News in Brief

2 May 2021


Thoroughbred

Rider Penalties

D Johnson | Avondale 26 April; careless riding; suspended 2-6 May inclusive and fined $500.

M McNab | Avondale 26 April; careless riding; suspended 2-8 May inclusive and fined $250.

O Bosson | Avondale 26 April; failed to make weight; fined $200.

T Newman | Avondale 26 April; medical clearance required (subsequently received on 28 April).

J Lowry | Otago 29 April; careless riding; suspended 9-15 May inclusive and fined $250.

S McKay | Cambridge 1 May; careless riding; suspended 2-12 May inclusive and fined $400.

B May | Cambridge 1 May; medical clearance required.

L Hemi | Hawke’s Bay 1 May; careless riding; suspended 2-8 May inclusive and fined $250.

M Hudson | Hawke’s Bay 1 May; careless riding; suspended 3-12 May inclusive and fined $250.

L Hemi | Hawke’s Bay 1 May; easing the pace; suspended 9-13 May inclusive.

C Barnes | South Canterbury 2 May; careless riding; suspended 13-16 May inclusive and fined $400.

S Wynne | South Canterbury 2 May; careless riding; suspended 13-20 May inclusive and fined $400.

Trainer Penalties

K Myers | Rotorua 28 April; incorrect saddlecloth; fined $50.

W Hillis | Rotorua 28 April; late rider declaration; fined $50.

L Prendergast | South Canterbury 2 May; incorrect gear; fined $50.

Horse Penalties

DARK SATIN | Avondale 26 April; late scratching after becoming fractious in barrier; must complete trial.

TELLING TALES | Avondale 26 April; late scratching after becoming fractious in barrier; must complete trial and veterinary clearance required.

PICUAL | Rotorua 28 April; cardiac arrhythmia; veterinary clearance required.

FINDING NEMO | Otago 29 April; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

THE KRAKEN | Otago 29 April; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

UPHOLD | Otago 29 April; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

LINCOLN RAIDER | Cambridge 1 May; very slow to jump; must complete trial.

MISTER MOSEY | Cambridge 1 May; cardiac arrhythmia; veterinary clearance required.

AKELA BELLE | Hawke’s Bay 1 May; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

BUCKY | Hawke’s Bay 1 May; coughing after race; veterinary clearance required.


Harness

Driver Penalties

B Hadley | Waikato Bay of Plenty 29 April; careless driving; fined $250.

N Chilcott | Waikato Bay of Plenty 29 April; careless driving easing the pace; fined $300.

M Purdon | Auckland 30 April; use of whip; suspended 1-14 May inclusive.

K Newman | NZ Metropolitan 30 April; out of position at start; fined $100.

M Hurrell | Waikouaiti 28 February (heard Invercargill 2 May); drove in a manner capable of diminishing chances; suspended 9-21 May inclusive.

R Austin | Invercargill 2 May; use of whip; suspended 3-22 May inclusive.

S McNally | Invercargill 2 May; careless driving easing the pace; suspended 7-9 May inclusive.

K Barclay | Invercargill 2 May; out of position at start; fined $100.

A Beck | Invercargill 2 May; use of whip; fined $200.

Trainer Penalties

P & V Blanchard | Auckland 30 April; late gear notification; fined $50.

T Dewe | Invercargill 2 May; incorrect gear; fined $100.

C Ferguson | Invercargill 2 May; incorrect gear; fined $100.

Horse Penalties

CHEEKY MONKEY | Methven 26 April; broke in running; must complete trial.

MIKI MONTANA | Auckland 30 April; broke in running; must complete trial.

CARDINAL SIN | NZ Metropolitan 30 April; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

FABRIZIO | NZ Metropolitan 30 April; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

PRESS PLAY | Ashburton 1 May; broke in running; must complete trial.

I’M WATCHING YOU | Invercargill 2 May; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance including ECG required.

ONELOVEONELIFE | Invercargill 2 May; lame off hind leg; veterinary clearance required.

WHATA RAZZLE DAZZLE | Invercargill 2 May; broke in score up; must complete mobile start trial.

HORACE HORSE | Invercargill 2 May; lame off hind leg; veterinary clearance required.

WITH GRACE | Invercargill 2 May; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.


Greyhounds

Trainer Penalties

J McInerney | Wanganui 28 April; weight offence; fined $100.

M Black | Non raceday dated 29 April; knowingly made false statement to Stipendiary Steward; fined $1,000.

Dog Penalties

TUFF ADMIRAL | Palmerston North 27 April; failed to pursue the lure but subsequently found to have serious injury; must complete trial.

TIDDY CASH | Palmerston North 27 April; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

MITCHAM LIAM | Wanganui 28 April; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.