RANCHERS A FINAL ANGEL

Michael Fortune

Just one final was run at Thursday’s Shelbourne meeting when the William Mullan trained Ranchers Angel grabbed a narrow victory over Naylors Jim Bob in 28.89.


A MURPHY DOUBLE IN YOUGHAL AS ARDRATH ALFRED MAKES IT FOUR IN A ROW

Barry Drake

Ladysbridge handler Martin Murphy recorded a double on Monday's 12-race SIS program at Youghal.


A SERIOUS PERFORMANCE FROM THE GENIUS

Barry Drake

Serious Genius (Droopys Nidge-Billys Star) posted a career-best winning performance when winning Youghal's seventh race on Monday night.


COFFEE ALL ROUND AFTER CARRIGMORE THURSDAY DOUBLE

Paul Cooney

A double for the kennels of Patsy & Aoife Coffey was the highlight of the Thursday SIS action at Limerick as the Doon kennels produced a brace of strong staying victories under the P-And-A-Coffey-Syndicate ownership.


BABOG‘S STROLL IN SHELBOURNE DECIDER

Michael Fortune

The solitary final on the card at Shelbourne on Thursday was the A4 525 and here the €800 prize was claimed with ease by runaway winner Jackeen Babog.


MAGIC FROM MISTY AT YOUGHAL TRACK

Barry Drake

Slaneyside Misty (Over Limit-Slaneyside Selma) was the star of the show in Youghal on Wednesday night as Derek Kehoe's classy performer posted a top-class 29.05 when winning race seven.


DOUBLE FOR GARRYVOE TRAINER PAT MOLONEY

Barry Drake

Garryvoe trainer Pat Moloney recorded a double on Monday night's program at Youghal.


OLLIE’S ROCKER TOO GOOD

Michael Fortune

On a night when there were a number of tremendous performances, the feature saw Knight Rocker posting a fast 28.55 to capture the €1,500 final of the Try A Trio A3 525.


DAVY & ROBBIE DELIVER ORLANDO THURSDAY DOUBLE AT LIMERICK

Paul Cooney

A double for the Doon kennels of Susan Hayes stole the headlines on the Thursday SIS programme at Limerick this week with a brace of wins for progressive comrades from their February 2016 litter by Kinloch Brae out of Orlando Victoria.


DOUBLE DELIGHT FOR TWOMEY KENNEL

Barry Drake

Lisgoold trainer Liam Twomey was in double form in Youghal on Monday night.


KEHOE AND KELLEHER LAND DOUBLES IN YOUGHAL

Barry Drake

Thurles based trainer Derek Kehoe recorded another fine double in Youghal on Monday night as a large crowd turned out for the Dungourney GAA benefit night.


MISHA A STAYING PROSPECT

Michael Fortune

There has been a welcome increase in staying races at HQ in recent weeks and Thursday’s feature, the final of the Barking Buzz Novice 750, saw a promising young stayer in the form of Moorstown Misha emerge a superb winner.


STUNNING RUN FROM FREDDIE

Barry Drake

Stunning Freddie (Taylors Sky-Stunning Wilma), owned and trained by Fechin Mullen, Ballyduff, went quickest in Youghal last night as the experienced tracker posted a cracking performance to win race 11.


FOUR IN A ROW FROM CLASSY BALLYBRIEN JET

Barry Drake

For the second consecutive week, Ballybrien Jet (Ballybough Mike-Kerryroad Baba) stole the show in Youghal when posting a smashing winning performance in race seven.


DRAMA AS MAGS TAKES FEATURE

Michael Fortune

Thursday’s feature at Shelbourne Park was the final of the www.greyhoundsaspets.ie A3 and Mags Angel was to eventually emerge an easy winner, although for much of the opening half of the contest Storys Rush looked destined to win in style.


THE ROCKET IN FULL FLIGHT FOR LOCAL YOUGHAL OWNERS

Barry Drake

Gonelikearocket (Droopys Jet-Kentish Rose) posted a smashing winning performance when winning Youghal's sixth race on Wednesday night.


DOUBLES ALL ROUND AT YOUGHAL

Barry Drake

Trainer Kevin McLean and owner/trainer's Richard Whitley and William Kelleher all recorded doubles on Monday's 12-race program at Youghal track.


MARSHALL CALLS THE SHOTS

Michael Fortune

The inexperienced Beaming Marshall improved considerably on previous form to take Thursday’s feature at Shelbourne, the €800 final of an A4 525.


DOUBLES FOR CURRAN AND WHITLEY AS BELINDAS MAKES IT FOUR FROM FIVE

Barry Drake

Belindas Idea was the star performer in Youghal on Monday night as the October youngster made it four wins from just five career outings with a most impressive winning display in race ten, an A4.


ANNA’S LADY IS A REAL GOWER ON THURSDAYS AT LIMERICK

Paul Cooney

Dominating the SIS meetings at Limerick over the past month, this week’s Thursday programme on the Dock Road brought a wonderful 4-timer for Anna Carey’s Gower Lady (Laughil Blake-Bridge Blend) when extending her progressive profile, defying the grader with each rise that her wonderful spell of form has presented.


DJANGO IS NOT SLOW

Michael Fortune

There were two €1,000 finals at Shelbourne Park on Thursday and the fastest winner was the Paul Conlon trained Be Slow Django (Vans Escalade/ Hon The Dubh) as she powered clear in the early stages and had the Dublin Coach A2 decider sewn up before halfway.


DOUBLE FOR O'CONNELL WITH ANOTHER ONE FOR IN FORM BARTLEMY KENNEL

Barry Drake

Trainer John O’Connell enjoyed a double on last night’s card in Youghal, with promising sorts Skyhigh Tina and Scala Fedora.


WISHFUL TAKES GOLD

Michael Fortune

The feature of Shelbourne’s Thursday card was the €1,200 final of the Dublin Coach A4 525 and Bernard Farrell’s Wishful Gold (Skywalker Puma/ Black Eyed Magic) snatched victory from the jaws of defeat in the dying strides.


JET ON TARGET AT YOUGHAL

Barry Drake

There were plenty of smart performances in Youghal on Monday night, with Kilrush Jet posting the quickest time of the night in the closing race, an A2.