News in Brief

14 June 2020


Thoroughbred

Rider Penalty

B Morgenrood | Non raceday dated 9 June; various serious racing offences; disqualified for life.


Harness

Driver Penalties

M Anderson | NZ Metropolitan 7 June (heard NZ Metropolitan 12 June); use of whip; suspended 20-26 June inclusive.

D Butt | NZ Metropolitan 12 June; use of whip; fined $500.

C Ferguson | Invercargill 13 June; use of whip; fined $200.

P Hunter | Invercargill 13 June; use of whip; fined $200.

Horse Penalties

STUN GUN | NZ Metropolitan 12 June; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

ALEXIS ROCKET | Invercargill 13 June; bucked and lost chance; must complete trial.



Greyhounds

Trainer/Handler Penalty

R Wales | Christchurch 8 June; weight offence; fined $100.

Dog Penalties

OH MISS JORDIE | Wanganui 10 June; marring; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

LITTLE MERMAID | Auckland 14 June; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.

General

Race 11 at the Auckland GRC meeting of 14 June was declared a no race after the lure broke down during the running.