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Bellewstown 29th August 2019

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

R.A. Doyle replaced J.J. Slevin on Ask Nile, trained by Seamus Neville (Race 7)(Injury)

240F John Purfield Memorial H'cap H'dle

The Stewards interviewed C.J. Orr, rider of Fred The Foot, concerning his use of the whip in the latter stages of the race. The rider accepted that he had 3 or more previous breaches of Reg.10.3 since the new whip regulations came into effect. Having considered the riders acceptance of his disciplinary record in relation to Reg.10.3, the Stewards pursuant to Reg.10.6 referred the matter to the Referrals Committee for consideration.

240G Woods Financial (Ladies)(P-Am) Flat Race

Miss P. Elvin, rider of Another Symphony, trained by P.A.Fahy, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that her mount's saddle slipped about 6 furlongs out.

240H Race Displays H'cap H'dle

K.C. Sexton, rider of Galuppi (GB) trained by J.R.Finn, reported to the Clerk of the Scales that his mount was struck into.

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Sicario, trained by Mark Michael McNiff, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to have been struck into on its left hind, lost its left hind shoe and was was blowing hard post race.


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

Mr. Peter N. Reynolds (Chairman)
Mr. Colin Magnier
Mr. Peter Law
Mr. Joseph Collins
Mr. P.D. Matthews

Following a request from broadcasters, the Stewards granted permission for the following delays:

Race 4 +2 mins
Race 5 +2 mins
Race 6 +2 mins
Race 7 +2 mins

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

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