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Gowranpark 25th June 2017

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L.F. Roche, rider of Toodancute, trained by Mrs Denise Foster, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount ran keen early on.

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C.J. McGovern, rider of Betty Loch (GB), trained by M. Halford, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount never got involved from the time they left the stalls and he niggled away at her throughout the race.

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Betty Loch (GB), trained by M. Halford, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

The Stewards interviewed D.E. Hogan, rider of Dandys Gold, concerning his use of the whip in the closing 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 the rider was in breach of Regulation 10.3(a), in that he had used his whip down the shoulder in the fore hand position. Having considered his previous record in this regard, the Stewards suspended him for one raceday.

M.Halford, trainer of Betty Loch (GB), reported to the Office of the Governing Bodies that his charge was found to be in season the morning after the race.

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C.D. Hayes, rider of Mizaah trained by Kevin Prendergast, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his saddle slipped in running.

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K.J. Leonard, rider of Scobias (GB) trained by G. Webb, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount pulled too hard in the early stages.

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M.Halford, trainer of Vienna Circle, reported to the Office of the Governing Bodies that his charge was found to be in season the morning after the race.

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The Stewards enquired into possible interference in the closing stages of this race involving Remember The Days, ridden by D. O'Brien, placed first, Modern Approach, ridden by K.J. Manning, placed second and Thomas O'Malley, ridden by Anastasia O'Brien, placed third, where it appeared interference may have taken place. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards made no alterations to the Judges placings and took no further action.

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The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Titus (GB), trained by D.K. Weld, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.



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