Today’s Quinte+ (jackpot €2.2 million after being recently hit) at Enghien-Soisy, France was the €65,000 European Prix du Parc des Princes over 2150 meters autostart.
Dominik Locqueneux steered the Peter J. Strooper trained Lobell Countess (6f Abano As-Countess Diamond-Diamond Way) to victory, her 11th for career earnings of €329,987.
J.F. Roos owns the German-bred mare as she narrowly bested Denmark’s well-regarded Repay Merci (6m Offshore Dream-News From Heaven) with J-M Bazire up. Elles W.Phedo (Sweden) was third for Johanna Lindqvist in the quick 1.12kr event. The Q+ exact order payoff for a €2 wager was €7,340 (without jackpot).
On the Enghien-Soisy card Jean-Etienne Dubois scored a driving double, first with Alex The Winner (4m Orlando Vici-Likely Jet) in the €68,00 purse Prix de Jonquieres over2875 meters.
He was timed in 1.15.5kr with the win over nine rivals. Dubois also won with American Jet (4m Quaker Jet-Marlena) in the €39,000 Prix d’Uzes over 2150 meters autostart. This one defeated 14 rivals in 1.14.6kr.
by Thomas H. Hicks, for Harnesslink.com