Going Update

Fri 2nd Mar 2012, 08:45

Leopardstown
©Healy Racing Photos
The recent dry spell has seen ground conditions dry out considerably with Navan, which hosts racing on Saturday, currently yielding to soft.

Leopardstown meanwhile, is currently good, with a dry forecast today. There is rain forecast overnight, which will clear slowly tomorrow with Sunday set to be mainly dry.

Favourites at the Cheltenham Festival

The National Hunt racing season will peak in thrilling fashion during the middle week of March, as horse racing’s biggest names descend upon Gloucestershire to try and capture the copious riches on offer at the Cheltenham Festival. Legends will be made, records will be broken and history will be written as horse racing provides the best sporting drama imaginable.

THE IRISH TIMES