Famous Horse Races

Irish 2000 Guineas

The Curragh Racecourse
A Brief History Of Irish 2000 Guineas
The Irish 2,000 Guineas is a Group 1 flat horse race for three-year-old thoroughbred colts and fillies run over a distance of 1 mile at the Curragh in May.

It was first run in 1921 and is the Irish version of the 2,000 Guineas, a race held at Newmarket Racecourse in the United Kingdom.
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Winner

Cockney Rebel
Araafa
Dubawi
Bachelor Duke
Indian Haven
Rock of Gibraltar
Black Minnaloushe
Bachir
Saffron Walden
Desert Prince
Desert King
Spinning World
Spectrum
Turtle Island
Barathea
Rodrigo de Triano
Fourstars Allstar
Tirol
Shaadi
Prince of Birds
Don't Forget Me
Flash of Steel
Triptych
Sadler's Wells
Wassl
Dara Monarch
Kings Lake
Nikoli
Dickens Hill
Jaazeiro
Pampapaul
Northern Treasure
Grundy
Furry Glen
Sharp Edge
Ballymore
King's Company
Decies
Right Tack
Mistigo
Atherstone Wood
Paveh
Green Banner
Santa Claus
Linacre
Arctic Storm
Light Year
Kythnos
El Toro
Hard Ridden
Jack Ketch
Lucero
Hugh Lupus
Arctic Wind
Sea Charger
D. C. M.
Signal Box
Mighty Ocean
Solonaway
Beau Sabreur
Grand Weather
Claro
Stalino
Good Morning
The Phoenix
Windsor Slipper
Khosro
Teasel
Cornfield
Nearchus
Phideas
Hocus Pocus
Museum
Cariff
Canteener
Lindley
Double Arch
Glannarg
Salisbury
Baytown
Fourth Hand
Embargo
St. Donagh
Grand Joy
Soldumeno
Spike Island
Soldennis
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Jockey

Olivier Peslier
Alan Munro
Frankie Dettori
Seb Sanders
John Egan
Michael Kinane
Johnny Murtagh
Frankie Dettori
Olivier Peslier
Olivier Peslier
Christy Roche
Cash Asmussen
John Reid
John Reid
Michael Roberts
Lester Piggott
Mike Smith
Pat Eddery
Walter Swinburn
Declan Gillespie
Trainer

Geoff Huffer
Jeremy Noseda
Saeed bin Suroor
James Toller
Paul D'Arcy
Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Saeed bin Suroor
Aidan O'Brien
David Loder
Aidan O'Brien
Jonathan Pease
Peter Chapple-Hyam
Peter Chapple-Hyam
Luca Cumani
Peter Chapple-Hyam
Leo O'Brien
Richard Hannon
Michael Stoute
Vincent O'Brien
Owner

Phil Cunningham
Saleh Al Homaizi
Godolphin Stables
Duke of Devonshire
P Gleeson, L Conway
Sir Alex Ferguson
Sue Magnier
Godolphin Stables
Sue Magnier
Lucayan Stud
Michael Tabor
Niarchos Family
Lord Weinstock
Robert Sangster
Sheikh Mohammed
Robert Sangster
Richard Bomze
John Horgan
Sheikh Mohammed
Robert Sangster
Time

1:36.1
1:49.8
1:41.6
1:40.0
1:41.5
1:47.3
1:41.4
1:39.8
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1:35.8
1:38.3
1:38.8
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1:41.7
1:38.6
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1:39.0