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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Leopardstown

This year
Il Etait Temps times it right, as Facile Vega disappoints at Leopardstown
High Definition exits early in dramatic novice feature at Leopardstown.
State Man too strong for Honeysuckle in Irish Champion Hurdle
Gallant mare has to give best to Willie Mullins’ emerging star.
Good Land and El Fabiolo among winners at Leopardstown
Elsewhere, Gala Marceau caused a turn up in the Donohue Marquees Spring Juvenile Hurdle.
Donn McClean: Five to watch at the Dublin Racing Festival
Five picks for this weekend’s festival at Leopardstown.
Last year
Which of these horses impressed you most at the Leopardstown Christmas Festival?
We’ve picked nine of the standout winners – now it’s your turn to have your say.
Johnny Ward: Crowds return, Mullins lands treble and JP McManus tactics key
The first day of the four-day extravaganza was dominated by the champion trainer.
Saint Roi swoops for Grade One victory, Lossiemouth advertises Triumph Hurdle claims
Gerri Colombe maintained his unbeaten record with a clearcut victory at Limerick.
A Plus Tard spearheads De Bromhead squad, Klassical Dream set to face Flooring Porter
Trainer has three entries for Leopardstown highlight.
3 best bets for Thursday's card at Leopardstown
Racing journalist Johnny Ward offers up his three best fancies for Thursday’s edition of the Christmas Festival.
3 best bets for Wednesday's card at Leopardstown
After tipping two winners on Tuesday’s card, Johnny Ward returns with his picks for day three at Leopardstown.
3 best bets for Tuesday's card at Leopardstown
3 best bets for the St Stephen's Day card at Leopardstown
Racing journalist Johnny Ward offers up his three best fancies for the opening day of the Christmas Festival.
Search for missing 74-year-old man in Dublin stood down
Michael Flynn had been missing from the Leopardstown area of Dublin.
Leopardstown shows Luxembourg is now a big player in the Arc picture
Donn McClean reviews the weekend’s action where the Camelot colt was one of the standout performers.
Luxembourg claims Irish Champion Stakes crown
Elsewhere, Pearls Galore made all of the running to triumph in Matron Stakes.
Have you seen Micheal? Gardaí appeal for help locating 74-year-old from Dublin
Michael Flynn has been missing since the early hours of Tuesday morning.
Man due in court following seizure of €4.69 million worth of cocaine
Gardaí seized the drugs on Friday and arrested the man following an operation in Leopardstown, Dublin.
Kyprios underlines Gold Cup credentials with impressive Leopardstown win
The Aidan O’Brien-trained four-year-old finished 14 lengths clear in the Saval Beg Levmoss Stakes.
Piz Badile keeps Derby dream alive with Ballysax win
The Colt had to battle back to see off Buckaroo.
Elliott thrilled as Cheltenham big guns gallop at Leopardstown
Gordon Elliott’s big Cheltenham Gold Cup hope Galvin was put through his paces by Davy Russell after racing at Leopardstown today.
Blue Lord edges dramatic Irish Arkle, Vauban powers to Spring Juvenile victory
Willie Mullins continued his incredible record at the Dublin Racing Festival by winning the first three races at Leopardstown.
5 bets to consider as crowds return for the Dublin Racing Festival
Johnny Ward shares his picks ahead of the meeting at Leopardstown this weekend.
Mullins waits on Appreciate It decision and Nicholls planning dual assault
Appreciate It is second favourite for the Champion Hurdle behind last year’s winner Honeysuckle.
Gordon Elliott still favouring direct Cheltenham route for Galvin
Meanwhile Shishkin and Energumene in line for Clarence House clash.
Noel Meade considering Dublin Festival date for Grade 1 Fairyhouse winner
Setback ruled out a Christmas run for Drinmore winner.
'Money won't buy the enjoyment that we got out of Limerick, this is a passion for us'
Master McShee has provided trainer Paddy Corkery with Grade 1 success and the horse of a lifetime.
Ben Dundee is Cheltenham-bound after fine Leopardstown run
Choice of engagements in March for Andrew Lynch runner.
All time
Emotional Elliott salutes Galvin after 'unbelievable' Savills Chase victory
‘I had a tear in my eye for half the race, I’m not afraid to say it. We’ve had a tough year and it’s brilliant.’
After injury nightmare, a day to cheer at Leopardstown for one of racing's good guys
Jack Kennedy combined with Mighty Potter for Grade One success.
Envoi Allen back in front for Rachael Blackmore and Mighty Potter leads Elliott one-two
Chacun Pour Soi was a late injury-enforced absentee.
Johnny Ward: Festive crowds sorely missed at muted Leopardstown
Ferny Hollow pipped market rival Rivier D’etel in the spectacle that marked the first day.
Mullins hails ‘awesome’ Leopardstown effort from Ferny Hollow
Sir Gerhard makes perfect start to hurdling career and Fil Dor shone on Day One of the Christmas Festival.
A Plus Tard faces seven in Savills Chase defence
A Plus Tard chased home stablemate Minella Indo in the Cheltenham Gold Cup.
Leopardstown able to honour Christmas Festival tickets despite new Covid restrictions
The four-day festival is now completely sold out.
Gordon Elliott pair will take on A Plus Tard at Leopardstown Christmas Festival
Christmas cracker in store in the Savills Chase.
Cheltenham hero on course for Christmas date despite Navan fall
Reigning staying champ came to grief in the Lismullen Hurdle.
De Bromhead mulling Christmas options for Minella Indo
King George or Savills Chase on the radar.
We're giving away 100 pairs of tickets to an action-packed weekend of racing at the Curragh
Enjoy a day out at the County Kildare racecourse thanks to William Hill.
Lyons up and running with quickfire Leopardstown double
Atomic Jones and Panama Red look to have exciting futures.
Basilica bids to seal superstar status with Irish Champion victory
O’Brien colt faces off with Tarnawa and Poetic Flare at Leopardstown.