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#Fairyhouse

# fairyhouse - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

Rachael Blackmore returns to action with win at Fairyhouse after Grand National heroics
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# Title Race

Rachael Blackmore returns to action with win at Fairyhouse after Grand National heroics

Apr 13th 2021, 7:16 PM 5,391 Views 4 Comments

Blackmore is closing in on leader Paul Townend in the race to become Champion Jockey.

# fairyhouse - Monday 5 April, 2021

'It's a rags to riches story with the price tag, we're out in Abu Dhabi and it's the trainer's first Grade 1 winner'
# Skyace
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# Skyace

'It's a rags to riches story with the price tag, we're out in Abu Dhabi and it's the trainer's first Grade 1 winner'

Apr 5th 2021, 8:50 PM 41,868 Views 11 Comments

Skyace cost £600 but the Abu Dhabi-based Irish owners celebrated a Grade 1 winner yesterday in Fairyhouse.

150-1 winner of Irish Grand National at Fairyhouse as Freewheelin Dylan storms to glory
# Shock Success
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# Shock Success

150-1 winner of Irish Grand National at Fairyhouse as Freewheelin Dylan storms to glory

Apr 5th 2021, 5:30 PM 39,752 Views 31 Comments

Huge outsider proves unstoppable at Fairyhouse under inspired Ricky Doyle.

Townend ruled out of Irish Grand National day after suffering foot injury
# Out Of Action
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# Out Of Action

Townend ruled out of Irish Grand National day after suffering foot injury

Apr 5th 2021, 12:05 PM 3,495 Views 1 Comment

Jockey awaiting scans on foot injury.

'Sitting in silence, coasting along thinking you're on the verge of winning the biggest race in the world'
# Barry Geraghty
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# Barry Geraghty

'Sitting in silence, coasting along thinking you're on the verge of winning the biggest race in the world'

Apr 5th 2021, 8:00 AM 16,535 Views 1 Comment

Retired star jockey Barry Geraghty reflects on his memories of Irish and Aintree Grand Nationals.

# fairyhouse - Saturday 3 April, 2021

Hearts Are Trumps holds sway as JP McManus dominates big handicap at Fairyhouse
# Easter Festival
From The42
# Easter Festival

Hearts Are Trumps holds sway as JP McManus dominates big handicap at Fairyhouse

Apr 3rd 2021, 7:01 PM 2,391 Views 1 Comment

Hearts Are Trumps, ridden by Jody McGarvey for trainer Des McDonogh, collared Magic Tricks after the last to win by half-a-length at 12-1.

Gearoid O’Loughlin ready to raise the Banner at Fairyhouse
# Racing
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# Racing

Gearoid O’Loughlin ready to raise the Banner at Fairyhouse

Apr 3rd 2021, 9:00 AM 4,846 Views 0 Comments

With plenty of Clare hurling pedigree, the Cedarwood Road trainer has made an impact in a different game.

# fairyhouse - Thursday 1 April, 2021

RTÉ announce new record breaking horse racing deal for the next three years
# Tune In
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# Tune In

RTÉ announce new record breaking horse racing deal for the next three years

Apr 1st 2021, 2:27 PM 9,084 Views 11 Comments

The action continues this weekend at Fairyhouse.

# fairyhouse - Monday 22 March, 2021

Fairyhouse officials would love to see Tiger Roll in Irish Grand National
# Eye Of The Tiger
From The42
# Eye Of The Tiger

Fairyhouse officials would love to see Tiger Roll in Irish Grand National

Mar 22nd 2021, 6:24 PM 3,645 Views 2 Comments

Dual Aintree hero was brilliant at Cheltenham last week.

# fairyhouse - Saturday 27 February, 2021

Teahupoo gives Elliott further Cheltenham options
# Fairyhouse
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# Fairyhouse

Teahupoo gives Elliott further Cheltenham options

Feb 27th 2021, 6:36 PM 2,195 Views 4 Comments

Jason The Militant struck for Henry de Bromhead and Rachael Blackmore in the Red Mills Trial Hurdle.

