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Bolger and Manning win awards

October 22nd, 2013

Trainer Jim Bolger and jockey Kevin Manning were the big winners at the annual Tipperary Crystal Curragh Racing Awards on Monday evening.

Dawn Approach edges thriller

June 18th, 2013

Dawn Approach restored some lustre to his tarnished reputation with victory in an incredible finish to the St James's Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot.

Leather lands Autumn prize

October 13th, 2012

Jim Bolger's Trading Leather beat the strong-travelling Montiridge to win the Group Three Autumn Stakes at Newmarket on Saturday.

Bolger's perfect Approach

October 13th, 2012

Long odds-on favourite Dawn Approach duly obliged in the Group One Dubai Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket on Saturday.

Leitir finds Mor

September 9th, 2012

Leitir Mor won the Group 3 Go And Go Round Tower Stakes at The Curragh for Jim Bolger and Kevin Manning.

Approach of a new Dawn

June 19th, 2012

Jim Bolger couldn't hide his belief in Dawn Approach following his colt's victory in the Coventry Stakes, his fourth win in as many starts.

Dawn lands Nobel prize

June 4th, 2012

Dawn Approach maintained his 100% record when duly completing the hat-trick in the Alfred Nobel Rochestown Stakes at Naas on Monday.

Heavy wins Trial thriller

May 13th, 2012

Light Heavy was a tenacious winner of the Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial at Leopardstown for Jim Bolger and Kevin Manning.

Light Fandango in Ballysax

April 15th, 2012

Jim Bolger's improving Light Heavy powered home to land the P.W. McGrath Memorial Ballysax Stakes at Leopardstown.

Dewhurst win for Parish

October 8th, 2011

Jim Bolger won his fourth Dewhurst in six years with 20-1 outsider Parish Hall at Newmarket on Saturday afternoon.

Banimpire edges Ribblesdale

June 16th, 2011

Jim Bolger's Banimpire won the Group 2 Ribblesdale Stakes at Royal Ascot after a thrilling battle with Field Of Miracles on Ladies' Day.

Stylish winner at Leopardstown

October 25th, 2010

Jim Bolger's Stylish One broke her duck with a game victory in the opener at Leopardstown on Monday.