Living Next Door justified his short priced favouritism to claim the All Age Cup in Rathcormac this afternoon getting the better of Breezing Johnny in the final of the stake to move himself onto 6 Champion Stakes points and put himself right in contention for a return trip to Powerstown Park. Owned by young Ben O’Connor, Living Next Door is a son of Adios Alonso and Castlemartyr Jet and was withdrawn in the third round of the Derby having impressed in the opening two rounds.
Skellig Tulip completed a cross card double for the Skellig team, as the daughter of Skellig Wish and Skellig Babe, became the third member of the litter to win an All Age Stake this season (At All Times and Skellig Mint the other two). This brindle bitch is owned by Rose O’Driscoll and this was her first outing this season.
In the Derby Trial Stake Glenbowen Junior overcame Burgess Prince to take the honours. Owned by Chloe Bowen, Junior was making his first outing of the season for connections. He is a son of Newinn Wonder and Chance Me Betty.
The Oaks Trial Stake saw Rushview Emma, a daughter of Oaks runner-up Emmas Goldrush, take the silverware. The March pup is a daughter of Thomas The Tank, and is owned by Paul Willis. Making her first outing of the season she got the better of Millridge Daisy.
All Age Cup
Living Next Door (Adios Alonso x Castlemartyr Jet) beat Breezing Johnny (Johnny Casanova x Knockrour Breeze)
All Age Bitch Stake
Skellig Tulip (Skellig Wish x Skellig Babe) beat Noirs Maggie (Blueview Sam x Fiery Ruby)
Derby Trial Stake
Glenbowen Junior (Newinn Wonder x Chance Me Betty) beat Burgess Prince (Adios Alonso x Aslee Annie)
Oaks Trial Stake
Rushview Emma (Thomas The Tank x Emmas Goldrush) beat Millridge Daisy (Adios Alonso x Mount Ruby Sammy)