Equestrian News

 

SHOWJUMPING

Tipperary's Shane Breen is part of the Irish team which will be aiming to retain the Aga Khan Trophy at the Dublin Horse Show this afternoon.

He will partner Balloon and will be joined by Dermot Lennon, Conor Swail and Cian O'Connor.

Eight teams will battle it out in this the final leg of the FEI Nations Cup series.

Ireland currently lie sixth on the leaderboard and must stay in the top six teams in order to qualify for the world final which will be held in Barcelona next month.

The Aga Khan Tropy competition gets underway at 3pm

RACING

There's action in Tipperary this evening with the Limerick Junction track playing host to two listed races on the 7 race flat card.

Indian Maharaj is likely to be the odds on favourite in the 6.35 race for the Ballydoyle father and son duo of Aidan and Joseph O'Brien.

The action gets underway at 5.05.