Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Limerick 17th March 2019

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

R.A. Doyle replaced J.W. Kennedy on Well Set Up, trained by Mark Fahey (Race 2)(injured).
B. Hayes replaced J.W. Kennedy on Diamond Turf (FR), trained by Gordon Elliott (Race 3)(injured)
K.J. Brouder replaced J.W. Kennedy on Ask And Answer, trained by Sean Aherne (Race 4)(injured).
T. Ryan rode Crack On Corrie (reserve), trained by W.J.Austin (Race 4)
D.N. Russell replaced J.W. Kennedy on Dakota Moirette (FR), trained by Gordon Elliott (Race 6)(injured)
S.A. Mulcahy replaced D.N. Russell on Nicole's Milan, trained by Sean Aherne (Race 7)(injured)

049A Limerick On Facebook Rated Novice H'dle

The Stewards enquired into an incident in the closing stages involving Halsafari, ridden by B. Hayes, placed first and Getaday, ridden by D.E. Mullins, placed second, where it appeared Halsafari drifted towards the running tail. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards took no further action other than to advised B. Hayes to ride with more care in future.

The Stewards fined Andrew McNamara, trainer, €65 for failing to fit the declared head gear to Mandarin Monarch, prior to entering the parade ring.

049B Kerry Group EBF ShannonSpray (M) Nov Hdl

The Stewards enquired into possible interference close to the line involving Robin De Carlow (GB), ridden by R. Walsh, placed first and Well Set Up, ridden by R.A. Doyle, placed second, where it appeared interference may have occurred. 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 and took no further action.

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At the request of the Stewards, D.J. O'Keeffe, rider of Epsilon Indi, trained by A.J. McNamara, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount never travelled on the ground.

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Epsilon Indi, trained by A.J. McNamara, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to have slight nasal discharge post race.

049E Charleville EBF (Mares) Novice S'chase

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Missy Tata (FR), trained by Gordon Elliott, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be slightly lame post race.

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Redhotfillypeppers, trained by W.P. Mullins, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

D.N. Russell, rider of Missy Tata (FR) trained by Gordon Elliott, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount never travelled and was pulled up thereafter.

GENERAL INFORMATION

The following Raceday Stewards acted on behalf of the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board at this race meeting:
Mr. John Powell (Chairman),
Mr. John Mcguire,
Mr. Paddy Barry,
Mr. Joe O'Donoghue,
Mr. H.T. Hynes.



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


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