Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Leopardstown 28th February 2015

039E Mercury Engineering H'cap S'chase

The Stewards enquired into possible interference after the final fence involving Colbert Station, ridden by R. Walsh, placed fifth, Fever Pitch, ridden by D.J. Casey, placed second and She's Got Grit, ridden by A.P. Heskin, placed first. 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 judges placings, however, they were of the opinion that A.P.Heskin was in breach of Rule 214 in that he rode carelessly and having considered his record, suspended him for two race days.

039G Killiney (Pro-Am) INH Flat Race

The Stewards received a report from Mr.W.Fleming , Turf Club Clerk of the Scales, regarding the fact that Mr R. Kavanagh, rider of Foremost (GB) , weighed in at two pounds overweight. Evidence was heard from the rider concerned. Having considered the evidence, the Stewards were satisfied that the rider was in breach of Rule 231 and they therefore suspended him for one race day.



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