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# punchestown - Today's News

Ferny Hollow suffers season-ending injury, Punchestown meeting in doubt
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Ferny Hollow suffers season-ending injury, Punchestown meeting in doubt

2 hours ago 914 Views 0 Comments

Galopin Des Champs is one of seven declared for the John Durkan Memorial Punchestown Chase but the fixture is in severe doubt.

# punchestown - Last week 27th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

Intranet delivers on Punchestown debut for Willie Mullins
# Punch Perfect
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# Punch Perfect

Intranet delivers on Punchestown debut for Willie Mullins

Nov 29th 2022, 5:02 PM 3,083 Views 0 Comments

Smart recruit for McManus and Mullins.

# punchestown - April April 2022

Honeysuckle rules supreme again, State Man successfully graduates to Grade One level
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# Punchestown

Honeysuckle rules supreme again, State Man successfully graduates to Grade One level

Updated Apr 29th 2022, 6:55 PM 3,094 Views 1 Comment

Brilliant mare makes it 16 in-a-row under Rachael Blackmore, while State Man triumphed under a confident Paul Townend.

Blue Lord narrowly edges thrilling battle for Willie Mullins in Novice Chase
# Winner Alright
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# Winner Alright

Blue Lord narrowly edges thrilling battle for Willie Mullins in Novice Chase

Apr 28th 2022, 7:52 PM 2,076 Views 0 Comments

Mullins has now won seven of the eight Grade Ones at the meeting so far.

Klassical Dream hits the right note for Punchestown repeat
# Racing
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# Racing

Klassical Dream hits the right note for Punchestown repeat

Apr 28th 2022, 6:01 PM 1,734 Views 0 Comments

Mullins’ eight-year-old holds late charge of Ashdale Bob.

Robbie Power to retire after racing at Punchestown on Friday
# Call A Day
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# Call A Day

Robbie Power to retire after racing at Punchestown on Friday

Apr 28th 2022, 5:39 PM 3,680 Views 3 Comments

Gold Cup and Grand National-winning rider made announcement after winner on Thursday.

Allaho storms to all-the-way Punchestown Gold Cup win
# Racing
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# Racing

Allaho storms to all-the-way Punchestown Gold Cup win

Apr 27th 2022, 6:31 PM 3,065 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere The Nice Guy followed up the Cheltenham triumph.

Energumene dominates and Capodanno sparkles as Mullins enjoys Grade One double
# Punchestown
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# Punchestown

Energumene dominates and Capodanno sparkles as Mullins enjoys Grade One double

Updated Apr 26th 2022, 7:23 PM 2,443 Views 0 Comments

The hot favourite Bob Olinger disappointed in the Champion Novice Chase

Mighty Potter springs 20-1 Punchestown surprise
# Against The Odds
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# Against The Odds

Mighty Potter springs 20-1 Punchestown surprise

Apr 26th 2022, 5:06 PM 2,966 Views 0 Comments

Sir Gerhard disappoints in Champion Novice Hurdle.

Clan Des Obeaux and Allaho headline Gold Cup field
# Racing
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# Racing

Clan Des Obeaux and Allaho headline Gold Cup field

Apr 25th 2022, 6:29 PM 2,254 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere Bob Olinger steps up in search of Festival double at Punchestown.

Mullins favouring Gold Cup run with Allaho at Punchestown
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# Racing

Mullins favouring Gold Cup run with Allaho at Punchestown

Apr 19th 2022, 5:11 PM 2,268 Views 0 Comments

Dual Ryanair winner likely to step back up in trip.

# punchestown - This year 2022

Kilcruit enjoys Punchestown stroll and in line for Supreme Novices' at Cheltenham
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# Racing

Kilcruit enjoys Punchestown stroll and in line for Supreme Novices' at Cheltenham

Jan 31st 2022, 4:21 PM 2,115 Views 0 Comments

Smart sort had been beaten at odds-on first two runs over hurdles.

Bob Olinger sparkles for Blackmore and de Bromhead at Punchestown
# Bob's Your Uncle
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# Bob's Your Uncle

Bob Olinger sparkles for Blackmore and de Bromhead at Punchestown

Jan 16th 2022, 3:32 PM 2,545 Views 0 Comments

Star seven-year-old won the Grade 3 Kildare Novice Chase.

