News from horse race
6yo horse ALDZARB (j. Laube, tr. Šavujev, own. Ramzan Kadyrov) won the main race of the second raceday in Prague, 60th Factoring ČS April Stakes (9f, 150 ths. CZK, 4-y-o+) in fast time 1:51,43 and reached the fourth lifetime win.
3yo filly RAPET won, also in fast time 1:26,26, 44th Rudolf Deyl Memorial Stakes - Czech 1000 Guineas and achieved the first win in the career. It was first win also for owner Stáj RA-PET.CZ, coach Václav Luka won the fourth Prague's race in this year and very talented apprentice rider David Liška, who won three races in this day, won already eight races in the new Czech season.
7yo gelding MASTER OF GOLD defended the win in main arce of this year's opening raceday 91st Gomba handicap of Mayor of Prague (6f, 135 ths. CZK), reached the second fastest time in the history of the race 1:10,67. Henrytheaeroplane placed second, with Sign of the Zodiac third. Winner is owned by TVD stable, trained by Greg Wroblewski and was ridden by three times Polish jockey-champion Szczepan Mazur. TVD, Wroblewski and Mazur won two races of the day, very successful were also trainer Václav Luka, who won three races, and apprentice champion rider David Liška, who, for the first time in his life, won four races in one day.
Excellent entries to the highlight of the opening raceday, 91st Mayor of Prague Gomba handicap includes last year's winner Master of Gold and EJC Million champion Ultimate Fight, followed by winners of four editions of June Class A sprint race (TRM Stakes) Nine ou Four, Sign of the Zodiac and Hello Hobby, or winner of St Wenceslas Stakes 2016 Anitschka! The first raceday of this season, seven races on the schedule, takes place on Sunday, April 8, at 2 p. m.
On Thursday, March 1, the online advance sale of tickets for this year's racing season in Prague-Velké Chuchle was launched.
The 2018 horseracing season at Prague-Velká Chuchle racecourse begins on April 8th and classic races are among the highlights of this season.