Mullins, who trains the son of Lord Of Appeal
for the Limerick based Killeedy Syndicate, said: "This horse always pulls so hard, but Ruby managed to lockjaw him for more than two miles.
Birthdays: American rock singer Alice Cooper, 52; author Russell Hoban, 75; Sir James Nicholson, Lord of Appeal
, Northern Ireland High Court, 67; former New Zealand prime minister Mrs Jenny Shipley, 48; comedian Sir Norman Wisdom, 85.
WILLIE MULLINS can afford to be pleased with Dual Gales and a training performance which saw him bring this son of Lord Of Appeal
back from a five-month absence to win the opening maiden hurdle.
Birthdays: American rock singer Alice Cooper, 51; author Russell Hoban, author, 74; Sir James Nicholson, Lord of Appeal
, Northern Ireland High Court, 66; comedian Norman Wisdom, 79.
Ten lots are out of mares possessing black type, including a first foal by Lord Of Appeal
out of Cherry Tart; a Whitmore's Conn gelding out of Tarte Aux Pommes, who was Listed-placed on the Flat; a Presenting filly out of Listed-placed hurdle winner May Gale; and a Tikkanen gelding out of Listed German hurdle winner Pointe Fine.
Lord Mustill is Lord of Appeal
in Ordinary and has been a leading figure in the development of domestic, international and commercial arbitration and will be made a Doctor of Laws.
Lord Of Appeal
(Listed) and the dams of Kareymah (Gr3) and Diktat (Gr1).
O'Ryan gained some compensation when buying Martin Cullinane's Lord Of Appeal
three-year-old out of bumper winner Cherry Chase for EUR110,000.
John Costello's draft includes a Saddlers' Hall gelding (732) who is the second foal of useful and versatile jumper Clahada Rose, a Glacial Storm gelding (733) out of a sister to Wither Or Which, and a Lord Of Appeal
half-brother (734) to Ascot Gold Cup hero Ashal.
She will be covered in early spring by either Taipan or Lord Of Appeal