Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Curragh 21st May 2016

120A Lester Piggott FBD EBF (Fillies) M'dn

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

The Stewards informed P.J.Prendergast, trainer that Pepperminty, would have to be recertified before being declared to run from stalls again.

120C Weatherbys Ireland Greenlands Stakes

Edward Lynam, trainer of Fort Del Oro, reported to the Office of the Governing Bodies that his charge was found to be in season after this race.

120D Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Air Force Blue (USA), trained by A.P.O'Brien, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

The Stewards enquired into an incident about two furlongs from the finish involving Air Vice Marshal (USA), ridden by J.A. Heffernan, placed sixth and Galileo Gold (GB), ridden by L.Dettori, placed second, where it appeared that Galileo Gold (GB) was tight for room along the rails. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards did not apportion blame to either rider and took no further action.

The Stewards enquired into an incident about one furlong from the finish involving Bravery, ridden by D. O'Brien, placed fourth and Sanus Per Aquam, ridden by K.J. Manning, placed eighth, where it appeared that Sanus Per Aquam received a check in running. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. A.P. O'Brien, Master of D. O'Brien, attended this enquiry. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards were of the opinion that any interference was accidental in nature and took no further action.

120F Cold Move EBF Marble Hill Stakes

Adrian Paul Keatley, trainer of The Mcgregornator, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his charge scoped abnormally post race.

D.J. Bunyan, trainer of Hit The Bid (GB), reported to the Office of the Governing Bodies on Friday 19th August that his charge has had a wind operation since this run.



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