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Madden's horse surprises at 16s

Gordon Elliott looked to have a stranglehold on the Sheridan Electric Hurdle with 8/11 shot Vercingetorix, and Hostile Fire at 6/4, but Iggy Madden's Esta Quercus stepped in to provide a 16/1 surprise under Adrian Heskin at Ballinrobe.

Mr Boss Man dominant at Ballinrobe

Mr Boss Man (6/1) ran out a good winner of the opening Tipperary Water Maiden Hurdle at Ballinrobe under Roger Loughran.

No joy for Cappella in German Guineas

Cappella Sansevero finished well down the field in the German 2000 Guineas at Cologne.

Cleary ban stands

The Appeals Body (Division Two), Dr. Colm O'Flaherty (in the Chair), Martin P. O'Donnell and Cahir O'Sullivan met at the Stewards room, Curragh racecourse, Co. Kildare on Saturday, 23rd May 2015 to consider an appeal from Rory Cleary, rider, against the decision of the Stewards at Navan on 17th May 2015. On that date the Stewards found that he was in breach of Rule 213 (ii), as he had failed to report at the scales or to a Stewards' secretary at the earliest opportunity, anything which may have affected the performance of his mount "Ringside Humour" in the Irish Stallion Farms EBF (Fillies) Handicap.

Coronation doubt for Cirrus

Cirrus Des Aigles is unlikely to defend his crown in the Investec Coronation Cup at Epsom after breaking a shoe at Longchamp on Sunday.

Step up in trip likely for Prince

Ed Dunlop is thinking of stepping up Prince Gagarin in trip following his creditable effort at the Curragh on Sunday.

Robin in foal to Shirocco

Colin Bowe's prolific winning mare Little King Robin is in foal to Shirocco.

Royal Ascot on Devonshire's agenda

A trip to Royal Ascot could be next on the agenda for Devonshire following her tremendous effort in the Irish 1,000 Guineas on Sunday.

Improved Ramone has options

Trainer Bill Farrell was delighted to see star mare Ramone prove her shock early-season success at the Curragh was no fluke with a tremendous effort in Saturday's Lanwades Stud Stakes.

Moore 1st choice for Aussie raider

Ryan Moore is the first choice rider for Australian challenger Shamal Wind at Royal Ascot.

What To Do With A Million

A million quid is small change only to the very wealthiest, and they haven't wound up being the very wealthiest by not knowing the value of a million quid. But as racing here looks forward to a more prosperous financial future, investing a million in state-of-the-art drug-detection equipment might be one timely investment the industry in Ireland could make.

Pleascach too strong in 1,000 Guineas

Pleascach saw out the mile trip well in the Irish 1,000 Guineas to give Jim Bolger and son-in-law Kevin Manning Classic glory.

Al Kazeem delights Charlton in Gold Cup

Al Kazeem won his second Tattersalls Gold Cup at the Curragh for trainer Roger Charlton and jockey James Doyle.

Moore brings up treble on Bantry Bay

Bantry Bay improved on his debut runner-up finish as he ran out a comfortable winner of the mile and two maiden at the Curragh.

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6.00 Bishop Maxwell , Jet Mistress , Bella Dancer

6.30 Show's Over

7.00 Kick Start , Lady Germany

8.00 Steel King , Abarta , Mon Carlos

9.00 Edith Somerville , Miss Ellis Island , Ashes Of Love


2.00 Busy Bimbo


2.05 Minstrel Lad

3.15 Pageant Belle

5.25 Arsenale


2.10 Lady Joanna Vassa , La Asomada

3.20 Sov

3.55 Master Of Finance

4.30 Bold Captain

5.05 Charlie Lad

5.35 Crakehall Lad , Beat The Shower


2.55 Starwatch , Rembrandt Van Rijn , Uncle Dermot

4.05 Secret Witness , Parisian Pyramid


2.25 Bleu Et Or

5.15 Cobbler's Rest , Master Butcher

5.45 Jackies Solitaire

    Tuesday's Racing At Ballinrobe

    The second instalment of Ballinrobe's two-day meeting features the McHale Coranna Handicap Hurdle, in which Aidan O'Brien is double-handed.

    Today's Action 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.

    Today's Action at Ballinrobe

    Esta Quercus sprung a surprise in the Sheridan Electric Hurdle at Ballinrobe.

    Yesterday's Racing at Curragh

    Pleascach justified Jim Bolger's decision to drop her back to a mile as she pulled out the stops to beat hot favourite Found in a pulsating finish to the Tattersalls Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh.

    Saturday's Racing At Curragh

    Gleneagles gave his supporters a scare before completing a Classic double in the Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh.

    Friday's Racing At Cork

    Ado McGuinness's veteran sprinter Bubbly Bellini has been in cracking form since the start of the turf season and notched his third victory of the campaign in the Racing Again June 14th Race at Cork.

Races Coming Up

2.10 Lingfield Best Prices: Tutu Nguru (6/4) Lolla Fincess (9/4) Dalalah (6/1) Burning Love (9/1) 12/1 BAR

2.20 Redcar Best Prices: Andalusite (9/2) David's Duchess (9/2) Underdressed (5/1) Katie's Diamond (11/2) 6/1 BAR

2.30 Leicester Best Prices: Steal The Scene (3/1) Venus Marina (11/2) World Record (11/2) Al's Memory (13/2) 8/1 BAR

2.40 Lingfield Best Prices: Flying Bear (9/2) Meritocracy (5/1) Picansort (13/2) Dangerous Age (7/1) 9/1 BAR

2.50 Redcar Best Prices: Cosmic Statesman (3/1) The Cashel Man (5/1) Ingleby Hollow (7/1) Champagne Ransom (7/1) 10/1 BAR

3.00 Leicester Best Prices: Little Voice (15/8) Very Honest (4/1) Jersey Breeze (5/1) Stroke of Midnight (11/2) 8/1 BAR

3.10 Lingfield Best Prices: Berkeley Vale (11/4) Idol Deputy (13/2) Foxcover (13/2) Rakaan (7/1) 8/1 BAR

3.20 Redcar Best Prices: So It's War (3/1) Rocket Ronnie (7/2) Nelson's Bay (4/1) Cabal (8/1) 8/1 BAR

3.30 Leicester Best Prices: Noodles Blue Boy (10/3) Groundworker (7/2) Oscars Journey (11/2) Haadeeth (6/1) 10/1 BAR

3.40 Lingfield Best Prices: Arlecchino'S Leap (11/2) Belle Fille (7/1) Wind In My Sails (7/1) Shell Bay (15/2) 8/1 BAR

3.50 Redcar Best Prices: Space War (5/2) Red Paladin (3/1) Argaki (4/1) Fort Belvedere (6/1) 12/1 BAR