News in Brief

06 December 2020


Thoroughbred

Rider Penalties

J Kamaruddin | Rotorua 2 December; excessive use of whip; fined $300.

B May | Rotorua 2 December; careless riding; suspended 3-20 December inclusive.

M Hudson | Taranaki 3 December; medical clearance required.

J Waddell | Non raceday dated 3 December 2020; failed to supply sample for drug testing; disqualified 17 September 2020 - 16 July 2022 inclusive with costs of $400 to JCA.

B Murray | North Canterbury 4 December; excessive use of whip; suspended 5-23 December inclusive.

L Callaway | North Canterbury 4 December; careless riding; suspended 5-23 December inclusive.

J Lowry | North Canterbury 4 December; excessive use of whip; fined $500.

K Asano | Auckland 5 December; careless riding; suspended 10-23 December inclusive.

Horse Penalties

SKY HI RAHTWO | Taranaki 3 December; flexor tendon injury; veterinary clearance required.

FIVE SHILLINGS | Taranaki 3 December; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

ELLE MAKFI | North Canterbury 4 December; late scratching when found to be lame in right foreleg; veterinary clearance required.

VASILIKI | North Canterbury 4 December; lost chance at start; must complete trial.

STILL SINGLE | Auckland 5 December; bucked and took no part in race; must complete trial.

FREE TO SHINE | Wellington 5 December; cardiac arrhythmia; veterinary clearance required.

Protest

TE AKAU CALIBURN | Auckland 5 December; rider weighed in light; disqualified from 10th.


Harness

Driver Penalty

J Dunn | Timaru 5 December; careless driving; fined $200.

Trainer Penalties

H Habraken | Non raceday dated 12 November; misconduct; fined $1,250 with costs of $220.50 to RIU and $400 to JCA.

Horse Penalties

IWANADANCEWITSUMBODY | Riverton 3 December; lame near fore leg; veterinary clearance required.

ROCKABELLE | Riverton 3 December; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

TONY THE PONY | Riverton 3 December; lame both hind legs; veterinary clearance required.

LIONEL MESSI | Waikato Bay of Plenty 3 December; slow recovery; veterinary clearance required.

ROCKNGOODTIME | Waikato Bay of Plenty 3 December; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

BET ON STEPH | Waikato Bay of Plenty 3 December; respiratory distress; veterinary clearance required.

SECOND WAVE | Waikato Bay of Plenty 3 December; tied up; veterinary clearance required.

LIFECHANGINGEVENT | Timaru 5 December; bled; stood down for 30 days and must complete trial with veterinary clearance including scope required.

MEGAROCK | Timaru 5 December; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

PAUL’S VERDICT | Timaru 5 December; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

GLACIER COASTER | Akaroa 6 December; bled for 2nd time; stood down for 90 days and must complete trial with veterinary clearance including scope required.

BEEPS | Akaroa 6 December; late scratching after showing unsatisfactory barrier manners prior to start; must complete mobile start trial.

CALL THIS FUN | Akaroa 6 December; broke in running; must complete trial.

Protest

CALL ME TROUBLE | Auckland 4 December; excessive galloping during race; disqualified from 1st.


Greyhounds

Trainer Penalties

T Agent & K Williams | Non raceday dated 26 November; failed to present runner free of prohibited substance; fined $2,250.

C Roberts | Christchurch 4 December; late to kennel runner; fined $50.

T Agent & K Williams | Auckland 6 December; weight offences (2 charges); fined $250.

Dog Penalties

BIG TIME HARRY | Palmerston North 1 December; failed to pursue the lure but found to have serious injury; must complete trial.

BIG TIME EMMI | Wanganui 2 December; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

Protest

FIRECRACKER | Wanganui 23 September; raced with prohibited substance in system; disqualified from 4th.