Dundalk Fri, 25th Oct, 2019
On Tick He deserved to win that tonight. He had a nice mark. We tried the cheekpieces, not because he is ungenuine, just to get him to travel better in his race. He just seemed to be missing the kick and then was on his head early. Today he pinged the gates and travelled lovely, hopefully there are a few more races in him. He's been second and third a few times and he's been unlucky, bumped into a some nice horses. He's done the job tonight and might get a little break now but Mark said there is a winners of one next month and he could come back for that before he gets his break. We'll see how he comes out of tonight.
Leopardstown Sat, 19th Oct, 2019
Stela Star that's my first Group winner. I was a bit worried about the ground, but I suppose everyone was, and she ran through it. She's very well bred and she's come on leaps and bounds since she won in Dundalk but I was just hoping to be placed. She was improving so much I said it was the last throw of the dice at the end of the season and it's great to get it. To win it I am surprised but thrilled at the same time. She had the option of tomorrow (€120,000 Foran Equine Irish EBF Auction Race Final) but she