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Sporting Life
Van Der Decken deliversJoanna Lumley 70th Birthday Celebration Handicap.Jennies Jewel, last seen finis
Van Der Decken delivers
Sporting Life / Posted 4 days ago
Joanna Lumley 70th Birthday Celebration Handicap.Jennies Jewel, last seen finishing second in a Grade One over hurdles at Punchestown, made a successful return to the Flat game with a one-length success in the Irish Tatler Handicap.Trainer Jarlath... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Who is the highest rated jumps horse this season? Celebrate the champions in picturesresult in 2015/2016 season: unbeaten in all starts in 2015/2016 season, includi
Who is the highest rated jumps horse this season? Celebrate the champions in pictures
Horse and Hound / Posted 4 days ago
result in 2015/2016 season: unbeaten in all starts in 2015/2016 season, including wins in the Racing Post Arkle Challenge Trophy Chase at Cheltenham, the Doom Bar Maghull Novices’ Chase at Aintree and the Ryanair Novice Chase... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Prize Money has the form to land the spoils at GoodwoodThe Clouds (7.50) is a confident selection returning to a left-handed track hav
Prize Money has the form to land the spoils at Goodwood
Banbury Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
The Clouds (7.50) is a confident selection returning to a left-handed track having jumped violently out to the left at Punchestown last time. The selection won this corresponding event two years ago and whilst he wouldn’t want the ground to... Read more
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Sporting Life
Irish Eyes: Go direct for DChas some very useful form and rightly carries the highest rating into this even
Irish Eyes: Go direct for DC
Sporting Life / Posted 11 days ago
has some very useful form and rightly carries the highest rating into this event following a second to Annie Power at Punchestown and her third to Vroum Vroum Mag in the David Nicholson Mares' Hurdle, both over two and a half miles.She... Read more
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chroniclelive
Who is Graham Wylie and how did he help to set up software giant Sage?Tidal Bay, Boston Bob, On His Own and Nichols Canyon, and has had winners at pr
Who is Graham Wylie and how did he help to set up software giant Sage?
chroniclelive / Posted 13 days ago
Tidal Bay, Boston Bob, On His Own and Nichols Canyon, and has had winners at prestigious races at Cheltenham, Aintree, Punchestown and Royal Ascot. Graham Wylie at the Annual CHUF charity golf day at Close House Can you tell us about his... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Expo Du Moulin who won four medals with Arnaud Boiteau diesfour medals — team gold at the 2004 Athens Olympics and team silver at the 2003
Expo Du Moulin who won four medals with Arnaud Boiteau dies
Horse and Hound / Posted 14 days ago
four medals — team gold at the 2004 Athens Olympics and team silver at the 2003, 2005 and 2007 European Championships, in Punchestown, Blenheim and Pratoni del Vivaro. Expo’s best individual championship performances were eighth at the Blenheim... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Ian Stark injured in fall from young horseat the 1998 Games. He also collected five world and nine European medals, inclu
Ian Stark injured in fall from young horse
Horse and Hound / Posted 20 days ago
at the 1998 Games. He also collected five world and nine European medals, including individual European gold in 1991 at Punchestown riding Glenburnie. He last competed internationally with Looks Similar, with whom he finished 10th at Saumur in... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Aidan O’Brien is class act of terrific Guineas Festival at Newmarketthe next 350 years! Former pupil Skelton is now the only UK threat to master t
