NEWS IN BRIEF 23 September 2013

posted Sep 23, 2013, 5:25 PM by Shane Renault   [ updated Sep 30, 2013, 3:44 AM ]
Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

O Bosson | Avondale 16 September; medical clearance required.

M Cameron | Avondale 16 September; excessive use of whip; fined $250.

D Prastiyou | Winton 18 September; careless riding; suspended 19-27 September inclusive.

R Doherty | Winton 18 September; careless riding; suspended 22-28 September inclusive.

J Oliver | Poverty Bay 19 September; careless riding; suspended 23-28 September inclusive.

S Fannin | Rotorua 20 September; excessive use of whip; suspended 21-29 September inclusive and fined $100.

K Peterson | Rotorua 20 September; excessive use of whip; suspended 21-29 September inclusive and fined $100.

T Moseley | Ashburton 13 September; (heard Riccarton 21 September); careless riding; suspended 22-30 September inclusive.

K Myers | Hawke’s Bay 21 September; careless riding; suspended 29 September - 6 October inclusive.

K Chiong | Counties 21 September; excessive use of the whip; fined $250.

P Taylor | Counties 21 September; medical clearance required.


Trainer Penalties

D Crozier | Riccarton 21 September; late declaration of rider; fined $50.

P Lock | Counties 21 September; presented horse with incorrect saddle cloth; fined $50.


Harness


Driver Penalty

M Edmonds | Rangiora 20 September; excessive use of whip; fined $200.


Horse Penalties/Actions

SHIPSHEWANA | Auckland 20 September; atrial fibrillation; veterinary certificate including ECG required.

SUNBIRD FELLA | Auckland 20 September; late scratching after causing two false starts; unruly future mobile starts.

JOGO BONITO | Auckland 20 September; unruly future standing starts.

ZACHARY SMITH | Timaru 22 September; unruly future standing starts.

THE JINJA NINJA | Timaru 22 September; unruly future standing starts.

WINGED WARRIOR | Timaru 22 September; broke in running; must complete trial.

THE BLAZING CONMAN | Timaru 22 September; lame in front leg; veterinary certificate required.


Protests

FILIGREE SHEREE | Timaru 22 September; excessive galloping early stages; disqualified from 4th.

REBMA | Timaru 22 September; excessive galloping home straight; disqualified from 2nd.


General

The Forbury Park TC meeting of 20 September was abandoned due to lack of nominations.

The Rangiora HRC meeting scheduled for 19 September at Addington was postponed until 20 September and transferred to Rangiora due to the state of the Addington track as a result of a burst water main.


Greyhounds


Trainer/Handler Penalty

C Roberts | Christchurch 17 September; scratched dog without valid reason; fined $150.


Dog Penalty

ERENA’S GIRL | Waikato 19 September; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.