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Curragh - 24th August 2014

Click here to see the winners’ table from the Curragh today, which included a four-timer for Aidan O’Brien, and the second part of an across-the-cards double for Sabrina Harty.


UPDATE: Curragh Workers' Progress Since March

On the first day of the Irish flat season, a list was posted of horses being exercised by Aidan O’Brien after racing (link below) 

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Aug. 22- Naas, Killashee House, the Curragh

Today I was invited to join Paul’s mom Ella and her soon-to-be-daughter-in-law Dierdre on a shopping trip to the town of Naas (pronounced Nace) for Ella’s mother-of-the-groom dress (Dierdre and John are getting married Dec. 271 more words

REVIEW: Curragh - 10th August 2014

Keeneland Phoenix Stakes Family Day

A second review of a flat meeting in four days, and once again Aidan O’Brien was to the fore. He looks to really be revving up his runners at present, and he had two winners from four runners, all ridden by Joseph. 444 more words


Phoenix Stakes (4:05 Curragh - Sunday 10th August 2014)

Traded in my Sunday roast for an afternoon’s punting at the Curragh. If, like me, you can’t stand the sight/sounds/mention of the Shergar Cup, you can always rely on the Irish to brighten up your weekend. 840 more words

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REVIEW: Irish Oaks Weekend

Having examined the cards for this weekend’s action at the Curragh, I made the trip up and had two enjoyable days at the races.

To read my review of the weekend’s racing… 17 more words


Irish Oaks Weekend at the Curragh

I will be giving my verdicts on the Irish Oaks Weekend in tomorrow’s Racing Extra.

Sample Verdicts:

6:50 Maiden 1m2f 3yo+ ~9k

The concluding race on the Saturday is a ten furlong maiden, in which Sea the Lion can be expected to run well. 308 more words

Racing Extra