Aidan O’Brien is class act of terrific Guineas Festival at Newmarket
Derbyshire Times / Posted 24 days ago
the next 350 years! Former pupil Skelton is now the only UK threat to master trainer Nicholls A vibrant week of action at Punchestown finally wrapped up the Jumps season and left me reflecting on a thousand and one things I wish I’d had the time... Read more
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chad
Aidan O’Brien is class act of terrific Guineas Festival at Newmarketthe next 350 years! Former pupil Skelton is now the only UK threat to master t
Aidan O’Brien is class act of terrific Guineas Festival at Newmarket
chad / Posted 24 days ago
the next 350 years! Former pupil Skelton is now the only UK threat to master trainer Nicholls A vibrant week of action at Punchestown finally wrapped up the Jumps season and left me reflecting on a thousand and one things I wish I’d had the time... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Found can reverse the form at the Curraghcapped-off a terrific season with Fletcher’s Flyer finally coming good over fen
Found can reverse the form at the Curragh
Banbury Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
capped-off a terrific season with Fletcher’s Flyer finally coming good over fences landing a competitive handicap chase at Punchestown on Saturday and Mr Kite (2.10) can put the yard further success in the Kempton opener under Noel Fehily. The... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Apple's Jade makes it a Grade One double at Punchestown Apple's Jade wins emphatically at Punchestown Apple's Jade completed her Gra
Apple's Jade makes it a Grade One double at Punchestown
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
Apple's Jade wins emphatically at Punchestown Apple's Jade completed her Grade One double as she ran out an impressive winner of the AES Champion Four Year Old Hurdle at Punchestown. Willie... Read more
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RTE News
Whiteout storms to Mares Champion Hurdle gloryproduced a cracking performance from the front to land the Irish Stallion Farms
Whiteout storms to Mares Champion Hurdle glory
RTE News / Posted 26 days ago
produced a cracking performance from the front to land the Irish Stallion Farms EBF Mares Champion Hurdle at Punchestown. The 16-1 chance was much the lesser-fancied of Willie Mullins' duo behind favourite Limini, but after winning... Read more
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RTE News
Punchestown Day 5 Tips and Previewstoo. Jer’s Girl won a grade one mares race at Fairyhouse, and followed that wi
Punchestown Day 5 Tips and Previews
RTE News / Posted 26 days ago
too. Jer’s Girl won a grade one mares race at Fairyhouse, and followed that with an easy win in on open novice hurdle at Punchestown today. Her owner also has Ivanovich Gorbatov in this, and you would assume she won’t run, but if she does,then... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Girls steal the show as star mares shine on Punchestown Ladies' Day | Irish Examiner Friday, April 29, 2016 - 08:54 pm Two mares fittingly lit
Girls steal the show as star mares shine on Punchestown Ladies' Day
Irish Examiner / Posted 27 days ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, April 29, 2016 - 08:54 pm Two mares fittingly lit up Ladies' Day at the Punchestown... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Vroum Vroum Mag hits top gear at Punchestown for Willie Mullins and Ruby Walsh Vroum Vroum Mag shows her brilliance in the Punchestown Champion Hurdle Vrou
Vroum Vroum Mag hits top gear at Punchestown for Willie Mullins and Ruby Walsh
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
