10 Aug 2022

Watch: Dylan Browne-McMonagle wins feature at Leopardstown

The Letterkenny jockey recorded his latest win for top trainer Joseph O'Brien when taking Gear Up to victory

Dylan Browne-McMonagle

Dylan Browne-McMonagle

Dylan Browne-McMonagle won the feature race at Leopardstown on Thursday.

The Letterkenny jockey took Gear Up to victory in the Grant Thornton Ballyroan Stakes.

Browne-McMonagle guided the Joseph O’Brien-trained horse to a narrow win from O’Brien stablemate Cleveland, ridden by Ryan Moore.

Browne-McMonagle went clear at the furlong post and held on, under a challenge, to win by a neck.

“Dylan gave him a lovely, uncomplicated ride,” O’Brien said. This lad always fights and he fought on hard today.”

On Gear up, O’Brien added: “It was a good, tough performance. He’s been improving with each run all year and I’d say that’s as good as he’s been all year.”

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