NEWS IN BRIEF | 23 May 2016

posted May 22, 2016, 2:52 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated May 22, 2016, 2:53 AM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

C Lammas | Hawke’s Bay 19 May; careless riding; suspended 22-29 May inclusive.

N Teeluck | Non raceday dated 12 May; placed bets on Jockey Challenge; fined $2,000.

T Johnson | Non raceday dated 12 May; rode trackwork with prohibited substance in system; suspended 2 May - 16 July inclusive and costs of $187.50.

M McNab | Waikato 21 May; medical clearance required.


Horse Action/Penalty

THE KAIHU KID | Whangarei 18 May; lost chance at start; must complete barrier trial.


Harness


Driver Penalties

J Kriechbaumer | Waikato 5 May (heard Waikato 20 May); incompetent driving; suspended 21 May - 30 November inclusive.

R May | NZ Metropolitan 21 May; drove with foot out of sulky rest; fined $100.


Trainer Penalties

R Green | Waikato 20 May; incorrect gear; fined $100.

J McDermott | NZ Metropolitan 21 May; incorrect gear; fined $100.

T Barron | NZ Metropolitan 21 May; colour fee; fined $25.


Horse Actions/Penalties

JANET’S PASSION | Forbury Park 19 May; bled; stood down for 30 days and must complete trial.

LADYTORO | Waikato 20 May; late scratching when found to be lame; veterinary clearance required.

QUEVERT | NZ Metropolitan 21 May; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance including ECG required.


Protests

FLURRY | Forbury Park 19 May; lapped on; relegated from 3rd to 4th.

SPIRIT OF CHRONOS | Forbury Park 19 May; excessive galloping in home straight; disqualified from 3rd.


Greyhounds


Trainer/Handler Penalty

J McInerney | Christchurch 20 May; failed to produce papers; fined $50.


Dog Penalty

BERRIDALE LAD | Review heard 17 May; suspension of 1 year rescinded.