Going Update

Wed 20th Feb 2013, 08:56

Punchestown
©Healy Racing Photos
By Thomas Weekes
The ground at Punchestown, ahead of today's fixture, is currently soft to heavy, heavy in places. The first of seven races gets underway at 2.05pm.

Meanwhile Clonmel, which races on Thursday, is currently soft to heavy, heavy in places. The forecast is for dry and bright days both today and tomorrow.

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