|Name:||Fostered Phil (IRE)|
|Pedigree:||Arcadio (GER) - Knock Na Shee (IRE)|
|Owners:||Neil and Sally Ewart|
Fostered Phil is a lightly raced sort and went novice hurdling last season. He started off promisingly at Hexham when second 2 ½ lengths to Aire Valley Lad and then showed an impressive turn of foot when winning at Newcastle. The horse he beat that day into third place Presentandcounting has since gone on to win another hurdle race and three chases. He has a great attitude and the ability to be a nice Novice Chaser as well.
Arcadio has proven to be a very good National Hunt sire with quantity and quality in his winners many rated 150+ and whose stars include; Hardline Grade 1 winning novice chaser, Simply The Betts a Cheltenham Festival winner and Flying Angel Grade 1 Novice Chase winner at the Aintree festival etc.
Grand dam Great Outlook has produced four winners including Black Type Chasing Cars - Punchestown Bumper and Grade A Novice Chase winner and grand, grand dam produced three winners including black type Whattabob Bumper Hurdle and chase winner so he also has a very strong pedigree.