The coursing was class, and champions were discovered, at the Johnstown and Urlingford coursing meeting which concluded yesterday (Sunday) in Woodsgift. Results:
Oaks Trial Stake (32 bitch puppies) - semi-finals, Alonso Blonde bt Keep Wondering; Hows Tess a bye. Final - Mrs Mary O'Connor's and Mrs Una Creed's, Kilsheelan, Tipperary f Alsonso Blonde b (Adios Alonso - Live At Two) bt The Half Back Syndicate, Kilsheelan, Tipperary dkbd Hows Tess b (Adios Alonso - Snowys Babe).
Reserve Derby Trial Stake (16 dog puppies) - semi-finals, Graigues Heyday bt Neverseethelike; Mainliner Again bt Young Timber. Final - Darragh Morrissey's and Evan Morrissey's, Galmoy, Kilkenny bd Graigues Heyday d (Newinn Wonder - Crossbound) bt DC Syndicate, Naas dkbd Mainliner Again d (Mafi Magic - Mungos Cerella).
Champion Bitch stake (16 all age) - semi-finals, Kingsmill Ariel bt Following Lights; Trillainminella bt Gripwell Nancy. Final - Shane Culhane's, Glynn, Limerick f Trillainminella b (Thomas The Tank - Killacolla Spice) bt Roche and Fitzpatrick Syndicate, Wexford wbd Kingsmill Ariel b (Johnny Casanova - Kingsmill Chanel).
Paddy Doyle Cup (16 all age) - semi-finals, Ashmore Rocket bt Hilark James; Reikers Island bt Set Sail. Final - Dr Paddy O'Kelly's, Mullingar bk Reikers Island d (Adios Alonso - Blades Of Glory) bt John Boyle's, Newry wf Ashmore Rocket d (Adios Alonso - Duarigle Magic).
Working members stake - semi-finals, See The Child bt Derries Hill; Kilara Killahy bt Scouser. Final - James Tobin's, Killahy, Tullaroan f See The Child d (Newinn Wonder - Killahys Babe) bt Brian Kennedy's, Sevenhouses and James Tobin's, Killahy wbd Kilara Kilahy b (Thomas The Tank - Kilara Milanie).
Inchorourke Stake (8 two course duffers) - semi-finals, Dungill Blue bt Free Travel; General Mayhem bt Itsonlyus. Final - EJE Syndicate, Mooncoin be Dungill Blue d (Carricktobin Lad - Dungill) bt Miss Catriona O'Sullivan's, Naas wbk General Mayhem b (Tullamoy Master - Needham Marie).
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