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Punchestown Returns with The Great Comeback Festival

Posted: 25th April 2022
Punchestown Returns with The Great Comeback Festival Tuesday 26th to Saturday 30th April. *Advance ticket sales up 80% * Hospitality Sold Out * 2020 Price Freeze * *Big Business – 50 event sponsors & 800 companies involved * *UK attendance increase despite Brexit in the interim* Punchestown racecourse returns with The Great Comeback Festival from […]

Chac Attack As Day One Decs Go Live.

Posted: 24th April 2022
Energumene and Chacun Pour Soi go head-to-head once more in William Hill Champion Chase Sir Gerhard and Bob Olinger also feature on day one of the Punchestown Festival    The five-day Punchestown Festival will begin with a feature race to savour as stable companions Energumene and Chacun Pour Soi lock horns in the Grade 1 […]

Entries Info Days 1, 2 and 3.

Posted: 22nd April 2022
The Great Comeback is full of great racing as entries for opening three days of Punchestown Festival are revealed WATCH PATRICK MULLINS CHAT THROUGH CLOSUTTON CONTENDERS HERE   The 2022 Punchestown Festival is being billed as ‘The Great Comeback’ as the grandstands are set to fill up to witness Ireland’s biggest racing meeting for the first […]

Like father, Like Son – Patrick Mullins Interview

Posted: 22nd April 2022
Like father, like son – Mullins Jnr wants more at “Ireland’s biggest festival” Patrick runs the rule on big guns bound for Punchestown   **WATCH FULL INTERVIEW CHAT HERE** When it comes to an insatiable appetite for success, the apple did not fall far from the Willie Mullins tree when it comes to his son, […]

Patrick Mullins on Closutton Contenders for Punchestown

Posted: 22nd April 2022
Patrick Mullins looks ahead to some main contenders for the Punchestown Festival  **WATCH THE FULL CHAT HERE** Sir Gerhard  Sir Gerhard is very versatile, he can go for either the Bective Stud Champion Novice Hurdle or the Alanna Homes Novice Hurdle as he has won Grade 1s over both trips. I suppose it will be a […]

DOOLEY INSURANCE GROUP TO TOP AND TAIL PUNCHESTOWN FESTIVAL  

Posted: 14th April 2022
DOOLEY INSURANCE GROUP TO TOP AND TAIL PUNCHESTOWN FESTIVAL        One of Ireland’s largest independent, family owned and run insurance brokers, the Dooley Insurance Group will once again ‘top and tail’ the Punchestown Festival and will sponsor two races during the famous festival.  The Grade 1 Dooley Insurance Group Champion Novice Chase will run at Punchestown […]

“For me Punchestown is home” – Ruby Comes Home.

Posted: 4th April 2022
There’s No Place Like Home – Ruby Walsh Joins the Punchestown Team Champion Ruby Walsh To Champion Punchestown As the much anticipated 2022 Punchestown Festival approaches the racecourse today announced Ruby Walsh as Punchestown Brand Champion in a move that will see the 12 time champion jockey officially champion the home of Irish jump racing. […]

Ladbrokes Commitment to Irish Racing Is Good As Gold

Posted: 26th November 2019
Ladbrokes Commitment to Irish Racing Is Good As Gold Presenting the 2020 Punchestown Gold Cup   One of the highlights of the Irish jump racing calendar will take place under a new banner for 2020 as the Ladbrokes Punchestown Gold Cup sponsorship announcement was made today, Tuesday 26th November 2019.     This year the €300,000 […]

Townend has a Morgiana Dream

Posted: 12th November 2019
Townend has a Morgiana Dream   Champion trainer Willie Mullins boasts a strong hand in his quest to extend his remarkable record in the Grade 1 Unibet Morgiana Hurdle at Punchestown with three-time Grade 1 winning novice, Klassical Dream spearheading his representation.     Mullins has held off all rivals in the last eight renewals of […]

Punchestown Attracts Record Attendance as Henderson Caps a Memorable Week

Posted: 4th May 2019
Punchestown Attracts Record Attendance as Henderson Caps a Memorable Week   In front of a record attendance of 37,206 on Saturday, a fine Punchestown Festival for the English contingent continued as Fusil Raffles gave Nicky Henderson a second Grade 1 victory in as many days in the AES Champion Four Year Old Hurdle.    Fusil Raffles, […]