The 71st running of the Irish Oaks was held on Saturday 24th July 1965 over 1 1/2 miles of The Curragh, starting at the Howth Post. The value of the winner was £20,000. The winner was owned by Lt-Colonel J Silcock, trained by M Vincent O'Brien and ridden by Liam Ward. The winner won by 3/4 length in 2 minutes 46.9 seconds, with 1/2 length between second and third.


AURABELLA (Bay filly by Aureole out of Montebella) SR 1821

The winning owner won £20,000, (The equivalent of £368,200 in today's terms based on Bank of England inflation calculator).

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Pos. Horse Weight Jockey Owner Trainer
1 AURABELLA 9.0 Liam Ward Lt-Col J Silcock M Vincent O'Brien
2 LONG LOOK 9.0 Jack Purtell Mr James Cox Brady M Vincent O'Brien
3 BRACEY BRIDGE 9.0 Lester Piggott Mr M W Wickham-Boynton Noel Murless
4 ROSE D-OR 9.0 Garnie Bougoure Comte A De Laubespin M Hurley
5 VERITAS 9.0 John Power Mr P McManus John Oxx
6 FEEVAL 9.0 Johnny Roe Mr Joseph McGrath Seamus McGrath
7 ANGELIC CAPRICE 9.0 T P Burns Mr Miles Valentine M Vincent O'Brien
8 LIVIA 9.0 Jimmy Lindley Countess M Batthyanny M Vincent O'Brien
9 PATGERITA 9.0 N Brennan Mr P J Conlon Kevin Prendergast
10 MESSENE 9.0 G McGrath Mrs P W McGrath Seamus McGrath
8/11 fav Long Look        
2/1 Bracey Bridge        
22/1 Aurabella        

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