Owen Murphy / Anthony Nestor edge epic battle in Mallow

The fourth round of the Valvoline Irish Forest Rally Championship, the Jim Walsh Cork Forest Rally in Mallow, proved to be an epic contest between Cork driver Owen Murphy (Mitsubishi) and his Limerick co-driver Anthony Nestor, who managed to overcome the spirited challenge of Monaghan’s Jost Moffett/John Rowan (Mitsubishi) to claim a 7.4 second victory.

Owen Murphy / Anthony Nestor edge epic battle in Mallow

Series leaders Michael O’Brien/ James O’Brien (Ford Focus WRC) were third – 44.6 seconds further behind.

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