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May 21.2017 - Vintou des Salines (8g Magnificent Rodney-Griffe des Salines) overcame a 25 meter handicap for J.L. Langeron, the owner/trainer/driver, to win today’s Prix des Bananiers (purse €5,000, 2800 meters distance handicap, turf course), shown below, at Madinina, Le Diamant, Martinique. Aulady Tartifume (7f Jeanbat du Vivier-Lady de Tartifume) was second for owner/trainer/driver Edmond Langeron while third was earned by Sergent Chef (11g General du Pommereux-Madelon) reined by Williams Desmurs. Winning time was not reported. On the mixed trot/gallop card was also the Prix des Mangurers (purse €5,000, 3800 meters, turf course) with the 1.21.7kr timed victory taken by 25 meter handicapped Usly de Visais (9g Defi d’Aunou-Pristine Jet) reined by owner/trainer J.L. Langeron, The winner recorded his 14th career victory now for €127,210 earned. 50 meter handicapped Titan Pierji (10g Jardy-Pierre Julienne) took second for Lora Duplessis-Keugomard. Third was Quicky du Drac (13g Echo-Helle d’Urzy) for Christine Lebreton, also owner/trainer. Thomas H. Hicks  

Vea du Vivier (7f Jeanbat du Vivier-Kea du Vivier) won today’s Quinte+ Prix Guy Lux (purse €75,000, 2700 meters, 16 starters) for Franck Ouvrie driving for St. Meunier, trainer for owner Jean Paul Sassier. The 11.4/1 odds winner was timed in 1.14kr to defeat 9/10 favorite Vacate Money (7f Prodigious-Making Money) driven by Jean-Philippe Dubois, trainer Philippe Moulin and Ecurie Victoria Dreams. 6.9/1 Utinka Selloise was third for J-M Bazire with Pleasure Kronos (7f Varenne-Speaks Volume) fourth for Dominik Locqueneux Today’s featured Gr. II Prix Jean le Gonodec (purse €120,000, 2175 meters, nine starters) at Paris-Vincennes was a competitive affair with the top four at the line together. 1.6/1 odds Belina Josselyn (5f Love You-Lezira Josselyn) was the narrow winner for driver/trainer J-M Bazire and owner Ecurie Yvan Bernard. 5/2 odds Bolero Love (5m Love You-Orelady) was next for Franck Nivard, trainer Sebastien Guarato and Antonio De Sousa, owner. Conlight As (5m Conway Hall-Delight As) lasted third, off at 7.8/1 odds, along the pegs with Christophe Martens teaming for trainer Svante Bath and Ecurie Olof Brodin AB. Great mare Billie de Montfort (5f Jasmin de Flore-Quismy de Montfort) was fourth at 3.6/1 for driver Eric Raffin and trainer Guarato. The winner was clocked in 1.11.9kr off quick fractions (1.08.1kr at 1500 meters to go; 1.11.2kr at 1000; 1.12.1kr at 500 remaining). Belina Josselyn now has career earnings of €366,130. Thomas H. Hicks

December 28, 2015 - David Thomain teamed 27/1 Vida du Vivier (6f Jeanbat du Vivier-Numiva du Vivier) to victory in Monday’s Prix de Neuville Pont-Pierre (purse €48,000, 2700 meters, 17 starters, Quinte+) at Paris-Vincennes. The 1.14.5kr winner defeated 3.8/1 Valentine’s Day (6f Carpe Diem-Heie du Bauvatier) for trainer/driver G. Houel and third finishing 4.6/1 Valse du Pirai (6f Essaim Laurent-Kesmeralda) for Michel Lenoir and owner/trainer G-A Lachemi. The featured €70,000 Prix de Beaumont-de-Lomagne (2175 meters, 10 monte female starters) went to the Mathieu Abrivard trained and ridden Bellissima France at 3.2/1 odds. This four year-old daughter of Blue Dream-Quanta Rosa Sun-Kiwi scored in 1.13.1kr for owner L.D.M Abrivard. Second dam of the winner is Kantara Sun by Beautiful Somolli. 2.1/1 Bixenta du Gers (4f Quinoa du Gers-Seventy Seven) took second for Alexandre Abrivard aboard for owner/trainer J-M Bazire. 31/1 Baraka du Rib (4f Coktail Jet-Ornatis) was third for jockey J.L. Cl. Dersoir, trainer Joel Hallais and Ecurie Rib. The €52,000 Prix de Chambord (2100 meters autostart, 14 starters) went to the 1.13.1kr timed, 3/2 favorite After River (5f Quaker Jet-Oguss de la Merite) reined by Eric Raffin for trainer Sebastien Guarato. 14/1 Alexane d’Urzy (5f Coktail Jet-Oree Bourbon) was a good second for Alexandre Abrivard, trainer L.Cl. Abrivard and Augustin Normand. 94/1 Ariane d’Arry (5f Oyonnax-Pensee d’Array) landed third. Three year-old females contested the €54,000 Prix du Merlerault (2100 meters autostart, 12 participants) with that 1.14.2kr victory earned by 12.5/1 Castafiore (3f Jag de Bellouet-Nicia du Tija) and driver F-P Brossuet, trainer J-B Bossuet and Ecurie Tenor. 4.1/1 Comtesse du Chene (3f Quaker Jet-Imperiale du Chene) closed stoutly for second for Pierre Vercruysse and third went  to 21/1 Class Petteviere (3f Repeat Love-Noce Petteviniere). Thomas H. Hicks  

October 20, 2015 - Vea du Vivier (6f Jeanbat du Vivier-Kea du Vivier) won today’s €82,000 purse, 2850 meter Prix Isara at Paris-Vincennes. Thirteen contestants battled in this event timed in 1.14.3kr by the 3.2/1 odds by the Franck Ouvrie teamed winner, trained by St. Meunier for owner Jean Paul Sassier. 2.6/1 Shadow d’Odyssee was second for Eric Raffin and Ecurie Percheronne with third to 2.4/1 Very Nice Marceaux (6m Jag de Bellouet-Jolie Fortuna) reined by Pierre Vercruysse. Cavalleria (3f Prodigious-Janga) took the Gr. III Prix Timocharis (purse €68,000, 2850 meters, 11 starters) timed in 1.15.8kr for reinsman Eric Raffin at 3.3/1 odds. Sebastien Guarato trains the winner for Ecurie Castagnieria. Favorite 1.4/1 odds Cylee Nevele (3f Sam Bourbon-Quick Nevele) finished second for David Thomain and owner/trainer Philippe Allaire. 6.6/1 Combattante (3f Sam Bourbon-New York) was a closing third for Pierre Vercruysse for owner/trainer Louis Baudron. The evening’s Paris-Vincennes feature was the Gr. III Prix California (purse €90.000. 2850 meters, 9 starters) and the result was a dominating winning performance by Alderman (5g Phlegyas-Initia) reined by Eric Raffin. The barefoot winner overcame an early rough-gaited period to gain the front and open a nearly 20 length margin before scoring by 10 panels timed in 1.12.8kr. This 3/1 favorite is owned by Ecurie J-P Masselin. 37/1 Alpha Saltor (5m Paris Haufor-Glory d’Ariene) ended second for Mathieu Abrivard with third to 7/1 Artiste de Joudes (5m Prodigious-Memory de Joudes) with David Thomain up for trainer/owner Philippe Allaire. Thomas H. Hicks  

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