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All clean plates at La Touche Opening

Posted: 7th March 2017
Punchestown News: La Touche Gets Rave Reviews Posted: 7th Mar 2017 La Touche Restaurant Elevates Punchestown Dining to the Next Level Almost 200 guests enjoyed an afternoon of fine cuisine and action packed racing at the recently opened La Touche Restaurant at Punchestown Racecourse. Guests dined on a delicious three course menu including crisp wonton […]

Prize Fund Jumps To Record of Over €2.9 Million

Posted: 6th March 2017
Punchestown News: Record Prize Monday of €2.9 Million Posted: 6th Mar 2017 Punchestown Festival Prize Fund Jumps by Nearly €300,000 to a Record of More Than €2.9 Million With only seven weeks to go until the 2017 Punchestown Festival, the racecourse today announced a further enhancement of €284,500 to the prize fund that will see […]

Money Can’t Buy The Bollinger Best Dressed Prize

Posted: 1st March 2017
Punchestown News: Money Can’t Buy The Bollinger Best Dressed Prize Posted: 1st Mar 2017  Money Can’t Buy the Bollinger Best Dressed Lady Prize at Punchestown 2017 VIP trip for two to the private Bollinger estate and its new Champagne libraries, France. Overnight stay in the beautiful historic town of Reims – the capital of the […]

Mullins ponders Champion Hurdle bid for Limini

Posted: 24th February 2017
Punchestown News: Mullins ponders Champion Hurdle bid for Limini Posted: 24th Feb 2017 Limini (pink hat): could go for Champion Hurdle or OLBG Mares’ Hurdle   PICTURE: Mark Cranham (racingpost.com/photos)   Limini in the mix for the Champion Hurdle  By Peter Scargill7:00PM 24 FEB 2017  LIMINI could be called in to represent Willie Mullins in the […]

Apples Jade and Limini Set for Punchestown Battle

Posted: 21st February 2017
Punchestown News: Apples Jade and Limini Set for Punchestown Battle Posted: 21st Feb 2017 Triple Grade 1 winner Apple’s Jade and the Cheltenham Festival winner Limini will clash in a mouthwatering renewal of Wednesday’s Quevega Hurdle at Punchestown.  Champion trainer Willie Mullins has declared Limini for her first start of the season and he will […]

Coral to Sponsor Punchestown Gold Cup

Posted: 14th February 2017
Punchestown News: Coral Announced as Punchestown Gold Cup Sponsor Posted: 14th Feb 2017 Coral Announced as Punchestown Gold Cup Sponsor Punchestown racecourse today announced that leading bookmaker Coral are to be the new sponsors of the Punchestown Gold Cup in a deal that will see the prize fund increasing by €50,000 to a total of […]

One Track Mind to miss Stayers’ Hurdle for Punchestown

Posted: 13th February 2017
Punchestown News: One Track Mind to miss Stayers’ Hurdle for Punchestown Posted: 13th Feb 2017 One Track Mind (left): a general 20-1 chance for Sun Bet Stayers’ Hurdle   PICTURE: Patrick McCann (racingpost.com/photos   One Track Mind to miss Stayers’ for Punchestown  By Peter Scargill 8:37AM 13 FEB 2017  ONE Track Mind will bypass next month’s […]

Bollinger Best Dressed Lady 2017

Posted: 10th February 2017
Punchestown News: Bollinger Best Dressed Lady 2017 Posted: 10th Feb 2017 Bollinger Champagne to Sponsor ‘Best Dressed Lady’ at The Punchestown Festival 2017   Bollinger Champagne has been announced as sponsor of the Best Dressed Lady competition at the 2017 Punchestown Festival. The social and sporting highlight of the Irish calendar takes place from Tuesday […]

The Sunday Briefing: latest going and market movers

Posted: 5th February 2017
Punchestown News: The Sunday Briefing: latest going and market movers Posted: 5th Feb 2017 Musselburgh: track stages second day of Cheltenham trials meeting   PICTURE: John Grossick (racingpost.com/photos)   The Sunday Briefing: latest going and betting  By Bruce Jackson 9:07AM 5 FEB 2017  IS 13 going to be unlucky? That is the question for today’s star […]

Douvan canters to routine Tied Cottage Chase success

Posted: 5th February 2017
Punchestown News: Douvan canters to routine Tied Cottage Chase success Posted: 5th Feb 2017 Douvan and Ruby Walsh clear another fence in effortless style   PICTURE: Patrick McCann (racingpost.com/photos)   Douvan canters to routine Tied Cottage win  By Peter Scargill 3:07PM 5 FEB 2017  Report: Punchestown, Sunday Boylesports Tied Cottage Chase (Grade 2) 2m, 5yo+ JOB […]