Mercury Stakes

Irish thoroughbreds two years of age or older may compete in the Group 3 Mercury Stakes, a flat horse race.

It is scheduled to be run at Dundalk over a distance of 5 furlongs (1,006 metres) in the month of October each year.

Find out more about the Mercury Stakes:

Mercury Stakes 2023 Odds

The Mercury Stakes odds are listed below:

These odds have not yet been released.

Mercury Stakes 2023 Tips

The Mercury Stakes tips are below:

2 points to win for TBC at odds of TBC
1 point each way for TBC at odds of TBC

Many Mercury Stakes horses will race in more races throughout the years. Stay updated on the horses and place ante-post bets if you want to wager on them.

Mercury Stakes Previous Winners

Year Winner Age Jockey Trainer Time
2008Borderlescott6Pat CosgraveRobin Bastiman
2009Arganil4Keagan LathamKevin Ryan0:58.03
2010Invincible Ash5Gary CarrollMichael Halford
2011Nocturnal Affair6Colm O'DonoghueDavid Marnane0:57.70
2012Balmont Mast4Johnny MurtaghEdward Lynam0:57.35
2013Timeless Call5Pat SmullenReginald Roberts
2014Sir Maximilian5Stevie DonohoeIan Williams
2015Take Cover8Fran BerryDavid Griffiths0:58.00
2016Caspian Prince7Declan McDonoghRoger Fell0:57.10
2017Take Cover10David AllanDavid Griffiths0:58.55
2018Hit The Bid4Chris HayesDarren Bunyan0:57.83
2019Dr Simpson2Rory ClearyTom Dascombe0:58.36
2020Urban Beat5Ben CoenJohnny Murtagh0:57.58
2021The Highway Rat3Ronan WhelanAndy Oliver0:58.28
2022Manaccan3Stevie DonohoeJohn Ryan0:58.05

Mercury Stakes Previous Result

Popular Questions

What are important facts about the Mercury Stakes?

Here are some important facts about the Mercury Stakes:

  • The Mercury Stakes is run at Dundalk Racecourse, Ireland
  • The Mercury Stakes is for horses aged 2 and older
  • The Mercury Stakes is a Group 3 horse race in Ireland
  • The Mercury Stakes distance is 5 furlongs

Summary of the Mercury Stakes

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