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Erupt Wins Gr1 Grand Prix de Paris
At Longchamp in France overnight, Darley's three-time Gr1-winning world-class shuttle sire Dubawi (Dubai Millennium-Zomaradah, by Deploy) celebrated a Gr1 success when 3YO colt Erupt (Dubawi-Mare Nostrum, by Caerleon) maintained his unbeaten record when scoring by 2-lengths for trainer Francis Graffard in the €600,000 Gr1 Grand Prix de Paris (12 furlongs) for 3YOs, over fellow 3YO colts Ampere (Galileo-Amorama, by Sri Pekan) & Storm The Stars (Sea the Stars-Love Me Only, by Sadler's Wells). Erupt took his record to 4 wins (including the Gr3 Prix du Lys) from 4 starts. Alan Cooper, racing manager for owners the Niarchos family, confirmed the Arc as the 3YOs end of season target.