NEWS IN BRIEF | 22 September 2014

posted Sep 21, 2014, 2:14 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Sep 21, 2014, 2:14 AM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

D Nolan | Avondale 17 September; excessive use of whip; fined $150.

A Schwerin | Avondale 17 September; excessive use of whip; fined $150.

K Myers | Taupo 19 September; careless riding; suspended 25 September - 2 October inclusive.

A Taylor | Taupo 19 September; failed to make weight; fined $100.

J Parkes | Hawke’s Bay 20 September; excessive use of whip; fined $400.

B Lammas | Hawke’s Bay 20 September; failed to make weight; fined $200.

J Chong | Canterbury 20 September; excessive use of whip; fined $200.


Trainer Penalties

B Tapper | Gore 18 September; incorrect saddlecloth; fined $50.

M Murdoch | Taupo 19 September; incorrect gear; fined $50.

J & K Parsons | Canterbury 20 September; incorrect gear; fined $50.

B Gliddon | Canterbury 20 September; incorrect saddlecloth; fined $50.


Horse Actions/Penalties

LIBERARE | Taupo 19 September; lame left foreleg; veterinary clearance required.

RIBBONY ROSE | Counties 20 September; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

CASINO | Hawke’s Bay 20 September; late scratching after refusing to load; must complete barrier trial.

SUPREMO | Canterbury 20 September; bled; stood down for 3 months.


Protests

ARIBASAN | Hawke’s Bay 20 September; denied a fair start; declared a non-runner.

TIGGER TAHNEE | Hawke’s Bay 20 September; denied a fair start; declared a non-runner.

KAPSBOY | Hawke’s Bay 20 September; denied a fair start; declared a non-runner.

TYNE COT | Hawke’s Bay 20 September; denied a fair start; declared a non-runner.


Harness


Driver Penalties

B Negus | Rangiora 18 September; failed to activate gear; fined $100.

D Ferguson | Auckland 19 September; excessive use of whip; suspended 26 September - 10 October inclusive.

A Armour | Invercargill 19 September; medical clearance required.


Trainer Penalties

K Chapman | Rangiora 18 September; incorrect gear; fined $100.

R Holmes | Rangiora 18 September; incorrect gear; fined $100.

M Cations | Methven 21 September; incorrect gear; fined $100.


Horse Penalties

AVERIL’S QUEST | Auckland 19 September; late scratching after found to be lame in right foreleg in preliminary; veterinary clearance required.

REMISS | Methven 21 September; broke in running and checked runners; must complete trial.


Greyhounds


Trainer/Handler Penalties

J Goode | Christchurch 16 September; late to kennel dog; fined $50.

J McInerney | Wanganui 17 September; weight offence; fined $100.

C Roberts | Christchurch 18 September (from 12 September); presented incorrect dog at kennelling; fined $350.

J Dunn | Christchurch 19 September; failed to catch as arranged; fined $50.


Dog Penalties

BIGTIME DEAL | Wanganui 17 September; marred another runner; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

VEE MAN SPARKY | Wanganui 17 September; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

KINLOCH POWER | Christchurch 19 September; turned in boxes; must complete box trial.