Persistent wins a drama packed race
Persistent that brought up a double for J P McManus at Tipperary.There was drama aplenty late on in the Woodlands Hotel Adare Handicap Hurdle and at the end of the two miler it was
Rekindling in the mix for the Melbourne Cup
Owner Lloyd Williams has declared Irish Colt Rekindling as the other horse he is pinning his hopes on in his bid to win a sixth Melbourne Cup, saying he was “keen on him”.
He said Rekindling was possibly the best young stayer he has owned since 2007 Melbourne Cup winner Efficient.
The search is on for a jockey for him, he carries 51.5 kg's he was last seen out finishing 4th in the St. Leger at Doncaster.