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Envoi Allen continues his relentless march as Dreal Deal points McNally towards Cheltenham
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# Punchestown

Envoi Allen continues his relentless march as Dreal Deal points McNally towards Cheltenham

Jan 17th 2021, 2:30 PM 2,598 Views 2 Comments

Asterion Forlonge crashes out at the first in eagerly-anticipated Punchestown clash.

Bachasson lands Punchestown double to cap Willie Mullins’ sensational Christmas
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# Bach To Business

Bachasson lands Punchestown double to cap Willie Mullins’ sensational Christmas

Dec 31st 2020, 3:43 PM 4,570 Views 0 Comments

Grey strikes again in Punchestown’s New Year’s Eve feature.

Mighty Min leads home a one-two-three for Willie Mullins at Punchestown
# Min The Merciless
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# Min The Merciless

Mighty Min leads home a one-two-three for Willie Mullins at Punchestown

Dec 6th 2020, 3:39 PM 2,499 Views 2 Comments

‘He’s the first horse to get a hat-trick in this race and he’ll be very hard to replace.’

Abacadabras weaves Morgiana magic as Elliott lands big-race Punchestown treble
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# Clean Sweep

Abacadabras weaves Morgiana magic as Elliott lands big-race Punchestown treble

Nov 15th 2020, 3:28 PM 3,755 Views 4 Comments

Abacadabras, Fury Road and Pencilfulloflead make it a day to savour for Gordon Elliott.

Asterion Forlonge off to winning start over fences at Punchestown
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# Willie Mullins

Asterion Forlonge off to winning start over fences at Punchestown

Nov 14th 2020, 7:56 PM 4,501 Views 0 Comments

Classy novice hurdler justifies odds-on favouritism at Punchestown.

Joy for Kennedy as Dingle youngster makes winning return from injury at Punchestown
# Jack The Lad
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# Jack The Lad

Joy for Kennedy as Dingle youngster makes winning return from injury at Punchestown

Sep 9th 2020, 10:27 PM 3,789 Views 0 Comments

Jack Kennedy enjoyed a successful return today.

'I was filled with so much emotion, I ran down to meet them all and it was absolutely magic'
# 2000: Revisited
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# 2000: Revisited

'I was filled with so much emotion, I ran down to meet them all and it was absolutely magic'

May 3rd 2020, 7:36 PM 24,797 Views 3 Comments

Ted Walsh on his greatest winning run as a racing trainer and celebrating with his family.

Racing cancelled at Punchestown after heavy snowfall
# Called Off
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# Called Off

Racing cancelled at Punchestown after heavy snowfall

Feb 11th 2020, 9:42 AM 3,994 Views 1 Comment

It is the latest sporting event to be cancelled in the past few days.

Today's racing at Punchestown cancelled due to 'safety concerns' amid storm
# Called Off
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# Called Off

Today's racing at Punchestown cancelled due to 'safety concerns' amid storm

Jan 13th 2020, 8:54 AM 1,744 Views 2 Comments

The entire country is under a Status Orange alert as Storm Brendan hits.

Elliott's Andy Dufresne back to winning ways at Punchestown
# First Home
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# First Home

Elliott's Andy Dufresne back to winning ways at Punchestown

Jan 12th 2020, 4:49 PM 3,453 Views 4 Comments

Mark Walsh was on board for success after a shock loss at Navan last month.

2017 Gold Cup hero Sizing John falls on his long-awaited return at Punchestown
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# Horse Racing

2017 Gold Cup hero Sizing John falls on his long-awaited return at Punchestown

Dec 31st 2019, 2:17 PM 4,068 Views 1 Comment

Another festive win for Rachael Blackmore.

More success for Mullins as Min takes John Durkan glory at Punchestown
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# First Home

More success for Mullins as Min takes John Durkan glory at Punchestown

Dec 8th 2019, 4:10 PM 2,981 Views 0 Comments

Cilaos Emery took the feature race at Cork today.

Faugheen wins at Punchestown as Klassical Dream upset by Saldier
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# Horse Racing

Faugheen wins at Punchestown as Klassical Dream upset by Saldier

Nov 16th 2019, 5:55 PM 4,845 Views 4 Comments

The 2015 Champion Hurdle Winner got off to a winning start over fences.

Raffles rounds off fine week for Henderson as Benie Des Dieux seals Annie Power win
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# Punchestown

Raffles rounds off fine week for Henderson as Benie Des Dieux seals Annie Power win

May 4th 2019, 8:31 PM 2,577 Views 0 Comments

The big winners on a busy day at Punchestown.

