Undoubtedly a classy mare and conceding just 4lb to the Mullins-rained fouryear-old, Whistle Dixie
is a hopeful nap choice.
Odds-on shot beaten after 1-4 shot Timing'Severything was beaten at Wexford on Saturday, it was the turn of 2-7 shot Whistle Dixie
in the opening mares' maiden hurdle here as she had her colours lowered by 8-1 chance elusive ivy.
Stable-companion Whistle Dixie
doubled up for the trainer in the mares bumper when justifying odds-on favouritism at the expense of Honeys Joy, from the Mullins camp.
should make a successful hurdling debut in the opening www.
Contrast that to this season when already 19 Gigginstown-owned horses have won bumpers and many of them - Valerian Bridge, Tycoon Prince, Whistle Dixie
for example - have won more than one.
55) and the well-related Whistle Dixie
for Gordon Elliott in the finale.
Three cheers for everyone who brought a packed lunch but everyone else could whistle Dixie
because there was not a biccie or a sarnie to be had.
And WHISTLE DIXIE
, which clipped heels and unseated me in Sandown, has a great chance in the mares bumper.