Hilark James a Trial Stake winner at the Gorey last season claimed today’s Slaney Cup in Enniscorthy as he got the better of Gundagi in the deciding buckle. A son of Kyle James and Marshals Duchess he is owned by Eugene Hiney.
Droopys Swallow showed her class claiming victory at a meeting where she ran up the Trial Stake a season ago. The daughter of Kingsmill Dynamo and Phoenix Tango got the better of Offherrocker. She knocked out dual stake winner Kingsmill Ariel in the semi-final on her way to victory for Sean Dunphy.
The Derby Trial Stake saw success for Sharavawn, a son of Thomas The Tank and Honeycomb View, owned by Deirdre Wilson and Meghan Carroll. He got the better of Carricktobin Boy in the final. Sharavawn made his debut in Cavan last weekend losing out in the opening round.
The Oaks Trial Stake saw Chanceme Sarah prevailing to book her place in Clonmel, the daughter of Thomas The Tank and Ashwood Sarah having too much for Skellig Honey in the final. Chanceme Sarah is owned by John Dunne and Julie Wynne and she had one previous outing in New Ross.
Hilark James (Kyle James x Marshals Duchess) beat Gundagi
All Age Bitch Stake
Droopys Swallow (Kingsmill Dynamo x Phoenix Tango) beat Offherrocker
Derby Trial Stake
Sharavawn (Thomas The Tank x Honeycomb View) beat Carricktobin Boy (Carricktobin Lad x Dungill)
Oaks Trial Stake
Chanceme Sarah (Thomas The Tank x Ashwood Sarah) beat Skellig Honey (Adios Alonso x Skellig Babe)