Written by · 27 September 2012 · Category: Horse Racing

It has been a couple of weeks since I last posted on the forum but I think I have a good horse to return to the blog with. The flat season may be coming to an end but Dundalk host an eight-race card and in the 2yo fillies maiden (typically the type of race I [read more]

Written by · 16 September 2012 · Category: GAA

”What we call the beginning is often the end. And to make an end is to make a beginning. The end is often where we start from” – T.S. Eliot Rewind two years ago to the 2010 Championship and think of where both Mayo and Donegal stood in the footballing landscape. Armagh had disposed of [read more]

Written by · 02 September 2012 · Category: Horse Racing

Three meetings take place this Sunday afternoon but I mainly focus on Irish racing if and when I can. Today Dundalk hosts an 8-race card and the 1m maiden at 3.50 looks a race that will involve the two likely market leaders in the shape of Rigoletta and Spirituality. The Jim Bolger trained filly Rigoletta [read more]

Written by · 01 September 2012 · Category: GAA

‘‘In the world there are believers and then there are non-believers. For all the non-believers out there, I have something to say to you… never underestimate the heart of a champion.” – Rudy Tomjanovich Just for a moment transport yourself back ten years. In Gaelic Football the streets of our capital were being set alight [read more]