Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Fairyhouse 10th October 2015

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

J.J. Burke replaced M.P. Walsh on Tobar Na Gaoise, trained by E. J. O'Grady (Race 6)(Injury)

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B.M. Cash, rider of Mr Bien trained by Thomas O'Neill, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount burst a blood vessel.

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A.E. Lynch, rider of Pivot Bridge (GB) trained by Adrian McGuinness, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount burst a blood vessel.

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The Stewards interviewed J.M. Moore, rider of Sounds Of Thunder (GB), 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 J.M. Moore in breach of Reg 10 3.(f) by using his whip with excessive frequency and having taken his record into account suspended him for one race day.

The Stewards interviewed J.P. Byrne, rider of Afram Blue (GB), 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 J.P. Byrne in breach of Regulation 10 3 (f) (excessive frequency) and Regulation 10. 4. by failing to give his mount time to respond to the whip and having taken his record into account the Stewards suspended him for one race day.

Niall Moran, trainer of Grey Mountain Mist, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his charge was found to have pulled a hind shoe and to have sustained a cut to his near fore on post race examination.



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