Drimoleague Harness Racing Report - Sunday 26th June 2016.

The O' Reilly brothers Chris and Denis both tasted success at their local track in Drimoleague on Sunday. And for good measure their first cousin Sean also had a winner at one of the best meetings on the West Cork circuit.

Lyons Stallone set the ball rolling for the O' Reilly clan in the grade D & E pace. Punters latched on to this son of Silky Stallone and Chris was never in any danger of loosing as he made all the running to win by a comfortable three lengths.

Lyons stallone and Chris O' Reilly winner of the Grade D & E Pace.

Immortal Mojo has enjoyed his best local season to date (dead heating in Inchadoney and second in Clonakilty) and today set a blistering pace in the Grade C D & E. Heading out with three furlongs to pace he looked to be in the radar of the chasing pack but Denis O' Reilly was only toying with his rivals running out a ten length winner.

Immortal Mojo and Denis O' Reilly in action at Drimoleague.

Springhill Doyle completed the winning days for the O' Reillys. Tyson Howard led for most of the trip but Matt O' Reilly (a nephew of winning owner Sean) produced the winner with two furlongs to pace and ran out an easy winner.

In the top grade pace Rhyds Destiny was all the rage to account for his five rivals. Hail Spartacus led from the pole position Destiny closed on the final circuit and looked a winner but Patrick Hill and Hail Spartacus were not for catching.

Hail Spartacus and Patrick Hill.

Earlier in the day Panam Colt a half brother to Hail Spartacus (both bred by Hillside Farms) won in a fashion to suggest that he could have a very bright future.

Panam Colt and Mike Kelleher winner of the Grade G Pace.

The same could be said of Brywins Starship who won on only his second outing. Mike Healy was always in control on this four year old son of Share The Delight.

Brywins Starship and Mike Healy.

Rocky Atout took the trotters race. Adagio Du Cebe led until the two furlong pole where Mike Goggin Jnr produced the winner and ran on to win by five lengths.

By Tim Kelleher.

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