Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Curragh 1st September 2018

The Stewards fined the following trainer in respect of their non-runner:-

M.D. O'Callaghan, trainer of Bodhicitta (GB) (off feed) - €200

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

J.A. Heffernan rode Eirene Wind (GB) (reserve), trained by Patrick J.Flynn (Race 3)
L.F. Roche replaced C. O'Donoghue on Charcor, trained by Mrs John Harrington (Race 6)(unwell)
R.P. Cleary replaced C. O'Donoghue on Fit For Function (GB), trained by Joseph G. Murphy (Race 7)(unwell)

246B Flame Of Tara Irish EBF Stakes

W.M. Lordan, rider of Fleeting, trained by A.P.O'Brien, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount met with unintentional interference in the closing stages.

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Bandiuc Eile, trained by J. S. Bolger, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

246C John Sisk & Son H'cap

The Stewards informed M.D. O'Callaghan, trainer, that Roccia Bella, would have to be recertified before being declared to run from stalls again.

Joseph G. Murphy, trainer of Mnemonic Alexander, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his charge was found to be lame post race.

246E John Sisk & Son Round Tower Stakes

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Servalan, trained by Mrs John Harrington, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be blowing hard post race.

C.D. Hayes, rider of Could Be King (GB) trained by P.J.Prendergast, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount lost its action.

246F Tote Irish Cambridgeshire

Under the provisions of Rule 90 (iv), the Stewards allowed Elusive Time, trained by Takashi Kodama, to run on receipt of the trainer's written assurance that the horse was correctly vaccinated in accordance with Rule 91.

The Stewards requested a report from A.P.O'Brien, trainer, as to the apparent improvement in form of Kenya, placed first, as compared with its recent form. The trainer reported that his charge appeared to appreciate the drop back in trip today and felt this had brought about the apparent improvement in form. Having considered the evidence, the Stewards noted the explanation offered.

246G John Sisk & Son New Stand H'cap

Under the provisions of Rule 90 (iv), the Stewards allowed Powersville, trained by Thomas Mullins, to run on receipt of the trainer's written assurance that the horse was correctly vaccinated in accordance with Rule 91.

R.P. Whelan, rider of Arcanears trained by M.Halford, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount reared leaving the stalls.

GENERAL INFORMATION

The following Raceday Stewards acted on behalf of the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board at this race meeting:
Mr. N.B. Wachman (Chairman),
Mrs. T.K. Cooper,
Mr. Philip Caffrey,
Mr. Anthony Byrne,
Mr. M.F. O'Donoghue.



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


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