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3:35 Doncaster 5 Mar 1994

Velka Pardubicka Grimthorpe Handicap Chase

(0-140, 5yo+) 3m4f OMS Good 21 fences
1st £7,181 2nd £2,168 3rd £1,054 4th £497
Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
Jockey
Trainer
Age WGT OR TS RPR MR
1   
9 106 119 124
b g Leading Man - Miss Starworthy (Twilight Alley)
Jumped well, always prominent, led 10th, drew clear before 2 out
2 
9 1013 126 127
br g Strong Gale(IRE) - Double Century (Double-U-Jay)
Led to 3rd, tracked leader, every chance before 4 out, kept on under pressure last 2
3  4 [7½]
8 102 115 112
b g The Parson - High Energy (Dalesa)
In touch, dropped rear starting final circuit, improved before 4 out, stayed on well final 2
4  2 [9½]
12 100 Out-of-Handicaps 5 114 109
ch g Laurence O - Maid O'The Wood (Prince Hansel)
Close up, led 3rd, headed 10th, stayed handy, every chance 4 out, not quicken from next
5  nk [9¾]
11 114 131 126
ch g Monsieure Edouarde - Are You Poaching (Poaching)
In touch, driven along and lost place 14th, stayed on final 2, never dangerous
6  [11¼]
11 106 119 112
b g Le Bavard(FR) - Brave Air (Brave Invader)
Held up, took closer order 14th
7  25 [36¼]
11 106 119 87
b g Green Shoon - Gone (Whistling Wind I)
In touch, struggling to keep up 6 out, faded, tailed off
8  [38¾]
9 1110 137 103
b g Halyudh(USA) - Edith Rose (Cheval)
Behind, struggling to keep up final circuit, tailed off
PU   
8 109 122
gr g Croghan Hill - Gin An Tonic (Osprey Hawk)
Settled in touch, improved final circuit, close 4th but pulled up before 6 out, broke blood vessel
UR   
8 101 Over-Weights 1 114
b g Kemal(FR) - Blue Trix (Blue Chariot)
Close 4th when blundered and unseated rider 13th