Saturday 24 March 2018

VIDEO: The crazy moment where a car causes havoc after driving onto an Irish racecourse

Will Slattery

Will Slattery

Now this is something that we have never seen.

The 6.50 at Down Royal was proceeding as expected this evening, with Clarcam and Yes Sir Brian engaged in an exciting battle down the home stretch as many had tipped.

However, something extraordinary then happend. Out of nowhere, a car appeared in front of the horses as a driver ploughed across the track.

The vehicular cameo was enough to alter the course of the race, with Clarcam romping home as its rival ran out through the rails.

What on earth was this driver thinking?

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