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Leopardstown Preview: Juvenile Stakes

4.05 Juvenile Stakes (Group 3), 1m

Tricky renewal with some hot prospects in the line-up. Bolger’s Sanus Per Aquam makes plenty of appeal with excellent form in the book and the step up in trip sure to suit. 280 more words


Prix de l’Opera mooted for Pleascach after Darley Yorkshire Oaks success

By Simon Jackson.

The Prix de l’Opéra at Longchamp has been mooted as the target for Pleascach after her tenacious victory in the Group 1 Darley Yorkshire Oaks at York on Wednesday. 413 more words

Horse Talk

Flight Risk can surprise again

3.10 Curragh: Minstrel Stakes (Group 3), 7f

Gordon Lord Byron could be hard to beat here. He has been in fine form lateley and finds perfect conditions at the Curragh. 246 more words


Today's Racing - Saturday 27th June 2015

Newmarket July

Tangent Office Furniture Supporting The AHT Maiden Stakes (Plus10) (Class 4) (2YO only) (1.45) – As with any maiden, especially one run at Newmarket, there are no shortage of potentially smart Newcomers but clear preference is for… 1,955 more words


Bolger Colt Algonquin Well In On Handicap Debut

8.00 Curragh: Handicap (60-100), 1m 2f

With top weight Royal Navy Ship out, this race takes a different shape. Nonetheless it doesn’t change much in terms of my initial feeling, that Bolger’s grey colt  105 more words


May 31 in history

1279 BC – Rameses II (The Great) (19th dynasty) became pharaoh of Ancient Egypt.

526  A an earthquake in Antioch, Turkey, killed 250,000.

1223 Mongol invasion of the Cumans: … 814 more words


Talking Points Irish Guineas Weekend

Gleneagles is “The Best Miler Ever” 

On the verge of the Irish 2000 Guineas Aiden O’Brien seemed to become overwhelmed by his emotions. He ennobled… 1,178 more words

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