Clonmel 1st October 2015


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

P.D. Kennedy replaced J.M. Moore on The Bach Road, trained by Seamus Fahey (Race 2)(Injury)
S.A. Shortall replaced J.M. Moore on Better B Quick, trained by Paul Stafford (Race 6)(Injury)

269D Nire Valley H'cap H'dle

B.T. O'Connell, rider of Run For Firth trained by Kieran Purcell, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount stumbled after the fourth hurdle from home.

269E I.S.F.EBF Captain Christy Rated Nov.S'ch

The Stewards interviewed J.S. McGarvey, rider of King Leon, concerning his use of the whip in the latter stages of this race. Evidence was heard from the rider concerned. Having viewed a recording of the race and considered the evidence the Stewards found J.S. McGarvey in breach of Reg. 10 4. by failing to give his mount time to respond to the whip and having taken his good record into account the Stewards cautioned the rider regarding his future whip use.

P.M. Cloke, trainer of Bellgrove, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his charge scoped wrong post race

N Dooly, trainer of Jansboy (GB), reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his charge was found to have burst a blood vessel on post race examination

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