Johann Bach credited his trainer Pat Harney with a second winner at Dundalk this evening, claiming his own second race at the venue, the Christmas Party Nights at Dundalk Handicap, under Emmet McNamara.
Course specialist Gretzky caused a 20/1 upset in gaining a fifth career win at Dundalk this evening, claiming a short head win in the Crowne Plaza Race & Stay Handicap, under jockey Connor King.
The featured Mercury Stakes at Dundalk this evening went for export as English trainer Ian Williams' Sir Maximilian claimed a second win at Listed level, under jockey Shane Donoghe.
The Adrian Keatley trained bargain-basement buy Anonymous Lady made a winning handicap debut when arriving late to win the www.dundalkstadium.com Nursery Handicap at Dundalk today, scoring under Bill Lee.
Champion Jockey Pat Smullen gained a first win of the winter series at Dundalk when steering the Tracey Collins trained Captain Joy to win the Book Your Christmas Party At Dundalk Handicap this evening.
War Room gained a maiden win in the Crowne Plaza Leading Jockey & Trainer Championship Apprentice Handicap (DIV II) at Dundalk today, scoring for trainer Shane Duffy and jockey Dyaln Robinson.
The Dancing Lord gained a sixth career success in the Crowne Plaza Leading Jockey & Trainer Championship Apprentice Handicap (DIV I) at Dundalk today, scoring a second win for his new trainer John Geoghegan.
The Aidan O'Brien trained Adeste Fideles, ridden by Seamie Heffernan, made all for a comfortable win in the opening Floodlit Friday Nights At Dundalk Maiden at Dundalk today. The daughter of Classic winning mare Imagine was winning at her seventh attempt and in the end, did it in style and had four and three parts of a length to spare over Taaluf. Afterwards Heffernan stated “I know it wasn't the greatest race but I think I've been riding her wrong. It seems to suit her to jump and let her do her own thing.” Quotes from Alan Magee
Hurricane Fly could aim for a third successive victory in the Morgiana Hurdle as he features amongst 12 entries for the Punchestown Grade One on November 16.
Eddie Harty is looking forward to sending Minella Foru chasing this season.
Dermot Weld sends Vote Often and Starlet in search of Listed success in the Trigo Stakes at Leopardstown tomorrow.
Lucky William is out to redeem himself in the Betfred Monet's Garden Old Roan Chase at Aintree on Saturday after falling on his return to fencing at Gowran three weeks ago.
Ballyalton has been ruled out for the season after failing to fully recover from a minor injury.
That title just about sums up my week following last weeks blog. I’ve been called a few names and thoroughly enjoyed the reaction and interaction on RacingFM following Forgotten Rules success at Champions Day at Ascot.
Tony McCoy is back in action with two rides at Chepstow on Saturday.
Royal Navy Ship leads three Aidan O'Brien runners in the Killavullan Stakes at Leopardstown on Saturday.
The ground at Wexford, ahead of racing tomorrow and Monday, is currently Good. Light showers are forecast.
The Association of Irish Racehorse Owners (AIRO) is hosting a number of regional forums for racehorse owners during the months of October and November.
5.35 Let Go Ego , Roryslittlesister
6.10 Trans City , Smoke Show , Rock N Rover
6.40 St James Gate
7.10 Kiss The Stars , Expensive Taste , Chillie Billie
7.40 Broadfield Puddle
8.40 Cebuano , Alhellal
9.10 Cristy's Call , Headlong , Eloge
1.20 Swaheen , Philba
2.20 Kip , Namhroodah
3.30 Aetna , Foxtrot Romeo , Fairway To Heaven , Doc Hay
4.05 Min Alemarat , Cool Sky
5.10 Aneedh , Gang Warfare , Brockfield
2.10 Hymn Of Hope
3.55 Sensible Way
6.15 Diminutive , Ruby Rose
6.50 Wannabe Your Man
7.20 Succeed And Excel
8.50 Yorksters Prince
9.20 Candy Kitten
3.05 Solaras Exhibition , Watt Broderick
Royal Navy Ship swerves the Racing Post Trophy in favour of an assignment closer to home.
Sir Maximilian faces a few familiar faces in the feature Mercury Stakes at Dundalk.
Ireland has been a happy hunting ground for Sir Maximilian this year and the gutsy sprinter won on his travels for the third time when taking the feature Mercury Stakes at Dundalk.
He'llberemembered had to pull out all the stops to land back-to-back renewals of the Premier County Hurdle at Thurles.
Hannah's Magic (9-1) chose a good time to get off the mark as she landed the Irish Stallion Farms E.B.F. Fillies Handicap, the most valuable race at Navan on Wednesday.
Avenue Gabriel has been tackling Group One company this season and the drop down to Listed level did the trick as she took the feature Clodovil EBF Garnet Stakes at Naas.