30 Years Ago Today Shergar Kidnapped

Epsom Derby winner Shergar was kidnapped from Ballymany Stud on 8 February 1983. Here is how the RTÉ News at One Thirty covered the story. Michael Fisher reports on what is known about the disappearance of one of the most valuable race horses in the world. Micheál Ó Briain looks back at Shergar's career.

This report is taken from RTÉ News at One Thirty broadcast on 9 February 1983.
The newsreader was Cyril Smith.

For more on the story of Shergar from RTÉ Sport
30 years on: What happened to Shergar?

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