Hurricane Darwin the value option on the final day at Punchestown
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# Tips

Hurricane Darwin the value option on the final day at Punchestown

May 4th 2019, 8:05 AM 1,977 Views 0 Comments

The nine-year-old arrives fresher than most and has some rock-solid form at the track.

Buveur D'Air rebounds with Punchestown triumph under Davy Russell
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# Results

Buveur D'Air rebounds with Punchestown triumph under Davy Russell

May 3rd 2019, 8:54 PM 3,203 Views 0 Comments

JP McManus’ top-class hurdler reversed the Aintree placings with Supasundae at the Kildare venue.

'Ruby was always there to help and advise me. It was brilliant that he could go out on his own terms'
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# Siblings

'Ruby was always there to help and advise me. It was brilliant that he could go out on his own terms'

May 3rd 2019, 1:38 PM 4,337 Views 0 Comments

Betway brand ambassador Katie Walsh reflects on her brother’s incredible career in the saddle after his announcement at Punchestown this week.

Power proves worthy replacement for Ruby Walsh by clinching victory for Mullins
# Winner Alright
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# Winner Alright

Power proves worthy replacement for Ruby Walsh by clinching victory for Mullins

May 2nd 2019, 8:11 PM 6,525 Views 2 Comments

Chacun Pour Soi stormed to victory in the Ryanair Novice Chase at Punchestown.

Defi the banker in Ryanair Novice Chase on day three at Punchestown
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# Top Tips

Defi the banker in Ryanair Novice Chase on day three at Punchestown

May 2nd 2019, 9:16 AM 3,075 Views 0 Comments

Here are your top tips for today’s action on the Kildare track.

Ruby Walsh announces retirement from racing after Punchestown Gold Cup win
# End Of An Era
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# End Of An Era

Ruby Walsh announces retirement from racing after Punchestown Gold Cup win

May 1st 2019, 6:47 PM 66,465 Views 50 Comments

The 12-time Irish champion jockey this evening called time on a remarkable career.

Un De Sceaux powers home ahead of stablemate Min to defend Champion Chase
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# Punchestown

Un De Sceaux powers home ahead of stablemate Min to defend Champion Chase

Apr 30th 2019, 7:06 PM 4,709 Views 2 Comments

Klassical Dream took the Champion Hurdle earlier on Tuesday evening.

Buveur D'Air to spearhead Nicky Henderson's Punchestown challenge
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# Squad

Buveur D'Air to spearhead Nicky Henderson's Punchestown challenge

Apr 27th 2019, 2:15 PM 2,153 Views 0 Comments

The two-time Champion Hurdle hero leads the trainer’s formidable looking line-up for next week’s meet.

Weekend tips: Present Man a gift with Bryony Frost on board at Sandown
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# Racing

Weekend tips: Present Man a gift with Bryony Frost on board at Sandown

Apr 26th 2019, 4:26 PM 2,401 Views 0 Comments

There’s plenty of action this weekend, writes Thom Malone.

'I’m like a bad smell, I'm going nowhere' - Ruby rejects retirement rumours
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# Staying On

'I’m like a bad smell, I'm going nowhere' - Ruby rejects retirement rumours

Apr 26th 2019, 1:43 PM 3,102 Views 4 Comments

The champion jockey is focused on next week’s Punchestown Festival.

Cheltenham hero set to bid to land Gold Cup double at Punchestown next month
# Chasing Glory
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# Chasing Glory

Cheltenham hero set to bid to land Gold Cup double at Punchestown next month

Apr 11th 2019, 11:56 AM 4,285 Views 1 Comment

Al Boum Photo chases more glory at the festival next month.

Laurina out to cement her status as a live Champion player in Quevega Hurdle
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# Punchestown

Laurina out to cement her status as a live Champion player in Quevega Hurdle

Feb 20th 2019, 7:20 AM 2,517 Views 0 Comments

Racing gets underway at 1.30pm later this afternoon at Punchestown.

Dounikos and Gordon Elliott land Grand National Trial at Punchestown
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# Horse Racing

Dounikos and Gordon Elliott land Grand National Trial at Punchestown

Feb 10th 2019, 9:03 PM 2,222 Views 0 Comments

Elliott watched two of his runners occupy the top three spots.

