King's Best Adds French Gr3

Tuesday, 6th May 2008

In France overnight, former Darley shuttler King's Best (Kingmambo-Allegretta, by Lombard) added a group success when Irish-bred 4YO entire Not Just Swing (King's Best-Misbegotten, by Baillamont) scored a 1-length victory in the €80,000 (A$136,000) Listed Prix D'Hedouville (2400m) for 4YOs & up at Longchamp in Paris. Not Just Swing (ridden by Johan Victoire for trainer Andre Fabre) defeated UK-bred Incanto Dream (Galileo-Atlantic Blue, by Nureyev) & German-bred Noble Prince (Montjeu-Noble Pearl, by Dashing Blade). Last season Not Just Swing won France's Listed Grand Prix De Clairefontaine (2400m) at Clairefontaine & finished runner-up in the Listed Prix Ridgway (2000m) at Deauville.

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