News in Brief

20 December 2020


Thoroughbred

Rider Penalties

C Jones | Counties 16 December; careless riding; suspended 21-29 December inclusive and fined $500.

M Hashizume | Counties 16 December; excessive use of whip; fined $500.

O Bosson | Counties 16 December; failed to make weight; fined $200.

A Balloo | Ashburton 17 December; excessive use of whip; suspended 18-29 December inclusive.

R Bishop | Ashburton 17 December; medical clearance required.

O Bosson | Waikato 19 December; failed to make weight; fined $500.

T Yanagida | Manawatu 19 December; careless riding; suspended 20 December - 1 January inclusive and fined $500.

R Mudhoo | Tapanui 20 December; careless riding; suspended 27-29 December inclusive and fined $250.

Trainer Penalties

R Liefting | Non raceday dated 14 December; presented incorrect horse to trials; fined $400.

C Cole | Levin 18 December; incorrect gear; fined $50.

J Gordon | Southland 12 December (heard Tapanui 20 December); incorrect gear; fined $150.

Horse Penalties

RADIANT ROSIE | Counties 16 December; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

LARPOWER | Ashburton 17 December; late scratching after becoming fractious in barrier; must complete trial.

ALIGNS WITH ME | Waikato 19 December; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

EXCITONIC | Waikato 19 December; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

REIGN IT IN | Manawatu 19 December; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

TAVIS COURT | Manawatu 19 December; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.


Harness

Driver Penalties

J Brownlee | Waikato Bay of Plenty 17 December; careless driving; fined $200.

F Schumacher | Waikato Bay of Plenty 17 December; out of position at start causing false start; fined $250.

Trainer Penalty

S & A Telfer | Auckland 18 December; late gear notification; fined $50.

Horse Penalties

MAYHEM IN MALIBU | Forbury Park 16 December; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

NELSON’S BOY | Waikato Bay of Plenty 17 December; broke in running; must complete trial.

MARK O’RONGA | Rangiora 20 December; late scratching after showing unsatisfactory manners; must complete mobile start trial.

ALREADY GONE | Rangiora 20 December; late scratching after injuring itself in tie up stalls; veterinary clearance required.

Protests

HAPPY PLACE | Auckland 13 November; raced with prohibited substance in system; disqualified from 1st.

BLACK OPS | Invercargill 25 November; raced with prohibited substance in system; disqualified from 1st.

ADAM PATRON | NZ Metropolitan 18 December; mucus in trachea; veterinary clearance required.


Greyhounds

Trainer Penalty

B Goldsack | Wanganui 16 December; incorrect rug; fined $50.

Dog Penalties

OPAWA BUD | Wanganui 16 December; failed to pursue the lure but found to have serious injury; must complete trial.

GEMMAS DILEMMA | Wanganui 16 December; failed to pursue the lure but found to have serious injury; must complete trial.

GOLDSTAR JOURNEY | Christchurch 18 December; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.