Thursday was a good night for the youngsters with an impressive win for novice Riverside Alice and a victory in the A3 Stake Final for youngster Newinn Expert, owned by Cian O’Donnell.
Riverside Alice, having only the second race of her career, scored a comprehensive trap to line victory in her A5 contest. Showing great trapping ability it was a case of out and gone as she cruised round to a 28.93 victory by 5.5 lengths.
Later in the evening, Newinn Expert was looking to go one better in following up her 2nd place finish in last week’s heats. Breaking reasonably, she held a good position on the run up. Stealing a march into the first bend she took up the running out the opening turn and pulled away down the back straight. She stayed on strong, going on to record a 2.5 length victory in 28.95.