Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Naas 7th February 2016

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

John M.Burke, trainer of Killahara Castle (Identification check, passport late) - €350.

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The Stewards fined Ms. Sandra Hughes, trainer, €350 for lodging a passport in respect of The Granson, in which the vaccinations did not conform with the provisions of Rule 91. The Stewards allowed the horse to run on receipt of the trainer's written assurance that the vaccinations were in order.

P.E. Corbett, rider of Champayne Ginger trained by Paul W. Flynn, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount made a noise in running.

R. Loughran, rider of The Granson trained by Ms. Sandra Hughes, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount hung badly in the straight.

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The Stewards interviewed B.M. Cash, rider of Crowsgrove, concerning his use of the whip in the closing stages of this race. Evidence was heard from the rider concerned. Having viewed a recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards were of the opinion that the rider was in breach of Regulation 10.3.(b) in that he had used his whip unnecessarily, after his chance of winning or being placed had clearly gone. Having considered his previous record in this regard, the Stewards suspended him for one raceday.

D.N. Russell, rider of Tuzo trained by Paul Nolan, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount jumped poorly.

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The Stewards received a report from Mr. Hugh Hynes, Turf Club Clerk of the Scales, regarding the fact that P.D. Kennedy, rider of Rolling Rocket, weighed in at 2 lbs 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 having considered his previous record in this regard, they suspended him for one raceday.



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