Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Fairyhouse 15th December 2018

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

D.N. Russell replaced J.W. Kennedy on Empire Burleque, trained by Gordon Elliott (Race 5)(Injured)

348C BoyleSports App 3-Y-O M'dn H'dle

D.N. Russell, rider of Lethal Steps (GB) trained by Gordon Elliott, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount resented the kickback during this race.

At the request of the Stewards, D.N. Russell, rider of Lethal Steps (GB), trained by Gordon Elliott, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount resented the kickback in the early stages of this race, settled well in running, his jumping improved as the race progressed but he hung slightly inwards before the straight and stayed on in the closing stages.

C.D. Maxwell, rider of Here In The Dark (GB) trained by T.G.McCourt, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount ran very flat throughout this race.

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Farid (FR), trained by W.P. Mullins, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

At the request of the Stewards, M.P. Walsh, rider of Farid (FR), trained by W.P. Mullins, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount ran free over the first three hurdles then settled well in front but stopped quickly going to the final hurdle. .

J.W. Kennedy, rider of Ocean Voyage trained by Gordon Elliott, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount was pulled up early in this race after the saddle had slipped.

348D BoyleSports Bet #10 Get #40 H'cap H'dle

B.J. Cooper, rider of Emily Square trained by Thomas Mullins, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount made a bad mistake at the fourth last hurdle.

S.G. McDermott, rider of Uno Momento trained by Thomas Mullins, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount made a respiratory noise from the third last hurdle.

348E BoyleSports BetBuilder M'dn H'dle

The Stewards enquired into an incident about four furlongs out having jumped the third last hurdle involving Column Of Fire, ridden by J.W. Kennedy and Mormon, ridden by Rachael Blackmore, where it appeared that Mormon was impeded by Column Of Fire and taken off a straight course. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards cautioned J.W. Kennedy to ride with more care in the future.

348G Ir.Racing Yearbook EBF (F) INH Flat Race

Mr F. Maguire, rider of Whatucallher trained by Edward P.Harty, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount hung left throughout this race.

GENERAL INFORMATION

The following Raceday Stewards acted on behalf of the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board at this race meeting:

Mr. Joseph M. McGrath (Chairman),

Mr. William Flood,

Dr. Frank Kenny,

Mr. Julian Gaisford-St. Lawrence,

Mr. P.D. Matthews.



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


Copyright © 2018, I.H.R.B, All Rights Reserved.