Horse Racing

Irish Racing Preview: Birdcatcher Day & more

0 Here’s a quick run-through of this week’s racing in Ireland –  Tuesday: Punchestown stages seven races, four over hurdles, two over fences and a Mares’ Flat Race at 5:15pm to close proceedings. The feature…


British Racing Preview: Champions Day & more

0 QIPCO Champions Day: On Saturday, Britain will stage its most-valuable race meeting of the year, QIPCO Champions Day. It takes place at Ascot and will carry £4.35million in prize-money. The card consists of four…


Three Darts for Dundalk

0 The €50,000 Al Basti Equiworld Carlingford Stakes is the feature tonight at Dundalk. However I’ve tried to solve the puzzle of a trio of handicaps on the card – looking for some each way…


British Racing Headliners this Week

0 Dewhurst and Cesarewitch at Newmarket A big week of racing in England will culminate in Saturday’s Dubai Future Champions Festival. The card will contain the Group 1 Darley Dewhurst Stakes, one of the main…


Irish Racing this Week

0 Wednesday Cork (2:05pm) stages a flat card today, with the feature races being the €45,000 Navigation Stakes (a Listed Race) at 4:05pm and the €30,000 Irish Stallion Farms EBF Fillies’ Handicap at 5:05pm. Thursday…


Dundalk Races: Full Friday Night Card Preview

0 It’s another valuable night of racing under the lights at Dundalk, with €158,000 in prize-money on offer, including €60,000 for the Star Appeal Stakes (Listed Race) at 7:30pm. 6pm – Irish Stallion Farms EBF…


Eddie’s Got the Power at Dundalk

0 I’m starting to get acclimatised to Dundalk. As I study the card in the early evening, it’s dark and I’ve put the heating on. Dundalk is back alright. But I won’t get ahead of…



Racing in Paris

The Arc Headlines Bumper Weekend of Racing

0 It’s another weekend that will be packed with quality racing. Here are the main details. Friday’s Racing In the afternoon, Gowran Park will stage the €32,500 Pat Walsh Memorial Irish EBF Mares Hurdle. Added…