Killarney season starts on Sunday
Published 09/05/2013 | 09:49
Kerry's season commences at Killarney Racecourse this Sunday, with the staging of the three-day May meeting. Sunday's all national hunt card commences at 2.10pm, featuring the €50,000 Ladbroke handicap hurdle over 2ml 1f, with the supporting card reading: 4-y-o 2ml1f maiden hurdle, 2ml1f older maiden hurdle, and 2ml 1f mares maiden hurdle. Following the feature at 3.40pm, the card continues with two 2ml4f chases, and the concluding bumper at 5.10pm over 2ml1f.
Monday's all national hunt card, starting at 5.35, features the McSweeney Arms Hotel 2ml6f handicap chase of €23,500, supported by 2ml4f maiden hurdle, 2ml4f conditions hurdle, 2 ml 6f maiden hurdle, 2ml6f hunters chase, and 2ml1f ladies bumper.
Tuesday's card, with a 5.45 start, features the €16,000 European Breeders Fund Median Auction race over 1mile, on a mixed card which comprises, 2ml1f beginners chase, 2ml1f handicap chase, 2ml 6f novice chase, two 1ml handicaps, and 1ml6f flat race for 4-year olds and upwards.
Mallow races this Friday
Cork Racecourse Mallow continue their summer racing season this Friday at 5.10pm, with a valuable and competitive all flat card featuring the €20,000 12f handicap, well supported by a 6f maiden, 5f fillies maiden, 5f handicap, 7f handicap, 1ml maiden for colts and geldings, and 12f maiden.