Supreme Novices the target as Felix Desjy claims impressive Moscow Flyer victory
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# Punchestown

Supreme Novices the target as Felix Desjy claims impressive Moscow Flyer victory

Jan 13th 2019, 4:26 PM 3,610 Views 0 Comments

It was a first win in the race for Gordon Elliott

Willie Mullins' Min makes winning return at Punchestown
# Festive Racing
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# Festive Racing

Willie Mullins' Min makes winning return at Punchestown

Dec 9th 2018, 4:10 PM 3,534 Views 1 Comment

Ruby Walsh guided the even-money favourite to Grade One victory this afternoon.

Faugheen put to the sword by stablemate Sharjah at Punchestown
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# Horse Racing

Faugheen put to the sword by stablemate Sharjah at Punchestown

Nov 18th 2018, 5:20 PM 4,903 Views 1 Comment

A 1-2 for Willie Mullins in Sunday’s big race at Punchestown.

Katie Walsh announces retirement after riding winner at Punchestown
# Time To Say Goodbye
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# Time To Say Goodbye

Katie Walsh announces retirement after riding winner at Punchestown

Apr 27th 2018, 10:00 PM 11,521 Views 9 Comments

Walsh triumphed in the Novice Hurdle on board Antey to bring her race-riding career to a close.

Samcro and Melon crash out to leave dramatic Champion Hurdle on a plate for Supasundae
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# Punchestown

Samcro and Melon crash out to leave dramatic Champion Hurdle on a plate for Supasundae

Apr 27th 2018, 7:41 PM 4,693 Views 4 Comments

Dortmund Park was the surprise winner of the Champion Novice Hurdle for Gordon Elliott.

Rise of the Machine: Fabulous Faugheen takes Mullins one step closer to trainer's crown
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# Punchestown

Rise of the Machine: Fabulous Faugheen takes Mullins one step closer to trainer's crown

Apr 26th 2018, 9:04 PM 4,967 Views 3 Comments

Willie Mullins now leads Gordon Elliott by over €400,000 with two days of the national hunt season remaining.

'I've a wife and a child at home. I have to go home and be in some kind of humour for them'
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# In For A Penny

'I've a wife and a child at home. I have to go home and be in some kind of humour for them'

Apr 26th 2018, 11:30 AM 33,509 Views 8 Comments

We followed a bookmaker at Punchestown on the opening day to find out what a big festival is like from the bookies’ point-of-view, whether that’s big wins or losses.

Heaslip: 'It's a new challenge and I'm just trying to find my way through it'
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# Life After Rugby

Heaslip: 'It's a new challenge and I'm just trying to find my way through it'

Apr 25th 2018, 1:22 PM 12,991 Views 2 Comments

The former Ireland number eight talks Punchestown, retirement and Leinster’s pursuit of a fourth European star.

'Genuine mistake': Jockey explains what went wrong in chaotic conclusion to Punchestown race
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# Exit Stage Right

'Genuine mistake': Jockey explains what went wrong in chaotic conclusion to Punchestown race

Apr 25th 2018, 11:13 AM 11,628 Views 7 Comments

Paul Townend and Robbie Power have both released statements this morning.

Ruby Walsh eyeing return at Punchestown following leg fracture
# Getting There
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# Getting There

Ruby Walsh eyeing return at Punchestown following leg fracture

Mar 21st 2018, 11:19 AM 3,183 Views 3 Comments

The 38-year-old suffered the injury at Cheltenham last week but is hopeful he will be fit to ride at Punchestown next month.

Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Jessica Harrington crowned 2017 Sportswoman of the Year
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# Award

Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Jessica Harrington crowned 2017 Sportswoman of the Year

Dec 15th 2017, 3:57 PM 4,109 Views 12 Comments

The horse trainer also won the Irish Gold Cup and Punchestown Gold Cup this year.

Big performances from Sizing John and Un De Sceaux leaves Cheltenham fans licking their lips
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# Racing

Big performances from Sizing John and Un De Sceaux leaves Cheltenham fans licking their lips

Dec 10th 2017, 8:18 PM 3,582 Views 2 Comments

There was racing action at Punchestown and Cork today.

Ruby Walsh confident he can fully recover from broken leg in time for Cheltenham
# Ruby's Return
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# Ruby's Return

Ruby Walsh confident he can fully recover from broken leg in time for Cheltenham

Nov 21st 2017, 5:58 PM 2,907 Views 2 Comments

‘The physical pain goes away but the mental pain stays with you until you are back.’

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