‘Miraculous recovery’ by Mikey Sweeney at Killeagh PTP

Melleray jockey Mikey Sweeney, performed an almost impossible feat at Killeagh Point to Point races held in Boulta, Ballynoe last Sunday when he was unseated from his horse but managed to pull himself back into the saddle and went on to win the race. 

The novice rider was aboard ‘Ask Heather’ owned by Declan Queally when he lost his seat going over the final fence.

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