Going report

Sun 9th Dec 2012, 10:55
Racing at Punchestown today
Racing at Punchestown today
(Healy Racing Photos)
The ground at Punchestown remains heavy (1mm rain overnight). The forecast is for drizzle and light rain clearing later today.

The first of seven races is at 12.30pm with the feature being the Grade 1 John Durkan Memorial Chase at 2pm.

There is also racing today at Cork which gets under way at 12.45pm.

Gordon Lord Byron fourth in Hong Kong

Gordon Lord Byron finished just out of the placings as Ambitious Dragon defied a late scare to land the Longines Hong Kong Mile at Sha Tin.