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3:45 Leopardstown (IRE) 2 Feb 2019

Frank Ward Solicitors Arkle Novice Chase (Grade 1)

(5yo+) 2m1f Good 11 fences
1st €73,750 2nd €23,750 3rd €11,250 4th €5,000


Pos. (Draw)
Horse / SP
Trainer / Jockey
6 1110 154 136 161
b g Network(GER) - Fee Magic(FR) (Phantom Breeze)
Held up in 5th until left 4th at 2nd, closer in 3rd at bypassed 2nd last, travelled well on inner to lead last, pushed clear run-in, comfortably (op 5/4)
2  7
6 1110 t 148 128 153
b g Stowaway - Manorville(IRE) (Flemensfirth)
Chased leaders in 3rd when left 2nd at 2nd, pushed along home turn, disputed approaching last where left clear 2nd, kept on same pace, not match winner run-in (op 12/1)
3  13 [20]
6 1110 t 147 114 140
b g Lope De Vega(IRE) - Danielli(IRE) (Danehill)
Chased leaders in 4th, left 3rd at 2nd, pushed along and no impression in rear at bypassed 2nd last, kept on one pace run-in into moderate 3rd closing stages (op 6/1)
4  [21½]
6 1110 tp 151 112 146
b g Voix Du Nord(FR) - Nouca De Thaix(FR) (Subotica)
Took keen hold to post, raced in rear until closer in 4th approaching home turn, no impression when hampered and left 3rd at last, no extra and dropped to 4th closing stages
9 1110 148
b g Beneficial - Dato Vic(IRE) (Old Vic)
Tracked leader in 2nd, took keen hold, fell 2nd (op 4/1)
7 1110 h 151 151
br g Voix Du Nord(FR) - Pommbelle(FR) (Apple Tree)
Led, jumped right at times, ridden and joined approaching last where fell (op 7/1)
Penultimate fence omitted on both circuits; low sun