David Egan is currently scrapping it out to be champion apprentice jockey in Britain and while nothing but winners count in that race, a couple of his potential rides at York could be a bit more special. ..
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It’s a packed day of racing with the Curragh hosting the first of a two-day Irish Champions Weekend trials meeting, Ripon staging their most expensive race and Newbury being the main focus of attention across the water. ..
The Keeneland Phoenix Stakes at the Curragh this afternoon is a fascinating renewal of the Group 1 juvenile race and one that is going to throw up a story either way...
The marathon week of the Galway Races ends on Sunday and those that were on the mark already this week can end on a high but don’t be surprised if there is an upset in the opening race. ..
Willie Mullins throws plenty at the €100,000 Galway Shopping Centre Handicap Hurdle today but victory here could go the way of his good friend and old rival Noel Meade with Showem Silver. ..
Two men at the top of their game this week have been Willie Mullins at Galway and Ryan Moore at Goodwood and neither are finished adding to their haul yet, although Willie might have to wait until tomorrow for major honours. ..
Whiskey Sour was rather unheralded coming into this Galway Festival but by this evening he could be making his way back to Closutton as the winner of two €100,000 handicaps. ..
The ground conditions at Goodwood are certainly going to make life difficult for horses and punters alike but hopefully there are a few left standing that will relish the conditions, while at Galway, Willie Mullins is set to continue his fantastic week. ..
Yesterday’s television pictures from Goodwood looked anything but glorious and were winter-esque...
Two winners and a second in the big races so far at Galway this week, and expect Willie Mullins to be standing in a familiar spot after the Galway Hurdle this afternoon...