Top riders head field for UL Cheltenham preview

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Kevin Corbett

26 January 2014; Jockey Byan Cooper with Trifolium after winning The Frank Ward Solicitors Arkle Novice Steeplechase. Leopardstown Racecourse, Leopardstown, Co. Dublin. Picture credit: Barry Cregg / SPORTSFILE
The UL Horse Racing Society will host its second annual Cheltenham preview night on Thursday February 27 at the Strand Hotel.

The UL Horse Racing Society will host its second annual Cheltenham preview night on Thursday February 27 at the Strand Hotel.

Tapes rise at 8pm and under orders will be a stellar panel comprising jockeys Patrick Mullins, Bryan Cooper and Richie McLernon, Irish Field journalist and author Kevin Blake and MC Kevin O’Ryan from Attheraces.

Sponsors Paddy Power will give each panellist a €100 charity bet for a selection of their choice, with any winnings going to the society’s chosen charity the Injured Jockeys Fund.

Tickets are €15 and include a €5 free bet, wine reception, a copy of the Racing Post and free entry to Limerick races on St Patrick’s weekend.

Contact Niamh McNamara on 0863985475 or 09007476@studentmail.ie.ie or Sharon Burke, on 0863210037.

Tickets will also be on sale from www.Limerickraces.ie