NEWS IN BRIEF | 1 July 2013

posted Jun 30, 2013, 1:31 PM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Jun 30, 2013, 1:31 PM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

D Turner | Rotorua 24 June; medical clearance required (subsequently received on 27 June).

T Thornton | Stratford 27 June; failed to ride mount to line; suspended 4-24 July inclusive.

D Prastiyou | Waimate 28 June; careless riding; suspended 6-12 July inclusive.

M Cameron | Whangarei 29 June; careless riding; suspended 7-12 July inclusive.

S Spratt | Whangarei 29 June; excessive use of whip; suspended 7-15 July inclusive.

M Cameron | Whangarei 29 June; excessive use of whip; fined $150.

C Dell | Whangarei 29 June; excessive use of whip; fined $225.

D Turner | Hawke’s Bay 29 June; failed to make weight; suspended 7-13 July inclusive.

S Pashai | Hawke’s Bay 29 June; incompetent riding; suspended 2 July - 12 August inclusive.


Trainer Penalties

M Oulaghan | Stratford 27 June; late declaration of rider; fined $50.

S Cameron | Whangarei 29 June; incorrect gear; fined $50.

P Nelson | Hawke’s Bay 29 June (from Te Aroha 19 June); incorrect gear; fined $50.


Horse Penalties/Actions

SKAI RULER | Whakatane 26 June; irregular heart beat; veterinary clearance required.

TALOS | Whakatane 26 June; cardiac arrhythmia; veterinary clearance including ECG after trial required.

BORRACK | Hawke’s Bay 29 June; lame left foreleg; veterinary clearance required.


Harness


Driver Penalties

S Lawson | Cambridge 27 June; careless driving; fined $350.

P Wallace | Rangiora 30 June; drove with foot out of sulky footrest; suspended 1-28 July inclusive.


Trainer Penalty

L McCormick & C Kentish | Rangiora 30 June; failed to affix gear so as not to come adrift; fined $100.


Horse Penalties/Actions

GREAT BARRIER | Cambridge 27 June; broke in running; stood down for 14 days.

JUST ANOTHER DREAM | Forbury Park 28 June; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

MINA HARDY | Rangiora 30 June; broke and fell injuring a knee; must complete trial and veterinary clearance required.

GOOD TOGO WASHINGTON | Rangiora 30 June; late scratching after found to be lame in preliminary; veterinary clearance required.

MY ENTOURAGE | Rangiora 30 June; broke in score up causing false start; must complete trial.


Protests

HIGH SOCIETY GAL | Cambridge 27 June; caused interference; relegated from 4th to 7th.

BROOKBY BLUE | Auckland 28 June; excessive galloping in home straight; disqualified from 4th.


Greyhounds


Trainer Penalty

A Joyce & M May | Christchurch 27 June; weight offence; fined $100.


Dog Penalty

PATS ALL ROUND | Auckland 30 June; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.