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Tony McCoy on board Thomas Edison (white cap, noseband) winning the  Guinness Galway Handicap Hurdle. Picture: INPHO/Cathal Noonan
Galway Hurdle first for JP as Thomas Edison lights up Ballybrit

J P McManus enjoyed his first success in the Guinness Galway Hurdle when the Tony Martin-trained Thomas Edison stormed away with the fiercely competitive - at least in theory - major handicap at Ballybrit yesterday.