Irish Derby Declarations
Thu, Jun 28th, 2012
The Irish Derby meeting at the Curragh is the big racing event this weekend.
Epsom Derby Winner Camelot faces six rivals as he seeks to become the16th horse to complete the Epsom and Irish Derby double on Saturday.
Aidan O'Brien's unbeaten colt, who will be ridden by the trainer's son, Joseph, will be joined by Ballydoyle duo Astrology (Seamie Heffernan) and Imperial Monarch (Colm O'Donoghue).
John Oxx's has two runners in the race. Stable jockey Johnny Murtagh is aboard Born To Sea, with William Buick booked for last year's Beresford Stakes runner-up Akeed Mofeed.
Jim Bolger runs Ballysax and Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial Stakes winner Light Heavy.
The Dermot Weld-trained Gallinule Stakes winner Speaking Of Which completes the field.<< Back to Racing Headlines