News in Brief

21 September 2020


Thoroughbred

Rider Penalties

C Ormsby | Waikato 17 September; careless riding; suspended 20-25 September inclusive.

O Bosson | Taupo 13 September (heard Waikato 17 September); failed to make weight; fined $500.

D Montes De Oca | Waikato 17 September; used whip above shoulder height; fined $500.

C Johnson | Canterbury 12 September (heard Ashburton 18 September); returned an excess breath alcohol level; suspended 19 September - 16 October inclusive and fined $1,000.

S Wynne | Canterbury 12 September (heard Ashburton 18 September); excessive use of whip; suspended 19 September - 2 October inclusive.

K Chowdhoory | Ashburton 18 September; careless riding; suspended 19-30 September inclusive.

G Jogoo | Ashburton 18 September; careless riding; suspended 26 September - 7 October inclusive.

J Laking | Ashburton 18 September; excessive use of whip; suspended 26 September - 7 October inclusive.

B May | Whangarei 19 September; careless riding; suspended 20-26 September inclusive.

R Oliver | Whangarei 19 September; medical clearance required.

R Bishop | Hawke’s Bay 19 September; careless riding; suspended 25 September - 3 October inclusive.

T Harris | Hawke’s Bay 19 September; excessive use of whip; fined $450.

D Johnson | Hawke’s Bay 19 September; excessive use of whip; fined $800.

S Fannin | Hawke’s Bay 19 September; medical clearance required.

Trainer Penalty

K Knight | Whangarei 19 September; presented incorrect horse; fined $500.

Horse Penalties

TEE BONE BROWN | Waikato 17 September; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

NIZONA | Waikato 17 September; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

DUTCH COURAGE | Ashburton 18 September; tendon injury; veterinary clearance required.

SOLOMON | Ashburton 18 September; late scratching after rearing in barriers; must complete trial.

GIGOLO GEORGE | Ashburton 18 September; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

RISING SEA | Whangarei 19 September; late scratching after bolting in preliminary and found to be lame; veterinary clearance required.

PUSHKA | Whangarei 19 September; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

IGOTTADOITMYWAY | Whangarei 19 September; late scratching after refusing to enter barriers; must complete trial.

ANNIE’S SONG | Whangarei 19 September; refused to leave barriers; must complete trial.

SAVETTE | Hawke’s Bay 19 September; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.


Harness

Driver Penalties

B Shirley | Invercargill 13 June (heard Invercargill 16 September); drove in a manner capable of diminishing his horse’s chances; suspended 18 September - 17 January 2021 inclusive and fined $1,000 with costs of $400 to JCA.

S Ottley | NZ Metropolitan 17 September; careless driving; suspended 21-27 September inclusive.

L Whittaker | Waikato Bay of Plenty 20 September; use of whip; fined $300.

J Stormont | Waikato Bay of Plenty 20 September; use of whip; fined $200.

J Cox | NZ Metropolitan 17 September (heard Oamaru 20 September); use of whip; suspended 25 September - 1 October inclusive.

C Ferguson | Oamaru 20 September; careless driving; suspended 21 September - 1 October inclusive.

Trainer Penalty

B Mowbray | Oamaru 20 September; incorrect gear; fined $100.

Horse Penalties

CROWN RANGE | NZ Metropolitan 17 September; bled; stood down for 30 days and must complete trial with veterinary clearance including endoscopic examination required.

BREAK FREE | NZ Metropolitan 17 September; broke in running; must complete trial.

ANGEL OF MONTANA | Waikato Bay of Plenty 20 September; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance required.

SHEZA MIGHTY MONARCH | Oamaru 20 September; broke at start; must complete standing start trial.

MICKEY JAY | Oamaru 20 September; broke in running; must complete trial.

SONOMA TYRON | Oamaru 20 September; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.

Protests

BULLER WHITEBAIT | Waikato Bay of Plenty 20 September; lapped on; relegated from 4th to 5th.

GRIFFINS HALL | Waikato Bay of Plenty 20 September; excessive galloping in home straight; disqualified from 4th.

General

Breeder R Famularo | Non raceday dated 15 September; bred from the same mare 3 times in a season; fined $2,000.


Greyhounds

Trainer Penalty

L Bell | Wanganui 16 September; weight offence; fined $100.

Dog Penalties

ZIPPING RUSSELL | Wanganui 18 September; marring (2nd offence); stood down for 3 months and must complete trial.

QUINCY BALE | Wanganui 18 September; marring; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.