Selections for Galway – Oct. 26th 2020

1.20: LA JOCONDE (SEAMIE HEFFERNAN/AIDAN O’BRIEN) 1.55: LIGHTNING AMBER – EW – (MIKEY SHEEHY (7)/DERMOT WELD) 2.30: MASS GATHERING – EW – (RORY CLEARY/TOM CLEARY) 3.05: SOLENE LILYETTE (OISIN ORR/DERMOT WELD) 3.40: EXCUZIO JOE – EW – (SAM EWING (7)/MATT SMITH) 4.15: FUTURE PROOF – EW – (COLIN KEANE/NOEL MEADE) 4.45: LIARS CORNER (SHANE FOLEY/JOHN MCCONNELL) Continue reading Selections for Galway – Oct. 26th 2020

Selections for Wexford – Oct. 26th 2020

12.55: GASPARD DU SEUIL (RACHAEL BLACKMORE/HENRY DE BROMHEAD) 1.30: KAPARD (RACHAEL BLACKMORE/HENRY DE BROMHEAD) 2.05: BREEZY BELLE (CHRIS TIMMONS/EDDIE CAWLEY) 2.40: AL BARRONE (RACHAEL BLACKMORE/HENRY DE BROMHEAD) 3.15: MINELLA INDO (RACHAEL BLACKMORE/HENRY DE BROMHEAD) 3.50: ANDY DUFRESNE (MARK WALSH/GORDON ELLIOTT) 4.25: CHURCHSTONEWARRIOR – EW – (RAY BARRON (7)/JONATHAN SWEENEY) Continue reading Selections for Wexford – Oct. 26th 2020

Selections for Wexford – Oct. 25th 2020

1.00: MR JACKMAN (DENIS O’REGAN/GORDON ELLIOTT) 1.35: FLIRTING LESA – EW – (CONOR MCNAMARA (5)/PADDY HAYES) 2.10: SMALL BAD BOB – EW – (SEAN O’KEEFFE (3)/PAUL NOLAN) 2.45: BLUE MARKLE – EW – (SIMON TORRENS (5)/DAVID CHRISTIE) 3.20: ATLANTIC SHORE (BRIAN HAYES/PHILIP FENTON) 3.55: SCOIR MEAR – EW – (SIMON TORRENS (5)/TOM MULLINS) 4.30: NUDIE (JODIE TOWNEND (7)/WILLIE MULLINS) Continue reading Selections for Wexford – Oct. 25th 2020

Selections for Galway – Oct. 25th 2020

12.40: TUCANAE (BRYAN COOPER/PAUL NOLAN) 1.15: COKO BEACH – EW – (KEITH DONOGHUE/GORDON ELLIOTT) 1.50: CHAVI ARTIST (DAVID MULLINS/TOM MULLINS) 2.25: MIRACLE IN MEDINAH – EW – (MARK WALSH/GORDON ELLIOTT) 3.00: BEACON EDGE (SEAN FLANAGAN/NOEL MEADE) 3.35: LIEUTENANT COMMAND (SEAN FLANAGAN/NOEL MEADE) 4.10: UISCE SOLAS (LIAM QUINLAN (7)/DECLAN QUEALLY) 4.45: CHAMPAGNESOCIALIST – EW – (PAT TAAFFE (7)/TOM TAAFFE) Continue reading Selections for Galway – Oct. 25th 2020

Selections for Leopardstown – Oct. 24th 2020

1.20: EYLARA (OISIN ORR/DERMOT WELD) 1.55: SWORD ZORRO (SHANE FOLEY/JESSICA HARRINGTON) 2.29: STAR MAKER – EW – (GAVIN RYAN (3)/TOM MULLINS) 3.04: SILVER SERVICE – EW – (DYLAN B. MCMONAGLE (5)/MICK MULVANY) 3.39: CARLISLE BAY (SEAMIE HEFFERNAN/AIDAN O’BRIEN) 4.14: NUMERIAN – EW – (DECLAN MCDONOGH/JOSEPH O’BRIEN) 4.49: MAGIC CHEGEGA – EW – (SAM EWING (7)/DERMOT WELD) Continue reading Selections for Leopardstown – Oct. 24th 2020

Selections for Galway – Oct. 24th 2020

1.40: PERRY OWENS (SEAN FLANAGAN//NOEL MEADE) 2.12: CALTHOR (MARK WALSH/GAVIN CROMWELL) 2.47: TIGER VOICE (RACHAEL BLACKMORE/HENRY DE BROMHEAD) 3.22: MIGHTY TOM – EW – (BRYAN COOPER/TOM COOPER) 3.57: GRAN GESTE – EW – (SIMON TORRENS (5)/LIZ DOYLE) 4.32: SIZING MALBAY – EW – (PETER CARBERRY/STEVE MAHON) 5.07: PART TIME FARMER (FINNY MAGUIRE/NOEL MEADE) Continue reading Selections for Galway – Oct. 24th 2020

Keane and Foley both score as it’s horses for courses

There are racecourses which, due to their unique nuances, take getting to know. Galway, Downpatrick, Sligo and Bellewstown are just some such in Ireland. Akin to Epsom, Chester, York, Cartmel and Aintree in Britain. Dundalk Stadium merits inclusion in a similar bracket. Most obviously because it’s Ireland’s only All Weather course. Equally though due to the reality that some horses will act on the surface, others won’t. As a result of which it’s not unusual to see horses run up sequences of victories or commendable performances at the Co Louth venue. Tonight was one such occasion when regular visitors – … Continue reading Keane and Foley both score as it’s horses for courses

Selections for Dundalk – Oct. 24th 2020

4.40: CRYSTAL DAWN (SAM EWING (7)/GAVIN CROMWELL) 5.10: EGLISH – EW – (BEN COEN/ADRIAN MCGUINNESS) 5.45; ANJALAWI (COLIN KEANE/GER LYONS) 6.15: BEAR HUG (GARY HALPIN/KEVIN PRENDERGAST) 6.45: PILLAR – EW – (COLIN KEANE/ADRIAN MCGUINNESS) 7.15: VERMILLION CLIFFS (SEAMIE HEFFERNAN/AIDAN O’BRIEN) 7.45: BRINJAL (COLIN KEANE/GER LYONS) 8.15: TIME AND MONEY (SHANE FOLEY/ANDY OLIVER) Continue reading Selections for Dundalk – Oct. 24th 2020

Selections for Sligo – Oct. 23rd 2020

2.00: CRASSUS (SEAN FLANAGAN/NOEL MEADE) 2.33: FARCEUR DU LARGE (SEAN FLANAGAN/NOEL MEADE) 3.08: PAULA’S PRAYER (RICKY DOYLE/CONOR O’DWYER) 3.43: BETH HORAN (MARK WALSH/GORDON ELLIOTT) 4.18: WORKING CAPITOL – EW – (BARRY BROWNE (3)/ROSS O’SULLIVAN) 4.53: FACE THE ODDS (DENIS O’REGAN/NOEL MEADE) 5.23: TOP BANDIT (JAMIE CODD/GORDON ELLIOTT) Continue reading Selections for Sligo – Oct. 23rd 2020