Sapphire Stakes

The Sapphire Stakes is an Irish Group 2 flat horse race for three-year-old thoroughbreds.

The Sapphire Stakes takes place on Saturday 22nd July 2023.

Every year in July, it is held at the Curragh over a distance of 5 furlongs (1,006 metres).

Find out more about the Sapphire Stakes:

Sapphire Stakes

Sapphire Stakes 2023 Odds

Here are the latest odds for the Sapphire Stakes in July 2023:

  • There is no open book of odds in the ante-post market for this event yet

Sapphire Stakes Tips

Here are some tips for Sapphire Stakes in July 2023:

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

You may see horses from the Sapphire Stakes in many more races throughout the year. Spectate carefully how all these horses race then go place your bets on ante-post betting.

Sapphire Stakes Previous Winners

Year Winner Age Jockey Trainer Time
2001Repertory8Fergus SweeneyMalcolm Saunders0:59.40
2002Tiger Royal6Pat ShanahanDermot Weld0:59.80
2003Deportivo3Johnny MurtaghRoger Charlton0:59.70
2004Osterhase5Fran BerryJohn Mulhern0:57.30
2005Benbaun4Kieren FallonMark Wallace0:57.40
2006Dandy Man3Pat ShanahanCon Collins0:58.40
2007Snaefell3Johnny MurtaghMichael Halford1:02.90
2008Tax Free6Adrian NichollsDavid Nicholls0:59.03
2009Benbaun8Pat SmullenKevin Ryan1:00.03
2010Glamorous Spirit4Kieren FallonRon Harris0:57.85
2011Invincible Ash6Gary CarrollMichael Halford1:00.13
2012Definightly6Johnny MurtaghRoger Charlton1:02.13
2013Slade Power4Wayne LordanEdward Lynam0:57.51
2014Fountain Of Youth3Seamie HeffernanAidan O'Brien0:59.01
2015Stepper Point6Pat SmullenWilliam Muir0:58.75
2016Mecca's Angel5Paul MulrennanMichael Dods0:58.61
2017Caspian Prince8Declan McDonoghTony Coyle0:57.15
2018Havana Grey3P. J. McDonaldKarl Burke0:58.21
2019Soffia4Declan McDonoghEdward Lynam0:58.51
2020A’Ali3Colin KeaneSimon & Ed Crisford0:59.85
2021Mooneista3Colin KeaneJack W Davison0:58.75
2022Ladies Church3Ben CoenJohnny Murtagh1:00.86

What Happened In The Previous Sapphire Stakes

Summary of Sapphire Stakes

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Popular Questions

Where is the Sapphire Stakes held?

The Sapphire Stakes is held at the Curragh Racecourse.

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