# fairyhouse - Saturday 16 January, 2021

Meade's Daly Tiger proves a 20/1 success at Fairyhouse
# Long Shot
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# Long Shot

Meade's Daly Tiger proves a 20/1 success at Fairyhouse

Jan 16th 2021, 3:08 PM 1,547 Views 0 Comments

Starting favourite Chatham Street Lad was seven lengths off the pace.

# fairyhouse - Sunday 3 January, 2021

Hat-trick hero Royal Kahala impresses at Fairyhouse once again
# Royal Rumble
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# Royal Rumble

Hat-trick hero Royal Kahala impresses at Fairyhouse once again

Jan 3rd 2021, 3:13 PM 2,303 Views 0 Comments

Royal Kahala saw off a quality field to reign supreme in Meath.

# fairyhouse - Sunday 29 November, 2020

Honeysuckle digs deep to retain Hatton’s Grace crown
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# Fairyhouse

Honeysuckle digs deep to retain Hatton’s Grace crown

Nov 29th 2020, 3:12 PM 2,351 Views 1 Comment

Unbeaten mare holds off late surge from Ronald Pump at Fairyhouse.

Envoi Allen's perfect 10 leads sensational day for Elliott and Kennedy at Fairyhouse
# Allen Key
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# Allen Key

Envoi Allen's perfect 10 leads sensational day for Elliott and Kennedy at Fairyhouse

Nov 29th 2020, 2:35 PM 2,341 Views 1 Comment

Envoi Allen, Ballyadam and Zanahiyr bring up quick treble for trainer Gordon Elliott and jockey Jack Kennedy.

# fairyhouse - Friday 28 August, 2020

Organisers cancel 2020 Irish Grand National
# Called Off
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# Called Off

Organisers cancel 2020 Irish Grand National

Aug 28th 2020, 1:30 PM 18,128 Views 4 Comments

Initially postponed because of the outbreak of Covid-19, the Fairyhouse race has now been called off entirely.

# fairyhouse - Thursday 25 June, 2020

'It’s pretty cool' - Jump queen Blackmore warms up for first Irish Derby bid with winner
# Rachael Blackmore
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# Rachael Blackmore

'It’s pretty cool' - Jump queen Blackmore warms up for first Irish Derby bid with winner

Jun 25th 2020, 6:34 PM 3,383 Views 2 Comments

Blackmore will be on board King Of The Throne at the Curragh on Saturday.

# fairyhouse - Sunday 3 May, 2020

'I was filled with so much emotion, I ran down to meet them all and it was absolutely magic'
# 2000: Revisited
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# 2000: Revisited

'I was filled with so much emotion, I ran down to meet them all and it was absolutely magic'

May 3rd 2020, 7:36 PM 24,979 Views 3 Comments

Ted Walsh on his greatest winning run as a racing trainer and celebrating with his family.

# fairyhouse - Saturday 1 February, 2020

Johnny Ward: Sunshine, gales and Honeysuckle's reign on day one of the Dublin Racing Festival
# Fairyhouse
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# Fairyhouse

Johnny Ward: Sunshine, gales and Honeysuckle's reign on day one of the Dublin Racing Festival

Feb 1st 2020, 6:02 PM 3,468 Views 4 Comments

The queen still reigns, but after answering every call in the big race she nearly left as many questions as answers.

# fairyhouse - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Young Limerick jockey McNamara enjoying hot streak
# Column
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# Column

Young Limerick jockey McNamara enjoying hot streak

Jan 16th 2020, 11:21 AM 4,696 Views 2 Comments

Having claimed a first win for his father in 2018, Conor has had sustained success with Gavin Cromwell of late, writes Donn McClean.

# fairyhouse - Sunday 1 December, 2019

Honeysuckle puts her rivals to the sword in magnificent Hatton's Grace win
# Wondermare
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# Wondermare

Honeysuckle puts her rivals to the sword in magnificent Hatton's Grace win

Dec 1st 2019, 3:25 PM 3,345 Views 5 Comments

Envoi Allen and Fakir D’Oudaries also took home Grade 1 prizes from Fairyhouse.

