Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Gowranpark 3rd October 2020

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

John C. McConnell, trainer of Make Good (Declared in error) - €200

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

L. Quinlan replaced D.E. Mullins on Stucker Hill, trained by W.J.Lanigan (Race 2)(Injured).
S.D. Torrens rode Frazel Express (reserve) , trained by Aidan Anthony Howard (Race 2)
D.P. Holden replaced G.B. Noonan on Boston Hill, trained by Kieran P Egan (Race 3)(Injured)
J.J. Slevin replaced P.T. Enright on Early Arrival, trained by Liam Casey (Race 3)(Injured)
B. Browne replaced P.T. Enright on An Marcach, trained by D. Donovan (Race 4)(Injured).
C.P. McNamara rode Ballycastle Girl (reserve) , trained by David Peter Dunne (Race 5)
Rachael Blackmore rode Hewick (reserve) , trained by John Joseph Hanlon (Race 5)
D.F. O'Regan replaced E. Walsh on The Caddy Rose, trained by Noel Meade (Race 7)(Injured)
B.J. Cooper replaced D.E. Mullins on Mister Fogpatches, trained by P.A.Fahy (Race 8)(Injured)
Rachael Blackmore replaced R.M. Power on Paloma Blue, trained by Henry de Bromhead (Race 6)(Intended mount a non runner)
S.A. Mulcahy replaced L. Quinlan on Rightplacerightime, trained by Kevin F.O'Donnell (Race 5)(Injured)

275D Good Enuf 2 Eat Caterers H'cap H'dle

The Stewards interviewed Mr J.B. Foley, rider of Due Reward, 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.B. Foley was in breach of R10(3)(g) by using his whip with excessive frequency. Having taken his clean record into consideration, the Stewards suspended Mr J.B. Foley for 2 racedays.

275F Dine At Gowran Park H'cap S'chase

S.W. Flanagan, rider of Cusp Of Carabelli trained by David M.O'Brien, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount was pulled up having lost his action.

At the request of the Stewards, Mr R. James, rider of Victoria Bay, trained by Colin Bowe, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount was pulled up quickly close to the final fence when he felt her lose her coordination.

M.P. Walsh, rider of Timiyan (USA) trained by Gordon Elliott, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount was badly hampered at the last when Victoria Bay pulled up quickly.

The Stewards interviewed S.A. Mulcahy, rider of Macgiloney, 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 S.A. Mulcahy was in breach of R10(3)(g) by using his whip with excessive frequency. Having taken his previous record into consideration, the Stewards suspended S.A. Mulcahy for 6 racedays.

GENERAL INFORMATION

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

Mr. N.P. Lambert (Chairman),

Mr. N.B. Wachman,

Mr. Anthony Byrne,

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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