14yo CH G PORTRAIT GALLERY – NATIVE OCEAN (BE MY NATIVE)
|Breeder:||Mrs Deirdre McGrath|
The 11-year-old is one of 60 horses to feature on the first list of hunter certs as the new season approaches.
Hacksaw Ridge became the latest winner to be sent out by promising young Wexford handler Richard Black.
Jamie Codd capped of a week which saw him enjoy Grade 1 success when riding a double at the Galway venue.
On a day of drama it was Wrong Direction who scooped a big pot for the Spillane family.
Derek O'Connor continued his successful partnership with Kilkenny handler Ellmarie Holden as they combined with Calthor.
The Philip Rowley-trained 11-year-old had started his life pointing in Cork with Patrick Moakley.
Enniskillen bids to win the Hunt Farmers race for the fourth consecutive year for Peter Maher.
Gordon Elliott's Ucello Conti recorded his second victory within seven days following his last success with Barry O'Neill.
In the opening Tattersalls Cheltenham & Ascot Sales four-year-old maiden newcomer Shan Blue created a hugely-favourable impression.
Sydney Paget leads many of the leading players in the open division who feature on the early hunter cert list.
Richard Black has enjoyed a dream start to his training career, consigning the most expensive point-to-point mare at last March.
Maxine O'Sullivan clinched victory in the opening round of the 2017/18 ITM Ladies Series aboard Samanntom.