Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Limerick 21st March 2018

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The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Wings Like Arion, trained by Mrs John Harrington, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal. Samples were also taken for analysis.

R.M. Power, rider of Wings Like Arion, trained by Mrs John Harrington, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount never travelled and stopped quickly.

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer reported to the Stewards that Maeve's Choice trained by Matthew J. Smith was found to have lost his left fore shoe.

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The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Crackerdancer, trained by Ray Hackett, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be lame on her right fore limb.

A representative of John. E. Kiely, trainer of Just Janice, reported to the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer that his charge scoped abnormally when examined post race.

D.F. O'Regan, rider of Just Janice trained by John E. Kiely, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount gurgled badly.

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer reported to the Stewards that Gracemount trained by Sean Thomas Doyle was found to have lost her right hind shoe and showing signs of being in season.

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer reported to the Stewards that Minnies Secret trained by C.Byrnes was found to have lost her left hind shoe.

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The Stewards enquired into the apparent improvement in form of Ballinabearna (GB), trained by Robert Tyner, placed, first compared with its recent form. Evidence was heard from the trainer concerned who stated that he was surprised with todays win. He also thought the step up in trip in a lessor race may have helped his charge. Evidence was also heard from Mr. S. Quinn, Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board National Hunt Handicapper, who stated that todays win represented a significant improvement in form. Having considered the evidence the Stewards noted the explanation.

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The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Kate Appleby Shoes, trained by W.P. Mullins, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal. Samples were also taken for analysis.

D.E. Mullins, rider of Kate Appleby Shoes trained by W.P. Mullins, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount jumped sticky.

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer reported to the Stewards that Dinaria Des Obeaux (FR) trained by Gordon Elliott was found to have lost her left fore shoe.

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The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer reported to the Stewards that Hugo 'N Taz (GB) trained by Denis Gerard Hogan was found to have lost his left front shoe.

GENERAL INFORMATION

The following Raceday Stewards acted on behalf of the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board at this race meeting:
Mr. Philip Mclernon (Chairman),
Mrs. T.K. Cooper,
Mr. Tom Rudd,
Mr. Edward Flannery,
Mr. M.F.O'Donoghue.



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


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