The first foal of 2017 for the Iris National Stud was born last night 17th January at 8pm weighing in at 50kg. A chestnut filly by Flemensfirth is the second foal for Simonsoeur who is a half sister to multiple Grade 1 winner Simonsig. She was bred by Simmonstown Stud Irish National Stud
The ban on British-trained horses running in Ireland during the outbreak of equine influenza has been lifted with immediate effect, the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board has confirmed.
City Island and Mark Walsh wins the Connolly's Red Mills EBF Auction Novice Hurdle by 7 lengths
La Bague Au Roi and Warren Greatrex with Richard Johnson after winning the "Flogas Novice Chase" at Leopardstown
No Nay Never’s first runner in Japan, the Yoshito Yahagi-trained Unicorn Lion (3c No Nay Never- Muravka, by High Chaparral), made a winning debut at Kyoto on Sunday.
There will be no shortage of talent on show at the second Dublin Racing Festival at Leopardstown this weekend.