Thoroughbred – News In Brief

13-19 May 2024

Rider Penalties  N Hailey | Waikato 15 May; medical clearance required (subsequently received on 18 May).  S Weatherley | Waikato 18 May; failed to make weight; fined $100.  O Bosson | Waikato 18 May; failed to make weight; fined $200.  T Davies | Rangitikei 18 May; careless ...

6-12 May 2024

Rider Penalties  M Sanson | Matamata 8 May; careless riding; suspended 9-15 May inclusive.  W Pinn | Matamata 8 May; use of whip; fined $250.  C Grylls | Matamata 8 May; medical clearance required (subsequently received on 11 May).  S Weatherley | Matamata 8 May; medical clearance ...

29 April – 5 May

THOROUGHBRED  Rider Penalties  A Najib | Canterbury 2 May; use of whip; suspended 13-24 May inclusive.  P Matthews | Woodville-Pahiatua 3 May; failed to make weight; fined $100.  T Moodley | Waikato 4 May; use of whip; suspended 12-19 May inclusive.  C Butler | Waikato 4 May; ...

22-28 April 2024

Rider Penalties  B May | South Canterbury 24 April; use of whip; suspended $400.  C Wiles | Matamata 26 April; careless riding; suspended 5-19 May inclusive.  T Harris | Matamata 26 April; use of whip; fined $500.  K Wiles | Matamata 26 April; use of whip; fined $300.  N Downs | ...

15-21 April 2024

THOROUGHBRED  Rider Penalties  W Kennedy | Rotorua 17 April; use of whip; fined $500.  R Elliot | Rotorua 17 April; medical clearance required (subsequently received on 19 April).  M Hashizume | Matamata 19 April; careless riding; suspended 28 April – 3 May inclusive.  L ...

8-14 April 2024

Rider Penalties  H McNeill | Non-raceday dated 11 April; rode with prohibited substance in system; suspended 26 March – 30 April inclusive and costs of $187.50.  O Bosson | Auckland 10 April; careless riding; suspended 26 April – 2 May inclusive.  C Lahoud | Auckland 10 April; medical ...

1-7 April 2024

Rider Penalties  T Comignaghi | Riverton 1 April; use of whip; suspended 5-12 April inclusive.  L Douglas | Ashburton 4 April; medical clearance required (subsequently received on 6 April).  K Hercock | Wanganui 5 April; careless riding; suspended 14-19 April inclusive.  K Asano | ...

25-31 March 2024

Rider Penalties  K Joyce | Matamata 27 March; medical clearance required.  O Bosson | Matamata 27 March; medical clearance required (subsequently received on 30 March).  J Doyle | Matamata 27 March; medical clearance required (subsequently received on 30 March).  N Hailey | ...

18-24 March 2024

Rider Penalties  K Joyce | Auckland 20 March; use of whip; fined $500.  N Downs | Auckland 20 March; use of whip; fined $500.  C Campbell | Hororata 23 March; celebratory gesture prior to winning post; fined $300.   Horse Penalties  SHAWSHANK | Auckland 20 March; late scratching ...

11-17 March 2024

Rider Penalties  N Hailey | South Waikato 13 March; failed to make weight; fined $100.  A Goindasamy | Ashburton 14 March; careless riding; suspended 24 March – 3 April inclusive.  W Kennedy | Ashburton 14 March; use of whip (2 charges); suspended 17-24 March inclusive and fined ...

4-10 March 2024

Rider Penalties  T Davies | Otaki-Maori 6 March; careless riding; suspended 10-16 March inclusive.  C Barnes | Otaki-Maori 6 March; medical clearance required.  K Williams | Otago 2 March (heard Amberley 7 March); careless riding; suspended 15-22 March inclusive.  C Grylls | ...

26 February – 3 March 2024

Rider Penalties  N Downs | Non-raceday dated 26 February; rode in jump-out without approved body protector; fined $500.   U Holmquist | Matamata 29 February; careless riding; suspended 10-20 March inclusive.  P Graberg | Matamata 29 February; broke riding engagement; fined $200.  K ...