Vroum Vroum Mag shows her brilliance in the Punchestown Champion Hurdle Vroum Vroum Mag stylishly handled the return to two miles by holding off the persistent challenge... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gavin Cromwell joy as Jer's Girl has the power at Punchestown Jer's Girl lands her second Grade One at Punchestown Jer's Girl gave Barry G
Gavin Cromwell joy as Jer's Girl has the power at Punchestown
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
Jer's Girl lands her second Grade One at Punchestown Jer's Girl gave Barry Geraghty and JP McManus a third Grade One success of the week with victory in the Tattersalls Ireland Champion... Read more
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Irish Examiner
‘Super-duper sub’ Vroum Vroum Mag stylishly wins Champion HurdleVroum Mag stylishly handled the return to two miles by holding off the persiste
‘Super-duper sub’ Vroum Vroum Mag stylishly wins Champion Hurdle
Irish Examiner / Posted 27 days ago
Vroum Mag stylishly handled the return to two miles by holding off the persistent challenge of Identity Thief in the Betdaq Punchestown Champion Hurdle. Only parachuted into the race on Wednesday morning when Willie Mullins was not 100% happy with... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Roz Purcell turns heads at Punchestown Day Four | Irish Examiner Friday, April 29, 2016 - 05:41 pm Roz Purcell turned head
Roz Purcell turns heads at Punchestown Day Four
Irish Examiner / Posted 27 days ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, April 29, 2016 - 05:41 pm Roz Purcell turned heads today at Day Four of the Punchestown festivities. The former Miss Universe... Read more
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RTE News
Vroum Vroum hits top gear in Punchestown HurdleVroum Mag stylishly handled the return to two miles by holding off the persiste
Vroum Vroum hits top gear in Punchestown Hurdle
RTE News / Posted 27 days ago
Vroum Mag stylishly handled the return to two miles by holding off the persistent challenge of Identity Thief in the Betdaq Punchestown Champion Hurdle. Only parachuted into the race on Wednesday morning when Willie Mullins was not 100 per cent... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Galileo Gold can produce a big run at Newmarketbig as 7/1 although, as ever, it is a hot Newmarket handicap with many of the t
Galileo Gold can produce a big run at Newmarket
Banbury Guardian / Posted 27 days ago
big as 7/1 although, as ever, it is a hot Newmarket handicap with many of the top yards represented. The final day of the Punchestown Festival and I am convinced there is a big prize in Fletchers Flyer (3.10) for Harry Fry. The yard weren’t firing... Read more
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RTE News
Punchestown Festival Day FourBrian Gleeson, Tom Lee and Tracy Piggott. Includes Nuacht and RTÉ News with Sig
Punchestown Festival Day Four
RTE News / Posted 27 days ago
Brian Gleeson, Tom Lee and Tracy Piggott. Includes Nuacht and RTÉ News with Signing. Coverage continues on RTE2 As it happened: Punchestown Festival Day ThreeAs it happened: Punchestown Festival Day TwoAs it happened: Punchestown Festival... Read more
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Sporting Life
Blue is the colour2.00 Arthenus, 2.30 PROFITABLE (NAP), 3.05 Jack Hobbs, 3.45 Air Force Blue, 4.2
Blue is the colour
Sporting Life / Posted 27 days ago
2.00 Arthenus, 2.30 PROFITABLE (NAP), 3.05 Jack Hobbs, 3.45 Air Force Blue, 4.20 Venturous, 4.55 Tathqeef, 5.30 Tawakkol.PUNCHESTOWN: 2.35 Cantlow, 3.10 Fletchers Flyer, 3.50 Limini, 4.25 Apple's Jade, 5.00 Potters Cross, 5.35 Desoto County, 6.10... Read more
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Sporting Life
Dont believe the hype?track, every time. He was untouchable as a two-year-old and he's turned into a
Dont believe the hype?
