Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Roscommon 3rd September 2018

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

D.P. McDonogh rode Last Garrison (reserve) , trained by Mark Michael McNiff (Race 8)

247B Tulsk H'cap

B.M. Coen, rider of Tresorier (GB) trained by John James Feane, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount hung badly to the right in the straight.

S. Foley, rider of Stormy Belle trained by P.A.Fahy, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount was tight for room on the turn into the straight and clipped a heel.

G.F. Carroll, rider of Swiss Cottage (GB) trained by Joseph G. Murphy, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount did not handle the bends.

The Stewards enquired into an incident on the turn into the straight involving Great Grey, ridden by D.M. Redmond, placed fourth, Stormy Belle, ridden by S. Foley, placed third and Swiss Cottage (GB), ridden by G.F. Carroll, unplaced, where it appeared that Stormy Belle was left short of room and stumbled when Swiss Cottage (GB) moved outwards off the bend. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards were satisfied that any interference caused was accidental in nature and took no further action.

D.E. Sheehy, rider of Waitaki trained by Dermot Anthony McLoughlin, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount got no run in the straight.

247C2 Alice Farrell Memorial H'cap

R.P. Whelan, rider of Luna's Luck trained by M.Halford, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount got no run in the straight.

R. Coakley, rider of Cosmic Symbol trained by G. Webb, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount got no run in the straight.

247D Irish EBF Supporting ICW (Fillies) M'dn

R.P. Whelan, rider of Intermedia trained by M.Halford, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount hung left in the straight and lost her action.

T.P. Madden, rider of Napoleons Drummer trained by Liam P Cusack, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount lost her action during this race and became detached from the other runners when eased down.

247F Roscommon Apprentice M'dn

K.J. Leonard, rider of Leaderboard (USA) trained by Charles O'Brien, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount was severly checked while attempting to go the inner of the leader before the turn into the straight.

247G Roscommon Racecourse H'cap

D.P. McDonogh, rider of Last Garrison trained by Mark Michael McNiff, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount reared up when leaving the starting stalls and later in the race he got no run in the straight.

GENERAL INFORMATION

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

Mr. Derek Pugh (Chairman),

Mr. Justice Raymond Groarke,

Mr. Niall Rooney,

Mr. Patrick Dunican,

Mr. Hugh Hynes.



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


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