Gowran win for Stanners
Published 31/01/2013 | 14:39
INNISHANNON trainer Edward Stanners was on the mark at Gowran Park on Thursday last with his charge 11/1 chance Curvacious, in the 2ml maiden hurdle.
Given a confident, front running drive by talented 5lb claiming Belgooley jockey David Splaine, and getting his racing fractions spot on, the winner dictated the pace to suit himself up front, he was able to extend his advantage three out, racing home unchallenged by over eight lengths, for a hughly imptressive success from fav Bell Weir.
At the same meeting Davy Russell from Youghal, the current Irish champion jockey won the Galmoy Hurdle on Bog Warrior, which won impressively from Zaidpour.