Two for Dundalk Tonight

Posted on March 13, 2020

Due to the current situation regarding the Coronavirus, we are very grateful with the decision made to continue racing in Dundalk this evening.  We have just got the two runners. 5.45 Lady de Vesci (Ronan Whelan) Lady de Vesci would appreciate being back in claiming company and given the overall balance of form in the race I think she has …

One For Meydan And One For Dundalk

Posted on March 6, 2020

Both Simsir and Massif Central arrived home safely from Dubai during the week.  They will both have a short break now before resuming training.  They both look terrific and I am sure they will benefit from their visit to Dubai. Surrounding meanwhile is still there and she takes her chance tomorrow in the Jebel Hatta (Group 1) at Meydan.  This …
We go chasing black type later this evening with Orchid Gardens who lines up in the Listed Patton Stakes at Dundalk, but it was great to win a big race in Dubai last night after Simsir won a valuable race at The Carnival. It was a great result for all our team. Robbie Gallagher has been over there since the …

Two For Meydan This Evening

Posted on February 27, 2020

We are back racing at Dubai later today with two runners and it’s great to be a part of these big days and I am hopeful that both Simsir and Massif Central will represent us well. Surrounding remains in very good form and we plan to let her take her chance in the Group 1 Jebel Hata on Super Saturday …

Two For Dundalk Tonight

Posted on February 14, 2020

While both horses ran well in Meydan last night, Surrounding ran really well and saw out the trip really well when fourth in the Gr2 Balanchine.  She may have one more run before she returns home. Unfortunately the draw came against Massif Central and he just got shunted back through the field.  He was a long way back turning in …

Two for Meydan Tonight

Posted on February 13, 2020

I arrived out to Dubai on Tuesday and I am delighted to see the horses in such good order – Robbie and Adam are both doing a great job.  The owners both have travelled out also and we are enjoying a couple of days in the sun, which is in sharp contrast to the weather at home.  We just have …

Two For Dundalk Tonight

Posted on February 7, 2020

We had no runners this week in Dubai.  We will run Massif Central in a handicap and Surrounding in a Gr2 Fillies & Mares next week.  I intend to travel to see them.  The report on them from the lads are positive and Tadgh O’Shea is due to sit on them on Sunday morning.  Unfortunately Ronan is suspended so he …