We have a busy weekend with 7 runners at the Curragh this weekend. We have 3 today and 4 tomorrow.   Saturday   4.15 Kalaroun (Ronan Whelan) Kalaroun is a nice colt by Star Spangled Banner. He’s been pleasing us in his work and we’re looking forward to getting him started. The track and ground should be ideal for him. …
We have 3 runners today, 2 in Killarney and 1 in Roscommon.   Roscommon   2.30 Shamiyan (Simon Torrens) This is Shamiyan’s first time over hurdles. Simon Turrens rides him and claims 7. He’s a lovely big horse who has been pleasing me in his schooling. I’m looking forward to getting him started.   Killarney   6.55 Illusory (Sean Davis) …
We have a busy day today with 2 meetings at Dundalk and Cork. We are looking forward to getting back to see the new surface in Dundalk. It’s a track we have a great record at.   Dundalk   3.00 Blue Wood (Sean Davis) We’re dropping him back to 5 furlongs. We think he’ll handle the track well and hopefully …
We have a busy day today with 2 meetings at Dundalk and Cork. We are looking forward to getting back to see the new surface in Dundalk. It’s a track we have a great record at.   Dundalk   3.00 Blue Wood (Sean Davis) We’re dropping him back to 5 furlongs. We think he’ll handle the track well and hopefully …

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 …