6 runners this evening at the Curragh

Posted on July 10, 2020

Busy day at the curragh today with 6 runners.   4.45 Feminism (Ronan Whelan) Feminism has a good draw on this occasion after being poorly drawn the last day, she ran a good race to be headed on the line. A reproduction of that run should leave her run a big race today.   4.45 Eye of the Dragon (Eamonn …
We are back with four runners at The Curragh on Saturday which includes Ridenza in the 1,000 Guineas and my thoughts on them are below. 5.10 Kalayena (Ronan Whelan) She is a lovely big filly. She is still quite raw, but the trip and ground should be ideal for her. I am looking forward to getting her started and I’d …
It’s great to be back racing at The Curragh and the ground staff there have done a fantastic job in producing good, fast ground and we are well represented over the two days at their Guineas Festival and my thoughts on today’s runners are below.  4.40  Zanahiyr (Ronan Whelan) He was the first reserve but I got a call this …

Great To Be Back Racing At Naas Today

Posted on June 8, 2020

It’s great to be back racing today at Naas. Hopefully all will go well today and for all the behind closed doors fixtures over the next few weeks. Paul Murtagh and Jennifer Pugh from the IHRB and everyone in Brian Kavanagh’s team at HRI, have done a huge amount of work to get the protocols agreed and hopefully everything will …
We’ll have an eye on what promises to be a huge day of racing in Hong Kong tomorrow, with no fewer than four ex Copper Beach trained horses lining up over the course of the night and we have two ‘runners’ in the featured Group 1 QEII Cup. Playa Del Puente was a good horse for us and he has …

3 For Naas This Afternoon

Posted on March 23, 2020

It’s great that we are racing and the turf season gets underway at Naas today where we run three which includes Hamariyna in the Park Express Stakes. My thoughts on our three runners are below. 3.00 Arcanears (Liam Browne) He comes into the race in good form and we have decided to take 10lbs off him with Liam Browne. We …

Three For Dundalk This Afternoon

Posted on March 20, 2020

It’s great that we are back racing later today at Dundalk where we run three and my thoughts on them are below. It’s been well documented that there was a lengthy meeting earlier this week, where a very strict set of protocols were put in place to ensure that racing continues behind closed doors. The situation is being monitored daily …