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Downpatrick 5th May 2017

094A Selling Coors At Downpatrick M'dn H'dle

C. Brassil, rider of Ballyhowne trained by S.R.B. Crawford, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount hung badly during this race.

C.D. Maxwell, rider of Beeper's Ruby trained by Dermot Anthony McLoughlin, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount made a respiratory noise from early in this race.

094C K For King M'dn H'dle

R.C. Colgan, rider of Arena Seven trained by Mrs Gillian Callaghan, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount pulled a front shoe during this race.

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The Stewards interviewed Mr J.J. Codd, rider of Presenting Julio, 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 were of the opinion that Mr J.J. Codd was in breach of R10(3)(g) by using his whip above shoulder height and R10(4) by failing to give his mount time to respond to the whip. Having taken his previous record into consideration the Stewards suspended Mr J.J. Codd for 1 raceday.

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S.W. Flanagan, rider of Redclue trained by Mrs Gillian Callaghan, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount hung right and was never travelling during this race.

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The Stewards interviewed Miss G. Ryan, rider of Cluan Dara, trained by John Patrick Ryan, concerning her riding where she appeared to stop riding about 50 yards from the finish when racing in third place and eventually finished fourth. Evidence was heard from the rider concerned who stated that she thought that she had secured third place and eased off. Having viewed the recording and considered the evidence, the Stewards were of the opinion that Miss G. Ryan was in breach of Rule 212 by failing to obtain her best possible placing. Having taken her good previous record into consideration the Stewards suspended Miss G. Ryan for 5 racedays.



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