Clairefontaine 28 May 2020

Going: Good to Soft
Draw Advantage: None

Instructions

1

10:10 Clairefontaine (France) (3YO only)

Pont Du Roi Maiden Stakes

1m 2f 205y

Winner €12,600 - 7 ran

No.
(Draw)
Form
Horse
Age / Wt / OR
Jockey / Trainer
Form Snapshot
1 (7)
3
i

Ommeel 89

bay g Le Havre - Our Dream Queen (Oasis Dream)

3 9-2
 - 

Strong debut Deauville 1900m in February when a big price. Can progress.

Strong debut Deauville 1900m in February when a big price. Can progress.

Ommeel historical data/form
2 (5)
4-
i

Zealandia 244

bay c Sea The Moon - Belle Ambre (Teofilo)

3 9-2
 - 

One run last September when fourth St Cloud. Interesting first-up.

One run last September when fourth St Cloud. Interesting first-up.

Zealandia historical data/form
3 (4)
3
i

Whaze (IRE) 16

che c New Approach - Sarach (Arch)

3 9-2
 - 

Set pace in 1600m debut race at St Cloud 12 May. If stays well placed.

Set pace in 1600m debut race at St Cloud 12 May. If stays well placed.

Whaze historical data/form
4 (3)
8
i

Asian Queen 76

b f Diamond Green - Marasia (Country Reel)

3 8-12
 - 

Would need to do a lot more than shown at first start in March.

Would need to do a lot more than shown at first start in March.

Asian Queen historical data/form
5 (2)
0
i

Pepi Pincel (IRE) 13

bay f Pour Moi - Diamond Light (Fantastic Light)

3 8-12
 - 

Hard to have on first start at Lyon 15 May when beaten a long way.

Hard to have on first start at Lyon 15 May when beaten a long way.

Pepi Pincel historical data/form
6 (1)
i

Jazzmen

bay g Manduro - Sand Rose (Aussie Rules)

3 8-11
 - 

Manduro gelding having his first start. Watch for market interest.

Manduro gelding having his first start. Watch for market interest.

Jazzmen historical data/form
7 (6)
i

Moon Palace (IRE)

bay f Sea The Stars - Three Moons (Montjeu)

3 8-8
 - 

Well bred leading trainer. Include.

Well bred leading trainer. Include.

Moon Palace historical data/form

Interesting maiden. WHAZE (3) put in a good debut performance over 1600m at St Cloud 12 May. Can come on from the run. Top chance. OMMEEL (1) may further improve following a third on his first start at Deauville in February. Include. ZEALANDIA (2) put in a good performance finishing fourth at St Cloud in September and is interesting for this race. Debutante MOON PALACE (7) is well bred and deserves a market check.

2

10:40 Clairefontaine (France) (3YO only)

Allee Cygnes Maiden Stakes

1m 208y

Winner €10,000 - 7 ran

No.
(Draw)
Form
Horse
Age / Wt / OR
Jockey / Trainer
Form Snapshot
1 (4)
9-24
i

Shariq 17

bay g Dabirsim - Twilight Tear (Rock Of Gibraltar)

3 9-2 b1
 - 

Not far away in past two maidens. Has claims.

Not far away in past two maidens. Has claims.

Shariq historical data/form
2 (2)
0-
i

Louce 182

bay f Le Havre - Lady Ana (Anabaa)

3 8-12
 - 

Showed paced on debut in November before weakening. Best watched.

Showed paced on debut in November before weakening. Best watched.

Louce historical data/form
3 (1)
8
i

Queenhope 110

bay f Kendargent - Bedford Hope (Chato)

3 8-12
 - 

One race in February when well held.

One race in February when well held.

Queenhope historical data/form
4 (5)
3-7
i

Lady Portia 84

bay f Le Havre - Picayune (Manduro)

3 8-12
 - 

Promising run on debut in November. Disappointed Fontainebleau in March when odds-on. Worth another chance.

Promising run on debut in November. Disappointed Fontainebleau in March when odds-on. Worth another chance.

Lady Portia historical data/form
5 (3)
43-
i

Ultramarine 218

bay f Siyouni - Aquamarine (Deep Impact)

3 8-12
 - 

Close-up both races to date. Jean-Claude Rouget trains Distance suits. Include.

Close-up both races to date. Jean-Claude Rouget trains Distance suits. Include.

Ultramarine historical data/form
6 (6)
77
i

Best Step 13

bay f Sidestep - Shawnee's Best (King's Best)

3 8-12
 - 

Not beaten far in both runs to date. Could surprise at odds.

