Minsk wins Hackett’s Bookmakers Irish Cesarewitch

Minsk wins Hackett’s Bookmakers Irish Cesarewitch   JOHN OXX took his tally of Irish Cesarewitch victory to eight as Minsk ran out a comfortable winner of the stayers’ race. The well-backed 4-1 favourite arrived full of running in the Curragh straight and stretched easily clear of Cry For The Moon, Bremen and Admiral Barry to…

Go Racing in Kildare week to launch 2012 Membership

A week of horse racing activities from the 9th to the 16th October will launch Go Racing in Kildare Membership for 2012. This initiative will feature four days of racing in the Thoroughbred County, together with a variety of other events aimed at showcasing horse racing in County Kildare, including an insight into training horses…

Irish Pony Club Race Day

The Curragh staged the second Irish Pony Club Race Day last Sunday with hundreds of pony club members and their parents in attendance.  A packed program of entertainment during the afternoon provided the Pony Club with the opportunity to highlight their various activities with presentations supported by TRI Equestrian to their winning teams, including Horse…

David Livingston wins Juddmonte Beresford Stakes

  DAVID LIVINGSTON denied odds-on favourite Akeed Mofeed in the race whose roll of honour reads like a Who’s Who of racing royalty. The John Oxx-trained favourite, bidding to join Sea The Stars on the list of Beresford winners, tried and failed to get on terms with pace-setter David Livingston in the energy-sapping conditions and…