News from Dubai and 5 for Dundalk tonight

Posted on January 17, 2020

We flew back overnight from Dubai and I was delighted with Simsir – he just didn’t get the breaks early in the straight but he came home well and ran a smashing race to finish second to a good solid handicapper . He remains very lightly raced – that was just his second start in a handicap and his fourth …
It’s great to be back in Dubai for the Carnival and we run two horses tonight in Simsir and Surrounding. Ronan and I arrived over here last Sunday, (we also have Massif Central over) and thankfully, all three have settled in well. We’ve enjoyed success at The Carnival before, in particular with Certerach, who won the Gold Cup for us …

Two for Dundalk tonight

Posted on January 10, 2020

The horses remain in good form and we are very busy here in the yard at the moment, but Ronan I will head over to Dubai on Sunday, as we have Simsir, Massif Central and Surrounding to compete over there for us. All three have settled in well and it’s great to be involved in the Dubai Carnival and it …

Three for Dundalk tonight

Posted on January 3, 2020

Happy New Year everyone and we are back at Dundalk tonight with three runners and my thoughts on them are below. Last week, we shipped out our three horses for the Dubai Carnival which started yesterday, namely Simsir, Surrounding and Massif Central All three have all settled in well and we’ll get them started this month. The prize money is …

7 For Dundalk Tonight

Posted on December 20, 2019

We’ve enjoyed a good winter at Dundalk and we bring a strong team back there tonight for its final fixture of the year and my thoughts on them are below. Hopefully we’ll end the year on a high. I’d like to wish everyone a Happy Christmas and a healthy and successful 2020. I’d like to thank my staff, who have …

Five For Dundalk This Evening

Posted on December 18, 2019

We have five runners in Dundalk today. 5pm Malvolio (Ronan Whelan) Malvolio was very green first time out and has come forward in his work since.  He has got a good draw and will appreciate the step up to a mile and a half and he is capable of out running his odds.  He is a lazy worker at home …

Two For Dundalk Tonight

Posted on December 13, 2019

Our horses remain in very good form and we bring two to Dundalk tonight and I’m optimistic that they’ll both be competitive in their respective races and my thoughts on them are below. 5.45  Haifa (Ronan Whelan) She is a progressive filly and has come forward again since her last run at Dundalk. She has been working well and has …