RTÉ Sport racing http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport racing http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Sat, 23 May 2015 16:26:16 +0100 Sat, 23 May 2015 16:26:16 +0100 Sport News Gleneagles soars to victory in 2,000 Guineas Gleneagles overcame trouble in running to complete a Classic double in the Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh. Sat, 23 May 2015 17:08:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0523/703270-gleneagles-soars-to-victory-in-2-000-guineas/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0523/703270-gleneagles-soars-to-victory-in-2-000-guineas/ Pearl Secret holds on to land Temple Stakes Pearl Secret went one place better than 12 months ago as he powered to victory in the betfred.com Temple Stakes at Haydock. Sat, 23 May 2015 16:26:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0523/703283-haydock-temple-stakes/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0523/703283-haydock-temple-stakes/ Round Two puts down Ascot marker at Curragh Round Two staked his claim for Royal Ascot honours with an emphatic success in the Cold Move European Breeders Fund Marble Hill Stakes at the Curragh. Sat, 23 May 2015 18:51:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0523/703301-curragh-round-up/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0523/703301-curragh-round-up/ Miss Katie sparkles at the Curragh Miss Katie Mae put her experience to good use with a smooth success in the Killashee European Breeders Fund Fillies Maiden at the Curragh. Sat, 23 May 2015 16:29:03 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0523/703258-miss-katie-sparkles-at-the-curragh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0523/703258-miss-katie-sparkles-at-the-curragh/ Jessica Harrington bidding for Guineas glory While Jessica Harrington is better known as the trainer of the likes of Jezki and Moscow Flyer, she is no stranger to saddling big winners on the level and has two fine chances in Sunday's Tattersalls Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh. Sat, 23 May 2015 12:34:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0523/703236-jessica-harrington-bidding-for-guineas-glory/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0523/703236-jessica-harrington-bidding-for-guineas-glory/ McCoy to assist McManus in top jockey search Tony McCoy is looking forward to assisting his old boss JP McManus now his career in the saddle is over, but insists a decision on who will replace him as number one rider to the powerful owner has yet to be taken. Sat, 23 May 2015 13:53:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0523/703249-mccoy-replacement/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0523/703249-mccoy-replacement/ Gagarin in orbit at the Curragh Ed Dunlop expects to learn more about Prince Gagarin's potential ambitions for the rest of the season by sending him to the Curragh for the Airlie Stud Gallinule Stakes on Sunday. Sat, 23 May 2015 11:18:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0523/703228-gagarin-in-orbit-at-the-curragh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0523/703228-gagarin-in-orbit-at-the-curragh/ The Grey Gatsby goes for Gold at the Curragh Kevin Ryan expects The Grey Gatsby to be suited by the Curragh as the four-year-old returns to Ireland for the Tattersalls Gold Cup on Sunday. Fri, 22 May 2015 15:27:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0522/703067-the-grey-gatsby-goes-for-gold-at-the-curragh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0522/703067-the-grey-gatsby-goes-for-gold-at-the-curragh/ Hannon wary of Gleneagles in Irish 2,000 Guineas Richard Hannon is under no illusions about the task facing Ivawood ahead of his rematch with Gleneagles in the Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas. Fri, 22 May 2015 16:50:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0522/703005-hannon-wary-of-gleneagles-class/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0522/703005-hannon-wary-of-gleneagles-class/ Halford hopes patience is a virtue with Raydara Mick Halford was forced to miss Newmarket with Raydara but hopes that might now work in his favour for Sunday's Tattersalls Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh. Fri, 22 May 2015 15:38:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0522/703071-halford-hopes-patience-is-a-virtue-with-raydara/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0522/703071-halford-hopes-patience-is-a-virtue-with-raydara/ Solow and Cirrus primed for pulsating contest French superstars Solow and Cirrus Des Aigles clash in the Prix d'Ispahan at Longchamp on Sunday. Fri, 22 May 2015 14:48:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0522/703053-solow-and-cirrus-primed-for-pulsating-contest/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0522/703053-solow-and-cirrus-primed-for-pulsating-contest/ Gleneagles to face 10 rivals at the Curragh Aidan O'Brien's Newmarket hero Gleneagles heads a field of 11 declared for the Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh on Saturday. Thu, 21 May 2015 17:23:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0521/702821-irish-2000-guineas/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0521/702821-irish-2000-guineas/ Lady an apt winner of Height of Fashion Stakes Lady Of Dubai looked a smart filly in taking the Bibendum Height of Fashion Stakes field apart at Goodwood. Thu, 21 May 2015 17:41:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0521/702846-lady-of-dubai-a-facile-height-of-fashion-winner/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0521/702846-lady-of-dubai-a-facile-height-of-fashion-winner/ G Force bidding to be top dog in Temple Sprint Cup winner G Force returns to the scene of his finest hour on Saturday as he heads a field of 12 in the betfred.com Temple Stakes at Haydock. Thu, 21 May 2015 18:02:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0521/702849-g-force-bidding-to-be-top-dog-in-temple-stakes/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0521/702849-g-force-bidding-to-be-top-dog-in-temple-stakes/ Good ground expected for Irish Guineas meeting Ground conditions at the Curragh are expected to dry out by the time of the two-day Guineas meeting this weekend. Wed, 20 May 2015 17:33:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0520/702585-good-ground-expected-for-irish-guineas-meeting/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0520/702585-good-ground-expected-for-irish-guineas-meeting/ Legatissimo added to Irish Derby field Star fillies Legatissimo and Pleascach were among eight additional entries today for the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh on 27 June. Wed, 20 May 2015 20:29:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0520/702625-legatissimo-added-to-irish-derby-field/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0520/702625-legatissimo-added-to-irish-derby-field/ Lyons double-handed for 2,000 Guineas Ger Lyons will be double-handed in Saturday's Irish 2,000 Guineas with Endless Drama and Convergence primed for the Curragh Classic. Wed, 20 May 2015 11:08:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0520/702470-2-000-guineas/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0520/702470-2-000-guineas/ Time called on Sizing Europe's career Henry de Bromhead has announced the retirement of his popular stable star Sizing Europe. Wed, 20 May 2015 11:45:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0520/702487-sizing-europe/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0520/702487-sizing-europe/ Clonmel preview Lucky Pat is turned out quickly under his winners penalty as he bids to follow up his smooth Kilbeggan success in the Nire Valley Handicap Hurdle at Clonmel. Wed, 20 May 2015 14:23:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0520/702528-clonmel-preview/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0520/702528-clonmel-preview/ Varian hoping for favourable ground for Belardo Roger Varian is hoping for some ease in the ground at the Curragh this weekend to allow Belardo to show his true colours in the Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas. Tue, 19 May 2015 13:58:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0519/702168-varian-hoping-for-better-ground-for-belardo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0519/702168-varian-hoping-for-better-ground-for-belardo/