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Bellewstown 25th August 2020

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

J.J. Slevin rode Lucky Buck (reserve) , trained by A.J.Martin (Race 1)
A. McCurtin replaced C.A. Landers on Play The Part, trained by W.M.Roper (Race 4)(Injury)

218A Lougher Stables M'dn H'dle

The Stewards enquired into possible interference after the last hurdle involving Big King (FR), ridden by K.J. Brouder, placed second and Railway Hurricane, ridden by J.M. Moore, placed first, where it appeared the two horses came close together. 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 Judge's placings and took no further action.

218C John H Kierans Memorial (Mares) Hurdle

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Bon Retour, trained by W.P. Mullins, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

218D Byrne Marquees H'cap H'dle

J.M. Moore, rider of Severus Alexander trained by Gavin Cromwell, reported to the Clerk of the Scales that his mount never travelled and pulled up.

218H The M'dn H'dle

C.D. Maxwell, rider of The Great White trained by Dermot Anthony McLoughlin, reported to the Clerk of the Scales that his mount didn't handle the ground.


The following Raceday Stewards acted on behalf of the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board at this race meeting:

Mr. Laurence McFeran (Chairman)
Mr. Peter N. Reynolds
Mr. Joe Collins
Mr. P.D. Matthews

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

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