Punchestown: gains an extra fixture after the cancellation of nine racesPICTURE: Patrick McCann (racingpost.com/photos)
Punchestown to host extra card in May
PUNCHESTOWN is to host an extra meeting on the evening of Tuesday, May 8 following the cancellation of nine races during the festival.
The move by HorseRacing Ireland means the track, which has an existing card on the Wednesday (May 9), will now host a two-day meeting.
The full programme for both days will be published early next week. Entries close at 12-noon on Thursday, May 3 for both