20 January 2019
Although sent off favourite for the 2018 Prix de Cornulier, Bilibili could finish no closer than third to dynamic winner, Traders. Twelve months on and trainer Laurent Abrivard could well apply Nelson Mandela’s famous aphorism to himself, “I never lose. Either I win or I learn.” On Sunday, his eight year-old went head-to-head...
17 January 2019
In 2018, Traders not only became the first foreign horse to win the Prix de Cornulier, but he also smashed the record chrono set by Quif de Villeuve in 2012. Initially expected to take in the Prix d’Amérique a week later, Philippe Allaire has chosen to concentrate his charge’s efforts solely on Sunday’s monté...
13 January 2019
Fourth and last of the ‘B’ prep races ahead of the Prix d’Amérique in a fortnight’s time, the Gr.2 Prix de Belgique is one of those few races that have eluded 20-times’ champion driver, Jean-Michel Bazire. He took the bold step of sending Belina Josselyn out barefoot for Sunday’s edition, and duly passed...
- Bilibili turns tables in Cornulier romp
- Traders on course for Cornulier double?
- Fortune and misfortune for Bird and Belina
- Bird Parker vies for Belgique double
- [VIDEO] Grand Prix de Belgique
- Cottin ends Cagnes meet on a high note
- Cagnes jumps meet to end on a high note
- Bold Eagle back on track following Bourgogne success
- For Readly Express, “the aim is the Prix d’Amérique, nothing else”
- Amérique winners cross swords in Prix de Bourgogne