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Punchestown Festival sets all-time attendance record
Mark Costello
Hail, rain, wind and snow could not keep the crowds away from the 2016 meeting
29 April 2016 Latest News
PUNCHESTOWN TUESDAY: Racegoers keep themselves and their wallets wrapped up
Hail showers mark the opening of the 2016 meeting but racegoers find their own ways to keep warm
29 April 2016 Punchestown
PUNCHESTOWN: God's in a league of his Own
The Tom George-trained gelding saw off hot favourite Vautour to gift Paddy Brennan with a first Punchestown Festival win
PUNCHESTOWN TUESDAY: Don't Touch It produces fine performance
Jessica Harrington landed her first Grade 1 of the season when Don't Touch It galloped to victory on Tuesday
29 April 2016 Punchestown
PUNCHESTOWN TUESDAY: Zabana bounces back in glory
A shambolic start at Cheltenham was forgotten on Tuesday as Zabana and Davy Russell triumphed in the Champion Novice Chase
29 April 2016 Punchestown
PUNCHESTOWN TUESDAY: Coeur De Lion makes an impression
The Robert Tyner-trained gelding proved his ability to land the Goffs Land Rover Bumper
29 April 2016 Punchestown
PUNCHESTOWN WEDNESDAY: Carlingford Lough raises the roof
The dual Irish Gold Cup winner is ridden out everyday by John Kiely, his 79 year old trainer
29 April 2016 Punchestown
PUNCHESTOWN WEDNESDAY: Bellshill holds form to snatch victory
A brave ride from Ruby Walsh saw the Willie Mullins-trained Bellshill fend off the persistent Coney Island by half a length
29 April 2016 Punchestown
PUNCHESTOWN WEDNESDAY: Golden girl Katie gifted with Grade 1 success
The Gigginstown House Stud-owned Blow By Blow provided Katie Walsh with the first Grade 1 victory of her career
29 April 2016 Punchestown
PUNCHESTOWN WEDNESDAY: Kiely: "I just ride him when I feel like it”
Anne Marie Duff reports from around the track at day two of the Punchestown Festival
29 April 2016 Punchestown
Punchestown: “Conditions made it hard work for everyone”
Staff and racegoers forced to deal with exceptionally cold conditions at the 2016 festival
29 April 2016 Latest News
Very Much So booked for Punchestown bumper
Supreme Horse Racing star reported in good form after Cheltenham performance
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