Pinatubo on National service at the Curragh

Because he Sees That a field of eight at the Goffs Vincent O’Brien National Stakes The Following year’s 2000 Guineas Favorite Pinatubo is the star attraction on the Evening of Irish Champions Weekend in the Curragh.

The child of charlie Appleby won the Chesham in Royal Ascot back in June and has since included the Vintage Stakes by five lengths at Goodwood in even more impressive manner.
He is bidding for a fifth consecutive win on Sunday, but doesn’t have it easy against Aidan O’Brien’s Armory and Arizona. The former won the Futurity Stakes last time out, although the latter won the Coventry but had been defeated on his last outing at the Prix Morny.
Mark Johnston’s Monoski and jim Bolger’s Geometrical will also be in the combination.
A total of 10 will line up for the Comer Group Irish St Leger, together with Melbourne Cup hero Cross Counter creating the journey across.
O’Brien has a very strong hand with 2017 Irish Derby, last season’s Doncaster St Leger winner Kew Gardens and Leger enthusiast Capri and Southern France one of his four athletes.
His son Joseph conducts a year’s Irish Derby winner Latrobe, Master Of Truth and Twilight Payment.
Dermot Weld’s Look For Sylvester Kirk and A Song’s Salouen finish the Area.
The Derrinstown Stud Flying Five has 12 runners and looks wide open.
Mabs Cross and soldier’s Phone have been completing only supporting the likes of Battaash and Blue Point this summer – and without those 2 in resistance, connections of both are of asserting Group One honours optimistic.
Houtzen, a wise addition to the Martyn Meade secure, has since finishing second to Battaash in 22, her very first run.
Eddie Lynam’s Soffia was around a roll of late night; Invincible Army has experienced along with Darren Bunyan’s Hit The Bid is a sprinter in his afternoon.
Jessica Harrington’s unbeaten Albigna is the celebrity from the Moyglare Stud Stakes, in which she encounters Roger Varian’s Albany Stakes winner Daahyeh.
Aidan O’Brien runs four – together with Precious Moments, Love , Thus Beautiful and Tango lining up.
James Tate’s Under the Ger Lyons-trained along with The Stars Soul Search are among a field of eight.

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