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October 4, 2012

Curragh set for finale of the season

The ultra competitive Hackett’s Bookmakers Irish Cesarewitch will take centre stage at the final race day of the 2012 Curragh racing season on Sunday 14th October. Other races of note...

September 30, 2012

Battle of Marengo wins Juddmonte Beresford Stakes

BATTLE OF MARENGO won an unremarkable four-runner Beresford and was cut to 16-1 (from 25) by William Hill for next year’s Epsom Derby Sent off the 4-9 favourite, Battle Of...

September 28, 2012

Battle of Marengo to run in Juddmonte Beresford Stakes this Sunday

Battle of Marengo will attempt to confirm his place as one of Europe’s leading 2 year olds when he lines up in the Group 2 Juddmonte Beresford Stakes taking place...

September 25, 2012

First Cornerstone among entries in Juddmonte Beresford Stakes

THE Curragh stages it’s penultimate fixture of the 2012 season this Sunday  when the Group Two Juddmonte Beresford Stakes is the highlight on an exciting 8 race programme which gets...

September 15, 2012

Dawn Approach wins Goffs Vincent O’Brien Stakes

Ante-post 2000 Guineas favourite Dawn Approach made it five wins from five with an impressive success in the Vincent O’Brien Stakes at the Curragh. Stepping up to seven furlongs for...

September 15, 2012

Royal Diamond wins Gain Horse Feeds Irish St Leger

Royal Diamond came out best in a bunch finish to land the Gain Horse Feeds Irish St. Leger under Niall McCullagh for Andrew Tinkler and Tommy Carmody. Favourite Fame And...

September 13, 2012

Fame and Glory to attempt to give Aidan O’Brien a dream St Leger double

Aidan O’Brien will dash back from Doncaster by helicopter to the Curragh to saddle Fame and Glory in the Gain Horse Feeds Irish St Leger on Saturday.    Should Camelot land...

September 11, 2012

Irish Pony Club Race Day to take place 30th September, Jockey Skills participants announced, Irish Olympians to attend

A total of 11 Pony Club members from all over Ireland have been selected from a large number of applicants for the Jockeys Skills Course which will take part as...

September 10, 2012

18 entries remain in Gain Horse Feeds Irish St Leger following today’s entry stage, Aidan and Joseph O’Brien aim to be at both Doncaster and the Curragh

Fame And Glory is likely to be Aidan O’Brien’s representative in the Group One Gain Horse Feeds Irish St Leger in which 18 horses have stood their ground following today’s...

September 9, 2012

Sky Lantern wins Moyglare Stud Stakes

SKY LANTERN surged past her Group 1 rivals to score emphatically at the Curragh on Sunday, enhancing her Qipco 1,000 Guineas credentials and earning quotes as short as 10-1 for...