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Adrian Heskin doubles up at Fairyhouse

Updated: Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 19:32 | Comments

Adrian Heskin was the man to follow at Fairyhouse on Wednesday
Adrian Heskin was the man to follow at Fairyhouse on Wednesday

Adrian Heskin recorded a double at Fairyhouse on Wednesday as he partnered Rightville Boy and Pairofbrowneyes to victory.

The young jockey kicked off with Pairofbrowneyes in The Fairyhouse Membership 2014 Maiden Hurdle where he resolutely held off the Willie Mullins-trained favourite Bless N'Ject to prevail by a neck at 14-1.

Heskin earned another hard-fought win in the 75 Euros Arkle Package On Easter Monday Novice Handicap Hurdle when Rightville Boy (6-1) was passed by Drive On Locky on the home turn.

However, his pilot was able to galvanise his charge and finally prevailed by one and a half lengths.

Another thrilling finish saw Day Dream Boy justify odds of 3-1 to win by a short-head in the Follow Fairyhouse On Facebook Handicap Hurdle.

Davy Russell's mount sprang the last flight in front but his mettle was thoroughly tested by Easy Vic, who produced a sustained challenge until the death, but ultimately just fell short.

Sizing Codelco broke his duck in impressive fashion in the 25 Euros Punters Pack Maiden Hurdle at Fairyhouse.

The son of Flemensfirth made a solid debut behind subsequent Grade 2 runner-up Western Boy and the market spoke for Henry De Bromhead's charge who was sent off 4-6 favourite.

He responded with a comfortable two and a quarter-length victory, a margin which would have been greater but for a mistake at the last.

Tudor Fashion wore down Hell Cat Maggie to score by a neck at odds of 4-1 in the opening Book Online @fairyhouse.ie Mares Maiden Hurdle.

The closing Sign Up For Fairyhouse Newsletter Mares INH Flat Race went the way of Miss Mardan (2-1), who put a pair of runner-up finishes behind her to win by four and a half lengths.

 

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