NEWS IN BRIEF | 20 April 2015

posted Apr 19, 2015, 2:48 AM by Shane Renault   [ updated Apr 19, 2015, 2:49 AM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

L Maggorian | Rotorua 15 April; medical clearance required.

J Shackleton | Woodville 16 April; careless riding; suspended 24 April - 7 May inclusive.

N Teeluck | Hawkes Bay 18 April; excessive use of whip; fined $500.

R Hutchings | Auckland 18 April; careless riding; suspended 26 April - 1 May inclusive.

O Bosson | Auckland 18 April; medical clearance required.


Horse Actions/Penalties

LULU | Rotorua 15 April; respiratory distress; veterinary clearance required.

DUMONT | Woodville 16 April; lame in hind leg; veterinary clearance required.

BELLA MOSSA | Dargaville 17 April; began awkwardly; must barrier trial.

HANDSOME WARRIOR | Dargaville 17 April; lame in front leg; veterinary clearance required.

ATTIVAREE | Hawkes Bay 18 April; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

SHADES OF GREY | Hawkes Bay 18 April; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

SUGGEST GOLD | Hawkes Bay 18 April; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

STARS IN ALIGN | Auckland 18 April; tendon injury; veterinary clearance required.

FAST DRAGON | Auckland 18 April; wind affliction; veterinary clearance required.

RAY’S GIRL | Auckland 18 April; cardiac arrhythmia; veterinary clearance required.


Protest

DOING TIME | Woodville 16 April; caused interference; relegated from 2nd to 3rd.


Harness


Driver Penalties

D Dunn | Auckland 17 April; excessive use of whip; fined $325.

R Sissons | Rangiora 19 April; failed to secure sulky seat; fined $100.

I Schwamm | Rangiora 19 April; careless driving; fined $300.


Trainer Penalties

M Fuller | Manawatu 14 April; incorrect gear; fined $100.

A Stuart | Manawatu 14 April; incorrect gear; fined $100.

S Doody | Manawatu 14 April; incorrect saddlecloth; fined $100.

A Pyers | Manawatu 16 April; late scratching with insufficient reason; fined $200.

R Dunn | Auckland 17 April; incorrect saddlecloth; fined $100.

M Purdon & N Rasmussen | Auckland 17 April; colour fee; fined $25.

A Stuart | Rangiora 19 April; late gear notification; fined $50.

A Hutton | Rangiora 19 April; presented horse with shoes in poor condition; fined $100.


Horse Actions/Penalties

CLOVER DON | NZ Metropolitan 15 April; stood on mark; must complete trial.

BEAUDIENE CLEMINTYNE | Winton 19 April; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance required.


Protest

I GOT RHYTHM | Auckland 17 April; broke in running; disqualified from 5th place.


Greyhounds


Trainer/Handler Penalties

J McInerney | Palmerston North 13 April; negligent in accepting dog to race at two meetings on same day; fined $100.

B Healey | Otago 14 April; weight offence; fined $100.

J McInerney | Wanganui 15 April; weight offence; fined $100.

K McInerney | Christchurch 9 April (heard 16 April); negligent when presenting dog with wrong number; fined $100.

B Goldsack & S Denby | Wanganui 17 April; weight offence; fined $100.


Dog Penalties

FOR YOU SPIDER | Wanganui 15 April; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.