NEWS IN BRIEF | 24 November 2014

posted Nov 23, 2014, 10:19 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Nov 23, 2014, 10:19 AM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

J Morris | Southland 20 November; careless riding; suspended 21-30 November inclusive.

M Coleman | Counties 22 November; careless riding; suspended 27 November - 3 December inclusive.

B Lammas | Rangitikei 22 November; failed to make weight; fined $250.

M Chui | Cambridge 23 November; failed to ride mount to finish; suspended 27 November - 17 December inclusive.

D Nolan | Cambridge 23 November; excessive use of whip; fined $275.


Trainer Penalties

D Hutton | Southland 20 November; incorrect saddlecloth; fined $50.

N Tiley | Counties 22 November; incorrect gear; fined $50.

M Oulaghan | Rangitikei 22 November; late notification of rider; fined $50.


Horse Actions/Penalties

WILD ABOUT ME | Southland 20 November; sore knee; veterinary clearance required.

WHEELER FORTUNE | Taranaki 21 November; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

CAILEAG | Counties 22 November; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

MOOCHI ME | Counties 22 November; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

HANNIBAL LECTER | Cambridge 23 November; late scratching after failing to enter barrier; must complete trial.

MISS ELEGANTE | Cambridge 23 November; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

LONELY BOY | Cambridge 23 November; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.


Protest

PUSSY O’REILLY | Counties 22 November; denied a fair start; declared a non-runner.


Harness


Driver Penalties

T Chmiel | Forbury Park 20 November (heard 22 November); improper driving; suspended 24-28 November inclusive and fined $100.

D Alexander | Franklin 21 November; failed to maintain barrier position; fined $200.

S Golding | Banks Peninsula 22 November; excessive use of whip; fined $250.

M Neilson | Banks Peninsula 22 November; excessive use of whip; fined $200.

K Manning | Invercargill 22 November; excessive use of whip; fined $200.


Horse Penalties

DALNESS XCHANGE | Rangiora Trials 17 November; bled; stood down for 30 days and must complete trial.

IL PARATA | Franklin 21 November; soreness near hind leg; veterinary clearance required.

GLENDEVON | Timaru 22 November; refused to move away at start; must complete mobile trial.


Protests

FORTUNATELY | Banks Peninsula 23 November; excessive galloping in running; disqualified from 3rd.

LOVE THE MOMENT | Invercargill 23 November; lapped on; relegated from 2nd to 4th.


Greyhounds


Trainer/Handler Penalty

D Kettlewell & N Phillips | Wanganui 21 November; weight offence; fined $100.


Dog Penalty

CAWBOURNE KITT | Christchurch 22 November; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.