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Roscommon 19th August 2019

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

Vanessa Maye rode Out On Friday (reserve), trained by Philip M. Byrne (Race 4)
S.P.Bird rode Dingle Bay (reserve), trained by M. Flannery (Race 4)

229B Foran Equine Irish EBF Auction Race

The Stewards wished to interview C.D. Hayes, rider of Helvic Dream, concerning his use of the whip in this race following a report from the I.H.R.B. Veterinary Officer, that Helvic Dream was marked post race. C.D. Hayes confirmed to the Stewards that he had three or more previous breaches of Regulation 10 since the new whip Regulations came into effect and confirmed the presence of marks on the animal from photographic evidence. Having considered the rider's acceptance of his disciplinary record in relation to Regulation 10, the Stewards referred the matter to the Referrals Committee for consideration under the provisions of Regulation 10.6.

229D Eurona BriskNet Apprentice H'cap

P.A. Harnett, rider of Kasbah trained by Denis Gerard Hogan, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount clipped a heel turning in.

The Stewards allowed the late withdrawal of Watchman, trained by A.Oliver from this race after the intended rider A. J. Farragher was stood down following an injury sustained earlier and the trainer was unable to secure any suitable rider as set down in the conditions of this race.

229E Londis Roscommon M'dn

R. Coakley, rider of X' Girl trained by John M. Oxx, reported to the Clerk of Scales that he had to check his mount on the first bend.


The following Raceday Stewards acted on behalf of the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board at this race meeting:
Mr. Derek Pugh (Chairman),
Mr. Paddy Dunican,
Mr. Michael Moloney,
Mr. George McCourt,
Mr. PD. Matthews.

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

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