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Bonus Kall and Timolin steal limelight

Bonus Kall driven by Julian Farrugia winning the class Premier race held on Tuesday afternoon. (Photo In-Nazzjon - Media.Link Communications) Bonus Kall driven by Julian Farrugia winning the class Premier race held on Tuesday afternoon (Photo In-Nazzjon – Media.Link Communications)

Bonus Kall and Timolin won Tuesday’s major races which were reserved for Premier trotters and flat horses respectively. These races formed part of the 9th meeting of the season made up of eight races.

From the other six trotting races that were organized yesterday afternoon, a number of horses qualified for a series of Condition Race Finals. The class Premier race was contested by sixteen trotters. It was Bonus Kall (Julian Farrugia) was the fastest horse in the early stages. This Swedish nine year old opened a half length lead from Magic de Assigny (Charles Camilleri) and Noble d’Ete (Raymond Clifton). Bonus Kall was unchallenged for most of the distance and never relinquished the first position. This horse went on to record its first win in Malta easily by more than four lengths from Magic de Assigny. Oncle Sam (Clive Gerada) and Noble d’Ete also obtained a good placing. Bonus Kall clocked an average time of 1.15.3” per kilometer.

In the only Flat race of the day, Henderlik (Demis Zammit) was the first horse out of the gates, opening a length lead from Diamante Grande (Sarah Borg) and Privileged Boy (Michael Sultana). But with 300m to go, the early leader started to slow down and was overtaken by Timolin (Ramon Grima) which secured its first win of the year. Privileged Boy also qualified for the Chukkas Cup final after finishing in third place.

Favourite Orage du Pont (Charles Camilleri), started stepping up its pace midway through the final straight of the class Gold race. This French eleven year old trotter had to go all out in the final metres in order to gain its second win in a row from Ouragan d’Any (Frans Gauci) and L’Ideal De Fersan (Carl Caruana). Reado November (Shawn Portelli) also obtained a good place.

Two of the races organized on Tuesday were reserved for class Silver trotters. In the first race open for these trotters, Pile Ou Face (Mark Desira) led all the way and managed to notch its first win of the season by three lengths from Orio de Marancourt (Charles Camilleri). Ostheo d’Havetot (Andrew Farrugia) and Mr King (Frans Tanti) ended respectively in third and fourth place.

Ackaturbo driven by Swedish Kent Gustavsson ran unimpeded in the second class Silver race. This Belgian trotter met no particular trouble to obtain its second win of the season from Prince du Moutier (Raymond Schembri) and Lucky d’Hercla (Cliferty Calleja). Quartz du Lupin (Jeffred Said) ended fourth.

Tuesday’s card included also a pony race on short distance of 700 metres. This was won by Fox Hunt driven by George Saliba. Another programme will be held next Sunday at the Marsa Racetrack. The card will consist of eight trotting races and will include two semi finals from the Tazza l-Kbira Championship for class Premier and Gold trotters. The first race for class Copper trotters will start at 1.30pm.

Tuesday’s winners.
Race 1. Class Copper. Dist – 2140m. 1. Esmeralda Run (Redent Magro) – 1.16.7”

Race 2. Class Bronze. Dist – 2140m. 1. Quingen du Bussy (Emmanuel Fenech) – 1.16.7”

Race 3. Class Bronze. Dist – 2140m. 1. Noli de Marray (Patrick Spiteri) – 1.16.8”

Race 4. Class Flat. Dist – 1750m. 1. Timolin (Ramon Grima) – 1.46.9”

Race 5. Class Silver. Dist – 2140m. 1. Pile Ou Face (Mark Desira) – 1.16.4”

Race 6. Class Gold. Dist – 2140m. 1. Orage du Pont (Charles Camilleri) – 1.16.3”

Race 7. Class Premier. Dist – 2140m. 1. Bonus Kall (Julian Farrugia) – 1.15.3”

Race 8. Class Silver. Dist – 2140m. 1. Ackaturbo (Kent P. Gustavsson) – 1.17.1”

