NEWS IN BRIEF | Week Ending 10 June 2018

posted Jun 10, 2018, 2:42 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Jun 12, 2018, 8:55 PM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

K Chowdhoory | Avondale 4 June; excessive use of whip; suspended 10-27 June inclusive.

M Cameron | Avondale 4 June; careless riding; suspended 10-16 June inclusive.

M McNab | Avondale 4 June; failed to make weight (2 charges); fined $100.

R Elliot | Avondale 4 June; medical clearance required (subsequently received on 7 June).

C Lammas | Avondale 4 June; medical clearance required (subsequently received on 10 June).

O Bosson | Avondale 4 June; medical clearance required.

C Johnson | Canterbury 6 June; careless riding; suspended 11-21 June inclusive.

T Moseley | Canterbury 6 June; careless riding; suspended 11-20 June inclusive.

W Pinn | Taranaki 7 June; failed to ride mount to finish; suspended 15-27 June inclusive.

R Norvall | Waikato 9 June; failed to ride mount to finish; suspended 10-27 June inclusive.

M McNelis | Wellington 9 June; careless riding; suspended 10-17 June inclusive.

J Lowry | Waimate 10 June; medical clearance required.


Harness


Driver Penalties

D Reardon | Invercargill 4 June; careless driving; suspended 5-21 June inclusive.

M Williamson | Invercargill 4 June; careless driving; fined $350.

G Martin | Waikato Bay of Plenty 7 June; breach of push out rule; fined $400.

G Noakes | Auckland 8 June; use of whip; fined $200.

G Hunt | Nelson 8 June; medical clearance required.

G Lee | Invercargill 21 April (heard Invercargill 9 June); failed to drive horse out to finish; suspended 10-28 June inclusive.

S Walkinshaw | Invercargill 9 June; use of whip; fined $200.

B Williamson | Invercargill 9 June; use of whip; fined $200.

K Barclay | Invercargill 9 June; drove with foot out of sulky footrest; fined $100.

C Ferguson | Invercargill 9 June; use of whip; fined $200.

S Ottley | Nelson 10 June; use of whip; fined $400.

P Davis | Nelson 10 June; use of whip; fined $200.


Trainer Penalties

D Butcher | Auckland 8 June; colour fee; fined $25.

L Prendergast | Nelson 8 June; incorrect gear; fined $100.


Horse Actions/Penalties

BANNER OF ART | Waikato Bay of Plenty 7 June; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

TUAPEKA TRICK | Nelson 8 June; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

TACT MIESHA | Invercargill 9 June; broke in running; must complete trial.

MY AMOUR | Invercargill 9 June; broke in running and proved uncontrollable; must complete trial.

BROADWAY BANNER | Invercargill 9 June; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance required.

VALLEY STAR | Nelson 10 June; inflammation of upper airways; veterinary clearance required.

KIEL | Nelson 10 June; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

LIKE YA MORE | Nelson 10 June; caused delay at start; must complete standing start trial.


Protests

BEG FOR CHEVRON | Auckland 8 June; excessive galloping in home straight; disqualified from 4th.

GEORGE | Auckland 8 June; excessive galloping during race; disqualified from 5th.


Greyhounds


Trainer/Handler Penalties

C Roberts | Ashburton 4 June; late to kennel runners; fined $50.

B Dann | Ashburton 4 June; failed to catch runner as arranged; fined $50.

B Hunt | Wanganui 6 June; failed to present papers; fined $50.

L Doody | Wanganui 6 June; failed to present papers; fined $50.

J McInerney | Wanganui 6 June; nominated runner to race on consecutive days; fined $100.

C Roberts | Christchurch 8 June; nominated runner to race on consecutive days; fined $100.


Dog Penalties

BAD | Auckland 4 June; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

DYNA MONTY | Southland 5 June; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

TEESHA | Waikato 7 June; turned in boxes; must complete box trial.

RAIN AND TEARS | Wanganui 8 June; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

REPLICA CASINO | Christchurch 8 June; marred another runner (2nd offence); stood down for 3 months and must complete trial.


Protests

SNOOPY’S HERO | Auckland 4 June; started from incorrect box; declared a non runner.

KING SHAQ | Auckland 4 June; started from incorrect box; declared a non runner.