Tralee Off, Kildare And Island Dates Moved

Thu 10th Jan 2013, 11:27

Tralee point-to-point abandoned
©Healy Racing Photos
The North Kerry point-to-point due to be held at Tralee racecourse on Sunday January 20th has been called off.

The meeting has been abandoned due to ground conditions.

The Kildare point-to-point at Punchestown has been brought forward a week from Saturday February 9th to Saturday February 2nd.

Island's meeting at Ballydarragh has been put back a week and will now be held on Sunday February 10th having originally been scheduled for February 3rd.

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