ONE of the highest-rated horses to set foot in Ballinrobe lived up to his billing as Ballyoisin returned from 624 days off the track to win the Corrib Oil Chase.

Enda Bolger’s charge was well-treated by the race conditions and even though he had a lengthy absence to defy he had a good deal in hand on official figures, and he was always going to be hard to beat if able to run to anything approaching his best.