10 July 2015
Hugo Palmer’s Aktabantay (photo), Clive Cox’s Kodi Bear and Charlie Hills’s Dutch Connection will clash with 5 other rivals in Sunday’s Prix Jean Prat over the mile (Gr 1, 3yos).
08 July 2015
Since turning trainer in 1977, former amateur rider and ex-jumps jockey André Fabre has lifted an amazing 26 French champion trainer titles. Following his first trophy in 1987, the 69 year-old Chantilly master reined 21 years in a row until relinquishing his crown for just 2 years to Jean-Claude Rouget in 2008 and Alain de Royer-Dupré in 2009,...
08 July 2015
Longchamp’s Grand Prix de Paris dates back to 1863, when it was initially run over 3,000 metres. Just 2 years after its first running, the great Gladiateur set the standard by landing the 1865 edition, fresh from his Epsom Derby win as the first French-trained thoroughbred to land the coveted English 3yo Classic.
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- Cagnes jumps meet to end on a high note
- Bold Eagle back on track following Bourgogne success
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- Eridan magnificent while Looking simply superb
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