The Punchestown Champion Hurdle is the €200,000 feature on the fourth day of the Festival and the second and third from the Cheltenham equivalent, My Tent or Yours and Petit Mouchoir, do battle again A couple of those down the field that afternoon, Wicklow Brave (blinkered now for the first time) and Brain Power, will also attempt to retrieve their reputations.
HARRYFry was singing the praises of Noel Fehily after Unowhatimeanharry turned the tables on his Cheltenham conqueror Nichols Canyon in a pulsating Ladbrokes Champion Stayers Hurdle at Punchestown yesterday.
NICHOLS Canyon (Ruby Walsh) and Lil Rockerfeller (Richard Johnson), separated by just three-quarters of a length at Cheltenham, renew rivalry in the Ladbrokes Champion Stayers Hurdle at Punchestown this evening.
Aljazzi has a couple of decent early-season entries and if she is to prove competitive in such events, she really should be putting up a good show in the Watch Racing UK On Sky 432 Snowdrop Fillies’ Stakes at Kempton today.
ABSOLUTE Blast has made a swift ascent in the ratings since transferring to Britain before Christmas and she can cap off a fantastic campaign by taking the Betway Easter Classic, the highlight of All-Weather Championships Finals Day at Lingfield.