Dysart Dynamo states Cheltenham credentials by blowing Punchestown rivals away
# Warning Shot
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# Warning Shot

Dysart Dynamo states Cheltenham credentials by blowing Punchestown rivals away

Jan 16th 2022, 3:25 PM 2,139 Views 1 Comment

Willie Mullins’ novice cruised home by 19 lengths from Gringo D’aubrelle.

# punchestown - Last year 2021

Super Sharjah stamps class on Morgiana Hurdle
# Shar Thing
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# Shar Thing

Super Sharjah stamps class on Morgiana Hurdle

Nov 14th 2021, 3:04 PM 1,742 Views 1 Comment

‘He’s like Santa – I can’t wait for Christmas now!’

Gavin Cromwell's Vanillier strikes gold in Florida Pearl Chase at Punchestown
# Van The Man
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# Van The Man

Gavin Cromwell's Vanillier strikes gold in Florida Pearl Chase at Punchestown

Nov 14th 2021, 1:53 PM 1,512 Views 1 Comment

Albert Bartlett winner off the mark over fences at Punchestown.

'I have really missed racing over the last few months' - Elliott returns after suspension
# Back In Business
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# Back In Business

'I have really missed racing over the last few months' - Elliott returns after suspension

Sep 14th 2021, 5:06 PM 3,338 Views 2 Comments

The leading Irish trainer was unlucky with his first runner at Punchestown.

Punchestown ready for Gordon Elliott’s return
# Oh Purple Reign
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# Oh Purple Reign

Punchestown ready for Gordon Elliott’s return

Sep 13th 2021, 1:55 PM 2,429 Views 0 Comments

Oh Purple Reign will be trainer’s first runner following six-month ban.

Willie Mullins and Noel Meade land the Grade 1 victories on the final day at Punchestown
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# Racing

Willie Mullins and Noel Meade land the Grade 1 victories on the final day at Punchestown

May 1st 2021, 5:21 PM 2,909 Views 0 Comments

The 2021 Festival finished today.

Dream return for Klassical with Stayers success and Energumene impresses with easy Ryanair triumph
# Punchestown
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# Punchestown

Dream return for Klassical with Stayers success and Energumene impresses with easy Ryanair triumph

Updated Apr 29th 2021, 7:09 PM 2,044 Views 2 Comments

Grade One glory for Mullins’ runner after lengthy absence.

More racing glory for Alex Ferguson with Punchestown Gold Cup win
# Clan Des Obeaux
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# Clan Des Obeaux

More racing glory for Alex Ferguson with Punchestown Gold Cup win

Apr 28th 2021, 8:00 PM 21,666 Views 4 Comments

Paul Nicholls’ dual King George hero sees off Al Boum Photo.

Townend moves six clear of Blackmore in championship race
# Title Challenge
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# Title Challenge

Townend moves six clear of Blackmore in championship race

Updated Apr 28th 2021, 6:47 PM 2,714 Views 0 Comments

Galopin Des Champs keeps up momentum for reigning champion.

Honeysuckle heads Punchestown’s Champion Hurdle field
# Sweet Spot
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# Sweet Spot

Honeysuckle heads Punchestown’s Champion Hurdle field

Apr 28th 2021, 11:31 AM 1,906 Views 0 Comments

De Bromhead’s brilliant mare to face seven rivals on Friday.

Colreevy shocks big guns to cap racing career with Punchestown glory
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# Racing

Colreevy shocks big guns to cap racing career with Punchestown glory

Apr 27th 2021, 7:05 PM 3,417 Views 1 Comment

Mullins’ mare stuns Monkfish and Envoi Allen with all-the-way success.

Chacun Pour Soi back to brilliant best at Punchestown for Townend and Mullins
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# Racing

Chacun Pour Soi back to brilliant best at Punchestown for Townend and Mullins

Updated Apr 27th 2021, 5:32 PM 2,521 Views 3 Comments

Smart mare Echoes In Rain adds to Mullins haul in Grade One contest.

No Ruby, but Kemboy can clinch it again: Punchestown Gold Cup preview
# Preview
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# Preview

No Ruby, but Kemboy can clinch it again: Punchestown Gold Cup preview

Apr 27th 2021, 11:51 AM 2,350 Views 0 Comments

Johnny Ward previews a race that was last won by Ruby Walsh on his final ride.

