Going update

Wed 19th Dec 2012, 09:12
Thurles
Thurles
(Healy Racing Photos)
The ground at Thurles, ahead of its meeting on December 23, is currently soft (on the hurdle course) and heavy (chase),

Limerick, meanwhile, remains heavy while at Downpatrick (which races tomorrow) is soft, heavy in places.

The forecast is unsettled, with rain today, clearing to showers later with further rain tomorrow.

Quevega set to run in Mares race

Quevega will defend her crown in the Mares' Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival, trainer Willie Mullins has reportedly told race sponsors OLBG.