Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Leopardstown 22nd January 2017

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

David Harry Kelly, trainer of Lagostovegas (transport difficulties) - €200

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

S.W.Flanagan replaced J.M. Moore on Ice Cold Soul, trained by Noel Meade (Race 5)(non runner)

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D.E. Splaine, rider of Auction Reminder trained by Donncha Duggan, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount hung left throughout.

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The Stewards enquired into an incident on the turn into the home straight involving The Paparrazi Kid, ridden by M.P. Fogarty and Lake Takapuna, ridden by J.M. Moore, where it appeared The Papparrazi Kid suffered interference, stumbled and unseated M.P. Fogarty. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards were of the opinion J.M. Moore was in breach of Rule 214 in that he had ridden carelessly, and having taken his record into account, they suspended him for two racedays.

J.J. Burke, rider of Space Cadet, trained by Gordon Elliott, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount never travelled.

B.J. Geraghty, rider of Shadow Catcher (GB), trained by Gordon Elliott, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount made a few bad mistakes and was pulled up.

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The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Diamond Cauchois (FR), trained by Mrs S.A. Bramall, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

Thomas Gibney, trainer of Ah Littleluck, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his charge scoped abnormally post race.



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