FOREST BELL WINS AGAIN

(Douglas Lees Photo)
Simon Hobson’s Forest Bell made it two in a row when he captured the $2,000 Virginia H.B.P.A. flat race at the Warrenton Hunt Point-to-Point at Airlie on Saturday.  With Eildh Grant in the irons, Forest Bell took the lead early on and won handily.
Hobson’s six-year-old veteran of the flat series is by Forestry out of Mambo Bell, by Kingmambo.  He was bred by the late Edward P. Evans here in Virginia.
COMPLETE ORDER OF FINISH:
1) FOREST BELL (Eildh Grant, rider, Simon Hobson, trainer & owner), $1,200; 2) Snowbuster (George Wood, John McCormack), $400; 3) Well Fashioned (Jeff Murphy, Doug Fout, Magalen O. Bryant), $220; 4) Classical Destiny (Paddy Young, Don Yovanovich, Edwared A. Gamble), $100; 5) Monstaleur (Matt Cunningham, Jalin Stable, Jazz Napravnik), $80.