Dermot Weld

Fownes' Brilliant import to lead Way

Leading trainer Lawrie Fownes appears to have snapped up a useful recruit in the shape of yesterday's opening trial winner, Brilliant Way.

Wednesday, 21 January, 1998, 12:00am

Chinese TV raises ire of trainers

THE Trainers' Association will meet on Monday with complaints about Chinese television coverage topping the agenda.

Several local and expatriate trainers have protested vigorously at what they regard as personal attacks on the regular racing programmes on the Home channel.

11 Mar 1994 - 12:00am

Weld has winners as meaning of life

IT was the coldest day of the year in Ireland. Still, The Curragh was the place to be.

And despite having to brace against icy wind blasts, international trainer extraordinaire Dermot Weld was still in the mood to think about snaring a few more major prizes around the world in 1994.

19 Feb 1994 - 12:00am

Maguire now a key player for Weld

JUMP racing's riding sensational Adrian Maguire, who has suffered a traumatic week, is set to become a key player in trainer Dermot Weld's ambitious plan to land both the Champion Hurdle and another Melbourne Cup - with different horses.

22 Jan 1994 - 12:00am

Kinane in a Vintage hit

BRILLIANT Irish stayer Vintage Crop and the incomparable Mick Kinane exploded a few myths of the Australian Turf when combining for an emphatic victory in yesterday's Foster's Melbourne Cup at Flemington.

3 Nov 1993 - 12:00am