Identity Thief, winner of the WKD Hurdle at Down Royal in 2015 storms home to win the Ryanair Stayers Hurdle.
"After travelling into the extended three-mile contest powerfully, the 14-1 shot sprinted clear of Wholestone to score by five lengths, with 6-5 favourite Sam Spinner a further ten lengths back in third.
Identity Thief: clearing away from Wholes...
Daily Mirror May Day
Race Meeting at Down Royal – Monday 7th May 2018
Celebrate this May Day bank holiday at the races with the
Daily Mirror and Down Royal for the annual May Day race meeting.
Our gates will open at 12pm ahead of the first race kicking
off at 1:50pm (approx.) right through to the seventh and final race at 5.20pm
(approx.). General admission is £12 for adults, ...
Monday, March 19
First Race: 2.25 (7
The Daily Mirror Chase (4.30) is the
feature event on the rescheduled seven-race card at Down Royal on Monday where
the first is due off at 2.25pm.
Postponed last Friday due to a waterlogged course, the extended 3m2f contest
has been reduced to just four runners including market
leader Mala Beach, the mou...
Racing is postponed until Monday 19th March - gates open 11:30am and first race 2:25pm. Your current tickets will be valid for the new date of this race
meeting. You are entitled to claim a full refund for your race day tickets.
Please contact the Racecourse office by email on email@example.com , by telephone on 028 92621256 or by writing to us at Down Royal
Racecourse, Maze, Lisburn BT27 6Y...
BUVEUR D'AIR was made to pull out all the stops to successfully defend his crown against the 2017 WKD Hurdle winner, Melon, in the Unibet Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham.
Nicky Henderson's charge had sauntered to success on his previous three starts this season and was the 4/6 favourite to become the first horse to win back-to-back renewals of the race since Hardy Eustace in 2004 and 2005.