# fairyhouse - Friday 26 April, 2019

'I’m like a bad smell, I'm going nowhere' - Ruby rejects retirement rumours
# Staying On
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# Staying On

'I’m like a bad smell, I'm going nowhere' - Ruby rejects retirement rumours

Apr 26th 2019, 1:43 PM 3,103 Views 4 Comments

The champion jockey is focused on next week’s Punchestown Festival.

# fairyhouse - Monday 22 April, 2019

Burrows Saint lands maiden Irish Grand National for Willie Mullins
# Winners Circle
From The42
# Winners Circle

Burrows Saint lands maiden Irish Grand National for Willie Mullins

Apr 22nd 2019, 5:50 PM 5,216 Views 2 Comments

Ruby Walsh steered the 6-1 shot to victory today at Fairyhouse.

# fairyhouse - Thursday 18 April, 2019

3 expert tips for Easter Sunday's racing at Fairyhouse
# Bets
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# Bets

3 expert tips for Easter Sunday's racing at Fairyhouse

Apr 18th 2019, 12:09 PM 5,920 Views 0 Comments

Heed Your Hunch returns with Thom Malone’s picks for Day One at the County Meath course.

# fairyhouse - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Last year's winner Elliott aiming to break his own record and run 14 in Irish Grand National
# Fairyhouse
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# Fairyhouse

Last year's winner Elliott aiming to break his own record and run 14 in Irish Grand National

Apr 17th 2019, 7:54 PM 5,628 Views 2 Comments

General Principle will be attempting to become the first back-to-back winner of the Fairyhouse event since 1976.

# fairyhouse - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Rathvinden takes full advantage of Presenting Percy's absence to clinch Bobbyjo Chase
# Fairyhouse
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# Fairyhouse

Rathvinden takes full advantage of Presenting Percy's absence to clinch Bobbyjo Chase

Feb 23rd 2019, 4:53 PM 3,403 Views 0 Comments

The Willie Mullins-trained 11-year-old benefited after 6-4f Magic Of Light unseated Robbie Power.

# fairyhouse - Friday 22 February, 2019

Gold Cup favourite Presenting Percy not declared for Bobbyjo
# Fairyhouse
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# Fairyhouse

Gold Cup favourite Presenting Percy not declared for Bobbyjo

Feb 22nd 2019, 12:51 PM 2,559 Views 4 Comments

Presenting Percy, who is a top-priced 7-2 for the Gold Cup, has not run over fences since landing the RSA Chase at last year’s festival.

# fairyhouse - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Honeysuckle hot favourite for Cheltenham after Fairyhouse win
# Sweet Victory
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# Sweet Victory

Honeysuckle hot favourite for Cheltenham after Fairyhouse win

Jan 26th 2019, 3:04 PM 3,494 Views 0 Comments

The mare impressed in a six-length success over Western Victory.

Champion trainer Mullins aims to continue his brilliant winning run at Fairyhouse
# Racing
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# Racing

Champion trainer Mullins aims to continue his brilliant winning run at Fairyhouse

Jan 26th 2019, 6:30 AM 2,377 Views 4 Comments

A Grade 3 Mares Novice Hurdle is the highlight of the card at the Meath race track today.

# fairyhouse - Saturday 12 January, 2019

Duca De Thaix triumphs at Fairyhouse for Elliott and Russell
# Davy Russell
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# Davy Russell

Duca De Thaix triumphs at Fairyhouse for Elliott and Russell

Jan 12th 2019, 4:07 PM 2,861 Views 1 Comment

It was the third successive year Gordon Elliott won this race at Fairyhouse.

# fairyhouse - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Incredible Apple's Jade wins the Hatton's Grace by staggering 20 lengths
# Fairyhouse
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# Fairyhouse

Incredible Apple's Jade wins the Hatton's Grace by staggering 20 lengths

Dec 2nd 2018, 7:09 PM 3,561 Views 1 Comment

You like Apple’s?