Not beaten far in both runs to date. Could surprise at odds.

Best Step historical data/form
7 (7)
i

Kavira

che f French Fifteen - Katsya (Sinndar)

3 8-8
 - 

First-starter. Profiles well. Keep safe.

First-starter. Profiles well. Keep safe.

Kavira historical data/form

LADY PORTIA (4) was a short-priced odds-on favourite when resuming at Fontainebleau in March. May pay to follow-up. ULTRAMARINE (5) comes with the training polish of Jean-Claude Rouget and performed well enough on both starts to break-through. SHARIQ (1) ran on at the end of his past two attempts over 1600m. Distance to suit. BEST STEP (6) finished close-up on both outings and may surprise at odds with the drop in trip.

3

11:10 Clairefontaine (France) (3YO only)

De Beausejour Stakes

7f 209y

Winner €14,000 - 6 ran

No.
(Draw)
Form
Horse
Age / Wt / OR
Jockey / Trainer
Form Snapshot
1 (2)
562-30
i

Young Man 17

bay c Dabirsim - Diamond Flawless (Cape Cross)

3 8-13
 - 

Performed well in hcps to date. Up in grade.

Performed well in hcps to date. Up in grade.

Young Man historical data/form
2 (4)
31-8
i

Icatcher 17

bay c Manduro - Indyca (Panis)

Has won at this Distance
D
3 8-13
 - 

Outclassed in Listed contest last start after leading. Won maiden prior. Hard to assess at this level.

Outclassed in Listed contest last start after leading. Won maiden prior. Hard to assess at this level.

Icatcher historical data/form
3 (6)
1-
i

Ziegfeld (GB) 327

che c New Approach - Maid To Dream (Oasis Dream)

Has won at this Course
C
3 8-13
 - 

One start one win this track over 1400m in July. Not seen since. Keep safe.

One start one win this track over 1400m in July. Not seen since. Keep safe.

Ziegfeld historical data/form
4 (1)
1-35
i

Nat King (GB) 14

bay c Nathaniel - Shivering (Royal Applause)

Has won at this Distance
D
3 8-13
 - 

Won on debut at Deauville in October and placed this level in March. Failed G3 last time. Suited to this race.

Won on debut at Deauville in October and placed this level in March. Failed G3 last time. Suited to this race.

Nat King historical data/form
5 (3)
11-
i

Natural Path (IRE) 240

bay c Toronado - Panda Spirit (Invincible Spirit)

3 8-13
 - 

Two starts two wins this is a logical progression. Has been well placed to date. Can continue winning.

Two starts two wins this is a logical progression. Has been well placed to date. Can continue winning.

Natural Path historical data/form
6 (5)
0-0
i

Aurumaa 73

bay f Soldier Hollow - Anna of Russia (Acatenango)

3 8-7 b
 - 

Unlikely after two starts.

Unlikely after two starts.

Aurumaa historical data/form

NATURAL PATH (5) is two starts for two wins. Logical progress but this is harder. Even so is the horse to beat. NAT KING (4) was placed in grade before being well held in a Listed race. Chance. ZEIGFELD (3) won on debut at this course in July however not seen since. Can win again first-up. ICATCHER (2) is hard to assess following latest Listed eighth. Outside claims.

4

11:40 Clairefontaine (France) (3YO only)

Marche Fleurs Maiden Stakes

6f 211y

Winner €12,600 - 11 ran

No.
(Draw)
Form
Horse
Age / Wt / OR
Jockey / Trainer
Form Snapshot
1 (11)
5-
i

Bengal Bay (GB) 265

bay c Cable Bay - Basque Beauty (Nayef)

3 9-2
 - 

Only start was at Ascot (UK) in September when fifth. Now trained in France. Hard to assess.

Only start was at Ascot (UK) in September when fifth. Now trained in France. Hard to assess.

Bengal Bay historical data/form
2 (9)
42625-
i

Baileys Blues 150

che g Supplicant - Indiana Blues (Indian Ridge)

3 9-2
73

Ex UK horse now based in France. Has shown ability in five starts. Interesting.

Ex UK horse now based in France. Has shown ability in five starts. Interesting.

Baileys Blues historical data/form
3 (1)
6
i

Kloster 14

gre g Style Vendome - Kayl (Vangelis)

3 9-2
 - 

Made debut in Listed race at Longchamp 14 May. Only beaten 2L and was making ground. Well placed for this race.

