PATRICK McCANN'S PICTURES OF THE WEEK.
1. Take Cover (David Allan, far side) wins the Listed Mercury Stakes from Hit The Bid at Dundalk on Friday; 2. Winning trainer David Griffiths doesn't mind the weather, applauding the victory of his grand servant; 3. Aidan O'Brien is all smiles too after a Leopardstown treble caps a great weekend during which he equalled the record for Group 1 wins in a season; 4. Bound (Seamie Heffernan) is the horse who completes the treble in the Listed Trigo Stakes; 5. Smart Flat recruit Pallasator makes a winning debut for Gordon Elliott in the John Shortt charity race at Punchestown on Thursday, ridden by Norman Williamson. Other legends taking part are (6) Charlie Swan, Brendan Sheridan, Graham Bradley and (7) Arthur Moore