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# leopardstown - Sunday 25 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Someone excellently corrected the Gaeilge on this Dublin sign Fixed It For You

Someone excellently corrected the Gaeilge on this Dublin sign

Don’t mess with this gaeilgeoir.

# leopardstown - Monday 29 December, 2014

19 of the best pics from Day 4 at Leopardstown

Joy for Ruby Walsh and Hurricane Fly, and more from today’s action

Leopardstown Festival winds down as Hurricane Fly shines yet again

Meanwhile, Don Poli took the Topaz Novice Chase.

# leopardstown - Sunday 28 December, 2014

McCoy’s fall and the rest of the best pictures from Day Three at Leopardstown

It was another thrilling day of racing at Leopardstown with Bryan Cooper stealing the show.

# leopardstown - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Day of tight finishes as Living Next Door lands the Paddy Power Chase at Leopardstown

President Michael D Higgins was in attendance on the second day of racing.

# leopardstown - Friday 26 December, 2014

# leopardstown - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Hurricane Fly holds off pretenders to win Irish Champions Hurdle

Ruby Walsh and his mount answered a lot of questions at Leopardstown this afternoon.

# leopardstown - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Hurricane Fly sees off all challengers in Ryanair Hurdle

Willie Mullins’ nine-year-old was too good on the final day of the Leopardstown Christmas Festival.

# leopardstown - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Bobs Worth back to claim Lexus Chase win

Nicky Henderson had better news after Sprinter Sacre’s scare yesterday.

And they’re off: Your best bets for the Leopardstown Festival today

It was a tough day for punters yesterday.

# leopardstown - Friday 27 December, 2013

Racing to go ahead at Leopardstown despite overnight rain

Some 14 millimetres of rain put the high-quality card in doubt this morning.

# leopardstown - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Slideshow: Bono and Michael D. among thousands at day one of the Leopardstown festival Racing This post contains images

Slideshow: Bono and Michael D. among thousands at day one of the Leopardstown festival

Micheal D Higgins was one of the thousands in attendance at day one of the Christmas festival.

# leopardstown - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Dettori back in the saddle after drugs ban — and he’s coming to Leopardstown

The Italian rides on British Irish race day at Leopardstown next Friday, 7 June.

# leopardstown - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Sir Des Champs sees off Flemenstar to win Hennessy Gold Cup

The Willie Mullins winner edged out the favourite in today’s feature race.

# leopardstown - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Mark your Card: your best bets on a bumper day of horse racing

It doesn’t get much better than today’s double whammy at Cheltenham and Leopardstown. Declan Smyth picks the winners.

# leopardstown - Friday 28 December, 2012

Mark Your Card: the best bets for today’s Grade racing

The big question on everyone’s lips is ‘will Flemenstar stay?’ Your answer may be just a click away.

# leopardstown - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Mark your Card: your best bets for the St Stephen’s Day Super 6

Horse racing waits for no man – Declan Smyth picks the winners from a bumper day of Grade racing in Ireland and the UK.

# leopardstown - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Sizing Europe to miss King George

Former champion chaser set for Leopardstown appearance instead.

# leopardstown - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Sizing Europe may swerve King George

Trainer Henry de Bromhead is “leaning” towards a Leopardstown run for Sizing Europe this Christmas.

# leopardstown - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Bobs Worth leads field of 27 for Lexus Chase at Leopardstown

Hennessy Gold Cup winner will be joined by a number of racing’s big names.

# leopardstown - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Catch up on everything you need to know this morning.

# leopardstown - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Mark Your Card: your best bets for Hennessy Gold Cup day

Mark Your Card: your best bets for Hennessy Gold Cup day

Declan Smyth gets us ready for a big day of racing at Leopardstown. Here are his selections.

# leopardstown - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Dream turns to nightmare as Elliott pulls Jessie from Leopardstown

Jessies Dream may not run at all this season, Gordon Elliott said as he withdrew the horse from Sunday’s Hennessy Gold Cup at Leopardstown.

# leopardstown - Monday 30 January, 2012

The Morning Score: Monday Early Doors This post contains videos

The Morning Score: Monday

Get it while it’s hot – here’s your Monday morning round-up of all the sports news.

# leopardstown - Saturday 28 January, 2012

Mark Your Card: your best bets for the weekend’s racing

“It’s Trials Day, Trials Day, gotta get down on…” Ah, forget it. Check out Declan Smyth’s tips here.

# leopardstown - Friday 27 January, 2012

Don’t touch that dial: here’s the sport on TV this weekend… Goggle Box This post contains videos

Don’t touch that dial: here’s the sport on TV this weekend…

Let me take your coat darling. You sit down… I’ll pour you a drink. It’s been a long week.

# leopardstown - Monday 23 January, 2012

Voler’s Champion Hurdle chances hinge on the rain

Colm Murphy is likely to pull Voler la Vedette from Sunday’s BHP Irish Champion Hurdle unless the ground softens considerably.

# leopardstown - Thursday 12 January, 2012

The Morning Score: Thursday

Check in for your early round-up of all the biggest sports stories.

# leopardstown - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Betfair to compensate some customers for Leopardstown fiasco

The exchange says it will make payments to some customers affected by its decision to void in-running bets on the Christmas Hurdle.

# leopardstown - Friday 30 December, 2011

‘I was devastated’ says Betfair chief after Leopardstown blunder

Betting exchange boss Stephen Morana says lessons have been learned from Christmas Festival fiasco.

# leopardstown - Thursday 29 December, 2011

Unaccompanied claims the Festival Hurdle for Weld

Demot Weld’s filly got up to win the feature race on day four at Leopardstown, beating favourite Thousand Stars into second place.

Betfair defends decision to void Leopardstown bets Betfair Controversy

Betfair defends decision to void Leopardstown bets

The gambling giant has moved to repair its reputation after an “obvious technical fault” saw them void €25m of winning bets yesterday.

The Morning Score: Thursday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning – apart from the price of membership down in your local gym.

# leopardstown - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

Synchronised times it perfectly to take the Lexus

JP McManus’s Synchronised won the feature race on day three at Leopardstown, the Lexus Steeplechase.

Betfair pins €25m Leopardstown blunder on ‘obvious technical fault’

The exchange has voided all in-running bets on the Christmas Hurdle at Leopardstown after €1.9m was matched on the winner at 28/1.

Hurricane Fly misses Leopardstown Festival

Willie Mullins has pulled the Champion Hurdle winner from Thursday’s Istabraq Festival Hurdle.

Mark Your Card: Rubi to Light up the Lexus

Mark Hobbs helped shake off any festive fatigue by advising an 11/1 winner at Leopardstown yesterday. Get his thoughts on today’s card here.

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning – apart from the best before date on that cranberry sauce.

# leopardstown - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

Mark Your Card: Tuesday the big occasion for Big Zeb

Colm Murphy’s stable star bids to land a hat-trick in the Grade One over an extended two miles, and comes in to the race in as good form as ever.

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