NEWS IN BRIEF: Racing and bloodstock stories from the April 10th edition
Mark Costello
Irish jockey set to leave Hong Kong, first winners in new bonus scheme, jump jockey injured, and seven added to Derby
BRITAIN: Houlihan goes with the Flow in Midlands
Waterford jockey Sean Houlihan enjoyed his biggest success to date when riding Regal Flow to victory in the Midlands National
28 April 2017 Point-to-Point
MARGIE MCLOONE: Britsh points suffer from dry ground
After a plethora of meetings in recent weeks, only five point-to-points were staged in Britain last weekend
MARGIE MCLOONE: Lough Inch resumes winning ways
With so many fixtures and drying ground, it wasn’t too surprising to see small fields at many of the meetings in Britain last weekend
14 April 2017 Point-to-Point
MARGIE MCLOONE: Ireland well represented on busy weekend
Irish-bred horses did well in Britian last weekend, particularly in Penshurst on Sunday where six of the seven winners originated from back across the Irish Sea
31 March 2017 Point-to-Point
MARGIE MCLOONE: Weekend double for Donegal’s Orr
There are plenty of opportunities for Irish amateurs in Britain as there are for ladies and novice riders
24 March 2017 Point-to-Point
MARGIE MCLOONE: First treble for Dungarvan's Houlihan
Sean Houlihan, who is attached to the Philip Hobbs yard, partnered three winners at Badbury Rings last Sunday
3 March 2017 Point-to-Point
MARGIE MCLOONE: Houlihan off the mark for season
With one win already on the board, the Dungarvan-born amateur, Sean Flanagan, is hoping to better last year’s total of eight
9 December 2016 Point-to-Point