Bango Malone made December a very profitable months for connections as he claimed his second All Age Cup in three weeks today in Enniscorthy when winning the Loc Garman Cup. Bango got the better of northern challenger Bernish Jet to win the stake and put himself onto 10 Champion Stakes points for the season.
In the All Age Bitch Stake there was success for Crohane View who claimed her first piece of silverware seeing off Loyal Lyric in the final. Owned by Thomas Simpson and Katie O’Flaherty, Crohane View had been threatening a big performance for a while and finally got over the line today. Her opponent Loyal Lyric moves onto 8 Champion Bitch Stake points.
Derby sponsor John Boyle will have a runner of his own on the first Saturday morning of the National Meeting as Ashmore Phantom, a son of Kyle James and Miss Candy Floss picked up his ticket today at Wexford. Phantom got the better of the well fancied Viva Bobbyjo in the final. Phantom had three previous outings reaching the third round at both the Westport and Enniscorthy meetings.
The Oaks Trial Stake saw a second winner for the Kyle James and Coffee In Currow litter as Clontuohy got the better of Droopys Marina to claim her place at Clonmel. Owned by Gerard and Paudie Everard, Clontuohy was a semi-finalist at the Ennis-Clarecastle meeting early in the season.
Loc Garman Cup
Bango Malone (Jingles x Killea Millie) beat Bernish Jet
All Age Bitch Stake
Crohane View (Adios Alonso x Windgap View) beat Loyal Lyric
Derby Trial Stake
Ashmore Phantom (Kyle James x Miss Candy Floss) beat Viva Bobbyjo (Wallace Green x Windgap View)
Oaks Trial Stake
Clontuohy (Kyle James x Coffee In Currow) beat Droopys Marina (Kingsmill Dynamo x Bower Sign)