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December 10, 2014

Curragh to launch 150th Irish Derby Book in 2015

2015 sees the 150th running of the Irish Derby, Ireland’s oldest classic race. English raiders – Selim and Golden Plover won the first two runnings, in 1866 and 1867. The...

October 21, 2014

Aidan O’Brien and Colm O’Donoghue win Curragh Training and Riding Performance of 2014

Aidan O’Brien and Colm O’Donoghue win Curragh Leading Training and Riding Performance of 2014 The crème de la crème of the Irish horse racing world attended the annual Curragh Racing...

October 13, 2014

Curtain comes down on another memorable Curragh Season

13th October 2014 Curtain comes down on another memorable Curragh season The final race day of 2014 took place at the Curragh last Sunday 12th October with a treble for...

October 12, 2014

El Salvador wins Irish Cesarewitch for 16 year old Donnacha O’Brien

El Salvador gave jockey Donnacha O’Brien the biggest success of his fledgling career in the Irish Cesarewitch by seeing off Hidden Universe in the two mile premier handicap. The 25/1...

October 10, 2014

21 runners to line up in Irish Cesarewitch

ber 2014 Strong British trained challenge for Irish Cesarewitch this Sunday British based trainer Brian Ellison will attempt to land the Irish Cesarewitch for the second consecutive year when he...

October 7, 2014

Strong British trained team set for Curragh finale of 2014

7th October 2014 Strong British trained team set for Curragh Finale this Sunday 8 British trained horses are among the 36 entries in the featured Irish Cesarewitch taking place at...

September 28, 2014

Ol Man River wins Juddmonte Beresford Stakes

Ol’ Man River made it two from two with the minimum of fuss as he took the feature at the Curragh this afternoon, the Group 2 Juddmonte Beresford Stakes, providing...

September 26, 2014

Ol’ Man River to face 7 challengers in Juddmonte Beresford Stakes

26th September 2014 Ol’ Man River faces 7 challengers in Juddmonte Beresford Stakes at Curragh this Sunday Ol’ Man River will attempt to give trainer Aidan O’Brien his 14th success...

September 23, 2014

Ol’ Man River set for Juddmonte Beresford Stakes this Sunday

Aidan O’Brien will make a late decision on where Ol’ Man River runs this weekend with the highly-regarded juvenile one of 16 possibles in the Juddmonte Beresford Stakes at the...

September 15, 2014

Celebrities among attendees at Irish Champions Weekend

The world’s best racehorses galloped across the finish line as the inaugural Irish Champions Weekend debuted in style Saturday, 13th September & Sunday 14th September 2014 Irish Champions Weekend kicked...