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Punchestown 18th October 2017

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

D. Meyler replaced R.C. Colgan on Kildaven Spider, trained by Kieran P. Egan (Race 3)(Stewards permission)

292B Coral.ie Racehorse Ownership Rated H'dle

The Stewards fined S.R.B. Crawford, trainer, €350 for lodging a passport in respect of Jimmy Breekie, 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.

D.E. Mullins, rider of Hidden Cyclone trained by John Joseph Hanlon, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount missed a few hurdles in the back straight and lost ground.

C.D. Meehan, rider of The Game Changer trained by Gordon Elliott, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount lost his action and was pulled up.

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined The Game Changer, trained by Gordon Elliott, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be blowing hard post race.

292C Coral.ie Bet 5 Get 20 In Bets M'dn H'dle

The Stewards enquired into an incident on the final bend involving Beyond The Law, ridden by R.M. Power,unplaced, Derrinross, ridden by L.P. Dempsey, placed fourth, Shady Operator, ridden by B.J. Geraghty, placed second and Vanellope, ridden by Mr H.D. Dunne, placed fifth, where it appeared that Beyond The Law ran short of room and checked when racing closest to the rails. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards were unable to reach a conclusion from the video evidence presented and therefore took no further action.

292D Coral.ie Blogs By Tom Scudamore Hcap Hdl

M.A. Enright, rider of State Of Origin trained by Edward P. Harty, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount lost his action and was pulled up.

292E Coral.ie Bet & Watch Beginners S'chase

M.P. Walsh, rider of Sort It Out trained by Edward P. Harty, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount was outpaced after the fifth fence before staying on past tired horses in the closing stages.

B.J. Geraghty, rider of That's A Wrap (GB), trained by Thomas Mullins, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount was outpaced before staying on at the same pace in the closing stages.

292F Coral.ie Download The App H'cap S'chase

M.A. Enright, rider of Spancil Hill trained by Michael J. McDonagh, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount made mistakes and never travelled thereafter before eventually being pulled up.



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