Following the cancellation of the Sligo meeting which was scheduled for Tuesday 20th June, Horse Racing Ireland (HRI) has announced that a replacement Flat meeting will now be held at Naas on the same day, Tuesday 20th June (Evening).
This meeting will close for entries by 12 noon on Thursday 15th June with declarations to run to be made by 10am on Monday 19th June and the programme of races will be published in next week’s Irish Racing Calendar (dated Thursday 25th May).
Trainers are reminded that if your horse becomes a reserve on the racecard, you are now obliged to declare it as either a runner or a non-runner to the dedicated Turf Club line (045-445645). Declaration must be made at least 90 minutes before the scheduled off-time of the first race in accordance with Rule 194 (iii) (a) or (b).
There is a two-week post-sale allowance for trainers to qualify Plus 10 horses bought at breeze-up sales.
This allowance provides for the new trainer (owner) of a horse to pay the final Plus 10 registration fee to qualify their purchase to win a €12,500 bonus should their horse go on to win a Plus 10 race.
The presence of a Plus 10 logo on a horse’s pedigree page in a breeze-up catalogue will indicate that the horse is entered into Plus 10.
To confirm if the final fee can be paid –
• Search the horse’s details on the ‘Eligible Horses’ page of the Plus 10 website
• Telephone +44 (0) 20 7152 0026
• Email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Foran Equine Irish EBF Auction Series for 2yos will comprise of 21 races across 15 racecourses with a total prize-fund of €573,000. The final at Naas Racecourse in October is worth €120,000. Each of the 20 qualifying races will have a minimum prize-fund of €20,000. All horses bought at public auction for €72,000 or less can enter.
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Sun, 28th May 2017
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Sunday, 28th May 2017
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17:15 FBD Hotels & Resorts Faithlegg House Hcp
16:45 Lanwades Stud Stakes (Group 2)
16:10 Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas (Group 1)
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The ground at Tramore is currently good following 15mm rain. Selective watering to maintain if necessary. Mixed forecast for the week.
The ground at the Curragh is now yielding to soft (Straight) and yielding (Round). Generally dry forecast for today.
Ballinrobe good. Watering today to maintain. Mainly dry forecast.
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@TheDukeofDublin @RTEracing Hi, no problem at all, HRI's Ownership Department will forward the details @HRIOwners
Ballinrobe ground now good following 16mm rain. Selective watering of outer loop starts this evening. Situation to be monitored thereafter.
Curragh ground now good (Straight) and good, good to firm in places (Round). Further 5mm rain since this morning. Currently raining.
The ground at the Curragh remains good to firm (1mm rain overnight). Currently raining.
RAS Twitter @HRI_Racing
The ground at Punchestown is now good to firm. Showers, heavy at times, tomorrow.
View @curraghrace Guineas Weekend racecards here https://t.co/VIfLO0BRJW and https://t.co/dXu6SD5Gam
Leopardstown ground remains good to firm, good in places. Selective watering this morning. Forecast dry and bright today.
Down Royal ground remains good, good to firm in places. Watering continues. Forecast warm (up to 27 degrees) and dry today.
Ballinrobe ground now good to firm. 30mm rain forecast tonight. Watering on hold, situation will be reviewed tomorrow afternoon.
Curragh good to firm. Stalls in centre of the track for Marble Hill Stakes and Greenland Stakes. Dry today, rain, heavy at times AM tomorrow
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The Flat track at Tipperary is now good to firm, firm in places. The NH track remains good.
Fairyhouse ground currently firm, good to firm in places. Showers forecast over weekend. Will monitor situation with regard to watering.
Watering will not commence at Ballinrobe in light of updated weather which is projecting 30mm rain on Fri. Situation will be reviewed on Sat
The ground at the Curragh is now good to firm (Round and Straight). Watering continues. Forecast dry and warm today and tomorrow.
Down Royal good, good to firm in places. Watering continues. Dry forecast.
The ground at Punchestown is currently firm. Watering to commence. Dry and warm over the coming days.
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