Francis Connors continued his domination of the 2015 Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league, winning the latest round of the series at Dungarvan Show in Waterford.
Once again Connors win came aboard the Hilda Anthony owned Uskerty Diamond Lady, who scored her sixth win this year’s series. Tipperary’s Seamus Hayes finished as runner-up with Barichello while Tholm Keane and Rocksy Music took third place. All of the top-four produced double clear rounds, including Paul Beecher who took fourth place with Ikona V.’T Recht Eind. Peter Moloney and Ribbanbelle Tame had once fence down in the jump-off, but their time, which was the fastest of the competition, saw them finish fifth.
Tholm Keane grabbed another share of the prize-pot when steering Highly Efficient to sixth place overall.
Moloney Wins FBD Speed Series
Peter Moloney scored well deserved win in the FBD Speed Series at his local show at Dungarvan, the Colligan rider partnering the Deirdre Bourns owned Valtaire to victory.
Tipperary’s Darragh Ryan and Furistos Jack finished as runner-up, while Ciara Morris and Tykillen Impact slotted into third. A tight leader board saw just over a second separate the top five finishers, with Jessica Harty and Young Limerick finishing fourth, just ahead of Cliona Costello and Annestown Clover Concorde in fifth, while Darragh Ryan also took sixth place with The Dublinner.
Connolly’s RED MILLS Munster Grand Prix league – Dungarvan Waterford 23 July 2015
1. Francis Connors/Uskerty Diamond Lady 0/0 52.33
2. Seamus Hayes/Barichello W 0/0 54.40
3. Tholm Keane /Rocksy Music 0/0 57.04
4. Paul Beecher/Ikona V.’T Recht Eind 0/0 57.41
5. Peter Moloney/ Ribanbelle Tame 0/4 50.75
6. Tholm Keane/Highly Efficient 0/4 51.64
FBD Speed Series – Dungarvan Waterford 23 July 2015
1. Peter Moloney/Valtaire 0/0 35.26
2. Darragh Ryan/Furistos Jack 0/0 35.67
3. Ciara Morris/Tykillen Impact 0/0 36.65
4. Jessica Harty/Young Limerick 0/0 36.73
5. Cliona Costello/Annestown Clover Concorde 0/0 36.96
6. Darragh Ryan/The Dubliner 0/0 37.41