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Concorde Stakes (Ireland)

The Concorde Stakes is a Group 3 flat horse race in Ireland which is open to thoroughbreds aged three years or older. It is run at Tipperary over a distance of 7 furlongs and 100 yards (1,500 metres), and it is scheduled to take place each year in early October.

The event was formerly contested over a mile at Phoenix Park, and for a period it was held in June or July. It was transferred to Tipperary in 1991, and it was moved to early October in 1995. It was temporarily switched to Cork in 1999 and 2000. It now takes place at a meeting which features both flat and jump races, and it is held on the same afternoon as the Tipperary Hurdle.

Winners since 1986

Year

Winner

Age

Jockey

Trainer

Time
1986 Kings River 4 Michael Kinane Dermot Weld 1:36.90
1987 Stately Don 3 Christy Roche David O'Brien 1:39.10
1988 From the Wood 3 David Parnell Kevin Prendergast 1:44.98
1989 Executive Perk 4 Michael Kinane Dermot Weld 1:35.10
1990 Esprit d'Etoile 5 Declan Gillespie Vincent O'Brien 1:39.10
1991 Mr Brooks 4 Pat Shanahan Kevin Connolly 1:35.00
1992 Rami 5 Michael Kinane Dermot Weld 1:24.40
1993 Pernilla 3 Christy Roche Jim Bolger 1:45.20
1994 Heart Lake 3 Johnny Murtagh John Oxx 1:34.40
1995 Wild Bluebell 3 Seamus Heffernan Jim Bolger 1:32.90
1996 Wizard King 5 George Duffield Sir Mark Prescott 1:32.80
1997 Wizard King 6 George Duffield Sir Mark Prescott 1:33.90
1998 Two-Twenty-Two 3 Pat Smullen Dermot Weld 1:38.50
1999 Tarry Flynn 5 Pat Smullen Dermot Weld 1:29.90
2000 Bernstein 3 Seamus Heffernan Aidan O'Brien 1:30.00
2001 Montecastillo 4 Tadhg O'Shea Charles O'Brien 1:41.00
2002 Marionnaud 3 Wayne Smith Jim Bolger 1:31.80
2003 Sheppard's Watch 5 John Egan Geoff Wragg 1:34.40
2004 Hamairi 3 Tadhg O'Shea John Oxx 1:43.50
2005 Miss Sally 3 Rory Cleary Michael Halford 1:40.40
2006 Noelani 4 Fran Berry John Oxx 1:39.30
2007 Eastern Appeal 4 Michael Kinane Michael Halford 1:35.49
2008 Psalm 3 Sean Levey Aidan O'Brien 1:39.48
2009 Duff 6 Fran Berry Edward Lynam 1:31.89

References


  • horseracingintfed.comInternational Federation of Horseracing Authorities – Concorde Stakes (2009).

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