pivot bridge


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pivot bridge

[′piv·ət ′brij]
(civil engineering)
A bridge in which a span can open by pivoting about a vertical axis.
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That Fairyhouse run earned Desertmore Stream a 5lb hike up the ratings but he is still 10lb better off with Pivot Bridge for a threelength beating.
Ado McGuinness, trainer of Pivot Bridge I might go to Punchestown next week with him and this will sweeten him up.
At Galway, Pivot Bridge was pipped by Pyromaniac in a handicap over today's trip, form boosted when the winner opened his hurdling account at Killarney on Saturday.
A three-time winner over hurdles and also successful three times on the Flat, Pivot Bridge will be renewing rivalry with Fethard Player, Waxies Dargle - fifth in this race 12 months ago, - Henry Higgins, Mrs Macveale and Western Boy, all of whom were behind him when he finished sixth in a competitive handicap at the Punchestown festival.
But Tony Martin took the last day training honours, recording a double with favourites Ted Veale, under a patient and powerful ride by Barry Geraghty and Pyromaniac, strongly ridden by Fran Berry) to pip Pivot Bridge in the Trappers Inn Handicap.
Ado McGuinness, trainer of Pivot Bridge He wouldn't want it to get much quicker than it is.
The winner was Macnicholson, followed by Pivot Bridge with Oscar Buzz in third place.
Ado McGuinness, trainer of Pivot Bridge He's been in good form since losing out narrowly at Galway.
BLUE HELL WON twice over hurdles in France before joining Tony Mullins and, after an eye-catching Irish debut behind Abbyssial, started favourite and travelled like a winner for most of the journey before finishing third to Pivot Bridge in his first handicap hurdle at Fairyhouse.
Ado McGuinness, trainer of Pivot Bridge The more rain the better.
9.15: PIVOT BRIDGE (G J Phillips, 8-1) 1; Well Insured (8-1) 2; Bog War (6-4f) 3.
Busy bees Bold Thady Quill, Potomac and Pivot Bridge were all in action at the Curragh on Saturday and run again here.