Donn McClean: Expect fireworks as Townend and Blackmore do battle for jockey's title
# Climactic
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# Climactic

Donn McClean: Expect fireworks as Townend and Blackmore do battle for jockey's title

Apr 26th 2021, 4:48 PM 15,157 Views 8 Comments

There will be intriguing clashes all week at Punchestown between the pair of leading jockeys, and their amateur equivalents, beginning tomorrow.

Townend back in action for Punchestown as title race with Blackmore nears end
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# Racing

Townend back in action for Punchestown as title race with Blackmore nears end

Apr 25th 2021, 2:46 PM 4,174 Views 0 Comments

Champion booked for three rides on day one after foot injury.

'With all the doom and gloom, it lifted the whole of West Kerry. He is one of us and a Gold Cup winner'
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'With all the doom and gloom, it lifted the whole of West Kerry. He is one of us and a Gold Cup winner'

Updated Apr 25th 2021, 10:15 AM 25,138 Views 3 Comments

22-year-old Jack Kennedy’s metoric rise in racing and recovery from injuries has inspired his fanbase at home in West Kerry.

'We're roaring at each other with FaceTime on during the races. It's a dream come true.'
# Flooring Porter
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# Flooring Porter

'We're roaring at each other with FaceTime on during the races. It's a dream come true.'

Apr 24th 2021, 8:00 AM 16,783 Views 2 Comments

The syndicate with modest ambitions have seen their horse reign at Leopardstown and Cheltenham, with Punchestown next up.

Treble for Rachael Blackmore to boost hopes in jockey title race as she reaches 91 winners for season
# Chasing Glory
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# Chasing Glory

Treble for Rachael Blackmore to boost hopes in jockey title race as she reaches 91 winners for season

Updated Apr 23rd 2021, 8:15 PM 9,796 Views 2 Comments

Three winners for the Blackmore and De Bromhead partnership at Kilbeggan this evening.

Cheltenham victor Minella Indo tops 11 in Punchestown mix
# Kildare To Dream
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# Kildare To Dream

Cheltenham victor Minella Indo tops 11 in Punchestown mix

Apr 22nd 2021, 3:20 PM 2,544 Views 2 Comments

Henry de Bromhead’s charge aiming to supplement Gold Cup heroics.

Paul Townend continuing Punchestown fitness fight
# Moon Boy
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# Moon Boy

Paul Townend continuing Punchestown fitness fight

Apr 21st 2021, 1:46 PM 3,122 Views 3 Comments

Rider is having a protective boot made ahead of Festival.

Alex Ferguson's Aintree winner set to run in Punchestown Gold Cup
# Clan Des Obeaux
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# Clan Des Obeaux

Alex Ferguson's Aintree winner set to run in Punchestown Gold Cup

Apr 20th 2021, 8:50 PM 4,953 Views 0 Comments

Connections opt against running Clan Des Obeaux at Sandown.

RTÉ announce new record breaking horse racing deal for the next three years
# Tune In
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# Tune In

RTÉ announce new record breaking horse racing deal for the next three years

Apr 1st 2021, 2:27 PM 10,000 Views 11 Comments

The action continues this weekend at Fairyhouse.

Four-timer for Elliott at Punchestown as controversy over photo continues
# Gordon Elliott
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# Gordon Elliott

Four-timer for Elliott at Punchestown as controversy over photo continues

Updated Mar 1st 2021, 6:02 PM 9,940 Views 3 Comments

The trainer has had two winners at today’s Punchestown meeting.

The Big Dog strikes chasing gold in Grand National Trial
# Woof
From The42
# Woof

The Big Dog strikes chasing gold in Grand National Trial

Feb 14th 2021, 6:03 PM 2,653 Views 2 Comments

Fahey runner scores maiden fences win in Punchestown feature.

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

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

Jan 17th 2021, 2:30 PM 2,651 Views 2 Comments

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

# punchestown - All time

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

Bachasson lands Punchestown double to cap Willie Mullins’ sensational Christmas

Dec 31st 2020, 3:43 PM 4,610 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 2,524 Views 2 Comments

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

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