June; bled for second time; ineligible to race in New Zealand.

IL ROSSO | Waipa 18 June; refused to leave barrier; must complete barrier trial.

AMACHI | Waipa 18 June; late scratching after escaping at barrier; must complete barrier trial.

 

Harness

 

Driver Penalties

J Cox | Forbury Park 15 June; excessive use of whip; suspended 26 June - 6 July inclusive.

C Sharpe | Waikato 16 June; failed to take all reasonable and permissible measures; suspended 17 June - 19 October inclusive.

C Wigg | Waikato 16 June; careless driving; fined $300.

M Edmonds | NZ Metropolitan 16 June; excessive use of whip; suspended 17 June - 2 July inclusive.

 

Trainer Penalties

G Anderson | NZ Metropolitan 16 June; late driver notification; fined $50.

B Hill | Oamaru 18 June; incorrect gear; fined $100.

 

Horse Actions/Penalties

FLEUR GALLEON | Forbury Park 15 June; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

ROYAL WILLIE | Waikato 16 June; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance required.

ELITE EXCUSE | NZ Metropolitan 16 June; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

LEMOND | NZ Metropolitan 16 June; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance required.

DYING TO SEE YOU | Oamaru 18 June; elevated heart rate; veterinary clearance required.

OCH AYE THE NOO | Oamaru 18 June; abrasions to off fore pastern; veterinary clearance required.

MISSINMEMATE | Oamaru 18 June; broke in running; must complete trial.

 

Protest

NOBLE GAMBLE | Forbury Park 15 June; excessive galloping during race; disqualified from 3rd.

 

Greyhounds

 

Trainer/Handler Penalties

R Casey | Christchurch 15 June; failed to catch runner as arranged; fined $50.

A McCook & J Jopson | Christchurch 15 June; weight offence; fined $100.

 

Dog Penalties

VEE VEERY GOOD | Wanganui 13 June; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

SOZIN’S MINX | Christchurch 15 June; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

 

General

Race 3 at the Wanganui GRC meeting of 14 June was abandoned after the lids opened prematurely.