Prix Maurice de Gheest G1 - Marchand d'Or

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Index to Stakes races, August 2008
Race report

PRIX MAURICE DE GHEEST-G1

€250,000, Deauville, 8-10, 3yo/up, 6 1/2fT, 1:18.40, sf.

1--MARCHAND D'OR (FR), 128, g, 5
Marchand de Sable--Fedora (Fr), by Kendor (Fr)
O/B-Mme Carla Giral; T-Freddy Head; J-Davy Bonilla; €227,080.

2--African Rose (GB), 120, f, 3
Observatory--New Orchid, by Quest for Fame (GB).
O-Khalid Abdullah; B-Juddmonte Farms; T-Criquette Head-Maarek; €57,150.

3--Belliflore (Fr), 125, f, 4
Verglas (Ire)--Truffle (Ire), by Ezzoud (Ire).
O-Guy Pariente; B-San Gabriel Inv Inc; T-Sandrine Tarrou; €28,575.

Margins: 3/4, 2HF, 3/4. Odds: 1.60, 16.00, 65.00.
Also Ran: Utmost Respect (GB), *Astronomer Royal, *Diabolical, *US Ranger, Tiza (SAf), Balthazaar's Gift (Ire), Mariol (Fr), Jumbajukiba (GB), Only Answer (GB), Intrepid Jack (GB), Garnica (Fr), Vertigineux (Fr), Assertive (GB).
*Astronomer Royal, Diabolical & US Ranger dead-heated for fifth.

Pedigree of MARCHAND D’OR (FR), 2003

Marchand De Sable
1990
Theatrical
1982
Nureyev
1977
Northern Dancer
Special
Tree Of Knowledge
1977
Sassafras
Sensibility
Mercantile
1983
Kenmare
1975
Kalamoun
Belle Of Ireland
Mercuriale
1965
Pan
Sirrima
Fedora
1998
Kendor
1986
Kenmare
1975
Kalamoun
Belle Of Ireland
Belle Mecene
1982
Gay Mecene
Djaka Belle
Far But Near
1989
Far North
1973
Northern Dancer
Fleur
Kesar Queen
1973
Nashua
Meadow Saffron
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