Made debut in Listed race at Longchamp 14 May. Only beaten 2L and was making ground. Well placed for this race.

Kloster historical data/form
4 (2)
0-
i

Magic Vati 258

b g Vatori - Louna De Vati (Sinndar)

3 9-2
 - 

Did nothing on debut in September. Best watched.

Did nothing on debut in September. Best watched.

Magic Vati historical data/form
5 (6)
0-
i

Havasu (GB) 367

bay f Kingman - Delivery (Rail Link)

3 8-7
 - 

Was favourite on debut in May last year and showed pace but faded badly. Resumes here. If supported follow.

Was favourite on debut in May last year and showed pace but faded badly. Resumes here. If supported follow.

Havasu historical data/form
6 (8)
4-
i

Vintern (GB) 305

bay f Frankel - Winter Solstice (Unfuwain)

3 8-12
 - 

Not seen since July when a promising debut at Deauville. Well supported for that race. Andre Fabre trains. Expect to go well.

Not seen since July when a promising debut at Deauville. Well supported for that race. Andre Fabre trains. Expect to go well.

Vintern historical data/form
7 (7)
52-
i

Merci Pour Tout 216

che f Evasive - Encore Merci (Danehill Dancer)

3 8-12
 - 

Improved run at second start this course when beaten 2L. Not seen since October. May go well fresh.

Improved run at second start this course when beaten 2L. Not seen since October. May go well fresh.

Merci Pour Tout historical data/form
8 (10)
7-
i

Persia 244

bay f Siyouni - Persian Belle (Machiavellian)

3 8-12
 - 

Did little on debut.

Did little on debut.

Persia historical data/form
9 (3)
6
i

Caline (IRE) 16

bay f Invincible Spirit - Soho Rose (Hernando)

3 8-12
 - 

Always well back on debut St Cloud 12 May.

Always well back on debut St Cloud 12 May.

Caline historical data/form
10 (4)
4
i

Cap Skirring 90

bay f French Fifteen - Ranjana (Rock Of Gibraltar)

3 8-12 b1
 - 

Not beaten all that far at first start Deauville in February. May come on.

Not beaten all that far at first start Deauville in February. May come on.

Cap Skirring historical data/form
11 (5)
027-
i

Mienvee Flyer (GB) 262

b f Pivotal - Blue Aegean (Invincible Spirit)

3 8-12
 - 

Ex Irish horse who did little at first French start last September.

Ex Irish horse who did little at first French start last September.

Mienvee Flyer historical data/form

A few chances. HAVASU (5) has not been seen since debut in May last year when a well beaten favourite. Andre Fabre trains. Consider. VINTERN (6) was able to lead on debut in July and kept on. First up here. Respect. MERCI POUR TOUT (7) progressed to finish second last start in October. Distance will suit. Include. CAP SKIRRING (10) showed enough on debut in February to be a chance.

5

12:10 Clairefontaine (France) (3YO plus)

Prix Du Palais-Royal (Group 3 Stakes)

6f 211y

Winner €28,000 - 7 ran

No.
(Draw)
Form
Horse
Age / Wt / OR
Jockey / Trainer
Timeform says (star rating)
1 (1)
4422-2
i T

Milord's Song 85

bay c Siyouni - Secret Melody (Inchinor)

4 9-4
 - 

Useful colt. 23/10, well beaten when second of 9 in minor event at Compiegne (7f, heavy) 85 days ago. Others preferred.

Second past three including both at this grade and stronger races. Solid chance.

Useful colt. 23/10, well beaten when second of 9 in minor event at Compiegne (7f, heavy) 85 days ago. Others preferred.

Milord's Song historical data/form
2 (5)
152-15
i T

Stunning Spirit (GB) 10

bay c Invincible Spirit - Stunning View (Dynaformer)

Has won at this Distance
D
6 9-4
 - 

Smart horse. Won at Doha earlier this year. Respectable 6½ lengths fifth of 9 to Pretreville in Prix Bertrand du Breuil at Chantilly (8f, good, 20/1) 10 days ago. One to take seriously.

Disappointed Chantilly G2 18 May following domestic G2 win in Qatar. Worth another chance.

Smart horse. Won at Doha earlier this year. Respectable 6½ lengths fifth of 9 to Pretreville in Prix Bertrand du Breuil at Chantilly (8f, good, 20/1) 10 days ago. One to take seriously.

