Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Integrity Portal

Curragh 6th August 2022

The Stewards fined the following trainer in respect of their non-runner:-

Joseph Patrick O'Brien, trainer of Madly Truly (Off feed) - €200

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

C. T. Keane replaced M.A. Enright on Sacred Bridge (GB), trained by G.M.Lyons (Race 4)(Stewards permission)

228C Donohue Marquees H'cap

The Stewards reviewed an incident in the closing stages of this race involving One Sweet Day, ridden by W.M. Lordan, Mogwli, ridden by Jessica Maye, and Amazing Emma, ridden by C.D. Hayes where it appeared One Sweet Day and Amazing Emma bumped twice. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the matter, the Stewards were satisfied that no further action was warranted.

Neve Bennett, rider of She's In The Game trained by W.T. Farrell, reported to the Clerk of the Scales that her mount burst a blood vessel. This was subsequently confirmed by the IHRB Veterinary Officer.

228E Keeneland Phoenix Stakes

Hollie Doyle, rider of Bradsell (GB) trained by Archie Watson (in GB), reported to the Clerk of the Scales that her mount stumbled leaving the stalls.

228F AK Bets Higher Limits Better Prices Hcap

J.A. Powell, rider of Anatoli (GB) trained by John James Feane, reported to the Clerk of the Scales that his mount hung right throughout.

228H John Ormonde Construction Irish EBF M'dn

C.T. Keane, rider of Beauty Crescent, trained by G.M.Lyons, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount was withdrawn at the start, at his request, having run freely on the way to the start and he felt it had run its race already.

W.J. Lee, rider of Highly Desirable trained by Natalia Lupini, reported to the Clerk of the Scales that his mount jumped very slow.

The Stewards granted permission for stall eight to be omitted from this race having received a report from the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Starter, Mr. J. R. Banahan that there was a technical issue with this stall that would not be rectified in time for this race.


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

Mr. Laurence McFerran (Chairman),

Mr. N. P. Lambert,

Dr. Paddy Molony,

Mr. John Martin Smith,

Mr. L. Walsh.

Following a request from broadcasters, the Stewards granted permission for the following delays: Races 5 and 7 + two minutes

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

Copyright © 2018, I.H.R.B, All Rights Reserved.