Famous Horse Races

Railway Stakes

The Curragh Racecourse
A Brief History Of Railway Stakes
The Railway Stakes is a Group 2 flat horse race for two-year-old thoroughbreds run over a distance of 6 furlongs (1,207 metres) at the Curragh during the Irish Derby meeting in late June / early July.

The race was first run as a Group 2 in 2003, having previously been classed as a Group 3.
Year
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998
1997
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1988
Winner

Lizard Island
Holy Roman Emperor
George Washington
Democratic Deficit
Antonius Pius
Hold That Tiger
Rock of Gibraltar
Honours List
Bernstein
Camargo
King of Kings
Daylight in Dubai
Flame of Athens
Eva Luna
Polish Laughter
Ivory Frontier
El Prado
Time Gentlemen
Armanasco
Honoria
Age
Jockey

Seamus Heffernan
Kieren Fallon
Kieren Fallon
Kevin Manning
Michael Kinane
Michael Kinane
Michael Kinane
Damien Oliver
Michael Kinane
Pat Smullen
Christy Roche
John Reid
John Reid
Kevin Manning
Walter Swinburn
Christy Roche
Lester Piggott
Willie Carson
Christy Roche
Kevin Manning
Trainer

Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Jim Bolger
Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Dermot Weld
Aidan O'Brien
Peter Chapple-Hyam
Michael Grassick
Jim Bolger
Ben Hanbury
Jim Bolger
Vincent O'Brien
John Dunlop
Jim Bolger
Jim Bolger
Owner


Time

1:18.7
1:12.5
1:13.1
1:11.6
1:13.5
1:17.0
1:14.4
1:14.5
1:13.0
1:20.0
1:14.0
1:12.0
1:12.8
1:14.2
1:15.8
1:13.7
1:14.4
1:12.2
1:13.9
1:13.1