Manhattan invaded Paris on Saturday as the Prix Emile Bezire (80,000 euro, 2700 meters, European, nine starters) went to Global Manhattan (6m Love You-Devilish Yankee-Yankee Glide) with Franck Nivard driving in 1.15.7kr.
Fabrice Souloy is trainer of Global Manhattan that recorded his 17th win for 326,705 euro lifetime. Nancy Sco (6f SJs Photo-Faice Sco-Baltic Speed) was second with Eric Raffin driving and another Italy invader Nephenta Lux (6f Pine Chip-Miss Camela OM-Mr. Vic) landed third with Pierre Vercruysse up for trainer Souloy.
The Prix de Clermont Ferrard (80,000 euro, 2700 meters, 14 starters) went to Very Nice Marceaux (4m Jag de Bellouet-Jolie Fortuna-And Arifant) with Pierre Vercruysse up for Gregory Laurent trainer. He was off at 2.4/1 and recorded his 10th career win for 236,100 euro in the bank.
The Prix d’Ancenis (Quinte+, 50,000 euro European, 2700 meters, 18 starters), also named the 2014 Prix Miss Hippodrome, went to Supreme Paulca (7f Kaiser Soze-Johanna des Anges-Sancho Panca) with P-Y Verva up, timed in 1.14kr. The winner scored her seventh career victory for 227,250 euro. She was off at 13/1. Silver Pierji (7m Jag de Bellouet-Intaille-Workaholic), with Pierre Vercruysse up, was second.
by Thomas H. Hicks for Harnesslink.com