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Tipperary 27th August 2015

234B Camas Park Stud EBF M'dn

C.T. Keane, rider of Father Mattie trained by Eamonn O'Connell, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount whinnied in the straight and was eased.

M.C. Hussey, rider of Its Only Mossy, trained by Sean P. Hennessy, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount ran very green.

J.A. Heffernan, rider of Masonbrook Lady, trained by Denis Gerard Hogan, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount was fractious at the start.

234C Irish Stallion Farms EBF Premier Nursery

S. Foley, rider of Tonkinese (GB) trained by M.Halford, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount did not act on the slow ground.

234E @TipperaryRaces On Twitter App. H'cap

The Stewards received a report from Mr.P.L.Malone , Turf Club Clerk of the Scales, regarding the fact that D.P. Linehan , rider of Tanneron , weighed in at 1.7 lbs overweight. Evidence was heard from the rider concerned in the presence of John Linehan, authorised representative. Having considered the evidence, the Stewards were satisfied that the rider was in breach of Rule 231 and they therefore suspended him for one race day.

234F Meadowview Stables H'cap

The Stewards interviewed K.J. Leonard, rider of Malicious Intent, concerning his use of the whip in this race. Evidence was heard from the rider concerned in the presence of V.Clifford, trainer who accompanied the rider in the Stewards room. 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(f), in that he used the whip with excessive frequency and having considered his record, cautioned him concerning his future responsibilities in this regard.



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