The first part of Classic Triple Crown - Czech 2000 Guineas / 98th Velká jarní cena Pražské plynárenské (Class A, 1m, 600 ths. CZK) - was the highlight of the fourth raceday of this season at Prague-Velká Chuchle racecourse. Among eleven 3-y-o participants grey colt Ignacius Reilly, who ran only the second lifetime race, won by half lenght and neck ahead of Amazing Gangster a Torque Power. Coach Václav Luka achieved his third win in this race, apprentice rider David Liška and owners of Syndikát V3J reached their second classic win, the first one in this race.
In other important race fo the schedule, 33rd Dr. Frankenberger Memorial Stakes (11f, 150 ths. CZK, 3yo) chesnut colt Kristiano (j. B. Ferhanov, tr. Helena Vocásková, own. Stanislav Chudáček) achieved the first lifetime win and can become one of the favorites of the June Czech Derby.
Other horse of Helena Vocásková and Stanislav Chudáček, 5-y-o mare Famous Valley won 1m 6f Class C race by seven lenghts and achieved already the eighth win in a row.