Selections for Gowran Park – March 2nd 2021

2.20: SON OF HYPNOS (SEAN FLANAGAN/KEVIN SMITH) 2.50: ESTEPONA SUN – EW – (SHANE MULCAHY (7)/DENIS HOGAN) 3.20: MON LINO – EW – (SIMON TORRENS (5)/PAUL NOLAN) 3.50: BACHASSON (PAUL TOWNEND/WILLIE MULLINS) 4.20: CEDARWOOD ROAD (DEREK O’CONNOR/GEAROID O’LOUGHLIN) 4.50: THE … Continue reading Selections for Gowran Park – March 2nd 2021

Selections for Navan – Feb. 21st 2021

1.05: COKO BEACH (JACK KENNEDY/GORDON ELLIOTT) 1.40: ENVOL PERJI (SIMON TORRENS (5)/LIZ DOYLE) 2.15: GLOBAL EQUITY (JJ SLEVIN/JOSEPH O’BRIEN) 2.47: DARASSO – EW – (JJ SLEVIN/JOSEPH O’BRIEN) 3.25: MINELLA ESCAPE (RACHAEL BLACKMORE/HENRY DE BROMHEAD) 4.00: LUCKY TENNER (KEVIN SEXTON/PETER FAHEY) 4.35: RAJUN CAJUN (PAUL TOWNEND/MATT SMITH) 5.10: GINTO (JAMIE CODD/GORDON ELLIOTT) Continue reading Selections for Navan – Feb. 21st 2021

Selections for Gowran Park – Nov. 20th 2020

11.45: YOUMDOR (PAUL TOWNEND/WILLIE MULLINS) 12.15: FERNY HOLLOW (PAUL TOWNEND/WILLIE MULLINS) 12.47: PATIENCE PATIENCE – EW – (CONOR ORR (5)/JESSICA MAGNIER) 1.22: MAKE GOOD – EW – (SIMON TORRENS (5)/JOHN MCCONNELL) 1.57: SPYGLASS HILL (RACHAEL BLACKMORE/HENRY DE BROMHEAD) 2.32: SPEAK EASY – EW – (MARK WALSH/JOSEPH O’BRIEN) 3.07: MIDLAND MILLIE (DONAGH MEYLER/ARTHUR MOORE) 3.40: ODDS OR EVENS – EW – (SIMON TORRENS (5)/TONY MARTIN) Continue reading Selections for Gowran Park – Nov. 20th 2020

Selections for Gowran Park – Oct. 19th 2020

2.05: TIGER MYLK – EW – (MIKEY SHEEHY (7)/DERMOT WELD) 2.35: BREAKING NEWS (WILLIE BYRNE (7)/JIM BOLGER) 3.05: KING OF THE CASTLE (COLIN KEANE/AIDAN O’BRIEN) 3.35: EVEN FLOW (NATHAN CROSSE (5)/WILLIE MCCREERY) 4.05: ROCKVIEW EMPRESS (COLIN KEANE/JOHN MCCONNELL) 4.35: LE JOYA (COLIN KEANE/WILLIE MULLINS) 5.05: SWIFT VERDICT (COLIN KEANE/WILLIE MULLINS) Continue reading Selections for Gowran Park – Oct. 19th 2020

Grateful to witness history again

What’s your earliest #Cheltenham memory? For me, that’s a bit of a tricky question. In one sense, it was the unforgettable day that #DawnRun did indeed begin to get up and claim the #GoldCup. Your columnist hadn’t yet turned five years old, but, Sir Peter O’Sullevan’s dulcet tones conveyed utter drama as one was stricken in a hospital bed following major surgery. Continue reading “Grateful to witness history again”