Robbie Colgan wins on board Mala Beach in the John Mulhern Galmoy Hurdle . Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Trainer Gordon Elliott seeking fourth Grade One victory of the season

Hurricane Fly, with Ruby Walsh aboard, wins the Morgiana Hurdle ahead of Jezki at Punchestown Racecourse in November. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Legendary hurler’s eagerly-anticipated clash with Jezki can light up final day of festival

Paul Townend on board On His Own returns to the parade ring after competing in the Lexus Steeplechase at the Leopardstown festival. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Mags Mullins can be the family pick in family-fest Grade three

Bryan Cooper celebrates winning the Lexus Steeplechase with Road To Riches at the Leopardstown Christmas Festival in Dublin. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Brave Lexus Chase win caps memorable day three hat-trick for Ryanair’s Michael O’Leary

Large crowds fill the stand on day two of the Leopardstown festival. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Temperatures are anticipated to plummet to minus three overnight

Uxizandre,  ridden by Barry Geraghty,  clears the last before winning The Shloer  Chase at Cheltenham last November. Photograph: Dan Mullan/Getty Images.

Owner JP McManus has further Grade 1 intent with At Fishers Cross

 Danny Mullins on The Paparazzi Kid at Navan last year. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Meanwhile, Sunday’s card throws up an intriguing four-runner feature

Owega Star, seen here winning the Tara Hurdle in Navan two years ago, is versatile and can exploit clean round of jumping to the full. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Barry Connell wants winner at local track but it may not be this time

Barry Geraghty celebrates winning The Lexus Steeplechase last year on Bobs Worth. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Cheltenham hero hasn’t appeared since Gold Cup but always runs best fresh

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