Angel Scores For Lyons At Meydan

Thu 10th Jan 2013, 15:49

Lily's Angel winning at Dundalk
©Healy Racing Photos
Ger Lyons was on the mark in Dubai this afternoon as Lily's Angel continued her winning ways on her first start at Meydan.

Gary Carroll partnerd the Dark Angel filly to a length-and-three-quarter success in the Longines Saint Imier Handicap.

It was a fourth success in a row for the four-year-old, who had rounded off last year with victories at Leopardstown and twice at Dundalk.

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