Irish horseracing to return in June

Racing will resume behind-closed-doors with owners prohibited from attending

Ireland’s government has confirmed horseracing can resume on a behind-closed-doors basis from 8 June, albeit with health screening and restrictions on all attendees. Under the proposed return, key personnel will be allowed to attend racecourses, including jockeys, stewards, trainers and racecourse staff. However, horse owners and individuals aged 70 and over will be barred from…

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