Two CC’s of shocks as magic of the Cup lives on

There’s shaky old footage on YouTube of Manchester United defeating Northampton Town 8-2 in the FA Cup of 1970. On a pitch that, while it may not have resembled a ploughed field, definitely had the top worked down on it. … Continue reading Two CC’s of shocks as magic of the Cup lives on

Selections for Cork – Jan. 2nd 2021

12.30: HE’S A HARDY BLOKE (SEAN FLANAGAN/NOEL MEADE) 1.03: GJOURNI (PAUL TOWNEND/WILLIE MULLINS) 1.38: PATS PICK (SEAN FLANAGAN/NOEL MEADE) 2.13: MADISON TO MONROE – EW – (PADDY KENNEDY/JESSICA HARRINGTON) 2.43: PETERSTOWN – EW – (BRIEN KANE (5)/TOM GIBNEY) 3.23: GRAND PARTNER – EW – (JACK FOLEY (7)/TOM MULLINS) 3.55: ANGEL’S DAWN (DEREK O’CONNOR/SAM CURLING) Continue reading Selections for Cork – Jan. 2nd 2021

Selections for Cork – Oct. 18th 2020

1.35: BREAKEVEN (DAVID MULLINS/TOM MULLINS) 2.07: STREETS OF DOYEN (SIMON TORRENS (5)/JOHN MCCONNELL) 2.42: SILVER PLANEUR – EW – (CONOR MCNAMARA (5)/ERIC MCNAMARA) 3.17: ROOM TO ROAM (RACHAEL BLACKMORE/PETER FAHEY) 3.52: STORM FLIGHT – EW – (CONOR ORR (5)/CONOR O’DWYER) 4.27: COKO BEACH (KEITH DONOGHUE/GORDON ELLIOTT) 5.00: US AND THEM – EW – (JJ SLEVIN/JOSEPH O’BRIEN) 5.30: ARCHIE’S CHARM – EW – (NOEL MCPARLAN (3)/BRIAN HAMILTON) Continue reading Selections for Cork – Oct. 18th 2020