Category Archives: Racing Review

Jezki An Appreciation 18-8-19

This week saw the retirement of one of my racing heroes as well as one of my all-time favorites Jezki. Jessica Harrington handled Jezki superbly throughout his career. Jezki first came to my attention winning a four-year-old bumper at Leopardstown on an overcast day in Leopardstown 28-1-12. Jezki followed up in a four-year-old bumper at…
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John McCririck Remembered 7-7-19

John McCririck’s death at the age of 79 made me remember happy times learning my racing trade. Big Mac divided opinion however as a young racing enthusiast, he brought the betting ring to life for me. McCririck was far more knowledgeable then he got credit for. McCririck learned there was more money in adopting the persona of…
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Stanhope Wins At Bellewstown in Dead Heat Thriller 4/7/19

We headed back to Bellewstown bleary-eyed and in buoyant mood following Mokhalad's victory the previous night.  It was the turn of Stanhope to show his stuff. Stanhope had been pleasing us the last few weeks, he ran a very good race at Down Royal two Saturdays ago. The form has been franked since by our…
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Mokhalad Magic Lights Up Bellewstown 3-7-19

It was to prove to be an incredible night for The Galaxy Horse Racing Syndicate. Our leader, captain and banner carrier Mokhalad bounced into action at Bellewstown. We traveled in large numbers ourselves to get behind Mokhalad. He gets great support locally it was a chance for people who like him and back him to see…
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