Pontefract racecard, results and TV schedule: Today’s tips, runners, results and stats for the meeting live on Racing UK this Friday, May 25


RACING takes place at Pontefract today and we have you covered with all the latest runners, results, tips and going news.

Get yourself along to the racecourse or watch on tv as racing gets underway this afternoon.


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What time does racing start at Pontefract?

The first race is at 6.30pm.

There are six races on the card and the last race is due off at 9.00pm.

What TV channel is Pontefract on?

You can watch the racing at Pontefract on Racing UK. Racing UK is on Sky channel 426, Virgin channel 536, and UPC in Ireland on channel 411.

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What is the going at the racecourse?

The going is currently Good to Firm.

Racecourse information with leading jockeys and trainers with runners today:

  • Left-handed undulating pear-shaped course of just over 2m, with a 2f run-in. Sprints run on the main course. Final 3f uphill.
  • Low draw numbers best.
  • Leading trainers (2013-2018): R Fahey 51-286, M Johnston 37-202, T Easterby 23-192, D O’Meara 15-154.
  • Leading jockeys (2013-2018): G Lee 23-229, D Allan 21-132, P J McDonald 20-180, P Mulrennan 20-176.
  • Longest traveller: She’s Pukka (8.30) trained at Carrutherstown. Round trip of 320 miles.
  • M Johnston won the 7.30 in 2016 and 2017.

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