Felix Yonger and Danny Mullins edged out Baily Green in a thrilling finish to the BoyleSports Champion Chase at Punchestown.
Red-hot favourite Douvan was predictably far too good for his rivals in the Herald Champion Novice Hurdle at Punchestown.
Top-class sprinting prospect Lightning Moon has been purchased by Godolphin to stay in training with Ed Walker.
The popular Hunter Chase Evening brings the curtain down on another fantastic season at Cheltenham on Wednesday.
A round-up of the rest of the early action from the opening day of the Punchestown Festival.
Richie McGrath has been cleared by the BHA of all corruption charges following a disciplinary panel hearing last month.
Ashley Iveson provides a tip for every race on Tuesday including at Punchestown, Newcastle and Chelmsford.
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Our Placepot expert Mal Boyle brings you his selections for this afternoon's meeting at Nottingham.
Views from connections ahead of the Bibby Financial Services Ireland Gold Cup at Punchestown on Wednesday.