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MARKING YOUR CARD: First Day of the Irish Flat Season

Last year, I travelled with TCD Horseracing Society to Kildangan Stud and the Curragh for the opening of the flat season. Dermot Weld struck gold that day with Stuccador in the Irish Lincolnshire and with Vote Often in the Grade Three  fillies’ race. 300 more words


Photo Gallery - Coolmore Stud Ireland

I had the chance to visit Coolmore Stud this weekend. Usually not open to the general public, but the Curragh Racecourse thankfully organized a wonderful trip for its members.I have to say it was a once in a lifetime experience to get close to some of the best racehorses & stallions on the planet. 11 more words


Prize-Money Boost For Irish Racing

It’s not too often that racing writes positive headlines these days, particularly if it comes to prize-money. But credit where credit is due. Horseracing Ireland has done a fantastic job last year to create and execute the inaugural Irish Champions Weekend – which we know now, was a huge success. 144 more words


Sunday Selections

Didn’t get to see the racing yesterday due to family commitments – only just watched on replay. Another poor day, with only Teak running with any credit. 250 more words


Today's Top Tips... Sunday 12th October

Ffos Las, where a couple of NAP’s go today!

Some nice NAP & NB’s landed yesterday, with @THTRacing, @tomquinny2 and @Precise_Tips all bringing in the winners, coming in at 4/1, 5/1 and 4/1 respectively then my NAP of the day came home later in the day at 3/1. 271 more words

Horse Racing

Irish Champions Weekend

Click Here for a breakdown of the performances of trainers based in England over the weekend.

They now leave with three Group 1 races, one Group 2, one Group 3 and three other races. 59 more words


Irish Champions Day 2 and Arc Trials Day

Cracking days racing yesterday at Leopardstown.

The action moves on to the Curragh today with another 3 Group 1’s with the limelight switching to the two year olds with the Moyglare Stakes for the fillies and the National Stakes for the colts. 403 more words

Pattern Racing