Arvika


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Arvika

(är`vē'kä), city (1990 est. pop. 14,000), Värmland co., W Sweden, on Lake Glafsfjorden. It is a commercial and industrial center, with a lake port. Arvika was mentioned in a 13th-century Norse saga.
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Procurement of food to Arvika, Arvika business center and Eda.
Willie Mullins has won Clonmel's big race for the last two years with Arvika Ligeonniere and Champagne Fever and he relies upon Felix Yonger in a bid to complete the hat-trick.
Mullins has several other strong chances on the card and his Arvika Ligeonniere is hard to oppose in the Norman's Grove Chase.
TRUST Arvika Ligeonniere to bounce back from another disappointing trip to Cheltenham by landing the Grade 2 Normans Grove at Fairyhouse tomorrow.
Both Arvika Ligeonniere and Kid Cassidy have had Special Tiara behind when winning at Leopardston and Cheltenham respectively this season.
Arvika Ligeonniere bids to give Ireland's champion trainer Willie Mullins his first win in the race.
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