# fairyhouse - Sunday 30 September, 2018

19-year-old man dies after taking ill at music festival in Meath
# Fairyhouse
# Fairyhouse

19-year-old man dies after taking ill at music festival in Meath

Sep 30th 2018, 9:06 AM 65,471 Views 21 Comments

The man was taken to hospital in Dublin where he was pronounced dead.

# fairyhouse - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Final day of Fairyhouse abandoned after heavy rainfall last night
# Horse Racing
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# Horse Racing

Final day of Fairyhouse abandoned after heavy rainfall last night

Apr 3rd 2018, 8:13 AM 10,386 Views 0 Comments

The course failed an early morning inspection.

# fairyhouse - Monday 2 April, 2018

There was a thrilling photo finish in the Irish Grand National
# By A Nose
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# By A Nose

There was a thrilling photo finish in the Irish Grand National

Apr 2nd 2018, 6:30 PM 9,852 Views 4 Comments

20/1 shot General Principle handed trainer Gordon Elliott his first victory in the race at Fairyhouse today.

# fairyhouse - Sunday 3 December, 2017

Irish trainer Gordon Elliott makes history at Fairyhouse with clean sweep of Grade One wins
# Record Breaker
From The42
# Record Breaker

Irish trainer Gordon Elliott makes history at Fairyhouse with clean sweep of Grade One wins

Dec 3rd 2017, 8:55 PM 18,048 Views 27 Comments

Death Duty, Apple’s Jade and Mengli Khan produced the winning displays to make it an incredible day for Elliott and Gigginstown House Stud.

# fairyhouse - Monday 4 September, 2017

What's the point of having a childcare subsidy if under-pressure creches are just going to raise fees?
# Robbing Peter
# Robbing Peter

What's the point of having a childcare subsidy if under-pressure creches are just going to raise fees?

Sep 4th 2017, 12:05 AM 19,694 Views 47 Comments

Many creches across Ireland are increasing their fees in parallel with the introduction of a new €20 weekly subsidy aimed at easing the financial burden on parents.

# fairyhouse - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Yorkhill's stumble allows Michael O'Leary's Road To Respect claim Ryanair Gold Cup glory
# Fairyhouse
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# Fairyhouse

Yorkhill's stumble allows Michael O'Leary's Road To Respect claim Ryanair Gold Cup glory

Apr 16th 2017, 5:33 PM 4,775 Views 12 Comments

There was a dramatic finale to today’s feature race at Fairyhouse.

# fairyhouse - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Apple's Jade fends off Vroum Vroum Mag in gripping finish to land the Hatton's Grace Hurdle
# Fairyhouse
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# Fairyhouse

Apple's Jade fends off Vroum Vroum Mag in gripping finish to land the Hatton's Grace Hurdle

Dec 4th 2016, 3:21 PM 3,188 Views 5 Comments

But trainer Gordon Elliott rules out the Champion Hurdle for the winner.

# fairyhouse - Monday 28 March, 2016

VIDEO: Rogue Angel wins Irish Grand National in thrilling finish
# Success
From The42
# Success

VIDEO: Rogue Angel wins Irish Grand National in thrilling finish

Mar 28th 2016, 5:30 PM 7,978 Views 3 Comments

Bless The Wings (12/1) and Ballyadam Approach (33/1) finished second and third respectively.

# fairyhouse - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Double success for Geraghty as Kylemore Lough upsets the odds at Fairyhouse
# Easter Festival
From The42
# Easter Festival

Double success for Geraghty as Kylemore Lough upsets the odds at Fairyhouse

Mar 27th 2016, 5:04 PM 3,621 Views 1 Comment

Lift-off for the Kerry Lee trained horse in the Ryanair Gold Cup.

# fairyhouse - Friday 18 March, 2016

Cheltenham's over but here are 5 reasons we can't wait for the races next weekend
# Fairyhouse
# Fairyhouse

Cheltenham's over but here are 5 reasons we can't wait for the races next weekend

Mar 18th 2016, 12:37 PM 20,714 Views 27 Comments

The going will definitely be good.

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