After just failing by a head here a fortnight back, there was nobody begrudging Carvelas his success tonight in split two of the Matthews.ie Trip To Cheltenham 2018 Handicap at Dundalk.
Two of the best fancied runners fought out the finish of split one of the Matthews.ie Trip To Cheltenham 2018 Handicap. Joint favourite Bog War (7/2) was the one to emerge on top at Dundalk.
There was a good start for favourite backers on the polytrack tonight as Uncle Henry (9/4) landed the opening Dundalk Business Club 2018 Maiden.
Top Gamble could be sent on a return trip to Ireland for a shot at the Coral Dublin Chase at Leopardstown on February 3.