Trainer Gordon Elliott gave the Meath Chronicle charity bet fund a boost today when Roi Du Mee won the feature race at Tramore.
The Chronicle Charity bet (Ä25) with Boylesports was on Roi Du Mee at enhanced odds of 9/4 and partnered by Davy Russell duly won the big race at Tramore.
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It was part of a double for Elliott who is now operating from a base in Longwood as he also won with recent Leopardstown winner Tarquinius which quickly followed up by taking a handicap chase at Fairyhouse.
"It wasn't ideal running him so soon again, but he was due to go up 12 pounds and we took seven pounds off with a good young rider," stated Elliott.
"He is as slow as a hearse, but he stays galloping," added the popular trainer.
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