Leopardstown 25th October 2014

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

A.P.O'Brien, trainer of Illusive (Off Feed) - €200.

292A Irish Stallion Farms EBF (Fillies) M'dn

R.P. Whelan, rider of Pioneer Alexander, trained by J. S. Bolger, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount never travelled.

The Stewards enquired into possible interference in the closing stages of this race involving Facade, ridden by M.C. Hussey, placed fourth, Knocknagree, ridden by K.J. Manning, placed third, Off Limits, ridden by W.J. Lee, placed first and Outstanding, ridden by J.A. Heffernan, placed fifth, where it appeared Outstanding ran short of room on the inside approximately 100 yards from the finish and Facade ran short of room close home. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards made no alteration to the Judge's placings. They, however, advised W. J. Lee to ride with more care in future.

292B Irish Stallion Farms EBF (C & G) M'dn

Gavin Faulkner, rider of Erewhon's King, trained by S. Donohoe, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount made a respiratory noise in running.

292C Killavullan Stakes

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Royal Navy Ship (USA), trained by A.P.O'Brien, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

292D Trigo Stakes

D. K. Weld, trainer of Starlet, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his charge was found to be lame post race.

292F Leopardstown H'cap

The Stewards enquired into possible interference in the straight involving Champagne Or Water, ridden by D. O'Brien, Laviniad, ridden by P.K. Donovan, Maudlin Magdalen, ridden by I.T. Queally and First In The Queue, ridden by K.P. Moriarty, where it appeared Maudlin Magdalen and Champagne Or Water were forced to check. Ms Joanna Morgan accompanied apprentice K. P. Moriarty, and Mr. Patrick Martin accompanied D. O'Brien at this enquiry. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned and their representatives. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards were of the opinion that K. P. Moriarty was in breach of Rule 214 by riding carelessly and having taken his record into account they severely cautioned him.



Disclaimer: Please note this information is provisional and is subject to amendment until published in the Irish Racing Calendar.