Mick Fitzgerald made a winning return to race-riding aboard Ceanannas Mor
at Leicester yesterday.
Sent off the odds-on favourite, Ceanannas Mor
was travelling and jumping well until he weakened at the third-last flight.
The Bushkeeper takes the last from stablemate Ceanannas Mor
on the way to victory in the Fulke Walwyn Kim Muir
A ONE day suspension was handed out to Paul Carberry, for using the whip in an incorrect place when finishing second aboard Royal County Buck to Ceanannas Mor
in the Paddy Power Handicap Chase at Cheltenham yesterday.
The top-weight has obliged on his seasonal bow in the past and his proven stamina can see off Royal County Buck and Ceanannas Mor
com Handicap Chase went to Ceanannas Mor
, who took Mick Fitzgerald to within two of his 1,000th winner.
Big punter Chris Broom missed out on his pounds 342,491 bonus when Ceanannas Mor
could finish only sixth behind Hati Roy in the Intervet Chase.
Turning for home, there were still half a dozen in with a chance but it looked as if Ceanannas Mor
was going best.
He misses three rides at Taunton today but plans to return for the first day of Cheltenham's Open meeting tomorrow, when his mounts could include Ceanannas Mor
in the Sporting Index Cross Country Chase.
Mick Fitzgerald was at his strongest on CEANANNAS MOR
MIGHTY Mick Fitzgerald proved the man to back once again at Kempton Park yesterday when he lifted the Charisma Gold Cup on 14-1 chance Ceanannas Mor
The horse forecast to provide most opposition in the market, Ceanannas Mor
, doesn't always find much over shorter distances.