The year and a bit spent as Racing Manager-ish for the late Ollie Cunningham and my father- even though the latter always denied any official
What is almost sixteen years ago now, Roger Loughran fell foul of racing’s Brains Trust by pulling up the Dessie Hughes trained Central House too
1.30: RADIYKA (OISIN ORR/DERMOT WELD) 2.00: CHANGINGOFTHEGUARD (SEAMIE HEFFERNAN/AIDAN O’BRIEN) 2.30: OH PURPLE REIGN – EW – (DECLAN MCDONOGH/GORDON ELLIOTT) 3.03: SHERKIN ISLAND (COLIN KEANE/DERMOT
1.30: POLITESSE (CONOR ORR (3)/LORNA FOWLER) 2.05: PONT AVON (ADAM SHORT/WILLIE MULLINS) 2.40: AREUTHEONEIWANT – EW – (ROBBIE POWER/DENISE FOSTER*) 3.15: THE DECLAIMER (KEITH DONOGHUE/JIM
1.20: ABBEY MAGIC (RACHAEL BLACKMORE/HENRY DE BROMHEAD) 1.50: BATTLEOVERDOYEN – EW – (JORDAN GAINFORD (7)/DENISE FOSTER*) 2.25: BLEU BERRY (DANNY MULLINS/WILLIE MULLINS) 3.00: PERSIA (MARK
A wonderous week for Willie Mullins at the Punchestown Festival once again, but, at what cost to Racing in the bigger picture?