11 runners confirmed for Romanised Minstrel Stakes | The Curragh Racecourse
11 runners confirmed for Romanised Minstrel Stakes

11 runners confirmed for Romanised Minstrel Stakes

Confirmed runners were published this morning for Day 2 of Juddmonte Irish Oaks Weekend this Sunday and feature 11 runners who will line up for the valuable Romanised Minstrel Stakes with Tarawa, Lord Massusus, Cosmic Vega, Power Under me and Rare Appeal among the notable contenders in the Group 2 contest

Moon De Vega, Cadeau Belle and Village Voice feature among the 8 runners in the Michael John Kennedy Memorial Stakes with the Group 3 contest also attracting Goldana, Cigamia, Jackie Oh, Keep In Touch and Lambada

9 runners will face the starter in the Ryans Cleaning Services Handicap, 18 in the La Celia Wines Dash,  11 in the QuinnBet Maiden , 12 in the Irish Stallion Farms Fillies Handicap and 10 in the Cavalor Equine Nutrition EBF Fillies Maiden which is the opening race.

Runners for tomorrow Saturday were published yesterday, with the featured Juddmonte Irish Oaks attracting eight fillies. Epsom Oaks runner up Savethelastdance and Warm Heart winner of the prestigious Ribblesdale Stakes at Royal Ascot lead a strong team trained by Aidan O’Brien, who will also be represented by Library and Be Happy.  Other contenders include Ribblesdale Stakes runner up Lumiere Rock who represents Joseph O’Brien, Azazat trained by Dermot Weld and Comhra trained by Jim Bolger, while the Ralph Beckett trained Bluestocking is the sole British trained runner and will carry the colours of the race sponsor Juddmonte.


Following a dry night, the ground on both tracks is now Yielding, Yielding to Soft in places


Rain moving in this afternoon with significant accumulations up to Sunday afternoon according to Met Eireann


Racing on middle track with stalls in centre for all sprints

Getting to the races

The Curragh offer a FREE shuttle bus service from Newbridge, picking up at the train station and outside Eddie Rockets in the Main Street and from Kildare, picking up at the train station and in the Square at the bus stop.


Sat Declared runners Rider Information (hri-ras.ie)

Sun Declared runners Rider Information (hri-ras.ie)


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