Tuesday, November 26, 2013

CHAMPIONSHIP POINTS SO FAR

DOGS ABOVE 4 Points

Skellig Way....... 10
Droopys Bestie.... 8
Glenlea Sonny.... 8
Grayacre Star..... 8
Kilkeale Hero...... 8
Latest Trick........ 8
Mr Blonde.......... 8
Skellig Eoin........ 8
Amys Lotto........ 6
Coyote............... 6
Man Of War....... 6
Marshals Mercury 6
Mission Approved 6
Offshore Town ........6
Screwdriver ........6
Skellig Sunrise.... 6
Spruce Bolt....... 6
Tilford Tom....... 6






ALL AGE BITCH POINTS



Duchess............ 12
Bucks Honey..... 8
Eggemalong....... 8
Minorcas Flyer.... 8
Crafty Diviso...... 6
Lochbo Zola....... 6
Skellig Tivoli...... 6
Smokey Symbo..l 6
Beautys Grace.... 4
Blades of Steel..... 4
Camarillo Blonde 4
Chow Chow....... 4
Collect Me Now.. 4
Dependable........ 4
Fives Treasure.... 4
Gillogue Magic.... 4
Gowayoudat...... 4
Hollyhill Marlyn... 4
Lady Casanova... 4
Lizs Touch ........4
Moat Missy........ 4
Phoenix Tango ........4
Quarrymount Gaga 4
Ravel Glory........ 4
Roadside Lady..... 4
Skellig Lola ........4
Woodenstown Me..... 4
Yukon Glory...... 4

RATHKEALE

RATHKEALE
Sunday, Monday 24, 25 November
Judge: Paul Horan
Slipper: Richie Quinn snr



A Hard frost saw coursing put back a day....However with some wonderful hares the quality of the coursing was superb.....super weekend of coursing between Rathkeale and Knockgraffon ...well done everyone




DERBY TRIAL STAKE
WINNER
Rathkeal Coursing Club secretary, Timmy O`Sullivan presents the Derby Trial Stake Trophy to Mary Allen. Winner, Tellmenolies is owned by the Strike a Booze Syndicate from Kerry. Trainer Jamie Allen holds the dog, Gerry McMahon, Mike Slattery, Finbar Whelan, Pat Gorman, Stephen O`Carroll, Gerard O`Sullivan, Michael OConnor,Brian and Ian O`Carroll, Loraine Allen,John O`Connor, Michael McMahon, Tomas Mulvahill also present. Kindly sponsored by O`Sullivans Bar

TELLMENOLIES 
Johnny Casanova ex Newinn Model

RUNNER UP
FLOATING PATRIOT 
Wallace Green ex Floating Spirit

OAKS TRIAL STAKE

The Oaks Trial Stake at Rathkeale Coursing Club was won by William Butlers, Shadow Hunter.  William Butler senior receives the trophy from vice chairman, Pa Wilmot. Owner William Bitler with the dog, Brian O`Sullivan, Philip Enright, Kay and Pat Clancy and trainer Neilius O`Connor with the dog. Thanks to Tadgh O`Connor builders, for their sponsorship WINNER
SHADOW HUNTER 
Adios Alonso ex Yellow Diamond

RUNNER UP
FIRE HEIGHT UNA 
Adios Alonso ex Skibabbey Lady

LIMERICK CUP



Winner of the Limerick Cup for All Age Dogs held at Rathkeale Coursing Club was local dog Kilkeale Hero.  Monie Wilmott receives the Cup from Chairman Mike Mehan, owner Brian Wilmott, trainer Maurice McCarthy,Patrick and Sara Wilmott with the dog,  vice Cahairman Pa Wilmott , The Stake was sponsored by Brian Geary Car Sales.



WINNER
KILKEALE HERO 
Musical Time ex Blades Of Glory

RUNNER UP
KINGDOM CALL 
Janey Mac Aroo ex Call Up



It was a great day for the Supple Family who won the 3 course duffer with 
Southwell Novak, held by Leonard and the Working Members with Southwell Venus held by Phil Supple.....Aiden as usual is overseeing things




The Deel Stakes , run at Rathkeale was won by Lourda McNamera`s Run Morgan. Club Chairman Michael Meehan presents the Cup, sponsored by O`Sullivans Iron Works to Ger Ryan, trainer Brian McNamara with the dog and Pat Clancy present.

KNOCKGRAFFON


What a fabulous meeting.  the hares were top class and the coursing superb.

Knockgraffon are a hard working club and they got the meeting they deserved. Nothing was left to chance as the covers were brought from Clonmel and laid on the field both days


Field was Covered





President Michael Lonergan relaxing after a great meeting


Peter O`Sullivan  shows friends the Hurley he used in the 1971 All Ireland Final when he played in Goal for Tipperary against Kilkenny.  Peter lent this Hurley to a friend 35 years ago and it has only just been returned.
l to right Johnny Clifford (Rockwell Rovers) Peter O`Sullivan (Cashel Cormacs and Tipperary)  Micheal Grimes ( South Liberties and Limerick) Pat Cunningham and Sean Doherty



KNOCKGRAFFON
Saturday, Sunday 23, 24 November
Judge: Liam Kelly
Slipper: Denis Crowley




DERBY TRIAL STAKE

I thought this fella looked smart enough.....He went better as the stake progressed and gave conections a chance to keep the Cup thay won last year with Mr Big

WINNER
GO CONQUER 
Murtys Blaze ex Ougham Miss

RUNNER UP
BRIDIES EOIN 
Bexhill Eoin ex Social Accord



OAKS TRIAL STAKE

Trainer John Kiely had a great meeting with his two bitches a very nice win in the Oaks was followed up by a faultless display from Minorcas Flyer in the All Age Bitch

WINNER
THATS MY RUBY 
Bexhill Eoin ex Gadget Girl


RUNNER UP
FUERTY WIZARD 
Kingsmill Dynamo ex Newinn All In

KNOCKGRAFFON CUP



WINNER
GLENLEA SONNY 
Bexhill Eoin ex Lowesgreen Nelly

RUNNER UP
CONDO 
Kyle James ex Shaneboy Molly

ALL AGE BITCH STAKE
Megan Faul with Minorcas Flyer

WINNER
MINORCAS FLYER 
Bexhill Eoin ex Buffalo Hide

RUNNER UP
SMOKEY SYMBOL 
Central City ex Smokey Zero




Knockgraffons Working Members Stake was a clean sweep for Don Moloney who had both finalists.  He receives the Strumble Cup from Chairman John Strumble Also present Orla Strumble, Micheal Lonergan, Denise and Mairead Moloney, PJ Moloney with the dog and family members


Smokey Luke was the winner of the Loughkent Stake in Knockgraffon, Owner Tom O`Dwyer takes the trophy from president Micheal Lonergan, also present Pam Holt, seamus and AnneMarie Quirke, Emma Quirke, Elaine Cummins, Alice and Evan Prior, Andy Maloney, Ciara Quirke, Padraig Palmer and Murragh McDermott with the dog, Konan Heney.



The winner of the Mortlestown Stake at Knockgraffon cc was Tangmalangmaloo, owner Derek Kehoe takes the Barron Memorial Cup from club president Michael Lonergan. also present Chairman , John Strumble, Jimmy and Carol Scott, Tom Simpson and Minister for Agriculture Tom Heyes TD


Matty and Elaine Cummins win the New Inn Stake




Fields Of Dreams- Carricktobin Lad