Going Update

Wed 21st Nov 2012, 08:57

Thurles
©Healy Racing Photos
The ground at Thurles, ahead of its meeting tomorrow, is currently soft to heavy, on the hurdle and bumper course, and heavy on the chase course.

The forecast is for a generally dry day today with rain forecast for tonight, clearing into showers tomorrow morning.

Will there be another Irish winner at Aintree?

A lot has been said recently about the fact that the Irish contingent at Cheltenham tend to stoke up the fires of Anglo-Irish needle with their flag waving and chest beating due to our incredible success in recent years. As pointed out previously, this is nothing more than a bit of harmless fun that some folk on both sides of the Irish Sea take a little too seriously.

THE IRISH TIMES