Billie de Montfort won tonights' Gr. II Prix Masina at Paris-Vincennes for.
Timed in 1.13.9kr over the 2100 meter autostart course, the three year-old daughter ofwon for the seventh time, now for earnings of 301,200e for owner Philippe Dauphin. The talented filly is trained by Sebastian Guarato as she defeated 12 rivals including Beauty Turgot and . Summary is shown below.
April 22, 2014 Paris-Vincennes, Gr. II Prix Masina, 120,000e, 3 year-old females 2100 meters autostart, 13 starters, 1.13.9kr
1st Billie de Montfort (3f-Quismy de Montfort- ), for trainer Sebastian Guarato and owner Philippe Dauphin, 3/10 favorite, seventh win
2nd Beauty Turgot (3f Hand du Vivier-Quouragane),up for trainer , 9/1
3rd Bonnie Cadence (3f Qualypso Jiel-Potuna Saint Andre), Emmanuel Allard trainer/driver, 124/1
The companion for three year-old males, named the Gr. II Prix Paul Karle, went to Brillantissime (by) handled by Jos. Verbeeck for trainer and breeder/owner Frederik Sauque.
The winner led throughout in a rated pace with the J-P Dubois reined Bioness (byApril 22, 2014 Paris-Vincennes, Gr. II Prix Paul Karle, 3 year-old males, 2100 meters autostart, 11 starters, 1.15.9kr ) alongside. As the field neared the stretch Verbeeck asked for speed and Brillantissime responded, opening three lengths before holding off fast-closing Brutus de Bailly (a Niky colt) and Bixente (by Quaker Jet) as the line approached. The winner recorded his sixth victory.
Fractions: 1.17.7kr at 1000; 1.17.8kr at 500
1st Brillantissime (3m-Ivre de Victoire- ), up for trainer and Frederik Sauque breeder/owner, 8/10 favorite, his sixth win for 264,950 euros in lifetime earnings.
2nd Brutus de Bailly (3m Niky-Ninon de Bailly), J-M Bazire, 3.8/1
3rd Bixente (3m Quaker Jet-Ketty Mesloise), J-Et. Dubois trainer/driver, 16/1
4th Black d'Avril (3m Oceano Nox-Olivia d'Avril),for trainer Fredrik Prat, 5.8/1
In Sweden, Caliber TT scored for Frederik Persson at Axevalla, and yesterday the well-regarded Rolex Bigi won at Halmstad against a talented field, his eighth career win in only nine starts.
April 22, 2014 Axevalla, ICA NERQ Sahlins Kat 3, 35,000SEK first prize, 1640 meters autostart, 1.12.9kr
1st Caliber TT (7g Cromwell-Marcon Lady-Marcon Lep), Frederik Persson, 11th win in 50 starts for 1,217,025SEK
2nd Berlusconi (6m Andiver Hall-Always Victorious-Mr. Vic),, USA
3rd Magnifik Gelj (9g Easy Lover-Charlotta Gelj-Another Miracle), Mercedes Balogh
April 21, 2014 Halmstad SWE, Pokaltestet Kat 3, 2140 meters autostart, 50,000SEK to winner, 1.13.2kr
1st Rolex Bigi (4m-Miss Eleonora- ), up for (Italy), two wins in as many 2014 starts and nine career starts with slate of 8-1-0 and 550,000SEK won
2nd Dream With Me NL (4m-Jolly Jane-Pink Diamond), Adrian Kolgjini aboard for Lutfi Kolgjini trainer (Netherlands)
3rd Tumble Dust (4m-Affinity- ), Johnny Taker up, 16 career starts with 4-4-4 slate and earnings 1,731,799SEK (Denmark)
4th Let's Dance DE (4m Oscar Shindler-Sirmione-), Klaus Kern up, (Denmark)
by Thomas H. Hicks, for Harnesslink.com