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  • Monksland (IRE)

  • Age: 7 (Foaled May 10th, 2007)
  • Sex: Bay Gelding
  • Breeding: Beneficial - Cush Jewel (Executive Perk)
  • Trainer: N Meade
  • Owner: Mrs Patricia Hunt

News Clippings

Noel Meade has withdrawn Monksland from Cheltenham

March 3rd, 2014

Noel Meade has withdrawn Monksland from the Ladbrokes World Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival as he revealed several members of his string are under the weather.

Noel Meade is keen to see how Monksland progresses

January 4th, 2014

Noel Meade is keen to see how Monksland progresses in his homework before committing to future targets.

Monksland to stay over hurdles

August 21st, 2013

Noel Meade has confirmed Monksland will remain over smaller obstacles for the foreseeable future.

Monksland will head Noel Meade's team for Cheltenham when he lines up for the Ladbrokes World Hurdle on Thursday week.

March 5th, 2013

Monksland will head Noel Meade's team for Cheltenham when he lines up for the Ladbrokes World Hurdle on Thursday week.

Direct route for leading Ladbrokes World Hurdle fancy Monksland

January 17th, 2013

Leading Ladbrokes World Hurdle fancy Monksland will head to Cheltenham without a prep race.

Noel Meade is undecided as to whether to run Monksland before Cheltenham

December 31st, 2012

Trainer Noel Meade has not yet decided whether to give Leopardstown scorer Monksland another run before a crack at the Ladbrokes World Hurdle at Cheltenham in March.

Monksland leaves it late

December 28th, 2012

Noel Meade's Monksland came with a soaring late run on the inside under Paul Carberry to win the woodiesdiy.com Christmas Hurdle at Leopardstown.

Christmas target for Monskland

December 3rd, 2012

Noel Meade will consider stepping Monksland up to three miles on his next appearance following a fine run in defeat in the Hatton's Grace Hurdle.

Down Royal task for Monksland

October 29th, 2012

Noel Meade's Monksland is set to make his seasonal reappearance in the WKD Hurdle at Down Royal on Friday.

Monksland close to chasing bow

October 11th, 2012

Monksland, one of Ireland's leading novice hurdlers last season, is being prepared for his chasing debut by trainer Noel Meade.

Monksland set for fencing debut

October 10th, 2012

Noel Meade's promising Monksland is set to start his novice campaign over fences in the next month.

Monksland primed for Neptune

February 29th, 2012

Noel Meade reports the unbeaten Monksland to be firmly on course for the Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle.

Monksland straight to Festival

February 2nd, 2012

Noel Meade is set to skip the Deloitte Novice Hurdle on February 12 with Monksland and head straight to the Cheltenham Festival.

Monksland given Cheltenham aim

January 9th, 2012

Noel Meade is likely to head straight to the Cheltenham Festival with impressive Naas Graded winner Monksland.

Monskland stakes Festival claim

January 8th, 2012

Monksland took a step up in class in his stride with a facile success in the Grade Two Slaney Novice Hurdle at Naas on Sunday.