Going Updates

Thu 17th Jan 2013, 09:38

Ahead of today's meeting, Thurles remains soft to heavy (6.1mm of rain in the past 24 hours).

Dundalk race tomorrow and it's described as standard there.

The weather forecast warns of heavy rain later today with showers tomorrow.

The ground at Limerick meanwhile is currently heavy. They race at Greenmount Park next Wednesday. In the interest of safety the limit in all races has been reduced to 14 horses.

A decision on whether the inside or main hurdle and bumper track is to be used at Limerick next Wednesday will be taken before declaration time.

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