Stunning Spirit historical data/form
3 (7)
02105-
i T

Azano (GB) 257

bay g Oasis Dream - Azanara (Hurricane Run)

Has won at this Distance
D
4 9-4
103

Smart gelding. 5/1, well-beaten last of 5 to Sir Dancealot in Park Stakes at Doncaster (7f, good to firm), seemingly amiss. Off 8 months. First run for yard after leaving John Gosden.

G3 winner Chantilly last June 1600m. Outclassed next two races. Not seen since September. Respect.

Smart gelding. 5/1, well-beaten last of 5 to Sir Dancealot in Park Stakes at Doncaster (7f, good to firm), seemingly amiss. Off 8 months. First run for yard after leaving John Gosden.

Azano historical data/form
4 (2)
677-31
i T

Stormbringer (GB) 93

bay g Dutch Art - Riva Royale (Royal Applause)

5 9-4
103

Useful gelding. 89/10, best effort for this yard when winning 16-runner handicap at Chantilly (6.5f). Off 93 days. Plenty to find on form.

Harder than last start conditions win at Chantilly AW in February.

Useful gelding. 89/10, best effort for this yard when winning 16-runner handicap at Chantilly (6.5f). Off 93 days. Plenty to find on form.

Stormbringer historical data/form
5 (6)
3605-3
i T

Tertius 86

che c Siyouni - Rhenania (Shamardal)

4 9-4
 - 

Smart colt. First run since leaving M. & S. Nigge when respectable third of 7 in minor event at Chantilly (6.5f, 32/1) 86 days ago.

Listed victory from March 2019 but has struggled since.

Smart colt. First run since leaving M. & S. Nigge when respectable third of 7 in minor event at Chantilly (6.5f, 32/1) 86 days ago.

Tertius historical data/form
6 (4)
419-61
i T

Spinning Memories (IRE) 17

b f Arcano - Hanalei Memories (Hard Spun)

Has won at this Distance
D
5 9-1
 - 

Smart mare. 31/10, didn't need to be at best when winning 13-runner listed race at Longchamp (7f, soft) 17 days ago by 1¾ lengths from Wasmya, well on top finish. Standard bearer.

Listed winner Longchamp 11 May 1400m and this is a logical progression. Good chance.

Smart mare. 31/10, didn't need to be at best when winning 13-runner listed race at Longchamp (7f, soft) 17 days ago by 1¾ lengths from Wasmya, well on top finish. Standard bearer.

Spinning Memories historical data/form
7 (3)
1812-8
i T

Devil (IRE) 17

bay c Siyouni - Burma Sea (Lope De Vega)

3 8-9
 - 

Useful colt. Failed to get home over longer trip when 8¼ lengths last of 8 to The Summit in Prix de Fontainebleau (21/1) at Longchamp (8f, soft) 17 days ago.

Promising 3yr old with good Group performances last season however failed Longchamp G3 11 May. Fitter for the run.

Useful colt. Failed to get home over longer trip when 8¼ lengths last of 8 to The Summit in Prix de Fontainebleau (21/1) at Longchamp (8f, soft) 17 days ago.

Devil historical data/form

AZANO (3) won a G3 in June and outclassed next two. Not seen since September but expect a forward run. DEVIL (7) secured a victory in a G3 last season and placed G2. Failed first-up G3 might bounce back. MILORD'S SONG (1) has a G3 placing from last May and consistent since. Among the chances. STUNNING SPIRIT (2) was a G3 placegetter last August and will be fitter for Chantilly run last week.

6

12:50 Clairefontaine (France) (4YO plus)

Pont Au Change Stakes

6f 211y

Winner €11,000 - 13 ran

No.
(Draw)
Form
Horse
Age / Wt / OR
Jockey / Trainer
Form Snapshot
1 (9)
43134-
i

Tonnencourt 230

bay g Pedro The Great - Double Mix (Sagamix)

Has won at this Distance
D
4 8-13
 - 

Past two in Listed races finishing close-up. Not seen since October. If fit good hope.

Past two in Listed races finishing close-up. Not seen since October. If fit good hope.

Tonnencourt historical data/form
2 (4)
/1400-
i

Alba Power (IRE) 196

bay g Fast Company - Shehila (Zamindar)

5 8-13 v
98

Won four starts back in May 2019. Failed since. Not seen since November.

Won four starts back in May 2019. Failed since. Not seen since November.

Alba Power historical data/form
3 (7)
40-5040
i

Art Collection 15

bay g Shakespearean - Renascent Rahy (Rahy)

7 8-13
85

More needed before recommending.

