Seraphin Du Paon will defend HH The President’s Cup on Sunday

February 3, 2012 Abu Dhabi~On Sunday, February 5, Seraphin Du Paon will seek to defend his crown in the 2200m HH The President’s Cup after having made an impressive win in the prep race. His triumph of this title last year came just his grand win at  the Kahayla Classic on Dubai World Cup night. With new trainer, Ernst Oertel, he has a good chance to repeat.

Oertel said: “It is easy to plan with these good horses and this has always been the first big target, via the prep, with World Cup night on the agenda at the end of the season.

“He won the prep well and we are very hopeful he can follow up.”

This race will pit Frynchman against stable mate, Jarnin. The field is one of top contenders and ages range from 5 yo 10 years : Kandar Du Falgas, 10 Musharab, 5, Nieshan, 6, NIL Blanc, 9, Periander,  Rabah De Carrere, 7, Raked, 7, Rami, 6, Sahib Du Clos, 6, Seraphin Du Paon, 6, Theoretically, 7, Timadit Al Mels, 5, Vizir Des Cedres, 6,  Royal Cavalry of OmanDjanet Monalu, 5

Racing Sunday:

FRYNCHMAN (US) 5 yrs. Ch H

Calin Du Loup (FR) – Frynch (FR) by Dormane (FR)

Owner:H H Sh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan 

Trainer: E Oertel  Rating: 100

 

JARNIN (FR) 9 yrs. Ch G

Akbar (FR) – JULIE DE SYRAH (FR) by Djourman (FR)

Owner:Sh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Trainer:E Oertel  Rating 98

KANDAR DU FALGAS (FR) 10 yrs. Bay H

Kesberoy (FR) – Djoulia Du Falgas (FR) by Djourman (FR)

Owner:Sh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum 

Trainer:D Watson   Rating 104

MUSHARAB (FR) 5 yrs. Bay H

Njewman (FR) – Koralya De Nerak (FR) by Dormane (FR)

Owner:Sh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan 

Trainer:M Al Jahouri Rating 108

 

NIESHAN (FR) 6 yrs. Ch H

Akbar (FR) – Jade Des Pins (FR) by Octavius (FR)

Owner:Ali Haddad 

Trainer:E Lemartinel Rating 120

 

NIL BLANC (FR) 9 yrs. Ch H

Orient Express (FR) – Trabadja (FR) by Djamel (FR)

Owner:Eng Dhafi Rashid Al Marri 9 (0-2-0)

Trainer:S Deeb Rating 102

 

PERIANDER (NL) 8 yrs. Gr H

Marwan (FR) – Poloneze (RU) by Prizrak (RU)

Owner:Margaretha De Ruiter-Floor 

Trainer:G Duffield Rating 109

 

RABAH DE CARRERE (FR) 7 yrs. Ch H

Djouras Tu (FR) – Anita De Carrere (FR) by Manganate (FR)

Owner:Saeed Naser Al Romaithi 

Trainer:G Duffield  Rating 100

 

RAKED (FR) 7 yrs. Bay H

MAGIC DE PIBOUL (FR) – SHEENA (FR) by Djelfor (FR)

Owner:Sh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan 

Trainer:E Lemartinel  Rating 106

 

RAMI (FR) 6 yrs. Ch G

Dormane (FR) – DJOUNA (FR) by Djouras Tu (FR)

Owner:Sh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan 

Trainer:M Al Jahouri   Rating 113

 

SAHIB DU CLOS (FR) 6 yrs. Bay H

Kerbella (FR) – Isis Du Clos (FR) by Djourman (FR)

Owner:Faisal Al Rahmani 

Trainer:S Deeb  Rating 112

 

SERAPHIN DU PAON (FR) 6 yrs. Ch H

Akbar (FR) – Bint El Bedia (TN) by Elias

Owner:H H Sh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan 

Trainer:E Oertel 

 

THEORETICALLY (US) 7 yrs. Gr H

Doran (FR) – First Ladie (US) by Monarch AH (US)

Owner:Athbah Stud 

Trainer:J Peromingo  Rating 118

 

TIMADIT AL MELS (FR) 5 yrs. Ch H

Tidjani (FR) – Onia Al Mels (FR) by Guytou De Carrere (FR)

Owner:Ali bin Suroor Al Dhahiri 

Trainer:S Rajhi  Rating 110

 

VIZIR DES CEDRES (FR) 6 yrs. Gr H

AL SAKBE (FR) – Voile Kossack (NL) by Djelfor (FR)

Owner:Royal Cavalry Oman 

Trainer:S Al Hakmani Rating 113

DJANET MONLAU (FR) 5 yrs. Bay M

Dormane (FR) – Osaka Domenjoi (FR) by Akbar (FR)

Owner:Athbah Stud 

Trainer:J Peromingo Rating 110

Rating 113

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