Sporting Life / Posted 27 days ago
track, every time. He was untouchable as a two-year-old and he's turned into a huge, big monster of a horse."Speaking at a Punchestown preview two and a half weeks ago, the 'M' word made a repeat showing from O'Brien jnr."Air Force Blue is very... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Michael O'Leary admits to Don Cossack career fearsCup hero Don Cossack is over after the horse sustained a tendon injury. The ni
Michael O'Leary admits to Don Cossack career fears
Irish Examiner / Posted 27 days ago
Cup hero Don Cossack is over after the horse sustained a tendon injury. The nine-year-old was ruled out of this week's Punchestown Festival due to his tendon issue and while trainer Gordon Elliott remains hopeful of getting his stable star back... Read more
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Sporting Life
OLeary: I fear Don has had itlast week.Don Cossack: Sidelined with tendon issue. Follow us on TwitterThe ni
OLeary: I fear Don has had it
Sporting Life / Posted 27 days ago
last week.Don Cossack: Sidelined with tendon issue. Follow us on TwitterThe nine-year-old was ruled out of this week's Punchestown Festival due to his injury and while trainer Gordon Elliott remains hopeful of getting his stable star back to... Read more
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RTE News
O'Leary fearful Don Cossack's career may be overCup hero Don Cossack is over after the horse sustained a tendon injury. The ni
O'Leary fearful Don Cossack's career may be over
RTE News / Posted 27 days ago
Cup hero Don Cossack is over after the horse sustained a tendon injury. The nine-year-old was ruled out of this week's Punchestown Festival due to his tendon issue and while trainer Gordon Elliott remains hopeful of getting his stable star back... Read more
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Sporting Life
Tent looks just Champion Anita Chambers is backing My Tent Or Yours to win the Punchestown Champion Hu
Tent looks just Champion
Sporting Life / Posted 27 days ago
Anita Chambers is backing My Tent Or Yours to win the Punchestown Champion Hurdle on Friday - she has a tip for every UK and Irish race.My Tent Or Yours (l): Back to his favoured trip Follow us on TwitterBANGOR: 5.45 Young... Read more
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Herald.ie
Air force can fly highbut go with Stormy as each-way alternative Niall Cronin – 29 April 2016 02:30
Air force can fly high
Herald.ie / Posted 27 days ago
but go with Stormy as each-way alternative Niall Cronin – 29 April 2016 02:30 AM As the jump season comes to a climax at Punchestown tomorrow, the Flat season gets into top gear with the first Classics of the season at Newmarket this... Read more
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Sporting Life
Live Graham Cunningham chatin the live chat As ever GC will be reflecting on all the big news stories, re
Live Graham Cunningham chat
Sporting Life / Posted 28 days ago
in the live chat As ever GC will be reflecting on all the big news stories, reviewing the recent action at Sandown and Punchestown and looking ahead to a Classic weekend at Newmarket. So send your questions in now via email to... Read more
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Sporting Life
Thief to steal the limelight Man On The Spot picks out his best bets from day four at Punchestown with Ide
Thief to steal the limelight
Sporting Life / Posted 28 days ago
Man On The Spot picks out his best bets from day four at Punchestown with Identity Thief taken to land the feature.Identity Thief is expected to go well on Friday Follow us on Twitter15.40 KFM Hunters ChaseShin A Vee... Read more
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RTE News
Punchestown Day 4 Tips and Previewsas she’s want, she should take beating if back on song. Bonny Kate is currently
Punchestown Day 4 Tips and Previews
RTE News / Posted 28 days ago
as she’s want, she should take beating if back on song. Bonny Kate is currently 13/2 and that looks a good bet. Betdaq Punchestown Champion Hurdle [Grade One, 5.30pm] The Betdaq Punchestown Champion Hurdle is the big race of the day, and in a... Read more
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Sporting Life
Donn McClean: Go on Girl Irish form expert Donn McClean previews the fourth day of the Punchestown Fes
Donn McClean: Go on Girl
Sporting Life / Posted 28 days ago
Irish form expert Donn McClean previews the fourth day of the Punchestown Festival, with Jer's Girl considered great value.Jer's Girl should be backed to win at Punchestown Follow us on TwitterIt is mildly surprising that... Read more
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RTE News
Douvan cruises to Ryanair Novice Chase victory19:29 | Comments Douvan rounded off his spectacular season with another faultl
Douvan cruises to Ryanair Novice Chase victory
RTE News / Posted 28 days ago
19:29 | Comments Douvan rounded off his spectacular season with another faultless display in the Ryanair Novice Chase at Punchestown. Unbeaten in nine previous starts since joining Willie Mullins, the brilliant six-year-old was the 2-9 favourite... Read more
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RTE News
One Track Mind takes Stayers Hurdle prizeglory for Warren Greatrex and Gavin Sheehan with victory in a dramatic running
One Track Mind takes Stayers Hurdle prize
RTE News / Posted 28 days ago
glory for Warren Greatrex and Gavin Sheehan with victory in a dramatic running of the Ladbrokes Champion Stayers Hurdle at Punchestown. With staying star Thistlecrack not in attendance, the three-mile contest looked a good opportunity for either... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Vroum Vroum Mag can land feature race at PunchestownWe’ve teamed up with BetVictor and Charlie McCann to preview the day’s racing.
