Timoko returned to form tonight by winning the Gr. II UET Master Series 120,000e Prix Kerjacques at Vincennes.
Theowned/trained classmaster scored in 1.12.7kr over the 2700 meter distance for teamster . Goop was fast off the start and gained command before yielding to Rapide Lebel in the first lap stretch.
The pair then re-took the front before yielding to Rapide du Digeon andMay 2, 2014 Paris-Vincennes, Prix Kerjacques, 120,000e, 2700 meters, Gr. II UET Masters Series, 10 starters . Nivard dictated an easy pace and held the front until Timoko left the pocket and assumed the lead for good halfway down the long Paris-Vincennes stretch. Rapide du Digeon held for second with veteran Roi du Lupin third. Rapide Lebel enjoyed a three spot trip along the inner, followed Timoko's move and then tired in the stretch to finish a well-beaten sixth.
Fractions: 1.13.7kr at 1500; 1.13.4kr at 1000; 1.13.3kr at 500; 1.12.7kr finish
1st Timoko (7m-Kiss Me Coulonces- ), up for trainer/owner, 6.8/1
2nd Rapide du Digeon (9g Urfist des Pres-Gerveine Barnes),up for Thierry Raffegeau, 7/1
3rd Roi du Lupin (9g Fleuron Perrine-Helia de Saint), Anthony Barrier for J-P Marmion, 0.8/1
Back in field Quoumba de Guez 5th; Rapide Lebel 6th; dq were Severino and Striking Actionsby Thomas H. Hicks, for Harnesslink.com