Flying Five Stakes

  • Location: Curragh Racecourse, County Kildare, Ireland
  • Inaugural Race: 1985
  • Distance: 5/8ths of a mile (5 furlongs)
  • Track Type: Straight, Turf
  • Age Qualifications: Three Year Olds and up
  • 2018 Purse: €300,000
  • 2018 Race Date: Sunday, September 16th

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2018 Flying Five Stakes Entries and Results

POSTHORSEJOCKEYTRAINERWINPLACE
6Havana GreyRichard KingscoteK. R. Burke£2.90£1.02
8Son of RestC. D. HayesJ. A. Stack£6.70
5Sioux NationRyan MooreAidan O'Brien£1.80
9Hit the BidL. F. RocheDarren Bunyan
3Take CoverDavid AllanDavid C. Griffiths
1Different League (FR)Donnacha O'BrienAidan O'Brien
4Gorane (IRE)Declan McDonoghHenry de Bromhead
2Battle of Jericho Seamie HeffernanAidan O'Brien, Ireland
7Now You're Talking (IRE)William James LeeJoseph Patrick O'Brien

Exotic Payouts

  • Exacta (6-8) Paid: £43.10
  • Trifecta (6-8-5) Paid: £267.50

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The History of the Flying Five Stakes

A marquee race in the Irish Champions Weekend, the Flying Five Stakes is a Group 1 race run yearly at the Curragh Racecourse in County Kildare, Ireland. As part of the Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series, the winner of the race is automatically entered into the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint.