Punchestown Racecard: Day 3 Runners and Riders for every race

We're at the halfway point of this year's meeting.

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The staying hurdlers take centre stage at Punchestown on Thursday – with Flooring Porter the favourite to follow up his Cheltenham success.

Gavin Cromwell’s charge made all the running in last month’s Paddy Power Stayers’ Hurdle to leave the likes of Sire Du Berlais, Paisley Park and Fury Road in his wake.

Flooring Porter faces 14 rivals in today’s Grade 1 Champion Stayers Hurdle including Pertemps Network Final winner Mrs Milner and 2020 Cheltenham Festival runner-up Ronald Pump.

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It’s the feature on day three of the Punchestown Festival 2021, with the Ryanair Novice Chase – featuring the return of Energumene from injury – being the other Grade 1 on the eight-race card.

You’ll find everything you need to know about the renewals by visiting our superb racecard feature HERE – or simply clicking on the Racecards tab at the top of the page.

We’ve got details on every single confirmed runner and rider, weights and latest odds.

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Punchestown Race Times Today

15:40 – Specialist Joinery Group Handicap Hurdle (88-123)
16:15 – Pigsback.com Handicap Chase (Grade B)
16:50 – Mongey Communications La Touche Cup Cross Country Chase
17:25 – Ladbrokes Champion Stayers Hurdle (Grade 1)
18:00 – Conway Piling Handicap Hurdle (Grade B)
18:35 – Ryanair Novice Chase (Grade 1)
19:05 – Close Brothers Mares Novice Hurdle (Listed)
19:35 – Grant Thornton (C & G) Flat Race

Punchestown Tips Today

Paddy Power pundit Mick Fitzgerald has run the rule over Thursday’s renewals at Punchestown.

15:40 – Specialist Joinery Group Handicap Hurdle (88-123) – Shakeytry (E/W) and Charcor (E/W) 

16:15 – Pigsback.com Handicap Chase (Grade B) – Raya Time

16:50 – Mongey Communications La Touche Cup Cross Country Chase – Stand Up And Fight

17:25 – Ladbrokes Champion Stayers Hurdle (Grade 1) – Ronald Pump

18:00 – Conway Piling Handicap Hurdle (Grade B) – Capodanno

18:35 – Ryanair Novice Chase (Grade 1) – Energumene

19:05 – Close Brothers Mares Novice Hurdle (Listed) – Magic Daze

19:35 – Grant Thornton (C & G) Flat Race – Grand Jury

*All prices are bang up to date with our snazzy widget, while in-copy odds are accurate at time of publication but subject to change

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