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Downpatrick 14th July 2015

179A Downpatrick Family Day (C&G) M'dn H'dle

Mr N. McParlan, rider of Itshard To No trained by S. McParlan, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount hung left under pressure.

179C The Best Family Day Ever (M) M'dn H'dle

The Stewards informed P.J. Rothwell, trainer, of Mariatallchief that a repeat of this horse's behaviour at the start would render it liable to suspension in future.

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Theatre Mole, trained by Colin Bowe, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to have been struck-into, to be missing a left fore shoe and very lame post race.

M.P. Walsh, rider of Theatre Mole trained by Colin Bowe, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount lost its action and pulled up.

J.S. McGarvey, rider of Fair Ethel, trained by J.G.Cosgrave, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount lost its action and pulled up in the straight.

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer reported to the Stewards that Fair Ethel trained by J.G.Cosgrave was lame post race.

179D Meet Your Friends Here H'cap H'dle

The Stewards interviewed P. Carberry, rider of An Capall Mor, 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 P. Carberry in breach of Reg. 10 3(g) by using his whip with his arm above shoulder height and having taken his record into account the Stewards suspended him for two race days.

179E Inspiration Tree M'dn H'dle

The Stewards fined Keith Henry Clarke, trainer, €350 for lodging a passport in respect of Barrack Street, in which the vaccinations did not conform with the provisions of Rule 91. The Stewards allowed the horse to run on receipt of the trainer's written assurance that the vaccinations were in order.

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer reported to the Stewards that Pharlos City trained by Seamus Fahey was lame post race.



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