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Westmeath Trainer Targeting Bumper At Dublin Racing Festival

Photo Credit: Charlestown Racing Facebook

He'll face stiff opposition from other leading Irish trainers.

Our final look at this weekend's Dublin Racing Festival takes in the local interest. 

In-form Westmeath trainer Ciaran Murphy has one runner in the bumper on Sunday. 

Betty Zane has already found the winners enclosure once in her career but faces stiff competition from a battalion of runners from Willie Mullins and Gordon Elliot. 

Murphy who's based is at Charlestown Stud in Mullingar,  is hopeful of a big run from the promising mare:

One man and his dog!!! Chief’s keeping a good eye on proceedings. #PoweredbyBluegrass

Posted by Charlestown Racing on Wednesday, February 3, 2021

Meanwhile, there's an 8-race card on the all-weather track at Dundalk this evening, with the first getting under way at 4pm.

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