Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Killarney 23rd August 2017

230C Celtic Steps H'cap

The Stewards requested a report from John Joseph Murphy, trainer as to the apparent improvement in form of Rosin Box, placed first, as compared with its recent form. The trainer reported that his charge was trapped on the inner in Galway on its last start and unable to get a run. Having considered the evidence the Stewards noted the explanations offered.

230D Vincent O'Brien Ruby Stakes

The Stewards informed J.A.Stack, trainer that Casla, would have to be recertified before being declared to run from stalls again.

The Stewards enquired into an incident befoe the turn into the straight involving Groundfrost, ridden by G.F. Carroll and Pocketfullofdreams (FR), ridden by M.C. Hussey. 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 the incident was accidental and took no further action.

230E Diarmuid Cronin Electric Apprentice Hcap

The Stewards interviewed D.E. Hogan, rider of Cosmic Symbol, concerning his use of the whip in 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(f), in that he used the whip with excessive frequency and having considered his record, suspended him for three race days.

The Stewards interviewed T.P. Madden, rider of Hatton Cross, concerning his use of the whip in 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(f), in that he used the whip with excessive frequency and having considered his record, suspended him for two race days.

The Stewards interviewed K.P. Moriarty, rider of Prince Jock (USA), concerning his use of the whip in 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(f) and 10.3(b), in that he used the whip with excessive frequency and when his chance of winning or being placed had clearly gone. Having considered his record in this regard the rider was suspended for two race days.

E.T. Daly, rider of Dovil's Duel trained by Gavin Cromwell, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount was slowly away.

G.P. Brouder, rider of Society Ranger, trained by S.M.Duffy, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount suffered interference in running.

230F Easy Clean Limited H'cap

The Stewards fined Keith Henry Clarke, trainer, €350 for lodging a passport in respect of Jeremys Joy, in which the vaccinations did not conform with the provisions of Rule 91. The Stewards allowed the horse to run on receipt of the trainer's written assurance that the vaccinations were in order.



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