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Minella Indo shooting for big Festival double

Wed, 01/05/2019 - 02:30
Cheltenham Festival hero Minella Indo bids for another Grade One victory in the Irish Daily Mirror Novice Hurdle at Punchestown today.
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Bapaume heads Stayers field of 10

Wed, 01/05/2019 - 02:30
Bapaume heads a field of 10 in tomorrow's Ladbrokes Champion Stayers Hurdle at Punchestown.
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Champion's Bumper trio take on Elliott favourite

Wed, 01/05/2019 - 02:30
Willie Mullins has a strong hand as he bids to continue his domination of the Racing Post App Champion INH Flat Race at Punchestown today.
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Babbo's Boy the highlight as Moore steals the show at Yarmouth

Wed, 01/05/2019 - 02:30
Ryan Moore stole the show at Yarmouth yesterday after securing a treble highlighted by the Royal Ascot-bound Babbo's Boy in the Weatherbys Global Stallions App Novice Stakes.
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Bellshill for Gold, and Allaho to topple Indo

Wed, 01/05/2019 - 02:30
Al Boum Photo's relatively short career has been a kaleidoscope of extraordinary moments.
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Promising 'Baba' can show her true worth for Walker on Ascot Trials Day

Wed, 01/05/2019 - 02:30
The inaugural Royal Ascot Trials Day provides rich rewards for some and mid-summer reconnaissance for others - and Baba Ghanouj may be about to bag a bit of both.
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Dee Ex Bee out to prove stamina at Ascot

Wed, 01/05/2019 - 02:30
Dee Ex Bee looks sure to improve for a step up in trip on his seasonal return at Ascot in today's Longines Sagaro Stakes.
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Un De Sceaux recaptures Champions Chase crown with sparkling Punchestown performance

Tue, 30/04/2019 - 18:00
Un De Sceaux produced another tremendous front-running display to successfully defend his crown in the BoyleSports Champion Chase at Punchestown.
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Mullins and Walsh get off to Punchestown flyer as Klassical Dream dominates Herald Champion Novice Hurdle

Tue, 30/04/2019 - 17:36
Klassical Dream followed up his Cheltenham Festival triumph with a dominant victory in the Herald Champion Novice Hurdle at Punchestown.
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Capping a winning season

Tue, 30/04/2019 - 02:30
What better way to cap the finest season of his record-breaking training career than for Willie Mullins to return to his happiest hunting ground of Punchestown?
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Michael Verney: 'Mullins won't take in victory lap for stellar season as he chases more glory'

Tue, 30/04/2019 - 02:30
The celebrations following his 12th Irish jumps trainers' championship were still in full flow after last year's record-breaking Punchestown Festival when Willie Mullins set about adding another trophy to his already overflowing collection.
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Dream looks a dead cert to become a reality for Mullins team

Tue, 30/04/2019 - 02:30
Klassical Dream is all the rage to follow up his brilliant Cheltenham victory in today's Herald Champion Novice Hurdle at Punchestown.
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Punchestown Day One: All your top tips and race-by-race preview

Tue, 30/04/2019 - 02:30
The end of the Irish jumps season is nearly in sight, but not before the five-day Punchestown Festival kicks off, with Min the standing dish today.
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Patrick Mullins: Champion Chase is mighty Min's to lose

Tue, 30/04/2019 - 02:30
The beginning of the end of the 2018/19 season erupts today with three competitive contests.
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Oxx believes Skitter Scatter has right 'attitude' for Guineas glory

Tue, 30/04/2019 - 02:30
Veteran trainer John Oxx is relishing the prospect of unleashing Skitter Scatter in the English 1,000 Guineas at Newmarket on Sunday.
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Foley doubles up as 'Urban' takes feature

Tue, 30/04/2019 - 02:30
There was an exciting finish to the featured Woodlands Stakes at Naas last night where Johnny Murtagh sent out Urban Beat to justify 9/4 favouritism in the hands of Shane Foley.
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'Master' belies his odds to prove vintage crop for O'Brien

Mon, 29/04/2019 - 02:30
Joseph O'Brien upstaged his father Aidan as his Master Of Reality made every post a winning one to spring a 33/1 surprise in the Sequence Events Vintage Crop Stakes at Navan.
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Punchestown betting Ring: Magic Min can strike a blow for the punters

Mon, 29/04/2019 - 02:30
The British National Hunt season came to a close at Sandown on Saturday, but Irish racing fans still have five days of jumps action at Punchestown to enjoy from tomorrow.
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Eamonn Sweeney: 'The shadow of Cheltenham is ever present at its Irish equivalent'

Sun, 28/04/2019 - 21:00
Punchestown will be different this year. In 2017 and 2018 it was the stage for the dramatic denouement of one of Ireland's great sporting showdowns, with Willie Mullins overhauling Gordon Elliott in the race for the trainers' title.
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Brassil staying calm during Indian summer

Sun, 28/04/2019 - 18:30
His calm demeanour and unhurried delivery when speaking paint a picture of Martin Brassil as someone who is unlikely to get carried away. That is not to say he does not enjoy the good days, and he has had quite a few in 25 years as a trainer.
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