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UK Point-to-Point Round Up - 08th June

UK Point-to-Point Round Up - 08th June

 5 UK point-to-points took place over the week with 16 former Irish pointers gaining success for their new connections.

Saturday 02nd June

GARTHORPE

SPOTLIGHT HORSE: Big Man Doe
 
Big Man Doe registered his second success of the season in the club members race for the Martin Wanless yard by two and a half lengths.
 
The son of Millenary ran three times last season for James Barrett before making his UK debut at Mollington last April. The six-year-old then won his open maiden at Dingley last may before making his seasonal reappearance at Brampton Byran at the beginning of April where he then went onto to win at Revesby Park

TRECOED

SPOTLIGHT HORSE: Buck Bravo
 
The restricted race went to the six-year-old Buck Bravo for David Rees who was one of five former Irish pointers to register victories on the day.
 
The son of Mahler was placed twice for Ashleigh Murphy at Ballinaboola and Lingstown in 2017 before being sold at the Goffs UK May sales for £9,000 to his current handler.
This was Buck Bravo’s second UK point-to-point success having also won at the same fixture on the 20th May. 

Sunday 03rd June

EDGCOTE

SPOTLIGHT HORSE: Ramble On
 
Ramble On, brought down in a five-year-old geldings’ maiden at Askeaton in 2015 for Conor Dore, took his sixth UK point-to-point win in the mixed open race which was his third consecutive win this season.
 
The Kieran Price-trained gelding got off the mark on his initial start last term at Black Forest Lodge  where he won his next two starts for connections.
 

BRATTON DOWN

SPOTLIGHT HORSE: Reilly’s Minor
 
The seven-year-old Reilly’s Minor registered his first success for his handler, Mike Vanstone in the men’s open by three quarters of a length having also run at Larkhill and Ston Easton earlier in the month.
 
Previously with Aidan Fitzgerald, the son of Westerner ran in one Irish point-to-point at Castletown-Geoghegan in 2015 where he fell at the final fence when in front .
 

Wednesday 06th June

UPCOTT CROSS

SPOTLIGHT HORSE: Sweet Lady Jane
 
The Kieran Price-trained Sweet Lady Jane (pictured) has been a consistent servant for her connections this season and gained a deserved success in the open maiden.
 
The daughter of Darsi was placed at Dromahane last April for Willie Burke before changing connections where she made her initial start at Howick this season and went on to be placed on her next five starts.
 
Below is a list of last weeks winners.
 

 


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