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Leopardstown outsider becomes longest-priced winner in history

| 13.08.2020

He Knows No Fear won with odds of 300/1 History was made this afternoon in the 14:30 Irish Stallion Farms EBF Maiden at Leopardstown as He Knows No Fear became the longest-priced winning starting price in the history of UK and Irish racing at a whopping 300/1. The previous high winning starting price was 250/1 when Equinoctical was successful at Kelso in 1990. A total of 26 bets with an overall va... more...

Five burning questions ahead of the 2019 Dublin Racing Festival

| 31.01.2019

Irish Gold Cup and Irish Champion Hurdle among races ITV4 viewers will have eyes on Sandown and Wetherby this weekend. But the real top class action is taking place at Leopardstown in the spectacular two-day Dublin Racing Festival on Racing TV. Top trainers from both sides of the Irish Sea will send their best to battle it out across 15 races, including eight fascinating Grade 1 renewals. And we’v... more...

Carlingford Lough chasing Irish Gold Cup treble

| 12.02.2017

A look at the action from Leopardstown Sunday’s card at Leopardstown is a simply spectacular affair, with no less than four Grade One contests on the schedule, including the Irish Gold Cup, due at 4.00pm. You can bet on all the day’s horse racing here. We flick through the major talking points, in an attempt to help you uncover a winner or two, and have gone with a selection in each of the big rac... more...

Faugheen return lights up Sunday

| 29.01.2017

Selection in every race at Leopardstown A competitive card at Leopardstown tops the Sunday racing bill and there looks to be plenty of value around for the eagle-eyed punter. We aim to help pick them out with our best bets, as well as a selection in every leg. Race of the day goes in the form of the Grade One Irish Champion Hurdle, due at 3.30pm. Five runners are expected to contest, and it reads ... more...

Punters hoping for Heartbreak on Sunday

| 21.01.2017

Coral sponsored card at Leopardstown looks a Sunday treat After a weather-affected Saturday, with frost putting an end to hopes of the Clarence House Chase meeting at Ascot, punters turn their attentions to Sunday’s cards, which offers a higher class of action than we are perhaps used to on the final day of the week. The Coral sponsored meet at Leopardstown is of particular interest, a seven-race ... more...

2017 Cheltenham Festival market movers: Douvan, Outlander and Vroum Vroum Mag cut for glory

| 02.01.2017

Douvan dazzles yet again in Cashcard Chase Douvan is now 1/2 (from 4/6) with Coral for the Queen Mother Champion Chase at the Cheltenham Festival on Wednesday, March 15th, following another facile success in the Grade 1 Cashcard Chase at Leopardstown. The Willie Mullins trained six-year-old raced prominently throughout before taking up the running two from home to draw effortlessly clear and beat ... more...

Leopardstown Christmas Festival: Petit Mouchoir the Ryanair Hurdle punt

| 29.12.2016

Petit Mouchoir primed for Ryanair Hurdle mission Petit Mouchoir has shaped well in both starts this season and looks decent value to turn over Nichols Canyon and land the Grade 1 Ryanair Hurdle on the final day of Leopardstown’s Christmas Festival (14.30). The five-year-old had some very useful form to his name last season when in the care of Willie Mullins, opening his account over hurdles ... more...

Leopardstown Christmas Festival Day 4 tips: Alpha holds all the aces

| 29.12.2016

It all adds up to Alpha Des Obeaux in Neville Hotels Novice Chase Alpha Des Obeaux looks the answer to the Grade 1 Neville Hotels Novice Chase at 13.55 on the final day of the Leopardstown Christmas Festival, now stepped up to 3m. The Mouse Morris trained gelding was a top class staying hurdler who ran a blinder to finish a seven length runner-up to the brilliant Thistlecrack in this year’s ... more...

Leopardstown Christmas Festival Day 3 tips: Snow Falcon hot stuff, Bleu Et Rouge tough to beat

| 28.12.2016

Snow Falcon can swoop to success Squared Financial Christmas Hurdle Snow Falcon has a progressive profile and looks decent value to turn over red-hot favourite Vroum Vroum Mag in the 3m Grade 1 Squared Financial Christmas Hurdle on the third day of the Leopardstown Christmas Festival (13.50). Trained by Noel Meade, the gelding was a Grade 2 winner last season and looked an improved performer in wi... more...

Leopardstown Christmas Festival: Lots to like about Lido in Lexus

| 28.12.2016

Valseur Lido odds the answer in Lexus Chase tips Valseur Lido scored in terrific style on seasonal reappearance and rates a solid bet to follow-up in the Grade 1 Lexus Chase on day three of the Leopardstown Christmas Festival (15.00). The seven-year-old developed into a smart chaser when trained by William Mullins, winning three times and being placed on five occasions from 11 outings. Among his d... more...