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24.03.2013

Auteuil: conclusive trial…

 

…for ELLIE.

This 4 year-old filly debuted her career in the province and always finished in the first five.

Therefore we had decided to try our luck at Auteuil in a hurdle race on March 24th.

She succeeded beyond our hopes, winning with a lot of class. She started close to the lead, moved off at the end of the last bend and “forgot” her competitors in the finishing straight.

Wilfrid Denuault was thrilled with her: ”She has a huge heart and an extraordinary courage.”

 Her English owner, Paul Murphy, was enthusiastic and champagne flew on the other side of the Channel