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August 22, 2014

Leading Light and Gordon Lord Byron among stars to line up at Curragh this Weekend

22nd August 2014 Leading Light and Royal Diamond set to clash at Curragh this weekend Leading Light will be one of the stars to line up at the Irish Champions...

August 21, 2014

John Oxx launches Curragh Thoroughbred Trail at Irish Champions Weekend

John Oxx Launches Curragh Thoroughbred Trail The Curragh Thoroughbred Trail was launched this morning at the yard of Curragh trainer John Oxx. Sponsored by Dublin Coach, the Curragh Thoroughbred Trail...

August 19, 2014

Leading Light and Chiquita among entries for Irish Champions Weekend Trials this weekend

19th August 2014 Superb weekend of racing at the Curragh on Saturday and Sunday 23rd and 24th August WITH Irish Champions Weekend under a month away, the Curragh stages some...

August 18, 2014

Childhood Cancer Charity to get Gold Light at Curragh

CHILDHOOD CANCER CHARITY TO GET THE GOLD LIGHT @ IRISH CHAMPIONS WEEKEND Light It Up Gold at The Curragh Racecourse during Irish Champions Weekend Sunday 14 September 2014 Ahead of...

August 18, 2014

Curragh Racecourse to host Irish Pony Club Race Day

Curragh Racecourse set to host Irish Pony Club End of Season Party The Curragh Racecourse will host the Irish Pony Club End of Season Party as part of the Irish...

August 18, 2014

Gay and Kathleen Byrne to be honoured with a race this Weekend

18th August 2014 Gay and Kathleen Byrne to be honoured at Curragh this Weekend The Curragh is to honour Gay Byrne this Saturday 23rd August. The legendary broadcaster and his...

August 13, 2014

Curragh’s sprint races upgraded to Group 2

HRI Announces Significant Upgrades to Irish Sprints for 2015 as Part of European Initiative to Improve Sprint Programme Three Sprints promoted to Group 2 at the Curragh for 2015 Flying...

August 12, 2014

Launch of inaugural Irish Champions Weekend

Launch of the Inaugural Irish Champions Weekend Ireland’s newest horseracing event, Irish Champions Weekend was officially launched in Dublin’s Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud this evening, Monday August 11th. The inaugural Irish...

August 10, 2014

Dick Whittington wins Keeneland Phoenix Stakes

Dick Whittington provided Aidan O’Brien with his thirteenth success in the Group One Keeneland Phoenix Stakes as he just got the better of the odds-on 8/11 favourite Kool Kompany. Three...

August 8, 2014

9 runners to line up in Keeneland Phoenix Stakes

9 runners to line up for Keeneland Phoenix Stakes Kool Kompany and Anthem Alexander head the 9 runners in the Group One Keeneland Phoenix Stakes at the Curragh this Sunday,...