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Irish Cup 2020 – Updates

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OFFICIAL NON-RUNNERS   
Knockrour Teddy will be a non-runner in the Dublin Coach Irish Cup. He was due to meet Gus The Bus in the first quarter. A reserve will now take his place.
Res F Zancols Wildcard will also be unavailable in the Irish Cup.
Mountfinn Bingo will be a non-runner in the Patsy Byrne Select Bitch Stake. She was due to meet Marwood Vale in the top half of the draw. A reserve will now take her place.
Please Maeve will be a non-runner in the Patsy Byrne Select Bitch Stake. She was due to meet Ballinakill Gaga in the bottom half of the draw. A reserve will now take her place.

NEW DATES CONFIRMED    
The Irish Cup Committee wish to confirm that they have received permission to course on Friday February 28, Saturday February 29 and Sunday March 1 2020. The Committee thank all participants for working with them as we approach the end of another successful season and they look forward to welcoming all coursing supporters to the final classic of the season, the Dublin Coach Irish Cup, this weekend.

ORDER OF RUNNING 
The 111th IRISH CUP MEETING  
Limerick Racecourse, Patrickswell
Judge: Paul Horan
Slipper: Richard Quinn jnr
Start 11.30am all three days.
FRIDAY: Once through Dublin Coach Irish Cup. Once through Dick Fitzgerald Memorial Irish Purse & Kyle Invitational Champion Working Members (both after interval).
SATURDAY: Twice through Dublin Coach Irish Cup. Once through Irish Purse and Patsy Byrne Select All Age Bitch Stake (before interval) and once through Bill Chawke Irish Plate (after interval).
SUNDAY : Quarter-finals Champion Working Members Stake, Greenmount Puppy Stake, Select All Age Bitch Stake, Irish Purse, Irish Plate and Dublin Coach Irish Cup. Complete Card.

DUBLIN COACH IRISH CUP   
Co Limerick Coursing Club are delighted to announce that Dublin Coach are the new sponsors of The Irish Cup, now to be known as ‘The Dublin Coach Irish Cup’.  They wish to sincerely thank the O’Sullivan Family as do the entire coursing community.