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  • Foxrock (IRE)

  • Age: 7 (Foaled June 30th, 2008)
  • Sex: Bay Gelding
  • Breeding: Flemensfirth (USA) - Midnight Light (IRE) (Roselier (FR))
  • Trainer: T M Walsh
  • Owner: Barry Connell

News Clippings

Foxrock inquiry following Punchestown run hears evidence

April 18th, 2015

A hearing regarding the running and riding of Foxrock at Punchestown in December concluded on Saturday evening after evidence was heard throughout the day at Irish Turf Club Headquarters at the Curragh.

Irish Turf Club reopen inquiry into Foxrock run at Punchestown

March 18th, 2015

Ted Walsh says he is prepared to answer any questions the Irish Turf Club has after an inquiry into Foxrock's run at Punchestown in December was reopened.

Foxrock will be supplemented for the Ryanair Chase at the Cheltenham Festival

March 5th, 2015

Foxrock will be supplemented for the Ryanair Chase at the Cheltenham Festival after owner Barry Connell ruled out a tilt at the Gold Cup.

Barry Connell mulling Foxrock Gold Cup decision

February 9th, 2015

Owner Barry Connell will decide whether to supplement Foxrock for the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup in the next fortnight.

Foxrock's Hennessy Gold Cup run at Leopardstown

January 25th, 2015

Leading owner Barry Connell is looking forward to seeing Foxrock test his powers at the highest level once again in the Hennessy Gold Cup at Leopardstown on February 8.

Foxrock a most apt winner of Boylesports Chase at Leopardstown

January 18th, 2015

Foxrock ran out a game winner of the BoyleSports Handicap Chase at Leopardstown to gain compensation for his narrow defeat on this course at Christmas.

The Tullow Tank will have his first race for Dessie Hughes

October 13th, 2014

The Tullow Tank will have his first race for Dessie Hughes in a beginners' chase at the end of this month.

Barry Connell convinced Foxrock ran below his best at Cheltenham

March 19th, 2014

Owner Barry Connell is convinced Foxrock ran below his best in last week's National Hunt Chase at Cheltenham.

Foxrock will line up in the National Hunt Chase at Cheltenham

March 1st, 2014

Owner Barry Connell has confirmed Foxrock will line up in the Terry Biddlecombe National Hunt Chase at the Cheltenham Festival.

Foxrock grinds out victory in Navan's Ten Up Novice Chase under Danny Mullins

February 16th, 2014

Foxrock is the 6/1 favourite with Sky Bet for the National Hunt Chase after determinedly taking Navan's Ten Up Novice Chase.

Dunguib team eyeing Boyne Hurdle bid

February 12th, 2014

Dunguib is more likely to contest Sunday's Ladbrokes Boyne Hurdle at Navan than the Red Mills Trial Hurdle at Gowran 24 hours earlier.

Foxrock outstayed his rivals to win a Grade Two at Naas

January 18th, 2014

Foxrock outstayed his rivals to win the Grade Two Woodlands Park 100 Club Novice Chase at Naas.