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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2024

We wish you a very Happy Holiday season and a peaceful and prosperous New Year.

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Published 21. 12. 2023 14:02

Maxmilián is a chance for next year

On Saturday, November 4, this year's racing season in Chuchle Arena Prague ended. The highlight of the derniere program, thirteenth part of the season, was the 7th PP Asset Management Prague Winter Favorite Stakes (1800 m, 100 ths CZK) for 2yo horses. It brought the easy winner, only one Czech bred horse in the field of five, Maxmilián, who won by seven lenghts and stayed unbeaten also after his second lifetime race.

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Author: Jiří Zlámaný Published 14. 11. 2023 12:08

Magic Merlin won in the fastest time

The penultimate part of this year's metropolitan racing season took place in Chuchle Arena Prague on Sunday, October 22, with the very prestigious ultra-stayers race the 102nd President Stakes sponsored by Lokotrans, which was personally watched by the President of the Czech Republic, Petr Pavel. In front of huge crowd, the favourite Magic Merlin won in the new record time of the track 3:25,15 and completed the autumn stayers triple crown.

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Author: Jiří Zlámaný Published 14. 11. 2023 12:07

Saturday in pink

The eleventh chapter of this year's metropolitan season in Chuchle Arena Prague offered three top-races in its program, and horses whose jockeys wore pink colours won in all of them. Five-time Czech and eight-time Spanish champion Václav Janáček won twice for the Lokotrans stable, Tomáš Lukášek reached one win for the Statek Blata Český ráj stable before leaving for a winter engagement in Qatar.

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Author: Jiří Zlámaný Published 25. 9. 2023 23:44

Sternkranz won EŽ Praha Gold Cup for the third time

The second Sunday in September is traditionally the only date of the year when, in addition to flat races, fences races are held in Chuchle Arena Prague. The highlight of the program, the EŽ Praha Gold Cup, as the longest fences race in the Czech Republic, has already written its own this year the seventeenth chapter and for the first time in its history the same horse achieved a third triumph. Favorite Sternkranz showed rocket acceleration in the end and achieved a clean hat trick.

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Author: Jiří Zlámaný Published 13. 9. 2023 11:44

Magic Merlin and Ignacius Reilly: The stars of the main races

On Sunday, September 3, the second half of this year's metropolitan racing season started in Chuchle Arena Prague. The highlights of the program were the last classic test of the year 78th PP Asset Management St Leger (Class A, 1 3/4m, 3yo c+f, 550 ths CZK) and the most important comparative test of three-year-old and older milers 45th CK Martin Tour Prague Stakes (Class A, 1m, 3yo+, 550 ths. CZK).

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Author: Jiří Zlámaný Published 4. 9. 2023 23:28

Filly Abha excelled in the Czech Derby

Traditionally, on the last Sunday of June, the most prestigious race of the season, the Czech Derby (local Gd-3, 1 1/2m, 3yo c+f, 2 million CZK) took place in the Chuchle Arena Prague. In front of a full grandstand, in a great atmosphere, the winner of its 103rd edition was dark brown filly Abha, trained by Ingrid Janáčková-Koplíková and excellently ridden by the Portuguese jockey Ricardo Sousa for the Statek Blata Český raj stable of the Dufek family.

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Author: Jiří Zlámaný Published 26. 6. 2023 13:34

Unbeaten Jardin Michelet dominated the classic race

On Sunday, May 14, the first part of this year's racing season culminated in the Chuchle Arena Prague with the opening leg of the Classic Triple Crown, the 102nd Czech 2000 Guineas, sponsored by CONSEQ. Fourteen colts and one filly took part in the one mile prestigious test for a total of 550 ths CZK, last year's junior champion Devil In Pink was the favorite of the race.

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Author: Jiří Zlámaný Published 15. 5. 2023 16:43

Dominating Vert Liberte in the President Stakes

On Sunday, October 23, the penultimate raceday of this metropolitan season took place in front of a completely filled grandstand in Chuchle Arena Prague. The main race of the day, held under the auspices of the President of the Czech Republic, Miloš Zeman, was turned into a sovereign triumph by the favored Vert Liberte with jockey Petr Foret. The representative of DS Pegas stable won in the 101st President Stakes (Class A, 2m, 200 ths. CZK) and stayed unbeaten in this season.

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Author: Jiří Zlámaný Published 1. 11. 2022 13:50

Queen of Beaufay triumphed in the Czech Derby

foto: B. Křižan

In hot weather, the top-raceday took place on Sunday, June 26, at the Chuchle Arena Prague, culminating in the 102nd CPIPG Czech Derby, the most prestigious classic test for three-year-old colts and fillies. The event took place under the auspices of the Minister of Defense Jana Černochová and the original accompanying program, prepared by the Czech Army, was well received by the audience.

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Author: TZ Chuchle Arena Praha Published 4. 7. 2022 12:08

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