Open finalists IRHA/IRHBA Derby determined31 March 2023
31/03/2023 – 149 Combinations entered the preliminaries of the € 67.000 added IRHA- en € 67.000 IRHBA Derby concluded yesterday in Cremona (ITA) and the field of finalists is set. In particular the L4 finals have an interesting field of entries, 22 in total. Taking the lead in the preliminaries were Arnaud Girinon (FRA) and Honey First Gunny [Gunner, owned by Le Fattorie di Matilde SRL]. Grischa Ludwig (GER) qualified 3 horses Spooks Of Genius [Spooks Gotta Whiz, owned by Margot van Doorne], score 222,5; Gunnit In Hollywood [Gunnatrashya, owned by Alexandra Schmitz], score 221,5; and West Coast Trash [Gunnatrashya, owned by Margot van Doorne], score 221,0. Ann Fonck (BEL) qualified 3 horses as well: Colonels Whize Gun [Colonels Shining Gun, owned by Anneliese en Hermann Meindert], score221,0; GP A Spook In Town [Hollywoodstinseltown, owned by GP Ranch], score 220,0; and PL Miss Gotta Whiz [Spooks Gotta Whiz, owned by GP Ranch], score 219,5. Tiara van Dongen (NLD) qualified 2 horses both owned by Gisela Haas: Orangeisthenublack [Smart Spook], score 222,0 and Voodoo Steps [Shiners Voodoo Dr], score 219,0. In the preliminaries for both the IRHA- and IRHBA L3 finals Francesco Barbagli (ITA) and Steppin To Amarillo [Steppin On Sparks, owned by Riccardo Abati] took the lead posting a 222,0. In the preliminaries for both the IRHA- and IRHBA L2 finals Angelo Benedusi (ITA) and PL Colonelsmoking CX [Gunner, owned by Ariana Aspersi] took the lead posting a 220,0 and in L1 it were Barbara Bayer (AUT) and CSG Shining Gold [Colonels Shining Gun, owned by Alessandra Zotter] taking the lead posting a 219,5.
The finals are scheduled for Saturday April 1, live streaming is taken care of by https://live.andreabonaga.it. Visit www.irha.it for additional information.
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Photo: Arnaud Girinon and Honey First Gunny. Photo: Andrea Bonaga, ITA.