The Hee Haws Sheriff @ Stud/ DTSC N.I Oaks will commence at Drumbo Park on Saturday of next week and entries will close on Tuesday.
The 2017 Noel Ryan Tree Surgeon Munster Oaks will commence on Saturday week, August 26th at Kilcohan Park and will be run over the 525 trip. It will be for 24 bitches and a winner’s prize of €4,950.
While the BoyleSports Irish Derby will totally dominate the Irish scene for the next five weeks, a few other major events are also coming up at Shelbourne.
Liam Kennedy reports that the Cambridgeshire Open 750 at Limerick has been put back by a week due to lack of entries. The event will now commence on Saturday week, August 26th.
The final of the Red Mills Open Unraced Stake will be the big attraction at Curraheen Park on Saturday when the card will also include the first round heats of the Greyhound & Petworld A1 Stake.
It is sweepstakes action all the way at Kilkenny Track this week with no less than five sponsored sweepstakes starting between tonight and Friday night.
Next competition coming up at Thurles is the 24 dog €1,100 Track Supporters Club A4/5 (Bg) 525 which will commence on Saturday, August 26th.
The Tinas Florists/ Central Grill A5/6 Guys & Dolls Stake, which was due to commence this weekend, has been put back a week due to a lack of entries.
Shelbourne Park will be very much about the BoyleSports Irish Derby for the next six weeks but there will be other action also at the track.