When is the Phoenix Stakes? Curragh date, time, runners & betting

*All prices are bang up to date with our snazzy widgets, while odds in copy are accurate at time of publishing but subject to change

The Curragh plays host to the Phoenix Stakes, the biggest juvenile race of the season to date, this weekend.

As well as a bumper €300,000 prize fund – with the winner collecting a cool €177,000 for connections – the race also has the prestige of being the maiden Group 1 for the two-year-old crop.

WELCOME TO PADDY POWER NEWS!

Aidan O’Brien has dominated the phoenix stakes since taking charge at Ballydoyle with the likes of Mastercraftsman and Caravaggio scoring, but he hasn’t saddled the winner since 2017.

You’ll find all the key details about the Phoenix Stakes 2022 including the date, start time, runners and riders, and Paddy Power’s betting odds below.

Phoenix Stakes date and start time

The Phoenix Stakes 2022 is scheduled to be run at 4.15pm on Saturday, August 6 at the Curragh.

phoenix stakes runners

Six horses are set to run in the Phoenix Stakes 2022 after being confirmed at final declarations on Thursday.

Apache Outlaw (Declan McDonogh)
blackbeard (Samie Heffernan)
bradsell (Holly Doyle)
Little Big Bear (Ryan Moore)
persian force (Rossa Ryan)
Shartash (Ben Martin Coen)

Phoenix Stakes betting

You can run the rule over Paddy Power’s latest prices for the Phoenix Stakes on the Paddy Power website or via our snazzy widgets below.

bradsell heads the market after an impressive success in the Coventry Stakes last time out. Hollie Doyle is booked to ride once again for Archie Watson.

Little Big Bearthe other Royal Ascot winner in the field, is also prominent after completing his hat-trick with victory in the Group 3 Anglesey Stakes at the Curragh last month.

persian force was second – 1½l behind Bradsell – in the Coventry before reappearing three weeks later to score in the July Stakes at Newmarket.

blackbeard was fourth in the Coventry but further franked that form by winning the Prix Robert Papin and is a course-and-distance winner after landing a Group 3 in May.

*All prices are bang up to date with our snazzy widgets, while odds in copy are accurate at time of publishing but subject to change

READ MORE

The latest racing odds are on PaddyPower.com now

The Paddy Power Guide To Safer Gambling – Everything You Need To Know

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.