Oliver hits high note again

Trainer Andy Oliver doubled up with impressive winners All Set To Go and Jazz Girl in Roscommon last night.

All Set To Go, a morning gamble, made all to slam his 13 rivals in the opening two-year-old maiden while Jazz Girl, successful at Killarney last Thursday, followed-up when, ridden again by star apprentice Connor King, making all top defy top weight of 10-7 in the Roscommon Fillies Handicap.

And there was no disguising Oliver’s delight at Jazz Girl’s most recent success: “It’s fantastic. You’d run out of superlatives to describe her. She’s been a great servant. And Connor (riding his 32nd win of the season) gave her a great ride.”

Earlier, All Set To Go, backed from 16/1 in the morning and returned at 6/1, made all to beat Wateed by five lengths in the juvenile maiden.

The 85-rated, David Wachman-trained Murphy’s Delight opened his account when making the running and battling back well, having been headed, to beat Ebaniya in the mile-and-a-half maiden.

Fifth at the Curragh on Sunday, the Mick Mulvany-trained Jembatt landed the Bet Online At thetote.com Handicap in the hands of Declan McDonogh and is set to run for the third consecutive day in today’s opener at Laytown.

Punters endured major shocks in both hurdle races on the card, victory in the mares maiden hurdle going to 66/1 shot, owned, trained and bred by John Monroe and ridden by Roger Loughran to beat the flattering Mutiska.

The Paul Nolan-trained Big Generator (25/1) made all to give 7lb. claimer Conor Walsh his third career success in the Tote Mobile Betting Handicap Hurdle, holding the late challenge of Corr Point by a half-length.

And trainer John Nicholson savoured his second bumper success in a week when Well Tunes, ridden by Johnny Burke, swooped late to beat market-leaders Bonobo and Alton Bay by a head and a neck.

* Robbie McNamara, rider of runner-up Bonobo, weighed-out with 2lb. overweight and was fined €150 for not declaring the likely overweight at declaration time. And he was also suspended for one race-day for weighing in a further 2lb. over.

lIrish trainer John McConnell enjoyed a winner with Lindenhurst and a second in Minot Street from his two-horse raid at Hamilton yesterday.

Lindenhurst took the Racing UK On Sky Channel 432 Handicap in cosy style under Joe Fanning while Minot Street just found the well-backed Taxiformissbyron a neck too good in the Download The Free Racing UK App Handicap.

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