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Punchestown Festival Tips 2024


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Punchestown tips are in high demand among horse racing enthusiasts as the national hunt season reaches its crescendo in Ireland. With five full days of fiercely competitive racing ahead, there is no better time to note down our expert tips and to claim a host of terrific free bet offers.

Vincent Finegan's top Punchestown Festival Tips

Editor Vincent Finegan has picked out his most confident Punchestown tips.

Vincent Finegan
Vincent, who lives on the Curragh in Co. Kildare, is the editor of irishracing.com and has almost 40 years experience in the horse racing industry. He writes a weekly blog on this website covering all aspects of the sport and presents our Irish Angle video show on Mondays. He is a dual winner of The Irish Field naps table.

Punchestown Day 1 Tip

Vincent Finegan's Best Bet

    5.25pm Champion Chase - Dinoblue

    With likely favourite El Fabiolo almost certain to be rerouted to Sandown as Willie Mullins attempts to win the British Trainers Championship, it could pay to side with another of his entries here, Dinoblue. This shorter trip should play to her strengths and her mares’ allowance gives her strong claims.

Punchestown Day 2 Tip

Vincent Finegan's Best Bet

    4.15pm Novice Hurdle - Stellar Story

    Stellar Story caused a shock when winning at the Cheltenham Festival, but the form has since been franked by the placed horses, The Jukebox man and Dancing City, at Aintree and there is a strong chance that Stellar Story can build on that success here.

Punchestown Day 3 Tip

Vincent Finegan's Best Bet

    5.25pm Novice Chase - Gaelic Warrior

    Gaelic Warrior produced a scintillating display to win the Arkle Chase at Cheltenham from Found A Fifty and Il Etait Temps who both franked the form with victories at Aintree. Going right-handed back at Punchestown is an added bonus for supporters of Gaelic Warrior as he is unbeaten at this venue.

Punchestown Day 4 Tip

Vincent Finegan's Best Bet

    6.00pm Champion Hurdle - State Man

    State Man arrives having won the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham and can maintain his impeccable record around Punchestown where he is unbeaten in four previous visits to the track, including when scoring in this race last year.

Punchestown Day 5 Tip

Vincent Finegan's Best Bet

    4.50pm Champion 4-Y-O Hurdle - Bottler'secret

    Gavin Cromwell has been bringing Bottler'secret along steadily and the ex-Flat recruit deserves a try at Grade One level following another authoritative display at Fairyhouse at the beginning of the month.

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