Vroum Vroum Mag can land feature race at Punchestown
Banbury Guardian / Posted 28 days ago
We’ve teamed up with BetVictor and Charlie McCann to preview the day’s racing. Day four of the Punchestown Festival and Cue Card was the latest big name to blow out. The King George winner is obviously better than he showed on Wednesday when his... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Blow By Blow makes it a first Grade One success for Katie Walsh at Punchestown Blow By Blow keeps Moon Racer at bay Blow By Blow made virtually every yard
Blow By Blow makes it a first Grade One success for Katie Walsh at Punchestown
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
Blow By Blow keeps Moon Racer at bay Blow By Blow made virtually every yard of the running under Katie Walsh for a famous success in the Attheraces.com Champion INH Flat... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Barry Geraghty salutes John Kiely as Carlingford takes Gold at Punchestown Barry Geraghty celebrates winning the Punchestown Gold Cup on Carlingford Lou
Barry Geraghty salutes John Kiely as Carlingford takes Gold at Punchestown
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
Barry Geraghty celebrates winning the Punchestown Gold Cup on Carlingford Lough Barry Geraghty heaped praise on trainer John Kiely as Carlingford Lough powered home to cause... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bellshill digs deep for Daily Mirror Novice honours at Punchestown Bellshill is in front at the last Bellshill showed talent and tenacity in eq
Bellshill digs deep for Daily Mirror Novice honours at Punchestown
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
Bellshill is in front at the last Bellshill showed talent and tenacity in equal measure to claim top honours in the Irish Daily Mirror Novice Hurdle at Punchestown. Winner of the... Read more
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Sporting Life
Bless looks best in La Touche Man On The Spot picks out his best bets from day three at Punchestown and lik
Bless looks best in La Touche
Sporting Life / Posted 28 days ago
Man On The Spot picks out his best bets from day three at Punchestown and likes Bless The Wings in the La Touche Cup.Bless The Wings (r) can hit the target in the La Touche Cup Follow us on Twitter1540 JLT Handicap... Read more
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Sporting Life
Obeaux to call the tune Alpha Des Obeaux can claim the big stayers' prize at Punchestown on Thursday,
Obeaux to call the tune
Sporting Life / Posted 28 days ago
Alpha Des Obeaux can claim the big stayers' prize at Punchestown on Thursday, says Nick Robson. He's previewed every card.Alpha Des Obeaux (r) does not have to face Thistlecrack this time out Follow us on TwitterCHELMSFORD:... Read more
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RTE News
Punchestown Day 3: Tips and Previewsthe one I like is the Henry De Bromhead-trained Sizing Codelco. He was fifth i
Punchestown Day 3: Tips and Previews
RTE News / Posted 28 days ago
the one I like is the Henry De Bromhead-trained Sizing Codelco. He was fifth in a big field handicap hurdle at last year's Punchestown Festival off a mark of 135, and gave Shaneshill a good race at Naas over fences in December. Last time, he... Read more
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Daily Star
Thunder, hail and snow: May Day Bank Holiday weather hellwintry showers will batter the UK – so do not bother heading to the seaside. P
Thunder, hail and snow: May Day Bank Holiday weather hell
Daily Star / Posted 29 days ago
wintry showers will batter the UK – so do not bother heading to the seaside. PARacegoers shelter from the bad weather at Punchestown Festival at Punchestown Temperatures across much of the UK will struggle to get into double figures while the... Read more
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Sporting Life
Rathpatrick to raise the roof Our Irish expert Donn McClean is keen on Rathpatrick from day three of the ac
