Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Killarney 16th May 2017

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

J.A.Stack, trainer of Balcony (declared in error) - €200

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J.A. Heffernan, rider of Allegio trained by Denis Gerard Hogan, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount ran out of racing room in the straight.

The Stewards enquired into an incident in the straight involving Rimshot, ridden by S. Foley, unplaced, Golden Dandy, ridden by R.P. Whelan, placed first and Intense Stylist, ridden by K.P. Moriarty, placed fifth. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards were of the opinion that any interference was accidental and took no further action.

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Silk Cravat (GB), trained by G.M.Lyons, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

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D.P. McDonogh, rider of Magen's Moon trained by John M. Oxx, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount fly lept out of stalls.

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Make It Hurrah, trained by Mrs John Harrington, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be coughing post race.

The Stewards interviewed T.J.Comerford, representing A.P.O'Brien, trainer of Auckland, regarding the fact his charge crossed the parade ring, without permission to do so. Evidence was heard from the trainer's representative. Having considered the evidence, the Stewards were of the opinion that there was a breach of Regulation 16 and fined the trainer €100, through his representative.

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The Stewards fined Miss Elizabeth Doyle, trainer of Neds Gift, €350 for failing to lodge the passport in time for this horse, which resulted in the horse being withdrawn from this race.

P.J. Smullen, rider of Sleepy Head trained by Patrick J.Flynn, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount cocked it's jaw and ran off the bend.

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The Stewards informed C.Roche, trainer that Bay Hill, would have to be recertified before being declared to run from stalls again.



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