Veteran gelded son of, Rapide Lebel, a winner of over £1.81 million, makes his official return Friday at Mons/Ghlin, Belgium in an arranged race over 2850 meters (distance handicap).
The Prix Susans Pride Kennel drew 14 contestants including several high-earnings veterans such as Pas Sans Toi (£550,700) and Petit Javanais (£453,180). Regular pilotwill team Rapide Lebel for trainer Sebastian Guarato.
Prix Susans Pride Kennel - purse £7.200 - meters 2850 distance handicap
1. Player Simoni (Thierry Devouassaoux), Denmark
2. Britt Ten Doorn (Dirk Rotty), Belgium3. Rodeo de la Besvre (Rudy Lhomme)
4. SolstrÃ¥len (Nico Dhaenens), Denmark
5. Amigo Ten Doorn (Carlos de Soete), Belgium
Quoro d'Isques (Hein van der Hende), 2875 meters as will rest of field
Agneska (G. Simon)
Quandar (Luc Roelens)Rapide d'Epuisay (Gerard Vergaerde)
Orage Mauzun (Christophe de Groote)
Prince du Lucas (Eddy van Hout)
Petit Javanais (J. Van der Putte Jr
Pas Sans Toi (L. De Groote)Rapide Lebel ( )
Trainer Guarato reports that his pupil is back in good shape and this start will help develop his condition that may lead to an Elitloppet invitation.
by Thomas H. Hicks, for Harnesslink.com