Keys Pride won no less than eight races for Tipperary trainer Stephen Ryan in the 'noughties.' It looks as though the Thurles operator has unearthed another smart mare in the shape of Red Pearl (33/1), victorious in the finale at Ballinrobe, under Ambrose McCurtin.
Valours Minion, popular in the betting earlier in the day at bigger prices, was a steady 10/1 on track for the Martinstown Opportunity Handicap Chase and he got the job done under Andrew Ring at Ballinrobe.
Favourite backers finally got a turn in Ballinrobe's fifth, the Audi Ballina Handicap Hurdle when Eshtiaal (11/8) justified the confidence of those that played at better odds this morning when comprehensively prevailing under Bryan Cooper.
The Nutcracker (10/1) ran out a most deserving winner of the Costello McDermott 50th Anniversary Mares Handicap Hurdle at Ballinrobe to shed her maiden tag on attempt number seventeen.
Seamus Fahey and Shane Butler lost a decent servant, Gold Tantrum, recently at Kilbeggan, but another mare, Wild Fern provided a lift for the duo when going in at odds of 16/1 in the Mulholland Bookmakers Handicap Hurdle at Ballinrobe.
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 (6/1) ran out a good winner of the opening Tipperary Water Maiden Hurdle at Ballinrobe under Roger Loughran.
Cappella Sansevero finished well down the field in the German 2000 Guineas at Cologne.
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.
Cirrus Des Aigles is unlikely to defend his crown in the Investec Coronation Cup at Epsom after breaking a shoe at Longchamp on Sunday.
Ed Dunlop is thinking of stepping up Prince Gagarin in trip following his creditable effort at the Curragh on Sunday.
Colin Bowe's prolific winning mare Little King Robin is in foal to Shirocco.
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.
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.
Ryan Moore is the first choice rider for Australian challenger Shamal Wind at Royal Ascot.
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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 won his second Tattersalls Gold Cup at the Curragh for trainer Roger Charlton and jockey James Doyle.
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.
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
2.10 Lady Joanna Vassa , La Asomada
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
The second instalment of Ballinrobe's two-day meeting features the McHale Coranna Handicap Hurdle, in which Aidan O'Brien is double-handed.
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.
Esta Quercus sprung a surprise in the Sheridan Electric Hurdle at Ballinrobe.
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.
Gleneagles gave his supporters a scare before completing a Classic double in the Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh.
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.