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, 28 Mar 2015 18:05:44 +0000 Sat, 28 Mar 2015 18:05:44 +0000 Sport News Dolniya seizes Sheema Classic Dolniya led home a one-two for French-trained horses as she defeated Flintshire in the Dubai Sheema Classic at Meydan. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:26:33 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0328/690483-dolniya-sheema-classic/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0328/690483-dolniya-sheema-classic/ Prince Bishop rules in Dubai World Cup Veteran Prince Bishop sprung a 14-1 surprise as he lengthened clear of American challengers California Chrome and Lea to land the Dubai World Cup at Meydan. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 18:05:44 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0328/690494-prince-bishop-rules-in-dubai-world-cup/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0328/690494-prince-bishop-rules-in-dubai-world-cup/ Sole Power sees off fellow speedsters at Meydan Sole Power won the Al Quoz Sprint at the fifth attempt with a customary late surge in the Group One over five furlongs at Meydan. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:34:47 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0328/690473-sole-power-sees-off-fellow-speedsters-at-meydan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0328/690473-sole-power-sees-off-fellow-speedsters-at-meydan/ Solow toys with Duabi Turf rivals The rapidly-improving Solow delivered a devastating display to slay his rivals in the Dubai Turf at Meydan. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:52:54 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0328/690477-solow-toys-with-turf-rivals/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0328/690477-solow-toys-with-turf-rivals/ Brown Panther quickens clear to win Dubai Gold Cup Brown Panther, Mubtaahij and Tamarkuz scored on the Dubai World Cup undercard on Saturday. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 15:08:15 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0328/690459-brown-panther/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0328/690459-brown-panther/ Secret Circle strikes in Golden Shaheen Secret Circle just came out on top in a the Dubai Golden Shaheen at Meydan. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:20:09 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0328/690478-secret-circle-strikes-in-golden-shaheen/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0328/690478-secret-circle-strikes-in-golden-shaheen/ Curragh preview The Curragh's Tote Irish Lincolnshire fixture raises the curtain on the Flat season and Stuccodor is back to defend his crown in the feature. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:14:03 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0328/690447-curragh-preview/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0328/690447-curragh-preview/ Main Sequence and Flintshire clash in Sheema Main Sequence and Flintshire renew rivalry in headlining the nine-strong field for the Dubai Sheema Classic at Meydan on Saturday. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:31:03 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0327/690342-sheema/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0327/690342-sheema/ Weight issues spur O'Brien to make jumps debut Joseph O'Brien will miss the opening day of the Irish Flat season on Sunday as he battles to to get his weight down and is booked to ride over hurdles for the first time at Limerick instead. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:16:13 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0327/690203-joseph-obrien-to-make-hurdles-bow/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0327/690203-joseph-obrien-to-make-hurdles-bow/ Sole Power tackles top turf sprinters in Dubai Sole Power will tread a familiar path as he tries to make it fourth-time lucky in the Al Quoz Sprint at Meydan on Saturday. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:54:43 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0327/690333-sole-power-tackles-top-turf-sprinters/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0327/690333-sole-power-tackles-top-turf-sprinters/ Chrome works well despite Delgado absence Preparations for California Chrome, the favourite in tomorrow's Dubai World Cup, took an unexpected turn this morning when his regular work rider Willie Delgado failed to show up for the horse's last gallop. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:59:47 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0327/690244-chrome-works-well-despite-delgado-absence/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0327/690244-chrome-works-well-despite-delgado-absence/ Dettori believes Mile is right up Sloane's street Frankie Dettori admits Sloane Avenue's wide draw in the Godolphin Mile is far from ideal, but still expects his mount to put up a bold show at Meydan on Saturday. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:59:06 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0327/690357-godolphin-mile/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0327/690357-godolphin-mile/ Navan preview Flemenstar makes a welcome return to action in the Webster Cup Chase at Navan on Saturday. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:58:33 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0327/690251-navan-preview/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0327/690251-navan-preview/ Mentally mature Solow blossoming ahead of Turf Freddy Head will look to run Solow at Royal Ascot and at the Breeders' Cup if the grey pleases him in Saturday's Dubai Turf at Meydan. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:58:51 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0327/690352-mentally-mature-solow-blossoming-ahead-of-turf/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0327/690352-mentally-mature-solow-blossoming-ahead-of-turf/ Newmarket stalls set for stands switch Newmarket has announced changes to the course layout for the Qipco Guineas Festival, with the stalls for the first two Classics of the season set to be on the stands rail rather than the centre of the track. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:00:58 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2015/0326/689996-newmarket/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2015/0326/689996-newmarket/ Thunder strikes at Cork Outsider of three Thunder Zone turned over hot favourite Sadler's Risk in the CIT Rag Week Hurdle at Cork. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:00:43 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0326/690005-thunder-strikes-at-cork/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0326/690005-thunder-strikes-at-cork/ Mange All and Gm Hopkins head Lincoln betting Gm Hopkins is challenging Mange All for favouritism for the Betway Lincoln after the draw was made for Saturday's race at Doncaster. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:23:26 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2015/0326/689976-lincoln/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2015/0326/689976-lincoln/ Marc Monaghan benifiting from Dubai move The attraction of Dubai as a winter base has enabled Tipperary-born 20-year-old Marc Monaghan to become one of the few apprentices to compete on World Cup night when partnering Gold City in the Godolphin Mile. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:38:14 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0326/689892-marc-monaghan-benifiting-from-dubai-move/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2015/0326/689892-marc-monaghan-benifiting-from-dubai-move/ Shane Kelly appeals 10-day ban Shane Kelly has lodged an appeal against a 10-day ban imposed by the Wolverhampton stewards on Monday. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:51:11 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0326/689909-shane-kelly-appeals-10-day-ban/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0326/689909-shane-kelly-appeals-10-day-ban/ Indian Tomahawk all set for Dundalk Indian Tomahawk returns to action in the Compare Prices At attheraces.com/odds Median Auction Race at Dundalk. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:15:12 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0326/689943-indian-tomahawk-all-set-for-dundalk/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0326/689943-indian-tomahawk-all-set-for-dundalk/