:::The Going: The ground @Downroyal is soft, yielding in places ::: Posted 1st Nov 2017

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John Hanlon is hoping Alfa Beat will handle the testing conditions in the At The Races Bobbyjo Chase at Fairyhouse on Saturday. Hanlon is aiming his Kerry National hero at the John Smith's Grand National at Aintree and plans to give him one more race at Down Royal on March 17 before then. "He's in great form but I'm just very much afraid of the ground. He's a much better ...
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Down Royal Wednesday 1ST February. 1.05 3m Handicap Chase. Oliver Mc Kiernan has a 33% strike rate since the start of 2012. Profit Margin would look the answer in a handicap in which so many of his rivals are out of form. He won well at Fairyhouse over 2m 5f and the extra couple of furlongs shouldn't be a problem. Winning off a mark of 99, he now races off 108 , which is still 9lb be...
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Course Condition - Heavy   (1:05) 20E Follow Down Royal On Facebook H'cap Sch (0-116) €6,900.00 ( 3m - 5yo+ )[MAX 18]   1 Lochan Lacha(116) (AJMartin) 2 Baily View(114) (CO'Dwyer) -BRDalton(7)(C) 3 Bally Wall(111) (IRFerguson) -KMDonoghue(3) 4 Mister Farmer (FR)(108) (MBrassil) -NPMadden(C)(T) 5 Profit Margin(108) (OMcKiernan) -MrRPQuinlan(5) ...
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      (1:05) 20E Follow Down Royal On Facebook Hcap Chase (0-116) €6,900.00 ( 3m - 5yo+ )[MAX 18] 1 Accordion To Paddy (MO'Hare) 2 Amber Knight (DDeacon) 3 Baily View (CO'Dwyer) 4 Bally Wall (IRFerguson) 5 Bold Present (LWhitmore) 6 Chateau D'eau (FR) (SRBCrawford)  7 Dark Vagabond (IMadden) 8 Hidden Present (BJones) 9 Kari...
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Sean Graham Cheltenham Preview Night - Monday 5th March 2012 in the Europa. The Panel on the evening consists of Gordon Elliott, Paul Townend, Richard Hoiles, Mark Winstanley, Paddy Wilmott, Brian and Ronan Graham with Gary O'Brien chairing the event. Tickets are £10 and include a free £5 bet and are available from any Sean Graham bookmakers or on the door on Monday 5th March. ...
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2012 Annual Punters Pack Ticket This ticket entitles you to a Punters Pack for the following race meetings at Down Royal in 2012: 1st February - entrance, racecard, beef roll, pint of Magners, £5 bet, Beef or Salmon Suite. 17th March - entrance, racecard, beef roll, pint of Magners, £5 bet, Beef or Salmon Suite. 7th May - entrance, beef roll, racecard, pint ...
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The winning photo from our 2012 Punters Pack Competition - thank you again to everyone who took the time to enter the competition! Super photos received, look forward to seeing you all again at Down Royal in 2012! First race meeting Wednesday 1st February 2012, first race at 1:05pm http://www.downroyal.com/ tickets/event/?id=28 ...
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Last chance - email us your highlights from Down Royal in 2011 to be in with a chance to have your photo used on all our Punter pack posters for 2012 and to win a Punters Pack pass for 2012 for you and a friend, worth over £200 each. CLOSING 12PM MONDAY - Email your pictures to molly@downroyal.com - some fab photos so far!! ...
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Hurricane Fly heads a stellar cast for the Grade 1 BHP Insurance Irish Champion Hurdle which will be run at Leopardstown on Sunday 29th of January, Day 2 of the new January Jumps Weekend. The eight-year-old delighted Willie Mullins in a gallop at Leopardstown on Thursday and he could be joined by stable companions Mikael D’Haguenet, Thousand Stars, So Young and Zaidpour. Unacc...
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Please email your favourite Down Royal racing memories from 2011 to molly@downroyal.com. Winning picture will be on all the Punters Packs posters for 2012 and you will win Punters Packs passes for 2012 for you and a friend. Competition open until Monday 9th January 2012....
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Morning Line and Racehorse to Riding Horse Parade Saturday 4th November

3rd Nov 2017

Coming Racing on Saturday 4th November? Get there early to see our Racehorse to ...

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Racing Previews DOWN ROYAL Friday, Nov 4th

3rd Nov 2017

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