Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Limerick 19th June 2015

148B Irish Stallion Farms EBF Med.Auc.(F)M'dn

The Stewards enquired into possible interference in the straight involving Optimism And Hope, ridden by W.J. Lee, placed fifth, Orangey Red, ridden by L.F. Roche, placed third,Spinamiss, ridden by C.D. Hayes, placed first and Wreckless, ridden by C.T. Keane, placed fourth. 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 both C.D.Hayes and L.F.Roche were in breach of Rule 214, in that they rode carelessly and having considered their records they were suspended for one race day.

W.J. Lee, rider of Optimism And Hope trained by T. Stack, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount met with interference in running.

L.F. Roche, rider of Orangey Red trained by D. K. Weld, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount ran green.

148C Grant Thornton H'cap

The Stewards requested a report from David Marnane, trainer as to the apparent improvement in form of Kodiac's Back, placed first, as compared with its recent form. The trainer reported that his charge disappointed on his last start at Roscommon on ground softer that he would like. He added that the return to today's good to firm going, helped his charge return to form. Having considered the report the Stewards noted the explanation offered.

M.C. Hussey, rider of Dove Mountain trained by Gordon Elliott, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount ran out of racing room in the straight.

148D Ballyduane Stud H'cap

D.P. McDonogh, rider of Maria Montez (GB) trained by Timothy Doyle, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount hung badly in running.

D.M. Grant, rider of Funny How trained by Patrick J.Flynn, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount hung right in the straight.

C.D. Hayes, rider of Miss Temple trained by P.D. Deegan, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount ran out of racing room.



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