Famous Horse Races

Irish Oaks

The Curragh Racecourse
A Brief History Of Irish Oaks
The Irish Oaks is a Group 1 flat horse race for three-year-old thoroughbred fillies run over a distance of 1 mile and 4 furlongs (2,414 metres) at the Curragh in July.

It was first run in 1895 with a race distance of 1 mile (1,609 metres), which was increased to the present distance in 1915.
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Winner

Peeping Fawn
Alexandrova
Shawanda
Ouija Board
Vintage Tipple
Margarula
Lailani
Petrushka
Ramruma
Winona
Ebadiyla
Dance Design
Pure Grain
Bolas
Wemyss Bight
User Friendly
Possessive Dancer
Knight's Baroness
Alydaress
Diminuendo
Melodist
Unite
Colorspin
Helen Street
Princess Pati
Give Thanks
Swiftfoot
Blue Wind
Shoot a Line
Godetia
Fair Salinia
Olwyn
Lagunette
Juliette Marny
Dibidale
Dahlia
Regal Exception
Altesse Royale
Santa Tina
Gaia
Celina
Pampalina
Merry Mate
Aurabella
Ancasta
Hibernia III
French Cream
Ambergris
Lynchris
Discorea
Amante
Silken Glider
Garden State
Agar's Plough
Pantomime Queen
Noory
Five Spots
Djebellica
Corejada
Circus Lady
Masaka
Desert Drive
Linaria
Admirable
Avoca
Suntop
Majideh
Uvira
Queen of Shiraz
Superbe
Conversation Piece
Sol Speranza
Silversol
Smokeless
Foxcroft
Salar
Santaria
Nitsichin
Theresina
Soloptic
Haintonette
Cinq à Sept
Resplendent
Ixia
Amethystine
Becka
Miss Hazelwood
The Kiwi
Place Royale
Snow Maiden
Judea
Golden Maid
Captive Princess
Latharna
May Edgar
Athgreany
Shining Way
Tullynacree
Blair Royal
Fredith
Queen of Peace
Reina
Juliet
Blakestown
Topstone
Mary Lester
Marievale
Royal Mantle
May Race
Irish Ivy
Sabine Queen
Dabchick
Kosmos
Sapling
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Jockey

Johnny Murtagh
Kieren Fallon
Christophe Soumillon
Kieren Fallon
Frankie Dettori
Kevin Manning
Frankie Dettori
Johnny Murtagh
Kieren Fallon
Johnny Murtagh
Johnny Murtagh
Michael Kinane
John Reid
Pat Eddery
Pat Eddery
George Duffield
Steve Cauthen
Richard Quinn
Michael Kinane
Steve Cauthen
Walter Swinburn
Trainer

Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Alain de Royer-Dupré
Ed Dunlop
Paddy Mullins
Jim Bolger
Ed Dunlop
Sir Michael Stoute
Henry Cecil
John Oxx
John Oxx
Dermot Weld
Michael Stoute
Barry Hills
André Fabre
Clive Brittain
Alex Scott
Paul Cole
Henry Cecil
Henry Cecil
Michael Stoute
Owner

Michael Tabor
Sue Magnier
HH Aga Khan IV
19th Earl of Derby
Patrick O'Donovan
Jackie Bolger
Maktoum Al Maktoum
Highclere Racing Ltd
Fahd Salman
Lady Clague
HH Aga Khan IV
Moyglare Stud Farm
Robert Barnett
Khalid Abdulla
Khalid Abdulla
Bill Gredley
Ahmed Al Maktoum
Fahd Salman
Sheikh Mohammed
Sheikh Mohammed
Sheikh Mohammed
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