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Listowel 10th September 2018

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

A.P.O'Brien, trainer of Clear Skies (GB) (Off feed) - €200

255A Irish Stallion Farms EBF M'dn

The Stewards informed Henry de Bromhead, trainer that Wild Bob Cat, would have to be recertified before being declared to run from stalls again.

Rachael Blackmore, rider of Der Mc trained by P.A.Fahy, reported to the Clerk of Scales that her mount hung right during this race.

255B Feale H'cap

W.J. Lee, rider of Cracking Name trained by David Marnane, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount was squeezed for room on leaving the stalls and never travelled thereafter.

255C Edmund & Josie Whelan Mem. Listowel Stks

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Allegio, trained by Denis Gerard Hogan, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be slightly lame post race.

255E Irish Stallion Farms EBF Premier Nursery

The Stewards interviewed C.T. Keane, rider of Zander (GB), 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 were of the opinion that C.T. Keane was in breach of R10(3)(f) by using his whip with excessive frequency. Having taken his previous record into consideration the Stewards suspended C.T. Keane for 3 racedays.

255F Irish Stallion Farms EBF (Fillies) H'cap

Edward Lynam, trainer of Akua, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his charge was struck into behind during this race


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

Mr. Philip McLernon (Chairman),

Mr. John McGuire,

Mr. Maurice Carroll,

Mr. Joe O'Donoghue,

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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