ROAD TO RICHES following on from his recent wins at Down Royal of the Grade 1 JNWINE.COM Champion Chase and previously the Galway Plate in July, was an excellent winner of the Grade 1 Lexus Chase at Leopardstown on Sunday afternoon from fellow Tattersalls Ireland graduate On His Own.
ROAD TO RICHES was sold by Michael Hickey’s Sunnyhill Stud at the 2008 Tattersalls Ireland February N.H Sale, the son of Gamut was purchased by Capt. Simon Walford for €8,000. Second placed, On His Own was sold at the 2005 Tattersalls Ireland November National Hunt Sale by Ballincurrig House Stud to Kevin O’Brien for €38,000.
ROAD TO RICHES has put himself forward as a serious contender for the Cheltenham Gold Cup with these recent victories.
The Tattersalls Ireland February N.H Sale will take place on the 3 – 4 February and entries can be made online at www.tattersalls.ie