Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Tramore 20th August 2017

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

A. McCurtin replaced B. Browne on Walkers Point, trained by David M.O'Brien (Race 3)(Injured)
A. Ring rode Cottonvale (reserve), trained by Eoin Doyle (Race 3)
J.J. Slevin replaced A.E. Lynch on Erkindale Lady, trained by Ms. M.M. Gannon (Race 5)(Unwell).
R.C. Colgan replaced A.E. Lynch on Cadawill, trained by Rodger Sweeney (Race 6)(Unwell).
R.A. Doyle replaced B. Browne on Catalaunian Fields, trained by M.F. Morris (Race 6)(Injured)

227A Comeragh Veterinary M'dn H'dle

The Stewards enquired into possible interference between the final hurdle and the winning post involving Hey Little Boy (GER), ridden by R. Walsh, placed first and High Nellie, ridden by C.A. Landers, placed second, where it appeared that both horses collided after jumping the hurdle. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards made no alteration to the Judges placings' and took no further action.

A. Ring, rider of Cottonvale, trained by Eoin Doyle, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount hung both ways during this race.

227C The Win Big With Tote H'cap H'dle

The Stewards enquired into possible interference between the final hurdle and the winning post involving Boytonrath, ridden by D.N. Russell, placed second and Hugh Divots, ridden by D.E. Mullins, placed fourth, where it appeared that Hugh Divots was left short of room to continue her challenge. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards made no alteration to the Judges placings' and took no further action.

B.J. Foley, rider of Game Puppeteer, trained by Paul Power, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount was pulled up when in contention after the final hurdle having sustained an injury behind the saddle.

227F Heinz Pollmeier Memorial H'cap S'chase

The Stewards fined J. Morrison, trainer, €350 for lodging a passport in respect of Invincible Don, 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.

Rachael Blackmore, rider of Summer Storm (GB) trained by John Joseph Hanlon, reported to the Clerk of Scales that her mount was pulled up having lost his action during this race.

D.E. Mullins, rider of Allied Victory trained by John Patrick Ryan, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount finished lame and was dismounted immediately.

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Allied Victory, trained by John Patrick Ryan, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be lame on his right fore leg.

227G Irish Stallion Farms EBF(M)INH Flat Race

R.P. Rath, trainer of Lucca Lady, reported to the Turf Club Veterinary Officer that his charge was showing signs of being in season post race.



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