Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Sligo 9th August 2017

The Stewards fined the following trainers in respect of their non-runners:-

Gordon Elliott, trainer of Penny Jane (Going) - €200
Gordon Elliott, trainer of Penny Jane (late withdrawal) - €320

211C BoyleSports H'cap S'chase

D.N. Russell, rider of Bendanella trained by Ross O'Sullivan, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount was pulled up having lost his action.

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Bendanella, trained by Ross O'Sullivan, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Round Tower, at the request of trainer, Karl Thornton, and reported the animal to be post race normal.

211E Kilcawley Construction Rated S'chase

R.C. Colgan, rider of Tom Horn trained by Peter Maher, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount was lame when pulled up.

A.W. Short, rider of Fenlon's Hill trained by Paul Stafford, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount whipped around at the start and refused to race when a fair start had been effected.

211F Glasshouse Hotel H'cap S'chase

Owing to the low lying elevation of the sun, the Stewards granted permission for the last fence on all circuits to be omitted from this race.

J.J. Burke, rider of One Fine Morning (GB) trained by Ronald O'Leary, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount was pulled up having stopped quickly.

M.F. Mooney, rider of Glasson Lad trained by Mrs Ann Mooney, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount was brought to a standstill by a faller but continued on in the race.

A.E. Lynch, rider of Killeen Elegance trained by Ms Claire O'Connell, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount hung very badly during this race.

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Killeen Elegance, at the request of trainer, Ms Claire O'Connell, and reported the animal to have sustained a graze on her left fore heel.



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