Famous Horse Races

Phoenix Stakes

The Curragh Racecourse
A Brief History Of Phoenix Stakes
The Phoenix Stakes is a Group 1 flat horse race for two-year-old thoroughbred colts and fillies run over a distance of 6 furlongs (1,207 metres) at the Curragh in August.

The race was originally run at Phoenix Park Racecourse in Dublin. Following the course's closure the race was moved in 1991 to nearby Leopardstown Racecourse. It was first run at its present venue, the Curragh, in 2002.
Year
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998
1997
1996
1995
1994
1993
1992
1991
1990
1989
1988
Winner

Saoirse Abu
Holy Roman Emperor
George Washington
Damson
One Cool Cat
Spartacus
Johannesburg
Minardi
Fasliyev
Lavery
Princely Heir
Mantovani
Danehill Dancer
Eva Luna
Turtle Island
Pips Pride
Bradawn Breever
Mac's Imp
Pharaoh's Delight
Superpower
Age
Jockey

Kevin Manning
Kieren Fallon
Kieren Fallon
Kieren Fallon
Michael Kinane
Colm O'Donoghue
Michael Kinane
Michael Kinane
Michael Kinane
Walter Swinburn
Jason Weaver
Conor Everard
Pat Eddery
Kevin Manning
John Reid
Frankie Dettori
R Griffiths
Alan Munro
Ray Cochrane
Walter Swinburn
Trainer

Jim Bolger
Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
David Wachman
Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Mark Johnston
Jim Bolger
Neville Callaghan
Jim Bolger
Peter Chapple-Hyam
Richard Hannon
Kevin Prendergast
Bill O'Gorman
J Hudson
Bill O'Gorman
Owner

Ennistown Stud
Sue Magnier
Sue Magnier
Sue Magnier
Sue Magnier
Sue Magnier
Michael Tabor
Michael Tabor
Michael Tabor
Michael Tabor
Maktoum Al Maktoum
Jackie Bolger
Michael Tabor
Catherine Shubotham
Robert Sangster
Mrs V S Grant
M A Murray
Tamdown Ltd
Al-Deera Bloodstock
Mrs P L Yong
Time

1:18.8
1:11.0
1:12.7
1:13.2
1:11.4
1:15.1
1:13.2
1:12.2
1:17.1
1:11.1
1:11.8
1:13.6
1:14.6
1:14.0
1:14.4
1:13.0
1:13.3
1:09.9
1:11.6
1:11.9