Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Punchestown 12th January 2020

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

R.M. Power replaced J.J. Slevin on Anything Will Do, trained by Joseph Patrick O'Brien (Race 5)(Injured)
A.W. Short replaced J.J. Slevin on Get Crackin, trained by Edward Cawley (Race 7)(Injured)

009C Adare Manor Opportunity H'cap S'chase

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer reported to the Stewards that Lacken Bridge trained by Gordon Michael Doyle had blood at the nose as a result of exercise induced pulmonary haemorrhage.

009D Total Event Rental (Q.R.) H'cap S'chase

The Stewards interviewed Mr L.J. McGuinness, rider of Final List, concerning his use of the whip in the latter 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 Mr L.J. McGuinness was in breach of R10(3)(g) by using his whip with excessive frequency. Having taken his previous record into consideration, the Stewards suspended Mr L.J. McGuinness for 3 racedays.

The Stewards interviewed Mr E. Mahon, rider of Se Mo Laoch, concerning his use of the whip in the latter 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 Mr E. Mahon was in breach of R10(3)(g) by using his whip with excessive frequency. Having taken his previous record into consideration, the Stewards cautioned Mr E. Mahon on this occasion.

009F Irish Jockeys Association (M) H'cap Hdle

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Fag An Bealach, trained by A.L.T.Moore, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

009G Racing TV Club Day Today M'dn H'dle

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer was requested by the Stewards to take samples for analysis from Get Crackin, trained by Edward Cawley.

GENERAL INFORMATION

The following Raceday Stewards acted on behalf of the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board at this race meeting:

Mr. P. Caffrey (Chairman),

Mr. J. McGrath,

Mr. W. Flood,

Mr. J. Murphy,

Mr. P.D. Matthews.



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


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