Bonus Kall u Timolin jirbhu t-tigrijiet ewlenin

L-aktar zewg tigrijiet mistennija li saru t-Tlieta wara nofsinhar, festa pubblika, fil-korsa tal-Marsa kienu wahda tat-trott ghal zwiemel tal-klassi Premier u ohra tal-galopp. Dawn kienu jaghmlu parti mid-disa’ laqgha tas-sena fuq tmien tigrijiet u ntrebhu minn Bonus Kall u Timolin rispettivament. Bl-eccezzjoni tat-tigrija Premier, mit-tigrjiet l-ohra tat-trott numru ta’ zwiemel ghaddew ghal sensiela ta’ finali ta’ Condition Races.

Fl-aktar tigrija importanti minn dawn, dik tal-klassi Premier, kien l-Izvediz Bonus Kall (Julian Farrugia) li beda’ l-aktar b’sahhtu wara l-karozza tat-tluq. Dan minnufih fetah vantagg ta’ nofs tul minn Magic de Assigny (Charles Camilleri) u Noble d’Ete (Raymond Clifton). Bonus Kall baqa’ jigri b’konsistenza sat-tmiem u qasam il-linja finali l-ewwel minghajr tbatija u b’aktar minn erba’ tulijiet vantagg quddiem Magic de Assigny. Oncle Sam (Clive Gerada) kellu wkoll prestazzjoni tajba bi pjazzament fit-tielet post minn Noble d’Ete. L-ewwel rebha f’Malta ghal Bonus Kall waslet f’medja ta’ 1.15.3” fil-kilometru.

Fl-uniku tigrija tal-galopp, Henderlik (Demis Zammit) kien l-aktar ziemel veloci mill-gagga tat-tluq. Fl-ewwel battuti tat-tigrija, dan fetah vantagg zghir minn Diamante Grande (Sarah Borg) u Privileged Boy (Michael Sultana). Izda madwar 300m mit-tmiem, Henderlik beda’ jnaqqas mill-giri u dlonk inqabez minn Timolin (Ramon Grima) li ha l-ewwel rebha tas-sena. Privileged Boy kien l-ahhar ziemel li ghadda ghall-finali tat-Tazza Chukkas wara li dahal fit-tielet pozizzjoni.

It-tigrija tal-klassi Gold zviluppat f’taqtiegha qawwija fl-ahhar metri bejn tliet zwiemel. Kien il-kwotat Orage du Pont (Charles Camilleri) li ha t-tieni rebha konsekuttiva bi ftit minn Ouragan d’Any (Frans Gauci) u L’Ideal de Fersan (Carl Caruana). Reado November (Shawn Portelli) temm fir-raba’ post.

Bidu qawwi wara l-karozza tat-tluq ghal Pile Ou Face (Mark Desira) ghin lil dan il-Franciz biex jiehu l-ewwel rebha tas-sena fl-ewwel tigrija tal-klassi Silver. Dan b’distakk ta’ zewg tulijiet minn Orio de Marancourt (Charles Camilleri) u Ostheo d’Havetot (Andrew Farrugia). Mr King (Frans Tanti) rega kien konsistenti bi pjazzament fir-raba’ pozizzjoni.

It-tieni tigrija mill-istess klassi ukoll ma kelliex hafna storja. Misjuq mill-Izvediz Kent P Gustavsson, il-Belgjan Ackaturbo ma falliex milli jiehu t-tieni rebha tas-sena wara li fid-dritta finali kkontrolla l-avvanz ta’ Prince du Moutier (Raymond Schembri) u Lucky d’Hercla (Cliferty Calleja). Quartz du Lupin (Jeffrey Said) temm ir-raba’.

Fl-ewwel minn zewg tigrijiet tal-klassi Bronze, Marchallach (Rodney Gatt) inqabez propju fuq il-linja finali mir-rebbieh Quingen De Bussy (Emmanuel Fenech) li ha t-tieni rebha f’Malta. Orgeat (Noel Baldacchino) u Prince de Laurne (David Ellul) dahlu warajhom f’dik l-ordni.

