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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, […]

Brits Who D’air Win at The Punchestown Festival as Three Feature Races Go for Export on Day Four 

Posted: 3rd May 2019
Brits Who D’air Win at The Punchestown Festival as Three Feature Races Go for Export on Day Four    The brilliant Buveur D’Air bounced back to his best with victory in the BETDAQ Punchestown Champion Hurdle which headed a brilliant day for English horses on the penultimate day of the Punchestown Festival.   The dual Champion […]

Supasundae Aiming to Light Up Yet Another Friday at Punchestown 

Posted: 2nd May 2019
Supasundae Aiming to Light Up Yet Another Friday at Punchestown    The dual Champion Hurdle winner Buveur D’Air, last year’s winner Supasundae and the brilliant mare Apple’s Jade head a stellar cast for the Grade 1 BETDAQ Punchestown Hurdle on Friday.  Gordon Elliott has yet to win this race but is hoping Apple’s Jade can […]

Clash of titans is on as Al Boum Photo, Kemboy and Bellshill all go to war in the Coral Punchestown Gold Cup

Posted: 29th April 2019
Clash of titans is on as Al Boum Photo, Kemboy and Bellshill all go to war in the Coral Punchestown Gold Cup Supa’ stars to clash on Friday as Harrington’s stable star Supasundae prepares to take on dual Champion Hurdle winner Buveur D’air following latest forfeit stage   Punchestown is set for one of the […]

Nicky Henderson and Colin Tizzard among Trainers eyeing up a slice of Punchestown’s Record Prize Money

Posted: 12th April 2019
Nicky Henderson and Colin Tizzard among Trainers eyeing up a slice of Punchestown’s Record Prize Money   Punchestown on Buveur D’air’s radar as Elliott considers options with Apple’s Jade and Samcro     Apple’s Jade and Samcro are among the names to have the option of both the Ladbrokes Champion Stayers Hurdle on the third […]

Hurdling Heavyweights Ready for Unibet Morgiana Hurdle Showdown

Posted: 16th November 2018
Hurdling Heavyweights Ready for Unibet Morgiana Hurdle Showdown Ireland’s hurdling heavyweights Faugheen, Samcro and Supasundae have all been declared to run in Sunday’s Unibet Morgiana Hurdle at Punchestown.  A thrilling renewal has attracted a quality field of six runners for the €100,000 Grade 1 contest with 2018 Punchestown Champion Hurdle winner Supasundae looking to pick […]

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 […]