Racing

Casey's Winning Farewell

Casey's Winning Farewell

David Casey retired from a long and successful riding career in great style at Listowel last week with a winning farewell. In fairness, getting the leg up on the 1/6 hot favourite was hardly the most challenging moment of the Waterford jockey’s career and the Susannah Ricci owned Long Dog romped to an easy nine and a...
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Rogue Angel wins Listowel Feature

Rogue Angel wins Listowel Feature

The Listowel festival occupied centre stage last week and Waterford city-born jockey David Casey brought down the curtain on his 20-year riding career at the north Co Kerry track on Wednesday by steering Willie Mullins’ long odds-on shot Long Day to a resounding success in the Ballygarry House Hotel Novice Hurdle....
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Dermot Weld wins on points

Dermot Weld wins on points

Dermot Weld took the leading trainer award at last week’s Galway Festival for the 29th in the last 30 years despite finishing with just five winners, one behind Tony Martin and three behind Willie Mullins. Such an anomaly exists because the leading trainer gong at Ballybrit is awarded to the trainer who accumulates...
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