Racing Queensland (RQ) Stewards today conducted an inquiry into an incident at the Cairns Greyhound Racing Club’s meeting on 26 July 2014 following a complaint lodged by Trainer P. Milani regarding the handling of his greyhound Duel Em Up by Trainer Daniel Miles following the running of Race 3.
After taking evidence from Mr Daniel Miles, Stewards issued a charge against Mr Miles pursuant to Greyhounds Australasia Rule 86 (o).
The specifics of the charge were that on 26 July 2014 Mr Daniel Miles handled the greyhound Duel Em Up trained by Mr Peter Milani in an improper manner following the running of Race 3 on 26 July 2014, an event on the program of the Cairns Greyhound Racing Club.
Mr Miles pleaded guilty to the charge.
When assessing penalty Stewards took into account Mr Miles’ previous record where he has had a licence for 13 years and has never faced the Stewards in relation to a similar manner. Mr Miles was fined $200.
Mr Miles was advised of his appeal rights.