B’kuntrast, fit-tieni tigrija tal-istess klassi, Noli de Marray (Patrick Spiteri) iddomina tul id-distanza u ttrijonfa minghajr problemi, b’vantagg ta’ hames tulijiet minn Narcus du Roc (Noel Baldacchino). Bella Notte (Nathaniel Barbara) u Willesden Hanover (Wayne Farrugia) kellhom ukoll pjazzament tajjeb.

Il-laqgha fethet b’tigrija tal-klassi Copper. Esmeralda Run (Redent Magro) okkupat l-ewwel post tul it-tigrija kollha u harget rebbieha b’vantagg ta’ erba’ tulijiet minn Zmaj Boko (Rodney Gatt) u Minou de Perdriat (Charles Farrugia). Ideal de Suce (Sandro Cutajar) temm fir-raba’ pozizzjoni.

Il-programm inkluda wkoll tigrija tal-ponijiet bin zwiemel tal-galopp fuq 700 metru. Din intrebhet mid-debba Fox Hunt misjuqa minn Gorg Saliba.

Ir-rizultati kollha.

I Tigrija. Klassi Copper. Dist – 2140m. 1. Esmeralda Run (R. Magro) Hin – 2.44.2” (1.16.7”) 2. Zmaj Boko (R. Gatt) 3. Minou de Perdriat (C. Farrugia) 4. Ideal de Suce (S. Cutajar)

II Tigrija. Klassi Bronze. Dist – 2140m. 1. Quingen de Bussy (E. Fenech) Hin – 2.44.2” (1.16.7”) 2. Marchallach (R. Gatt) 3.
Orgeat (N. Baldacchino) 4. Prince de Laurne (D. Ellul)

III Tigrija. Klassi Bronze. Dist – 2140m. 1. Noli de Marray (P. Spiteri) Hin – 2.44.4” (1.16.8”) 2. Narcus du Roc (N. Baldacchino) 3. Bella Notte (N. Barbara) 4. Willesden Hanover (W. Farrugia)

IV Tigrija. Klassi Galopp. Dist – 1750m. 1.Timolin (R. Grima) Hin – 1.46.9” 2. Henderlik (D. Zammit) 3. Privileged Boy (M. Sultana)

V Tigrija. Klassi Silver. Dist – 2140m. 1. Pile Ou Face (M. Desira) Hin – 2.43.6” (1.16.4”) 2. Orio de Marancourt (C. Camilleri) 3. Ostheo d’Havetot (A. Farrugia) 4. Mr King (F. Tanti)

VI Tigrija. Klassi Gold. Dist – 2140m. 1. Orage du Pont (C. Camilleri) Hin – 2.43.3” (1.16.3”) 2. Ouragan d’Any (F. Gauci) 3. L’Ideal de Fersan (C. Caruana) 4. Reado November (S. Portelli)

VII Tigrija. Klassi Premier. Dist – 2140m. 1. Bonus Kall (J. Farrugia) Hin – 2.41.2” (1.15.3”) 2. Magic de Assigny (C. Camilleri) 3. Oncle Sam (C. Gerada) 4. Noble d’Ete (R. Clifton)

VIII Tigrija. Klassi Silver. Dist – 2140m. 1. Ackaturbo (K. Gustavsson) Hin – 2.45” (1.17.1”) 2. Prince du Moutier (R. Schembri) 3. Lucky d’Hercla (C. Calleja) 4. Quartz du Lupin (J. Said)

About Kenneth Vella

A horse racing enthusiast and journalist. He started his career in 1992 and today is the main correspondent on horse racing for In-Nazzjon, Il-Mument and the Times of Malta. He also writes on a number of international magazines and produces TV programmes for E22 and TVM.Kenneth is the proud winner of two consecutive awards of the Malta Broadcasting Awards for the best sport programmes with documentaries.

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