Racing goes ahead as scheduled for day three of Limerick Christmas Festival.
Day three of the Christmas Festival at Limerick Racecourse continues today following an early morning track inspection, with the first of a seven-race card getting underway with a maiden hurdle (12.35).
The feature Grade 3 Irish Independent Hurdle (2.10) serves as today’s showpiece with Meri Devie heading the betting.
The Willie Mullins-trained filly finished second in a €100,000 handicap at Fairyhouse earlier in the month in the month.
Racing will go ahead today as scheduled. Ground remains heavy. Forecast rain this evening into tomorrow. pic.twitter.com/tbFWUVwSkp
— Limerick Races (@LimerickRaces) December 28, 2017
12:35 · Woodlands House Hotel Adare Maiden Hurdle
13:10 · D Pack Packaging Rated Novice Chase
13:40 · Cube Veterans Handicap Chase
14:10 · Irish Independent Hurdle (Grade 3)
14:45 · Frontline Security Maiden Hurdle
15:20 · Parkway Shopping Centre Handicap Hurdle (80-102)
15:55 · Greenmount Equine Hospital Flat Race
— Limerick Races (@LimerickRaces) December 27, 2017