Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Fairyhouse 7th April 2019

The Stewards fined the following trainer in respect of their non-runner:-

Peter Croke, trainer of Shimmer And Shine (Off Feed) - €200

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

R. Walsh replaced P. Townend on Great White Shark (FR), trained by W.P. Mullins (Race 1)(Injured)
S.A. Shorthall replaced J.J. Slevin on Little Light (FR), trained by Joseph Patrick O'Brien (Race 1)(Injured)
P.E. Corbett replaced J.J. Slevin on Getaway North (GB), trained by C.A.McBratney (Race 2)(Injured)
S.J. Gray replaced B.J. Geraghty on The Longest Time, trained by E. J. O'Grady (Race 2)(Injured)
D.J. Mullins replaced P. Townend on Cash Back (FR), trained by W.P. Mullins (Race 3)(Injured)
A.W. Short replaced M.A. Enright on Banrion Na Speire, trained by William J. McLernon (Race 1)(Injured)
Mr. P.W. Mullins replaced P. Townend on Harrie (FR), trained by W.P. Mullins (Race 4)(Injured)
J.S. McGarvey replaced B.J. Geraghty on Awayinthewest, trained by P.A.Fahy (Race 4)(Injured)
K.M. Donoghue replaced B.J. Geraghty on Lady Ischia, trained by Gavin Cromwell (Race 5)(Injured)
R.P. Treacy replaced J.J. Slevin on Song Of The Sky (GB), trained by Joseph Patrick O'Brien (Race 5)(Injured)
T. Ryan rode Brindabella (reserve) , trained by W.J.Austin (Race 5)
A. Ring rode Crack On Corrie (reserve) , trained by W.J.Austin (Race 5)
A.W. Short rode Semper Fidelis (GB) (reserve) , trained by William J. McLernon (Race 6)
J.M. Moore replaced B.J. Geraghty on Captain Courageous, trained by Gavin Cromwell (Race 6)(Injured)
J.M. Moore replaced B.J. Geraghty on Captain Courageous, trained by Gavin Cromwell (Race 6)(Injured)
P.D. Kennedy replaced M.A. Enright on Tyrone Tiger, trained by Miss Suzy Barkley (Race 6)(Injured)

066A Irish Stallion Farms EBF Mares M'dn Hdle

The Stewards ordered the withdrawal of Owenacurra Lass, trained by Declan Queally, for failing to lodge the passport in accordance with the provisions of Rule 90 (i).

P.E. Corbett, rider of Mandy's Quine trained by S.R.B. Crawford, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount hung left.

E. O'Connell, rider of Melburnian (FR) trained by A.J.Martin, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount jumped green throughout.

R.A. Doyle, rider of Newlyn trained by Mark Fahey, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount jumped green throughout.

066B Colm Quinn BMW M'dn H'dle

The Stewards fined P. E. Collins, trainer, €350 for lodging a passport in respect of Staged Engagement, in which the vaccinations did not conform with the provisions of Rule 91. The Stewards ordered the withdrawal of Staged Engagement in accordance with the provisions of Rule 90.

D.N. Russell, rider of Braid Blue trained by Gordon Elliott, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount made a mistake at the fourth last hurdle.

B. Hayes, rider of Hidden Commotion trained by Edward Cawley, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount never travelled and pulled up thereafter.

C.J. Orr, rider of Wooster trained by Noel C. Kelly, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount pulled a front shoe in running.

The Stewards enquired into possible interference after the last hurdle involving Discordantly, ridden by R.M. Power, placed first and La Tektor (FR), ridden by D.F. O'Regan, placed second, where it appeared both horses made contact. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards made no alteration to the Judge's placings and took no further action. Mr. Robert Dore, Acting Steward, absented himself from this enquiry.

066C Irish Injured Jockeys Novice H'dle

The Stewards enquired into possible interference after the last hurdle involving All For Joy, ridden by D.F. O'Regan, placed fourth and Roll Again (FR), ridden by D.E. Mullins, placed fifth, where it appeared Roll Again (FR) momentarily ran short of room on the rail. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards made no alteration to the Judge's placings and took no further action.

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Eclair De Beaufeu (FR), trained by Gordon Elliott, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

066D Huntington's Disease Assoc.(M)H'cap Hdle

A.W. Short, rider of Be Rude Not To trained by P.J. Rothwell, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount finished lame.

The Stewards requested a report from J.P.Dempsey, trainer as to the apparent improvement in form of Iknowwhereiamnow, placed first, as compared with its recent form. Mr. Dempsey reported that his charge did not handle the soft ground conditions in Gowran on her previous run. Having considered the evidence the Stewards noted the explanation offered.

066F Boylesports H'cap Hdle

C.J. Orr, rider of Wadiyatink Now trained by Noel C. Kelly, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount pulled a front shoe.

GENERAL INFORMATION

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

Justice Leonie Reynolds (Chairman),
Mr. Robert Dore,
Ms. Mary O'Connor,
Dr. Paddy Molony,
Mr. P.D. Matthews.



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


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