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His Excellency (IRE)
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Reports in which His Excellency (IRE) was mentioned
Davy Russell started the 2012 Killarney Festival in the best possible manner by winning his two rides on the opening nightMon 16th Jul
Davy Russell made the best possible start to the Killarney Festival as he completed an opening race double aboard the 3/1 favourite His Excellency in the Aer Lingus Handicap Chase.
Mon 16th Jul
Veteran Whatuthink (7/2) put in an impressive hurdling display on his way to a comprehensive victory in the two mile hurdle at Down Royal.
Fri 22nd Jun
Gordon Elliott was on the mark with two of his useful recruits to fences when both Carlito Brigante and His Excellency won on their first encounter with the bigger obstacles at KillarneyTue 15th May
Carlito Brigante opened his account over fences with a convincing success in the novice chase at Killarney.
Tue 15th May
His Excellency is a tricky customer but took to fences well at Killarney to make a winning debut over the larger obstacles.
Tue 15th May
Local Celebrity (2/1) put in a fluent and quick display of hurdling to take the Irish Stallion Farms European Breeders Fund Hurdle over two miles at Sligo with Patrick Mullins in the saddle.
Sun 06th May
Blackstairmountain collared overseas raider Notus De La Tour close home to land the feature Racing Post Novice Chase at LeopardstownMon 26th Dec
Gordon Elliott's (having a good day up North too) His Excellency picked a great occasion to get off the mark over flights by landing the Grade 2 United Arab Emirates Embassy Juvenile Hurdle on his sixth attempt over timber.
Mon 26th Dec
Voler La Vedette landed the first Grade One victory of her career with a superb performance in the Bar One Racing Hatton's Grace Hurdle at FairyhouseSun 04th Dec
Sam Bass continued his fruitful start to his hurdling career when making it three from four over flights by landing the opening Grade 3 Bar One Racing Juvenile Hurdle at Fairyhouse under Paul Carberry.
Sun 04th Dec
Navan’s opening three-year-old two mile maiden hurdle was landed in good style by Edward Harty’s In Bloom on her jumping debut at 8/1 with Niall Madden in the saddle.
Sun 27th Nov
Luke's Benefit, trained and ridden by Denis Hogan, led his rivals a merry dance in the Trinity College Dublin Horseracing Society Handicap Hurdle at FairyhouseWed 16th Nov
The Noel Meade trained Leroy Parker came out best in what could hardly be described as a thrilling finish to the opening Racegoer’s €25 Package 3YO Maiden Hurdle at Fairyhouse today.
Wed 16th Nov
Barry Geraghty got a fine tune out of Jacksonslady (8-1) as the pair scored in landed the Grabel Mares Hurdle (Listed) at Punchestown in impressive fashionWed 12th Oct
The betting wasn't much help in determining the outcome of the opening Go Racing In Kildare Festival 3-y-o Maiden Hurdle at Punchestown as Face Value (20/1) scored in good style as his stable companion, 7/4 favourite His Excellency finished down the field (13th, blowing hard post race).
Wed 12th Oct
Radharcnafarraige bounced back to her best with a tenacious Group Three victory at LeopardstownThu 09th Jun
Owner Sheikh Mohammed completed a double at Leopardstown this evening, when his His Excellency defied top weight to win the Sharon Shannon Big Band Handicap for trainer John Oxx and stable jockey Johnny Murtagh.
Thu 09th Jun
After race at Killarney Tue, 15th May, 2012 (1st)
He was getting the four-year-old allowance and was a Grade 2 winner (over hurdles),. He jumped great and Davy gave him a class ride. He'll mix it between hurdles and chases for the summer and will probably run next in a novice chase.
After race at Leopardstown Thu, 9th Jun, 2011 (1st)
His Excellency has always shown plenty at home but it has taken a while for the penny to drop. He ran well at Roscommon when he was squeezed at the start. He had a chance today on that run and delivered. He is entered in the July Sales and could have another run before then. He is a fine big, good looking horse.
John M Oxx
Related by Dam Road Harbour (USA)