THE semi-finals of the Greyhound & Petworld Golden Muzzle A1 550 was the characteristic of Saturday evening’s action-packed Limerick Greyhound Stadium card and Meduza continued her red-hot type to land the opening semi-final for coach John Byrne.
A positive entrance operating show from the winner who clocked 29.83.
Magical Jasper completed solely three components of a size behind in second, with Priceless Harry taking the all-important third qualifying spot.
Gowran coach Paul Hennessy took the second semi-final, Blastoff Harry successful in type for proprietor Paul Hynes.
A strong show from the winner who pulled 5 lengths away from Bling Bling Paul, in 29.94. Minuan Flyer emerged the ultimate qualifier again in third.
The ultimate of the celebrated Greyhound & Petworld Golden Muzzle A1 550 will happen in Limerick Greyhound Stadium on Saturday evening subsequent.
In the meantime, BoyleSports final week renewed its sponsorship of the prized Irish Greyhound Derby with a three-year €1m dedication.
The Irish Greyhound Derby is essentially the most prestigious race on the Irish greyhound calendar. The renewed deal will take BoyleSports’ sponsorship of the occasion to 10 years, with the worth of its sponsorship over this time set to exceed €3m.
The early market with BoyleSports has the Liam Dowling-trained Ballymac Ariel because the 16/1 favorite, with the 2020 Juvenile Derby and up to date Choose Stakes champion Skywalker Barry at 20/1 alongside Con & Annie Kirby Memorial finalist Explosive Boy, 2020 Juvenile Derby finalist Knight Twister and Broadstrand Ryan.
The 2021 BoyleSports Irish Greyhound Derby was launched at Eire’s premier greyhound stadium, Shelbourne Park final week below the watchful eye of champion greyhound himself Newinn Taylor and Timmy Holland, son of 2020 Derby-winning coach Graham.
Conor Grey, Chief Government Officer at BoyleSports, mentioned: “BoyleSports is privileged to increase its long-term relationship with the Irish Greyhound Derby. Clearly, the pandemic has had a devastating influence on all sports activities, together with greyhound racing. So we’re particularly delighted that we will throw our weight behind the sector, that it’s going to realize it has a supportive pal in BoyleSports for the foreseeable future.” he continued,
Entries for the massive race shut on Saturday, August 7, whereas the primary spherical heats for the 2021 Boylesports Irish Greyhound Derby are scheduled to happen on August 13 and 14. The ultimate is because of be staged on Saturday, September 18.