The daughter ofwon the group one Criterium des Jeunes in brilliant fashion last start as she fought back the advance of top colt Brillantissime who broke under pressure just short of the finish line.
's beautiful filly who will be driven again by the in form has won six of her eight starts including the Prix Une de Mai, the top race for 2YO fillies. Her other two placings were both seconds and has already won 247 200 euros.
Dominique Lemetayer fronts with Bambina Magic a daughter of Nuage de Lait who was one of the two fillies to get the better of Billie de Montfort thus far in her career, besting her in the group two Prix Roquepine on February 1 at her very first start at group level and only her fifth career start. However she galloped in the Criterium des Jeunes at her last start.
has switched rising monte star Beauty Turgot back to harness after two successful outings under saddle. The daughter of Hand du Vivier , who will be driven this time instead of ridden by took out the Prix Holly Du Locton undersaddle after a second placing in her first group two monte the Prix Ali Hawas. But she is also a dab hand in the cart having run third in the group two Prix Une De Mai in her last start as a 2YO.
Wearing the famous colours ofis Bassana de Marlau a daughter of boom first season sire .
Trained by Patrick Chevrier she won her last start, a 60,000 euro race at Vincennes earlier this month which was her fourth victory in just nine starts.
She has finished fourth in two of her four group races, failing to finish the other two.
has entered yet another daughter of his former champion in Bliss Nevele who will make her first attempt at a group race with Jos Verbeeck in the cart, and has come in for some early support.
PRIX MASINA Vincennes
22/04/14 FR Group II 2100m 3F 120,000e
1 Bahia d'Hermine (Gai Brillant - Princess Charmeuse) Dr: Francois Lagadeuc Tr: Jean Michel Baudouin
2 Billie de Montfort (- Quismy de Montfort) Dr: Tr:
3 Bassana de Marlau (- Jessie de Vonnas) Dr: Tr: Patrick Chevrier
4 Brise de l'Alba (Quido du Goutier - Cely de la Meritee) Dr: Charles Dreux Tr: William Bigeon
5 Bella Swift (Quick Wood - Otaya du Verger) Dr:Tr:
6 Beauty Turgot (Hand du Vivier - Quouragane) Dr:Tr:
7 Bambina Magic (Nuage de Lait - Rive Magic) Dr: Tony Le Beller Tr: Dominique Lemetayer
8 Balzane de Bootz (Nem - Queza de Bootz) Dr:Tr:
9 Baraka de Bellou (- Oilifina) Dr: Mathieu Abrivard Tr: Adrien Pereira
10 Brindille Mika (Nahar de Beval - Noblessemika) Dr: Adrien Lamy Tr: Bruno Marie
11 Bliss Nevele (- Quick Nevele) Dr: Jos Verbeeck Tr:
12 Bonnie Cadence (Qualypso Jiel - Potuna Saint Andre) Dr: Emmanuel Allard Tr: Emmanuel Allard
13 Bianca d'Atout (Saxo de Vandel - Geline d'Atout) Dr:Tr: Dominique Mottier
by David Sanders, for Harnesslink.com