News Articles - Regulatory News

  • Stewards To Commence Runner Runner Inquiry

    25/09/2009
    Regulatory News
    An inquiry into the Analyst’s finding of a prohibited substance in the urine sample taken from Runner Runner after that greyhound finished in 1st place in race 5 (Mavis Deignan stake 5th Grade 506m) at the Lithgow meeting on 15 August 2009, will be conducted at Greyhound Racing NSW offices on Friday 2 October 2009 at 1pm.
  • Hogan Appeal Dismissed

    24/09/2009
    Regulatory News
    The Greyhound Racing Appeals Tribunal yesterday dismissed an appeal by trainer Mr Wayne Hogan against a conviction under GAR 106 (1) (d) issued subsequent to Stewards inquiries on 1 June 2009 and 6 August 2009. The original penalty of twelve months disqualification was varied to expire on 5 June 2010.
  • Gardoll Fined

    22/09/2009
    Regulatory News
    Greyhound Racing NSW Stewards today conducted an inquiry into analyst’s reports that the urine sample taken from Tommy Cash prior to that greyhound winning Race 7 at the Grafton meeting on 16 July 2009, contained the prohibited substance Firocoxib.
  • Stewards To Commence Tommy Cash Inquiry

    18/09/2009
    Regulatory News
    An inquiry into the analyst’s findings of Firocoxib in the urine sample taken from Tommy Cash after the greyhound won Race 7 at the Grafton meeting on 16 July 2009, will be conducted at GRNSW offices on Tuesday 22 September 2009 at 1pm.
  • Cuneo Fined

    17/09/2009
    Regulatory News
    Stewards finalised an inquiry into Miss Ellen Cuneo posting offensive comments on Facebook regarding GRNSW steward Mr Terry Hynes.
  • Gilbert Disqualified For 12 Months

    17/09/2009
    Regulatory News
    Greyhound Racing NSW Stewards conducted an inquiry into analyst’s reports that the urine sample taken from Cawbourne Tuf prior to Race 5 at the Wentworth Park meeting on 1 June 2009, contained the prohibited substance Dexamethasone.
  • Four Month Disqualification For Midson

    08/09/2009
    Regulatory News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) Stewards today conducted an inquiry into analyst’s reports that the urine sample taken from Murranji Kate after that greyhound won Race 9 at the Muswellbrook meeting on 12 July 2009, contained the prohibited substances Caffeine, Theobromine, Theophylline and Paraxanthine.
  • STEWARDS TO COMMENCE CAWBOURNE TUF INQUIRY

    08/09/2009
    Regulatory News
    An inquiry into the analyst’s finding of dexamethasone in the urine sample taken from Cawbourne Tuf prior to that greyhound finishing in 2nd place in Race 5 at the Wentworth Park meeting on 1 June 2009, will be conducted at GRNSW offices on Thursday 17 September 2009 at 10am.
  • Substance Alert: FIROCOXIB

    08/09/2009
    Regulatory News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) today issued a warning to members of the sport about the prolonged excretion time of the prohibited substance Firocoxib, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly found in the registered veterinary product PREVICOX. As a NSAID, Firocoxib is screened for in samples taken from greyhounds and the detection of this substance in a sample would constitute an offence under Greyhound Australasia Rule 83.
  • Smart Suspended For Three Months

    21/08/2009
    Regulatory News
    GRNSW Stewards yesterday conducted an inquiry into analyst’s reports that the urine sample taken from Shy Bond after it won at Wentworth Park on 22 June 2009, contained the prohibited substances Caffeine, Theobromine, Theophylline and Paraxanthine. The owner-trainer Mr Malcolm Smart pleaded guilty to the charge of presenting Shy Bond for a race containing a prohibited substance and after considering submissions Mr Smart was suspended for a period of three (3) months, until 20 November 2009.