Sweden's Moving On took today's Quinte+ Prix de Laval at Paris-Vincennes, scoring in 1.15kr over 2700 meters for reinsman David Thomain and trainer.
This European contest resulted in a truly European winner in the five year-old daughter of US registeredfrom Kings Blondie (Sweden),she a daughter of (Finland). ( -Marita's Victory- ) is a half-brother to US winner ( ) and his second dam, Miss Marita, also produced Mr. Vic, Passionate Glide, and Mr. Cantab. Third dam Keystone Profile produced Act Of Grace. Quite a family!
January 28, 2014 Paris-Vincennes, Prix de Laval, European, 68,000â‚¬ purse, 2700 meters, 15 starters, Quinte+ 3.45â‚¬ million jackpot 1.15kr
1st Moving On (5f Quinte Easy-Kings Blondie-), David Thomain, 13/1. trainer, IC Equine AB owner
2nd Vadapolina (5f Quaro-Miska des Rondes-Extreme Aunou), J-M Bazire driver/trainer, 2/1
3rd Vignia la Ravelle (5f-Jirania la Ravelle-Bassano), Tony LeBeller, 4.8/1
4th Vita Bourbon (5f-Kamara Bourbon- ), Mathieu Abrivard at 7.5/1
French turf press noted several outcomes from Sunday's Prix d'Amerique.reported that his would make his final career start in the upcoming Prix de France and would then be permanently retired to stud duty. His initial crops have been excellent.
Trainerstated that Up And Quick would contest both the Prix de France and Prix de Paris and would then head to stud duty for the season. , trainer of Maharajah, said he would make a decision Friday on the Prix de France. Up And Quick
The Prix d'Amerique visit by David McDuffee and trainer Richard Norman triggered speculation concerning a future European campaign for Bee A Magician, to follow in the hoof-steps of Moni Maker and her victory in France over a decade ago in 1999.
by Thomas H. Hicks for Harnesslink.com