Monthly Archives: February 2018

Three to follow from the weekend…

Is Paddy FINALLY primed to win again? You know something, I don’t think we learned a great deal from that weekend of racing. I mean it was OK but we have now very much entered ‘The Cheltenham Zone’. You know, the time where things are REALLY all about the festival. It’s so close we can…

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What we learned from the weekend: 16th, 17th & 18th of February…

Waiting Patiently continues his rise up the ranks… Only three weeks to go until the 2018 Cheltenham Festival. Not sure where the first seven weeks of the year has gone (!?!) but here we are. Three. Weeks. Away. The Cheltenham beast is firmly on the horizon. As is to be expected there were a smattering of…

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What we learned from the weekend: 9th, 10th & 11th of February…

Amy Murphy and her stable star Kalashnikov continue on their upward curve. Another weekend in the form book and a few more steps closer to the 2018 Cheltenham Festival… Once again there were Cheltenham pointers aplenty during last weekend’s action and here’s my own take on a few of the mud-splattered nuggets of the action,…

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What we learned from the weekend: 2nd, 3rd & 4th February…

Edwulf nuts Outlander on the run-in to land the Irish Gold Cup! Everyone caught their breath yet? That was quite some weekend of racing that was lavished upon us and I think it’s safe to declare the inaugural Dublin Racing Festival as a resounding success! Samcro confirmed his reputation as the second coming… Faugheen ‘bombed’ again…

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