Punters to part with €50m at Punchestown

TAGs: Horse Racing, Punchestown Festival

Packing the Punches-town

Packing the Punches-town

If UK and Irish bookmakers got stung at the Grand National they can at least comfort themselves in the knowledge that they should win some of that money back this week. That’s because a lot of Irishmen were unable to make their annual pilgrimage to Cheltenham this year and so will be making up for it at the Punchestown Festival which starts tomorrow. No less than €50 million is expected to be thrown at ‘the Irish Cheltenham’ over the next five days. Fill ye boots, t’be sure, t’be sure… Read more.


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