NEWS IN BRIEF | 22 May 2017

posted May 21, 2017, 1:26 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated May 21, 2017, 1:26 AM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

M Cameron | Waipa 15 May; failed to make weight; fined $100.

A Schwerin | Whangarei 17 May; careless riding; suspended 21-31 May inclusive.

E Farr | Whangarei 17 May; failed to make weight; fined $300.

C Price | Otaki-Maori 18 May; unnecessary use of whip; fined $300.

M McNab | Waikato 20 May; failed to make weight; fined $300.


Trainer Penalties

S & E Clotworthy | Whangarei 17 May; late rider declaration; fined $50.

J McKay | Whangarei 17 May; late rider declaration; fined $50.

K & L Rae & K Williams | Whangarei 17 May; incorrect gear; fined $50.

N Tanner | Whangarei 17 May; incorrect saddlecloth; fined $50.


Horse Actions/Penalties

MR MOR | Waikato 20 May; laceration to leg; veterinary clearance required.

LIGHT SHADOW | Waikato 20 May; very slow to begin; must complete barrier trial.

SECOND INNINGS | Rangitikei 20 May; flexor tendon injury; veterinary clearance required.

REGALO REAAL | Riverton 21 May; tendon injury; veterinary clearance required.


Harness


Driver Penalties

M McKendry | Waikato 18 May; late on to track; fined $200.

N Williamson | Oamaru 21 May; excessive use of whip; suspended 22 May - 1 June inclusive and fined $300.

J Markham | Oamaru 21 May; excessive use of whip; fined $300.


Trainer Penalties

C Dalgety | Non raceday heard 1 May; failed to produce runners free of prohibited substance in system (5 charges); fined $32,000 plus costs of $2,000 to JCA.

I Brownlee | Waikato 18 May; incorrect gear; fined $100.

S Telfer & C Garlick | Waikato 18 May; incorrect gear; fined $100.

R MacKenzie | Waikato 18 May; incorrect gear; fined $100.


Horse Actions/Penalties

PAT CAMPBELL | NZ Metropolitan 19 May; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance including ECG required.

REKLAW’S GEM | NZ Metropolitan 19 May; broke at start; must complete mobile start trial.

JUICE BROGDEN | NZ Metropolitan 19 May; laceration to coronary band; veterinary clearance required.

SANTANNA’S ROCKET | Invercargill 20 May; elevated heart rate; veterinary clearance required.


Protests

LINTON SHARD | Timaru 19 November; raced with prohibited substance in system; disqualified from 1st.

BENCHMARK | Timaru 19 November; raced with prohibited substance in system; disqualified from 1st.

FATIMA SIAD | Timaru 19 November; raced with prohibited substance in system; disqualified from 1st.

RAUKAPUKA RULER | NZ Metropolitan 16 December; raced with prohibited substance in system; disqualified from 1st.

FATIMA SIAD | Banks Peninsula 29 December; raced with prohibited substance in system; disqualified from 7th.

KISSMEIMLOADED | NZ Metropolitan 19 May; excessive galloping during race; disqualified from 5th.

SVELT | Invercargill 20 May; started from incorrect position; declared a non runner.


Greyhounds


Dog Action/Penalty

APRICITY | Wanganui 17 May; marred another runner; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.