Curragh

Our runner-by-runner guide to the 2020 Irish Oaks

| 16.07.2020

We preview the field in this year’s Irish Fillies’ Classic This weekend sees the Irish Oaks take centre stage, with eight three-year-old fillies lining up to compete for the 2020 edition of the Irish Classic. Irish trainer Aidan O’Brien sends out four runners in the field, bidding for a record-equalling sixth win in the Irish Oaks despite being without Love at the Curragh, favouring next month’s Y... more...

Magic Wand heads betting for 2018 Irish Oaks after declarations

| 19.07.2018

Coral preview the Classic Saturday’s Irish Oaks at the Curragh will be headed by Magic Wand and Sea Of Class after the pair were confirmed among the seven declared runners on Thursday. Trainer Aidan O’Brien holds almost half the entries for the 1m 4f renewal, as the Irishman bids to join Sir Michael Stoute as the joint-most successful trainer of the race. Main contenders Magic Wand looks set to go... more...

Irish Derby Preview: Saxon Warrior eased with 11 rivals set to line up

| 28.06.2018

Latest odds for 2018 Irish Derby Saxon Warrior remains the odds-on favourite to win this weekend’s Irish Derby after he was confirmed to face 11 rivals at the Curragh. Aidan O’Brien’s star is 8/13 to land the Irish Classic, out from 1/2 earlier in the week, as he bids to return to winning ways following his fourth-place finish in the Epsom Derby earlier in the month. The son of Galileo was given a... more...

Bet of the Day: Aidan O’Brien’s September to delight on Sunday

| 20.08.2017

Sunday sees some cracking racing from the Curragh with a number of excellent-looking renewals to keep horse racing fans entertained. However, all eyes are on the Debutante Stakes as Aidan O’Brien’s Happily and September go head-to-head. Click here to bet on Sunday’s racing Ballydoyle face-off Ryan Moore goes on Happily with the two-year-old in sparkling form ahead of this race. With a record... more...

Bet of the day: Sunday’s racing

| 13.08.2017

We preview a cracking card at the Curragh Racing from the Curragh breathes life into Sunday’s schedule, with the group one Keeneland Phoenix Stakes top of the bill. Supporting acts come in the form of meetings at Leicester, Windsor and Downpatrick. Coral’s horse racing team aim to shunt a few winners your way with our popular race-by-race selections from the Irish track, which can be found towards... more...

Dutch Connection on Sunday

| 16.07.2017

We preview a promising card at the Curragh We enjoyed a thrilling few days of horse racing action thanks to Newmarket’s July Cup Festival. There will be no Sunday comedown for punters however, thanks to Curragh’s action-packed card, headlined by the Minstrel Stakes. A group two affair, with a bumper prize pot on offer, we have a talented field marked down for that one. Read on as we give our opini... more...

Journey worth taking at Curragh

| 02.07.2017

Favourite to score in Pretty Polly Stakes Sunday racing goes at Windsor, Uttoxeter, Cartmel and Curragh, but it’s the Irish action that gives punters a real interest, with no less than four group races on the day. The group one Pretty Polly Stakes headlines, and you can have your say on every contest at every meeting with us. Coral’s team have run through the runners and riders, reporting back on ... more...

Expect an upset in the Irish Derby

| 01.07.2017

Curragh card headlines Saturday Saturday brings Irish Derby day at the Curragh, and conditions look perfect for the group one spectacle. Away from the main event and there’s plenty for Coral punters to get involved in. Click here to back your race winners, or build multiples, targeting big wins for small stakes. We’re going to focus on the action in Ireland, giving our idea of a worthwhile bet in ... more...

Bet of the day: Sunday’s racing

| 11.06.2017

We give a pick in every race at the Curragh Action at the Curragh brightens up an otherwise slow Sunday afternoon of British and Irish horse racing, with the group three Ballyogan Stakes a real treat for punters. A bumper prize pot has attracted a talented field, who sprint it out over the snappy six furlongs trip. Coral are betting on the main event, as well as every race at Curragh, Goodwood and... more...

Winter to return on Sunday

| 28.05.2017

Irish 1000 Guineas and Gold Cup headline Sunday’s sporting schedule explodes to life courtesy of racing at the Curragh, where a hectic eight-race card is topped by a group one double – the Gold Cup and Irish 1000 Guineas. Elsewhere, and you’ll find decent support in the form of Fontwell, Uttoxeter and Kelso. Click here to place your bets on every race at every meeting – get involved in the action ... more...