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Threat of frost forces Punchestown to inspect

Updated: Saturday, 17 Nov 2012 19:06 | Comments

The Kildare venue will hope to beat the elements in order to stage the seven-race fixture
The Kildare venue will hope to beat the elements in order to stage the seven-race fixture

Punchestown racecourse will hold a precautionary inspection at 8.00am on Sunday due to an adverse forecast for heavy overnight frost.

The track is currently raceable and going is heavy.

The seven-race card features the return of Champion Hurdle favourite Hurricane Fly in the Morgiana Hurdle.

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