The Irish Champion Stakes is the highlight on the opening day of Irish Champions’ Weekend and in its 40 years (first run as the Joe McGrath Memorial Stakes), has produced many outstanding winners.
However, unique on a very special roll… Read More
The September Yearling Sale celebrated its fourth Classic success of 2016 when WICKLOW BRAVE triumphed in the Group 1 Palmerstown House Estate Irish St Leger at the Curragh on… Read More
Brian Ellison enjoyed success as his juvenile colt Orewa ploughed a lone furrow up the stands rail to win the valuable Tattersalls Ireland Super Auction Sales Stakes over six furlongs at the Curragh.
A giant field of 30 juveniles… Read More
Wicklow Brave put up a game display to hold off the late challenge of Order Of St George and win the Group 1 Palmerstown House Estate… Read More
Churchill had been open to criticism after his latest workmanlike victory, but left no room for argument here, as he trounced his rivals in the Group 1 Goffs… Read More
Plans for dual Derby winner Harzand are on hold after he returned lame from the Qipco Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown.
The Dermot Weld-trained colt had won the English and… Read More
Intricately turned the formbook upside down as she landed the Group 1 Moyglare Stud Stakes at the Curragh, which proved a landmark achievement for her trainer… Read More
Ardhoomey emerged late on, under a terrific ride from Colin Keane, to snatch the Group 2 Derrinstown Stud Flying Five Stakes at the Curragh this afternoon.
Thirteen horses went to post for one of the big sprints of the year… Read More