Its ‘Red Rum Day’ so of course there had to be a McCain winner! Consecutive wins for Derintoher Yank as he wins the Class 3 2m Novices’ Limited Handicap Chase – A Pillar-to-Post performance winning by 2 lengths under Will Kennedy in the colours of Don’t Tell The Wife Racing.
Made all, pushed along when 3 lengths clear 2 out, extended advantage approaching last where 5 lengths clear, driven out run-in where lead reduced, never in danger
A family affair as Tawseef makes all to win the 2m Amateur Riders’ Handicap under Miss Ella McCain winning by 15 lengths in the colours of D McCain Jnr.
Made all, drew clear from 3f out, very easily (op 11/4)
A winner for the Donald McCain Racing Club as Craig Star takes the 2m5f Handicap Hurdle by 14 lengths under our yard conditional Lorcan Murtagh5.
Tracked leaders, already led when hit 2 out, clear when bumped by loose horse run-in, stayed on well (op 4/1 tchd 9/2)
Derintoher Yank makes all to win the 2m½f Handicap Hurdle by over 2 lengths under Will Kennedy in the colours of Don’t Tell The Wife Racing Partnership.
Made all, not fluent 3 out, pushed along when pressed 2 out, gamely found more approaching last, stayed on (tchd 7/2)
The Clock Leary makes all to win the Class 3 3m Handicap Chase by 3/4 length under Will Kennedy in the colours of Mig Medical Installations Ltd.
Jumped left on occasions, made all, ridden 2 out, hung right run-in, stayed on well (op 4/1)
30 up for the season as Welsh Bard (George Tobitt & Richard Gurney) and Midnight Walk (Graham & Carole Worsley) both win impressively to give Team McCain and Will Kennedy a double.
A hat-trick for Prince Khurram (His 3rd victory in 16 days) staying on well under Lorcan Murtagh to win the 2m½f Handicap Hurdle by over a length in the colours of T G Leslie.
In touch, headway 5th, led after 3 out, clear approaching 2 out, ridden before last, gamely kept finding run-in, stayed on
The good form continues as Irish Hawke (Will Kennedy / Sarah & Wayne Dale) and Danceintothelight (Mr T Gillard / Mrs Sian McCain) win well giving Team McCain a double.
Sticky toffee pudding for Team McCain as Tawseef lands the Class 2 Handicap Hurdle (feature race) by over 3 lengths in the hands of yard conditional Lorcan Murtagh .
Consecutive wins for Prince Khurram as he takes the opener by 2 lengths under Lorcan Murtagh7 for owner T G Leslie.
Prominent until 4th, tracked leaders, challenged 3 out, led next, kept on well, ridden out (op 5/4 tchd 6/4)