:::The Going: Following a further 4mm of rain since 7am the ground today is now yielding, good to yielding in places. Dry day ahead ::: Posted 29th Jan 2019

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DOWN ROYAL Friday, August 26 (First Race: 4.35pm)   Down Royal is the destination for a seven-race jumps card on Friday evening and there is some quality National Hunt action, featuring the Kerry Foods Rated Hurdle (5.45) which is worth €16,000 in prize-money.    There is no trainer in better form right now than Edward O'Grady whose last four runners have all be...
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Due to a last minute cancellation we have a few places available in Taste at Down Royal for this Friday 26th August- book now http://www.downroyal.com/fixture/musgrave-northern-ireland-race-day-88 to avoid disappointment!...
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Friday Competition time!!!!  To win a French Village tapas and wine package for you and a friend in our Dark Horse Wine Bar and Cafe at the Musgraves Race Evening on Friday 26th August simply: Like Down Royal Racecourse Facebook Page - https://www.facebook.com/downroyalracing/ Like & Share this picture and Comment below with why you want to win! Winner will be announced...
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Best of luck to the legend Paul Carberry on his retirement - Paul has been a great friend to Down Royal Racecourse and is a double winner of the JN Wine Champion Chase - winning the inaugural one in 1999 on the super Florida Pearl and then returning in 2014 to win with Road to Riches - good luck from all the Down Royal team! https://www.facebook.com/AtTheRaces/videos/10154143358090379/...
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We are saddened to hear of the death of J T McNamara, our thoughts are with his wife Caroline, his children and his extended family. He was a superb jockey and will be sorely missed within the sport http://m.bbc.co.uk/sport/horse-racing/36892365...
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Stellar Mass, winner of the Magners Derby at Down Royal in June has an entry in Her Majesty's Plate which has been upgraded to Listed Race. Stellar Mass came third in the Irish Derby on his last run out. Entrance to the Magners July Race Evening is £10 per person or £15 for a value-packed pint and punt pack including entrance, pint of Magners and £5 matched bet with Sean Grah...
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Today is Magners Cider NI Magners Derby Day featuring the Magners Forbidden Flavours Best Dressed Lady Competition It is Ulster Derby day at Down Royal on Saturday. The €100,000 Magners Ulster Derby (4.35) is the feature of an eight-race card and Dermot Weld, who won the race back in 2000 with Melbourne Cup hero Media Puzzle, is represented by the three-year-old filly Zalfana. Ai...
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Down Royal Racecourse Summer Festival starts today! Declarations below and tickets available online or from the turnstiles on the day - Friday 17th and Saturday 18th June 2016 1st race: 5:40pm (approx.) Friday 2nd race: 2pm (approx.) Saturday Admission £12 Friday and £15 Saturday £20 Punters Packs Friday only includes: Admission, Racecard, Pint of Magners, £...
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