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June 26, 2015

Stellar weekend cast for Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Festival

Stellar Weekend Cast For Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Festival The Curragh is set to play host to a stellar cast of household names over the weekend as aside from...

June 25, 2015

8 declared to run in 150th Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby

25th June 2015 Star studded line up for 150th Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby 8 runners declared for Ireland’s premier Classic race. Eight runners have been declared for Saturday’s 150th...

June 24, 2015

Jack Hobbs firmly on course for Saturday’s Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby

Jack Hobbs Firmly On Course for Saturday’s Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Current Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby favourite Jack Hobbs pleased his trainer John Gosden when doing his final...

June 23, 2015

High-Class Field of Nine Remains in the 150th Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby

Nine horses remain in contention to win Saturday’s historic 150th Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh following this morning’s latest forfeit stage for the jewel in the crown...

June 22, 2015

Epsom Oaks winner Qualify to be added to 150th Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby

Epsom Oaks Winner Qualify to be Added to Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Aidan O’Brien is set to add Epsom Oaks winner Qualify to his Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby...

June 17, 2015

Kildare County Council launch piece of art to commemorate 150th Irish Derby

Press Statement New Public Artwork ‘The Gallop’ marking 150th Irish Derby Celebration Kildare County Council is delighted to announce the latest public art commission for the county. The artwork was...

June 16, 2015

Curragh to stage race named after Irish Racing Excellence winner Pat O’Donovan

Curragh to Stage Race Named After Irish Racing Excellence Award Winner Pat O’Donovan Pat O’Donovan, winner of the Irish Racing Excellence Award at the Irish Stud and Stable Staff Awards...

June 12, 2015

Nathan Carter to star on DoneDeal Derby Friday Hoedown

‘DoneDeal Derby Friday Hoedown’ kicks off the opening day at the Curragh 150th Irish Derby Festival Nathan Carter performing live on Day One of Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby Festival...

June 8, 2015

Irish Derby Book launched to commemorate 150th running of Ireland’s Greatest Race

The Irish Derby Celebrating the 150th Running of Ireland’s Greatest Race By Sean Magee with Guy St John Williams and Francis P.M. Hyland “I know this history of the Irish...

June 8, 2015

Jack Hobbs installed as favourite for 150th Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby

Paddy Power, official bookmaker of the Curragh Racecourse, havs installed Epsom Derby runner up Jack Hobbs as favourite at 10/11 for the Group 1 Classic which takes place on Saturday...