Amyr Du Soleil and Lady Princess Shine at Paris Saint Cloud Racing

4 October 2019, Paris, France ~ The Saint Cloud race course was the site of two of the exciting races that take place as part of the Arc de Triomphe weekend.

Qatar Trophy Des Poulains Gr 1 PA

The 4 October, 2000 metre Qatar Trophy Des Poulains Gr 1 PA (males) was handily won by Amyr Du Soleil (Amer x Balladore (DORMANE) under Julien Auge for trainer and HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Kalifa Al Thani and Al Shahania Stud. The 3 year-old was bred by Mme.L Deymonez of Du Soleil Stud.

Amyr Du Soleil wins Qatar Trophy Des Poulains

Jarif (Dahess) came second under Jean-Bernard Eyquem for trainer Mme J. Bernard, and Mounjared Al Cham (Azadi) under Vincent Cheminaud was third for trainer Thomas Fourcy in the ten-horse field. Win time for the 2000 metre course was 02:21:40.


The third race on the card directly after was for the ladies, the Qatar Trophy Des Pouliches

Lady Princess over Meethag

Lady Princess over Meethag

Lady Princess (General x Nacree Al Maury (Kesberoy), under jockey Christophe Soumillon was the winner of the Qatar Trophy Des Pouliches, and puts this on her resume as the second Group 1PA  (Deauville 10/08) victory out of three races won in 2019.

Congratulations to her owner Mr Sheail bin Khalifa Al Kuwari and trainer Thomas Fourcy. The three-year-old was bred by EARL Champ Gignoux,  Mlle Bellaud. Meethag (Dahor De Brugere) under Jerome Cabre was second for trainer Thomas Fourcy, while Artemis (Azadi) under Jean-Bernard Eyquem and trainer Mme J. Bernard was third. Win time was 2:21:91.

Photos thank you Juhaim ~