:::The Going: The ground @Downroyal is yielding to soft ::: Posted 17th Mar 2017

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Venitien De Mai, winner of the Rodney Watson Memorial Beginners S'chase at Down Royal last time out, led home a one-two for trainer Jim Dreaper and owners Alan and Ann Potts in the Woodlands 100 Club Leinster National Handicap Chase at Naas. Given a fine ride at the head of affairs by Jonathan Moore, the 100-30 favourite put up a terrific performance for a novice to power home ...
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Down Royal's Taxi Partner Value Cabs have updated their App to make booking and paying for a taxi even easier!   Credit/Debit card payment facility now available on our App! Paying for your Value Cab has never been easier with Credit/Debit card payment functionality now available on our App. To register a credit or debit card simply tap the 'Credit Card' option on the main menu which ...
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Noel Meade is keen for Road To Riches to have another crack at the Cheltenham Gold Cup - despite his eclipse at Leopardstown on Saturday. The Gigginstown-owned nine-year-old was beaten 12 lengths by Carlingford Lough in the Irish Gold Cup at the Foxrock circuit, but has returned home unscathed from that short-priced defeat. Road To Riches also holds an entry in the Ryanair Chase at the Chelten...
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£20 Punters Packs still available until 12pm today - book now at http://www.ticketgroup.com/whitelabel/downroyal_wl/tickets_for_February_Race_Meeting__in_Down_Royal_Racecourse_Lisburn/52895825 ...
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Entries at Weights  DOWN ROYAL Wednesday, 3rd February 2016 Going: Heavy, Soft in places  ...
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Racing is going ahead on Wednesday 3rd February - Punters Packs still available including admission to the Beef or Salmon Suite. Book now http://www.downroyal.com/fixture/wednesday-3rd-february-82...
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Marito is likely to have one run in February before a tilt at the Foxhunter Chase at the Cheltenham Festival.   Formerly trained by Willie Mullins before joining Colin McBratney in 2014, the 10-year-old made an impressive hunter chase debut when winning by a wide margin at Down Royal over Christmas. McBratney said: "He'll get an entry in the hunter chase at Leopardstown next mo...
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Horse Racing Ireland (HRI) today announced a number of enhancements to the Irish Flat Pattern and Listed race programme for the 2016 season. The principal changes concern the further improvement of the staying programme, with the Curragh Cup at the Curragh on Irish Derby weekend being upgraded from Group 3 to Group 2, and the upgrade to Listed status of Down Royal’s Her Majesty Plate (won...
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  FORMER champion jockey Richard Hughes will have his first ever runner as a trainer at Dundalk on Friday night as he sends over Duchess Of Marmite to contest the feature Dundalk Stadium On Facebook Handicap (8.30), which is worth €24,000 in prize-money. Duchess Of Marmite has won her last two outings at Chelmsford and Kempton and Shane Kelly makes the trip over to Dund...
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JNwine.com Champion Chase winner, Don Cossack faces just three opponents as he has his prep for the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup in the Ladbrokes Ireland Kinloch Brae Chase at Thurles. Gordon Elliott used the Grade Two event as his stepping stone to the Festival last year and he was just getting the better of an argument with Champagne Fever when that one came down. Don Cossack has won three Gra...
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Good luck Cheltenham Festival today for Down Royal festival winners

17th Mar 2017

Good luck Cheltenham Festival today for Down Royal festival winners, Mega Fortun...

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Daily Mirror Northern Ireland St Patrick's Day race meeting today - Tickets available at the turnstiles on arrival

17th Mar 2017

Daily Mirror Northern Ireland St Patrick's Day race meeting today - Tic...

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