News in Brief

27 December 2020


Thoroughbred

Rider Penalties

M McNab | Auckland 26 December; careless riding; suspended 2-10 January inclusive and fined $500.

V Colgan | Auckland 26 December; careless riding; suspended 2-7 January inclusive and fined $600.

C Ormsby | Auckland 26 December; careless riding; suspended 31 December - 9 January inclusive and fined $600.

L Innes | Auckland 26 December; failed to make weight; fined $300.

R Bishop | Manawatu 26 December; careless riding; suspended 30 December - 4 January inclusive and fined $500.

T Taiaroa | Manawatu 26 December; medical clearance required.

K Chowdhoory | Otago 26 December; careless riding; suspended 2-8 January inclusive and fined $500.

A Bohorun | Otago 26 December; excessive use of whip; fined $300.

D Bothamley | Otago 26 December; failed to make weight; fined $200.

H Schofer | Taranaki 27 December; failed to make weight; fined $200.

Trainer Penalty

S Blair-Edie | Otago 26 December; incorrect gear; fined $50

Horse Penalties

CHANDLER | Matamata 23 December; late scratching after becoming cast in barriers; must complete trial.

VAMOS BEBE | Auckland 26 December; bled; stood down for 3 months and veterinary clearance required.

FIRE SHOW | Otago 26 December; leg injury; veterinary clearance required.

POWER OF THE KITTY | Taranaki 27 December; lame right foreleg; veterinary clearance required.


Harness

Driver Penalties

B Wallace | Non raceday dated 18 December; use of whip; fined $500.

C DeFilippi | Ashburton 23 December; careless driving; suspended 24 December - 3 January inclusive.

D White | Ashburton 23 December; breach of push out rule; fined $200.

M Teaz | Waikato Bay of Plenty 24 December; careless driving; suspended 25 December - 8 January inclusive.

L Whittaker | Waikato Bay of Plenty 24 December; drove in a manner causing own horse to break; fined $200.

J Curtin | Westport 26 December; use of whip; suspended 31 December - 10 January inclusive.

J Geddes | Westport 26 December; careless driving; fined $250.

B Hope | Westport 26 December; breach of push out rule; fined $200.

Horse Penalties

LANCEWOOD LOUIE | Ashburton 23 December; broke in score up causing runner to lose driver; must complete mobile start trial.

BLACK JACKET | Ashburton 23 December; late scratching after being injured en route to track; veterinary clearance required.

WILLIAM WALLACE | Ashburton 23 December; late scratching after becoming lame in preliminary; veterinary clearance required.

STILTON LORD | Gore 27 December; broke at start causing false start; must complete mobile start trial.

Protest

NORTHVIEW PEG | Gore 27 December; denied a fair start; declared a non runner.


Greyhounds

Trainer Penalty

L Cole | Palmerston North 22 December; weight offence; fined $150.

Dog Penalty

LESLIE ALBERT | Wanganui 23 December; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.