Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Bellewstown 6th July 2017

The Stewards fined the following trainers in respect of their non-runners:-

Joseph Patrick O'Brien, trainer of Bhutan (Going) - €200
Joseph Patrick O'Brien, trainer of Bhutan (Late withdrawal) - €200

The Stewards authorised the following substitutions of riders at this meeting:

T.P. Madden replaced A.J. Breslin on Dunleer, trained by Donal Kinsella (Race 2)(Unwell)

166C Indaver Ireland H'cap

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Independence Day, trained by S. Donohoe, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

166D Lougher Stables H'cap

D.W. O'Connor, rider of Pretty Little Liar, trained by David Peter Dunne, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount shifted right on leaving the stalls and unseated him.

166F Seamus Mulvaney Crockafotha H'cap H'dle

The Stewards interviewed A. McCurtin, rider of Just Janice, concerning his use of the whip in the latter stages of this race. Evidence was heard from the rider concerned. Having viewed a recording of the race and considered the evidence the Stewards found the rider in breach of Reg. 10 3.(f) (frequency) and Reg 10 4. (time to respond) and having taken his clean record into account suspended him for two race days.

P. Townend, rider of Bobarlee trained by W.P. Mullins, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount never travelled.

A.E. Lynch, rider of Cogryhill trained by A.J.Martin, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount jumped poorly.

166H Kingbet H'cap H'dle

The Stewards interviewed B.R. Dalton, rider of Alterno, concerning his use of the whip in this race. Evidence was heard from the rider concerned. Having viewed a recording of the race and considered the evidence the Stewards found B.R. Dalton in breach of Reg. 10 3. (g) (arm above shoulder) and having taken his clean record into account the Stewards cautioned him.



Disclaimer: Please note this information is provisional and is subject to amendment until published in the Irish Racing Calendar.


Copyright © 2018, I.H.R.B, All Rights Reserved.