Rock moss


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a kind of lichen; the cudbear. See Cudbear.

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And, in the tricky handicap action, each-way support of Tim Doyle's mare Summer Magic in the Fernleigh Handicap is suggested after her eye-catching run behind Croi Mo Ri at Fairyhouse last week, form boosted by the third Rock Moss at the Curragh on Sunday.
John Oxx's filly showed up well on her debut at Naas last month when chasing home Dedo and may have improved enough to take the measure of Rock Moss, who also took second on her first taste of racecourse action.
And even if it dries up, the clay pebbles or rock moss will contain enough moisture for the plants to last for a few more days.
Earlier, Bolger was on the mark again when apparent stable secondstring and 20/1 shot Rock Moss, third on his seasonal debut at Fairyhouse on Thursday, landed the Netjets Scurry Handicap in the hands of Davy Moran.
Earlier, Bolger was on the mark again when apparent stable second-string and 20/1 shot Rock Moss, third on his seasonal debut at Fairyhouse on Thursday, landed the Netjets Scurry Handicap in the hands of Davy Moran.
Award Ceremony, from the all-conquering DermotWeld stable, stepped up on his second placing in a Galway maiden last week to upset the favourite Rock Moss in convincing fashion in the 7f conditions race.
And Jim Bolger-trained Rock Moss makes plenty of appeal in the premier nursery.
He came out of his Galway race well, so takes his chance, but on ratings the top horse Rock Moss looks the obvious one we all have to beat.
At Fairyhouse that is highlighted by his 45% strike-rate at the course for 2008, and Manning has three rides there today - Rock Moss (3.
Jim Bolger surrounded by journalists after his Rock Moss had won at the Curragh yesterday RACINGFOTOS.
Rock Moss supplied Jim Bolger with his fourth Scurry Handicap win in the last eight years when outgunning David Nicholls' runner Northern Dare inside the final furlong.
Making all at a steady enough pace under Willie Supple, he beat off all challengers to scored by less than a length from strong-finishing Mojito Royale and Rock Moss.