Daily News Archive

Search nearly 75,000 unique Daily News articles.

Daily News Subscription

Kasbah Bliss Wins French Gr1 Prix Du Cadran

Tuesday, 4th October 2011

Evergreen 9YO gelding Kasbah Bliss (Kahyasi-Marital Bliss, by Double Bed) scored a 1.25-lengths victory in France’s €250,000 (A$343,000) Gr1 Prix du Cadran (4000m) for 4YOs & up at Longchamp (after finishing 4th in this race in 2008, then 2nd in 2009 & 3rd last year). Kasbah Bliss (ridden by Gerald Mosse for trainer Francois Doumen) defeated 5YO entire Tres Rock Danon (Rock Of Gibraltar-Tres Ravi, by Monsun) & dead-heating US-bred 4YO entires Brigantin (Cozzene-Banyu Dewi, by Poliglote) & Ley Hunter (Kingmambo-Lailani, by Unfuwain). Kasbah Bliss took his record to 8 wins (including April’s Listed Prix Right Royal over 3100m at Saint-Cloud, plus both 2009’s & 2008’s Gr3 Prix Gladiateur over 3100m at Longchamp) & 17 placings (including August’s Gr2 Prix Kergorlay over 3000m at Deauville & April’s Gr3 Prix De Barbeville over 3100m at Longchamp, plus 2010’s Gr1 Prix du Cadran over 4000m at Longchamp, Gr2 Prix Vicomtesse Vigier over 3100m at Longchamp & Gr3 Prix De Barbeville over 3100m at Longchamp, as well as 2009’s Gr1 Prix du Cadran over 4000m at Longchamp, Gr1 Hong Kong Vase over 2400m at Sha Tin & Gr2 Grand Prix De Deauville over 2500m at Deauville) from 34 starts for €692,669 (A$949,000) earnings.

« Previous
Return to
4th October 2011 News
Next »