News in Brief

18 October 2020


Thoroughbred

Rider Penalties

A Goindasamy | Tauranga 14 October; careless riding; suspended 22-29 October inclusive.

O Bosson | Tauranga 14 October; excessive use of whip; suspended 22-28 October inclusive.

C Grylls | Tauranga 14 October; failed to make weight; fined $100.

T Johnson | Otaki-Maori 15 October; excessive use of whip; fined $100.

E Farr | Otaki-Maori 15 October; excessive use of whip; fined $100.

K Macnab | Otaki-Maori 15 October; excessive use of whip; fined $100.

B Donoghue | Otaki-Maori 15 October; excessive use of whip; fined $100.

R Bishop | Otaki-Maori 15 October; failed to make weight; fined $200.

K Mudhoo | Otago 16 October; failed to make weight; fined $100.

Y Chew | Otago 16 October; careless riding; suspended 19-24 October inclusive.

B Lammas | Auckland 17 October; failed to make weight; suspended 18 October - 1 November inclusive and fined $300.

K Asano | Auckland 17 October; careless riding; suspended 25-31 October inclusive.

L Satherley | Auckland 17 October; careless riding; suspended 25-29 October inclusive.

S Spratt | Auckland 17 October; medical clearance required.

C Dell | Auckland 17 October; medical clearance required.

N Downs | Auckland 17 October; medical clearance required.

E Farr | Auckland 17 October; medical clearance required.

R Bishop | Hawke’s Bay 17 October; medical clearance required.

S Toolooa | Ashburton 18 October; careless riding; suspended 25-31 October inclusive.

J Laking | Ashburton 18 October; medical clearance required.

Trainer Penalties

P McKenzie | Non raceday dated 12 October; failed to present runner free of prohibited substance (2 charges); fined $12,000 with costs of $12,500 to RIU and $10,000 to JCA.

N Bishara | Tauranga 14 October; incorrect saddlecloth; fined $50.

P Gerard | Auckland 17 October; incorrect gear; fined $50.

Horse Penalties

CHANDLER | Tauranga 14 October; late scratching after rearing over backwards in barrier; must complete trial.

JENNY KRAIG | Tauranga 14 October; late scratching after escaping under front of barrier; must complete trial.

PRIZE TART | Otaki-Maori 15 October; late scratching on veterinary advice; must complete trial.

EASY PEASY | Otaki-Maori 15 October; stood in gate; must complete trial.

MR INTELLIGENCE | Otago 16 October; tendon injury; veterinary clearance required.

BRAWLER | Auckland 17 October; lame right front leg; veterinary clearance required.

SOUTHERN COOL | Auckland 17 October; lame right front leg; veterinary clearance required.

WISE MAN SAY | Auckland 17 October; lame left front leg; veterinary clearance required.

ROCKET FUEL | Auckland 17 October; late scratching after becoming cast in barrier; must complete trial.

MISHKA | Hawke’s Bay 17 October; suspensory injury; veterinary clearance required.

ZOLTAN | Ashburton 18 October; muscle soreness; veterinary clearance required.

Protest

SWEET HUNTER | Tauranga 14 October; caused interference; relegated from 1st to 2nd.


Harness

Driver Penalties

A Temu | Waikato Bay of Plenty 15 October; drove in a manner capable of diminishing chances; suspended 16 October - 3 December inclusive.

F Phelan | Waikato Bay of Plenty 15 October; use of whip; fined $200.

Trainer Penalties

R Villiger | Waikato Bay of Plenty 15 October; late gear notification; fined $50.

L Bond | Wairio 15 October; incorrect gear; fined $100.

H Hunter | Wairio 15 October; failed to affix gear so as not to come adrift; fined $100.

G Court | Oamaru 18 October; incorrect gear; fined $100.

Horse Penalties

MAJESTIC STRIDE | Waikato Bay of Plenty 15 October; broke in running; must complete trial.

MIDFREW LUISIANABEAU | NZ Metropolitan 16 October; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

RANDOM SPUR | Oamaru 18 October; broke in running; must complete trial.

DEBORAHS GEM | Oamaru 18 October; late scratching after having blood in a nostril; veterinary clearance required.

MISS IMPRESSION | Oamaru 18 October; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

Protests

ZAMBIA | Wairio 15 October; caused interference; relegated from 2nd to 4th.

MAJESTIC LAVROS | NZ Metropolitan 16 October; lapped on; relegated from 1st to 3rd.

PRINCE TEKA | NZ Metropolitan 16 October; denied a fair start; declared a non runner.

NAVARA | NZ Metropolitan 16 October; denied a fair start; declared a non runner.

ONE OVER DOVER | Oamaru 18 October; excessive galloping in home straight; disqualified from 5th.


Greyhounds

Dog Penalty

MURMUR | Palmerston North 13 October; failed to pursue the lure but found to have serious injury; must complete trial.