Selections for Punchestown – Mar. 1st 2021

1.45: BLACK TEARS (JACK KENNEDY/GORDON ELLIOTT) 2.15: CAVALLINO (PAUL TOWNEND/WILLIE MULLINS) 2.50: PAPAL LODGE (JACK KENNEDY/GORDON ELLIOTT) 3.25: GOLF MARIN (MARK WALSH/TONY MARTIN) 4.00: DALTON HIGHWAY – EW – (JACK KENNEDY/DERMOT WELD) 4.30: MERRY DOYENNE – EW – (DECLAN QUEALLY (3)/DECLAN QUEALLY) 5.00: ROCKONROCALL – EW –(TREVOR RYAN (5)/EDDIE O’GRADY) 5.30: MIGHTY POTTER (JAMIE CODD/GORDON ELLIOTT) Continue reading Selections for Punchestown – Mar. 1st 2021

Selections for Leopardstown – Dec. 29th 2020

12.05: MORATORIUM – EW – (EOIN O’CONNELL (2)/GORDON ELLIOTT) 12.40: STATTLER (PAUL TOWNEND/WILLIE MULLINS) 1.15: CONCERTISTA (PAUL TOWNEND/WILLIE MULLINS) 1.50: MONKFISH (PAUL TOWNEND/WILLIE MULLINS) 2.25: ASPIRE TOWER (RACHAEL BLACKMORE/HENRY DE BROMHEAD) 3.00: VISIONARIAN (KEVIN SEXTON/PETER FAHEY) 3.35: HOLLOW GAMES (JAMIE CODD/GORDON ELLIOTT) Continue reading Selections for Leopardstown – Dec. 29th 2020

Selections for Limerick – Dec. 28th 2020

11.55: CIEL DE NEIGE (JODY MCGARVEY/WILLIE MULLINS) 12.25: VANILLIER (JONATHAN MOORE/GAVIN CROMWELL) 1.00: NEW ROSS – EW – (OAKLEY BROWNE (7)/JOSEPH O’BRIEN) 1.35: ROCKONROCKALL – EW – (MIKEY HAMILL (3)/EDDIE O’GRADY) 2.10: KEEP THE PEACE (CONOR MCNAMARA (5)/GAVIN CROMWELL) 2.45: DREAM CONTI – EW – (EOIN WALSH (5)/NOEL MEADE) 3.20: THE PRIESTS LEAP (DONAGH MEYLER/ARTHUR MOORE) 3.55: WHERE IT ALL BEGAN (JAMIE CODD/GORDON ELLIOTT) Continue reading Selections for Limerick – Dec. 28th 2020

Selections for Navan – Dec. 18th 2020

11.30: YUKON LIL (PAUL TOWNEND/WILLIE MULLINS) 12.00: COEUR JOYEAUX – EW – (LUKE DEMPSEY/PHILIP DEMPSEY) 12.30: FLANKING MANOUVRE (SEAN FLANAGAN/NOEL MEADE) 1.00: BOB OLINGER (RACHAEL BLACKMORE/HENRY DE BROMHEAD) 1.35: FIGHTER ALLEN (PAUL TOWNEND/WILLIE MULLINS) 2.10: JUKEBOX JIVE – EW – (CONOR MCNAMARA (5)/GAVIN CROMWELL) 2.45: BOGHLONE HONEY – EW – (DENIS O’REGAN/LIAM CUSACK) 3.20: SIR GERHARD (JAMIE CODD/GORDON ELLIOTT) Continue reading Selections for Navan – Dec. 18th 2020

Envoi the Elliott flag bearer among awesome artillery

Hopefully by now most of you will have seen my list of horses to follow https://boylantalkssport.com/2020/10/30/horses-to-follow-2020-21/ for the current National Hunt season. It’s the first time in a few years such a compilation was collated. One thing that hasn’t changed is that the most arduous task in this instance is eventually settling on what to leave out rather than which promising steeds to include. Not for the first time, that caveat itself needs an asterisk itself because even within the Gordon Elliott yard itself it was quite the conundrum trying to settle on who the luckless ones not to make … Continue reading Envoi the Elliott flag bearer among awesome artillery