Rathpatrick to raise the roof
Sporting Life / Posted 29 days ago
Our Irish expert Donn McClean is keen on Rathpatrick from day three of the action at the Punchestown Festival.Barry Geraghty takes the mount on Rathpatrick Follow us on TwitterIt has been a great festival so far, the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Katie Walsh ‘massively over the moon’ to win first Grade One racevirtually every yard of the running under Katie Walsh for a famous success in t
Katie Walsh ‘massively over the moon’ to win first Grade One race
Irish Examiner / Posted 29 days ago
virtually every yard of the running under Katie Walsh for a famous success in the Attheraces.com Champion INH Flat Race at Punchestown. A winner at Navan in February and Fairyhouse in March, the Gigginstown House Stud-owned gelding was one of four... Read more
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Irish Examiner
‘Brilliant training performance’ sees Carlingford Lough earn surprise Gold Cup winon trainer John Kiely as Carlingford Lough powered home to cause a minor upset
‘Brilliant training performance’ sees Carlingford Lough earn surprise Gold Cup win
Irish Examiner / Posted 29 days ago
on trainer John Kiely as Carlingford Lough powered home to cause a minor upset in the Bibby Financial Services Ireland Punchestown Gold Cup. Winner of the Irish Gold Cup at Leopardstown in February - as he was in 2015 - before finishing a... Read more
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RTE News
Carlingford Lough surges to Gold Cup glory'Brilliant' Carlingford Lough surges to Punchestown Gold Cup gloryUpdated: Wedn
Carlingford Lough surges to Gold Cup glory
RTE News / Posted 29 days ago
'Brilliant' Carlingford Lough surges to Punchestown Gold Cup gloryUpdated: Wednesday, 27 Apr 2016 18:49 | Comments John Kiely celebrated the biggest win of his long training career when Carliingford Lough finished with a wet sail to take the G1... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Alpha Des Obeaux can bounce back at PunchestownWe’ve teamed up with BetVictor and Charlie McCann to preview the day’s racing.
Alpha Des Obeaux can bounce back at Punchestown
Banbury Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
We’ve teamed up with BetVictor and Charlie McCann to preview the day’s racing. The opening day of the Punchestown Festival saw a couple of Willie Mullins hot-pots turned over and I’m not convinced it has been the best of weeks for the legendary... Read more
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RTE News
Annie Power misses Punchestown Champion HurdleUpdated: Wednesday, 27 Apr 2016 11:13 | Comments Annie Power has not been decl
Annie Power misses Punchestown Champion Hurdle
RTE News / Posted 29 days ago
Updated: Wednesday, 27 Apr 2016 11:13 | Comments Annie Power has not been declared for Friday's Betdaq Punchestown Champion Hurdle, but trainer Willie Mullins will be represented by another impressive... Read more
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29d
Sporting Life
Super Ted looks the Veale deal Man On The Spot can't see past Cue Card on day two at Punchestown while he's
Super Ted looks the Veale deal
Sporting Life / Posted 29 days ago
Man On The Spot can't see past Cue Card on day two at Punchestown while he's keen on a return to winning form for Ted Veale.15.40 - Martinstown Opportunity Series Final Handicap Hurdle (95-123)Just one favourite has... Read more
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Sporting Life
OBrien set for Ascot strikeYeats, 3.10 Just Be Lucky, 3.45 Maleficent Queen, 4.15 Barkston Ash, 4.50 Extor
OBrien set for Ascot strike
Sporting Life / Posted 29 days ago
Yeats, 3.10 Just Be Lucky, 3.45 Maleficent Queen, 4.15 Barkston Ash, 4.50 Extortion, 5.25 Captain Dion, 6.00 Hit The Lights.PUNCHESTOWN: 3.40 Poker School, 4.20 Balko Des Flos, 4.55 Bellshill, 5.30 Cue Card, 6.05 Aspen Colorado, 6.40 Irish Cavalier,... Read more
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