Mick Halford Stable Tour

With the upcoming Irish Oaks meeting at the Curragh and the Galway Festival on the horizon, we spoke to Mick Halford about his team.

Get £20 in free bets

It will come as a surprise to many, but Mick Halford has been a trainer for over 30 years having taken out his license at the age of 21 back in 1985. Success did not come quickly for him, but he gradually worked his way up the ranks and for the last decade he has been a regular fixture in the top 10 Irish trainers in the country.

Indeed, having made a significant move to the purpose-built Copper Beech Stables in 2007, Halford has steadily increased the quality of his string and his performance has gone up a gear too.

High-profile owners such as the Aga Khan and Sheikh Mohammed have come on-board and he got off the mark in Group 1 company when saddling Casamento to win the Racing Post Trophy in 2010.

With a significant squad of promising horses at his disposal for 2019, Halford was good enough to sit down with Kevin Blake of attheraces.com to discuss their prospects. 

Mick Halford Stable Tour
Sign up to bet365. Click to View Bonus Code Details
Up to £30 in free bets
Get £20 in free bets
£20 Risk Free First Bet
100% Bonus up to £100
Up to £20 in free bets
£40 in bonuses
£20 Free Exchange Bet
Get a £10 risk-free first bet
Existing User?

Forgot your password?

New User?

Sign up using our simple one-page form and you'll be able to access free video form, tips and exclusive content straight away.