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 Thu, 28 May 2015 15:43:09 +0100 Thu, 28 May 2015 15:43:09 +0100 Sport News Herbert: Treve looks terrific ahead of comeback Connections of dual Arc heroine Treve are confident the brilliant mare is in top form ahead of her return to action in the Prix Corrida at Saint-Cloud on Friday. Thu, 28 May 2015 14:44:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0528/704443-herbert-treve-looks-terrific-ahead-of-comeback/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0528/704443-herbert-treve-looks-terrific-ahead-of-comeback/ Sumbal set for Prix du Jockey Club at Chantilly Sumbal is highly likely to run in the Prix du Jockey Club at Chantilly on Sunday and not be supplemented for the Investec Derby. Thu, 28 May 2015 15:43:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0528/704461-sumbal-set-for-prix-du-jockey-club-at-chantilly/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0528/704461-sumbal-set-for-prix-du-jockey-club-at-chantilly/ Heskin ruled out with ankle fracture Adrian Heskin could be out of action for up to eight weeks after he sustained a double fracture to an ankle. Thu, 28 May 2015 08:47:22 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0528/704327-heskin-ruled-out-with-ankle-fracture/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0528/704327-heskin-ruled-out-with-ankle-fracture/ Simenon set to make comeback at Sandown Connections of talented dual-purpose performer Simenon believe the Cantor Fitzgerald Investment Trusts Henry II Stakes at Sandown on Thursday represents an ideal starting point ahead of another tilt at the Ascot Gold Cup. Wed, 27 May 2015 18:33:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0527/704241-simenon-set-to-make-comeback-at-sandown/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0527/704241-simenon-set-to-make-comeback-at-sandown/ Tryster tries to take all-weather form to turf Tryster will try to justify some fancy entries after a prolific all-weather campaign when he switches to turf for the Cantor Fitzgerald Research Brigadier Gerard Stakes at Sandown on Thursday. Wed, 27 May 2015 18:58:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0527/704245-tryster-tries-to-take-all-weather-form-to-turf/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0527/704245-tryster-tries-to-take-all-weather-form-to-turf/ Arc heroine Treve to meet eight rivals in Corrida Dual Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe winner Treve is among a field of nine in the Prix Corrida at Saint-Cloud on Friday. Wed, 27 May 2015 19:54:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/european/2015/0527/704254-arc-heroine-treve-to-meet-eight-rivals-in-corrida/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/european/2015/0527/704254-arc-heroine-treve-to-meet-eight-rivals-in-corrida/ Fairyhouse preview Dermot Weld has a couple of interesting runners at Fairyhouse on Thursday, starting with Morselle in the Fairyhouse Welcomes Competitors Of The Tattersalls International Horse Trials Rated Race. Thu, 28 May 2015 15:30:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0527/704168-dermot-weld-mob-handed-at-fairyhouse/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0527/704168-dermot-weld-mob-handed-at-fairyhouse/ Black Beach set for Royal Ascot run Black Beach is to be given entries in three of the two-year-old races at Royal Ascot after a second eyecatching run in the Marble Hill Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday. Wed, 27 May 2015 09:18:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0527/704091-black-beach-set-for-royal-ascot-run/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0527/704091-black-beach-set-for-royal-ascot-run/ Gosden happy with Derby duo after Breakfast John Gosden is set to fire his two big guns at the Investec Derby after expressing satisfaction with Golden Horn and Jack Hobbs following the Breakfast With The Stars morning at Epsom. Tue, 26 May 2015 17:18:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0526/703836-found-still-in-derby-picture-despite-curragh-loss/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0526/703836-found-still-in-derby-picture-despite-curragh-loss/ Wachman expects Oaks trip to suit Legatissimo David Wachman is looking forward to Legatissimo having a stiffer stamina test when she bids to add the Investec Oaks to her Qipco 1000 Guineas success at Epsom on 5 June. Tue, 26 May 2015 15:17:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0526/703922-wachman-expects-step-up-in-trip-to-suit-legatissim/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0526/703922-wachman-expects-step-up-in-trip-to-suit-legatissim/ Karaktar remains on course for Prix du Jockey Club Karaktar is one of the star names among 18 horses still in contention for the Prix du Jockey Club following the first forfeit stage. Tue, 26 May 2015 17:40:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0526/703974-karaktar-remains-on-course-for-prix-du-jockey-club/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0526/703974-karaktar-remains-on-course-for-prix-du-jockey-club/ Epicuris looks set to be sent to Investec Derby French challenger Epicuris will run in the Investec Derby at Epsom on 6 June, reports Equidia. Tue, 26 May 2015 09:31:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0526/703807-epicuris-looks-set-to-be-sent-to-investec-derby/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0526/703807-epicuris-looks-set-to-be-sent-to-investec-derby/ Pleascach takes 1,000 Guineas glory Pleascach repelled hot favourite Found to claim Classic glory in the Tattersalls Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh. Sun, 24 May 2015 16:32:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0524/703432-pleascach-takes-1-000-guineas-glory/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0524/703432-pleascach-takes-1-000-guineas-glory/ Al Kazeem rolls back the years in Tattersalls Popular veteran Al Kazeem clinched another Group One prize in a thrilling renewal of the Tattersalls Gold Cup at the Curragh. Sun, 24 May 2015 16:16:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0524/703431-al-kazeem-rolls-back-the-years-in-tattersalls/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0524/703431-al-kazeem-rolls-back-the-years-in-tattersalls/ Curvy holds off Canaletto in Gallinule Stakes Curvy fended off hot favourite Giovanni Canaletto to complete a hat-trick for David Wachman in the Airlie Stud Gallinule Stakes at the Curragh. Sun, 24 May 2015 15:44:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0524/703425-curvy-holds-off-canaletto-in-gallinule-stakes/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0524/703425-curvy-holds-off-canaletto-in-gallinule-stakes/ Lift off for Aidan O'Brien at the Curragh Air Force Blue got another big afternoon for Aidan O'Brien off to a flyer by make a successful debut in the Dublin Coach To The Curragh Races European Breeders Fund Maiden. Sun, 24 May 2015 15:14:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0524/703424-life-off-for-aidan-obrien-at-the-curragh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0524/703424-life-off-for-aidan-obrien-at-the-curragh/ Gordon Lord Byron a doubt for Royal Ascot Gordon Lord Byron's intended participation at Royal Ascot is up the air after he returned a dirty scope following a disappointing run at the Curragh on Saturday. Sun, 24 May 2015 11:25:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0524/703379-gordon-lord-byron-a-doubt-for-royal-ascot/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0524/703379-gordon-lord-byron-a-doubt-for-royal-ascot/ Queen Alphabet hopes to reign at Ballinrobe Queen Alphabet attempts to build on a promising run at Aintree when she lines up in the Costello McDermott 50th Anniversary Mares Handicap Hurdle, the feature event at Ballinrobe. Sun, 24 May 2015 12:59:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0524/703393-queen-alphabet-hopes-to-reign-at-ballinrobe/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0524/703393-queen-alphabet-hopes-to-reign-at-ballinrobe/ 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/