Tattersalls will continue its sponsorship of the Irish 2000 and 1000 Guineas and the Tattersalls Gold Cup in 2021. The Irish Guineas Festival at The Curragh takes place on May 22 and 23 this year. Prizemoney for the Tattersalls Irish 2000 and 1000 Guineas will be €400,000 apiece, while the Gold Cup will be worth €300,000.
Edmond Mahony, chairman of Tattersalls, said, “The Tattersalls Irish Guineas Festival is a hugely important part of the Tattersalls global sponsorship portfolio and demonstrates our sustained commitment to supporting the racing and breeding industries in Ireland. We are immensely proud to be sponsors of two Irish Classics in addition to our long-standing association with the prestigious Group 1 Tattersalls Gold Cup. As ever we are looking forward to working with the team at The Curragh to ensure that the Tattersalls Irish Guineas Festival is amongst the highlights, not only of the Irish Flat season, but also the wider European racing calendar.”