Glen turns over odds-on stablemate
Glens Melody (Paul Townend) leads over the last
(Healy Racing Photos)
Mullins later stated “we decided to ride her more positively today and it seems to have worked. We'll keep her to those mares' races and she'd have no problem over two and a half miles.
Regarding Zuzka, Mullins said “she seemed to never travel and we'll have to see how she is. That said though, Zuzka has improved so much that we never dreamt that after winning at Kilbeggan she would have achieved what she has.”
Stan James later introducedp>Glens Melody at 12/1 for the Mares Hurdle at Cheltenham.
Quotes from Alan Magee
The Jim Culloty trained Legal Exit bounced back from his hurdles debut fall at Thurles in November when winning the opening Frank Conroy Memorial Maiden Hurdle at Leopardstown today, under Barry Geraghty.