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Samcro out to end Mullins dominance in Unibet Morgiana Hurdle

Posted: 13th November 2018
Samcro out to end Mullins dominance in Unibet Morgiana Hurdle The Gordon Elliott-trained Samcro will aim to end Willie Mullins’ stranglehold in the €100,000 Grade 1 Unibet Morgiana Hurdle at Punchestown on Sunday. The Punchestown Winter Festival will see Grade 1 action return to the home of Irish jump racing and Mullins has left in […]

Betway Extend Irish Racing Support with Punchestown Deal

Posted: 8th November 2018
Betway Extend Irish Racing Support with Punchestown Deal Thursday 8th November 2018 – Punchestown Racecourse today announced that leading online betting and casino company Betway have joined the sponsorship ranks at the home of Irish jump racing. The Grade 2 Betway Craddockstown Novice Steeplechase will be the feature race on the opening day of the […]

Unibet Renew Morgiana Deal with Prize Fund Boost to €100,000

Posted: 25th October 2018
Prize fund increased from €85,000 to €100,000 Punchestown Champion Hurdle Winner Supasundae Targets Unibet Morgiana for Season Debut   Punchestown Racecourse today announced that Unibet has renewed its sponsorship of the Unibet Morgiana Hurdle in a valuable deal that will see a significant prize fund increase from €85,000 to €100,000. The G1 Unibet Morgiana Hurdle […]

Faugheen back with a bang

Posted: 25th September 2018
Highlights footage: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Upv5FKTJQCg&feature=youtu.be Attendance Figures: 2018 – 20,204 2017 – 19,072 Up 1,132   Overall attendance so far: 2018 – 58,459 2017 – 58,124 Up 335   The Ladbrokes Champion Stayers Hurdle Winner: Faugheen Trained by Willie Mullins Ridden by: David Mullins Owned by: Mrs. S Ricci Listen to Rich Ricci’s reaction courtesy of Mike Vince […]

Punchestown Undergoes Management Restructure

Posted: 31st May 2018
Conor O’Neill To Replace Retiring Dick O’Sullivan as Punchestown Undergoes Management Restructure Punchestown Racecourse today announced that Dick O’Sullivan will step down as General Manager following a 16 year term that has transformed the racecourse. During his tenure, the Tralee native has led Punchestown back from the brink of closure to what is now a […]

Record-breaking attendance at the Punchestown Festival on AES Family Day

Posted: 28th April 2018
Record-breaking attendance at the Punchestown Festival on AES Family Day Today’s attendance: 2018: 35,948 2017: 34,370 Up 1,578   Overall attendance: 2018: 127,489 2017: 122,557 Up 4,932 Nina Carberry announces her retirement from race riding after the first race which she won for Enda Bolger on Josies Orders in the famous JP McManus colours. Nina is […]

Record-breaking attendance at Punchestown

Posted: 28th April 2018
Punchestown News: Record-breaking attendance at the Punchestown Festival on AES Family Day Posted: 28th Apr 2018 Record-breaking attendance at the Punchestown Festival on AES Family Day Today’s attendance: 2018: 35,948 2017: 34,370 Up 1,578 Overall attendance: 2018: 127,489 2017: 122,557 Up 4,932 Nina Carberry announces her retirement from race riding after the first race which […]

Attendances soar on Ladies Day

Posted: 27th April 2018
Attendances soar on Ladies Day at the Punchestown Festival as the sun sets on Katie Walsh’s career as a lady jockey 33,082 attended Ladies Day at Punchestown today a remarkable 3,019 up on the Friday meeting last year. This makes the overall attendance for the 2018 festival so far at 91,541 with another day to […]

Attendances soar on Ladies Day

Posted: 27th April 2018
Punchestown News: Attendances soar on Ladies Day at the Punchestown Festival as the sun sets on Katie Walsh’s career as a lady jockey Posted: 27th Apr 2018 Attendances soar on Ladies Day at the Punchestown Festival as the sun sets on Katie Walsh’s career as a lady jockey 33,082 attended Ladies Day at Punchestown today […]

Faugheen back with a bang on Day 3

Posted: 26th April 2018
Punchestown News: Faugheen back with a bang at The Punchestown Festival – here are more of today’s highlights Posted: 26th Apr 2018 Faugheen back with a bang at The Punchestown Festival – here are more of today’s highlights   Highlights footage: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Upv5FKTJQCg&feature=youtu.be   Attendance Figures: 2018 – 20,204 2017 – 19,072 Up 1,132   Overall […]