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 Tue, 24 May 2016 22:16:02 +0100 Tue, 24 May 2016 22:16:02 +0100 Sport News Leading Derby runners enjoy spin at Epsom Connections of leading Investec Derby contender Wings Of Desire expressed deep satisfaction by the manner in which he handed the track at Epsom on Tuesday morning. Tue, 24 May 2016 17:36:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0524/790696-leading-derby-runners/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0524/790696-leading-derby-runners/ A Shin Hikari stars in Prix d'Ispahan Japanese sensation A Shin Hikari tore apart a rock-solid field on his European debut to win the Prix d'Ispahan at Chantilly. Tue, 24 May 2016 22:16:02 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0524/790749-a-shin-hikari-stars-in/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0524/790749-a-shin-hikari-stars-in/ Found could feature in Coronation Cup Found could still run in the Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Cup at Epsom on Friday week. Tue, 24 May 2016 21:48:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0524/790701-coronation-cup-loses-found/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0524/790701-coronation-cup-loses-found/ Skiffle set to be added to Oaks field Skiffle is poised to be supplemented for the Investec Oaks at Epsom on Friday week. Tue, 24 May 2016 14:06:22 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0524/790630-oaks/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0524/790630-oaks/ Payne for Michelle as surgery quashes Ascot plan Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has been ruled out of Royal Ascot after undergoing surgery following a fall at Mildura racecourse on Monday. Tue, 24 May 2016 18:03:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0524/790523-payne/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0524/790523-payne/ Fallon booked to ride Stars in the Derby Kieren Fallon is set to team up with old ally Michael Stoute to partner Across The Stars in the Investec Derby at Epsom. Tue, 24 May 2016 18:08:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0524/790530-fallon-derby/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0524/790530-fallon-derby/ Mullins may send star chaser to France Willie Mullins may send Un De Sceaux to the French Champion Hurdle following his impressive victory at Auteuil on Saturday. Mon, 23 May 2016 12:24:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0523/790314-mullins-may-send-star-chaser-to-france/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0523/790314-mullins-may-send-star-chaser-to-france/ Transatlantic trek may be on Jet Setting agenda Trainer Adrian Keatley is considering a transatlantic voyage with Jet Setting following her thrilling victory in the Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh on Sunday. Mon, 23 May 2016 10:50:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0523/790295-trainer-adrain-keatley-jockey-shane-foley-and-jet/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0523/790295-trainer-adrain-keatley-jockey-shane-foley-and-jet/ Scans clear Michelle Payne of serious injury Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has been hospitalised after she suffered a fall at Mildura racecourse. Mon, 23 May 2016 12:37:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0523/790257-michelle-payne/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0523/790257-michelle-payne/ Jet Setting takes 1,000 Guineas glory Jet Setting inflicted a shock defeat on Minding in the Tattersalls Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh. Sun, 22 May 2016 15:01:22 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0522/790152-jet-setting-takes-1-000-guineas-glory/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0522/790152-jet-setting-takes-1-000-guineas-glory/ Fascinating result as O'Brien star Found out Fascinating Rock has reversed recent form with Found to claim top honours in the Tattersalls Gold Cup at the Curragh. Sun, 22 May 2016 17:38:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0522/790150-curragh-wrap/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0522/790150-curragh-wrap/ Gurkha likely to skip Derby for Ascot assignment French 2000 Guineas hero The Gurkha is likely to sidestep the Investec Derby and instead head to Royal Ascot to contest the St James's Palace Stakes. Sun, 22 May 2016 15:15:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0522/790161-gurkha-ascot/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0522/790161-gurkha-ascot/ Awtaad set for Royal Ascot after 2,000 Guineas win Irish 2,000 Guineas hero Awtaad is likely to sidestep the Investec Derby and head for the St James's Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot. Sun, 22 May 2016 11:49:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0522/790126-awtaad/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0522/790126-awtaad/ Awtaad lands Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh Awtaad justified Kevin Prendergast's high opinion of him when winning the Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh. Sat, 21 May 2016 19:00:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0521/790027-guineas/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0521/790027-guineas/ Caravaggio picture perfect in Marble Hill Stakes Caravaggio came with a rattling run to maintain his unbeaten record in the Cold Move EBF Marble Hill Stakes at the Curragh. Sun, 22 May 2016 13:43:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0521/790012-curragh-wrap/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0521/790012-curragh-wrap/ Profitable takes Temple Stakes after inquiry Clive Cox's Profitable got the better of Mecca's Angel in a pulsating renewal of the Temple Stakes at Haydock. Sat, 21 May 2016 16:43:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0521/790016-temple-stakes/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0521/790016-temple-stakes/ Minding bids for Guineas double at the Curragh Minding will bid for a Classic double at the Curragh on Sunday after surprisingly starring among 14 fillies declared for the Tattersalls Irish 1,000 Guineas. Fri, 20 May 2016 11:39:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0520/789768-minding-bids-for-guineas-double-at-the-curragh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0520/789768-minding-bids-for-guineas-double-at-the-curragh/ Mecca's Angel could return in Temple Stakes Mecca's Angel heads a field of 16 for the Temple Stakes at Haydock on Saturday. Thu, 19 May 2016 15:52:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0519/789569-meccas-angel/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0519/789569-meccas-angel/ Galileo Gold will attempt Guineas double Galileo Gold will face seven rivals when he chases a Classic double in the Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh on Saturday. Thu, 19 May 2016 15:57:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0519/789474-galileo-gold-goes-for/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0519/789474-galileo-gold-goes-for/ Oaks field down to 24 as Minding heads list Hot favourite Minding headlines 24 acceptors for the Investec Oaks at Epsom on 3 June. Wed, 18 May 2016 16:12:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0518/789288-oaks-field-down-to-24/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0518/789288-oaks-field-down-to-24/