Punchestown to inspect

  • Last Updated: November 18 2012, 8:22 GMT

Officials at Punchestown remain optimistic over the prospects for racing at the track on Sunday despite calling a precautionary inspection for 8am.

Go Native: due to run at Punchestown

The threat of overnight frost has forced clerk of the course Joe Collins to check conditions, but temperatures are forecast to rise during the day. The going is officially heavy on all courses.

The feature contest is due to see former Champion Hurdle hero Hurricane Fly take on Unaccompanied and Go Native in the Dobbins & Madigans @Punchestown Morgiana Hurdle.