More needed before recommending.

Art Collection historical data/form
4 (1)
4549-
i

Snooze Button (IRE) 460

bay g Zoffany - Myrtle beach (Kenmare)

5 8-13
52

UK horse making French debut. Little to say he can win.

UK horse making French debut. Little to say he can win.

Snooze Button historical data/form
5 (8)
3731-6
i

Midnight Shine 85

bay g Siyouni - Zaneton (Mtoto)

Has won at this Distance
D
4 8-13
 - 

Disappointed when in the market at this grade last start in March. Could improve.

Disappointed when in the market at this grade last start in March. Could improve.

Midnight Shine historical data/form
6 (12)
16078-
i

Urwald (GB) 237

che g Le Havre - Waldjagd (Observatory)

Has won at this Distance
D
4 8-13
 - 

Listed winner in April 2019 and outclassed since. Interesting. May surprise.

Listed winner in April 2019 and outclassed since. Interesting. May surprise.

Urwald historical data/form
7 (13)
240-92
i

Rimini 93

bay c Elusive City - Kelty In Love (Keltos)

5 8-13
 - 

Has performed at both this level and in hcps. Trainer in form. Each way.

Has performed at both this level and in hcps. Trainer in form. Each way.

Rimini historical data/form
8 (10)
3/860/
i

Normandy Eagle (IRE) 546

bay c New Approach - Secrete (Cape Cross)

6 8-13
 - 

Not seen since November 2018 and will most likely need the run.

Not seen since November 2018 and will most likely need the run.

Normandy Eagle historical data/form
9 (3)
12001-
i

Shere Calm 179

gre g Peer Gynt - Blowaway (Linamix)

Has won at this Course
C
Has won at this Distance
D
7 8-13
119

Last start winner Deauville 1300m hcp in December. Upped in weight. Some claims first up.

Last start winner Deauville 1300m hcp in December. Upped in weight. Some claims first up.

Shere Calm historical data/form
10 (6)
35202-
i

Ecolo 196

bay c Invincible Spirit - Never Green (Halling)

Has won at this Distance
D
4 8-13
 - 

Place chance on consistency last season in slightly better races.

Place chance on consistency last season in slightly better races.

Ecolo historical data/form
11 (11)
2329-5
i

Takuendo (IRE) 79

bay c Deep Impact - Desertiste (Green Desert)

Has won at this Distance
D
4 8-13
 - 

Filled a place at this level last summer and wasn't disgraced in March when fifth and in the market.

Filled a place at this level last summer and wasn't disgraced in March when fifth and in the market.

Takuendo historical data/form
12 (5)
41021-
i

Les Vertus 259

gre f Shakespearean - Loshad (Lomitas)

4 8-10
 - 

Not seen since September when progressive. This is not an easy race first up.

Not seen since September when progressive. This is not an easy race first up.

Les Vertus historical data/form
13 (2)
027-30
i

Mrs Worthington (IRE) 17

gre f Dark Angel - Mirror Effect (Shamardal)

4 8-10
57

Forrner UK horse needing to show more before supporting.

Forrner UK horse needing to show more before supporting.

Mrs Worthington historical data/form

TONNENCOURT (1) has been in far stronger Listed races of late and whilst first up since October is on a manageable mark and could go well fresh. URWALD (6) was contesting Group races and has a Listed win from April 2019. Comes with a touch of class. MIDNIGHT SHINE (5) delivered a hcp success two outings ago and faces a new hcp mark for this race. Each way. TAKUENDO (11) is consistent in condition races and may go well on hcp debut. RIMINI (7) finished second last start at this level at the end of February when a big price. Might progress. ECOLO (10) holds place claims.

7

13:20 Clairefontaine (France) (4YO plus)

De Douville Claiming Stakes

7f 209y

Winner €8,000 - 14 ran

No.
(Draw)
Form
Horse
Age / Wt / OR
Jockey / Trainer
Form Snapshot
1 (2)
08-054
i

Know It's Possible 83

bay g George Vancouver - Connaissance (Choisir)

Has won at this Distance
D
4 9-4 v
 - 

Form hard to assess. Good run Deauville this level last start in March. Can race on the pace.

Form hard to assess. Good run Deauville this level last start in March. Can race on the pace.

Know It's Possible historical data/form
2 (4)
011155
i

Jaayiz (IRE) 16

bay g Zoffany - So Devoted (Holy Roman Emperor)

Has won at this Distance
D
4 9-4 v
67

Won three in succession earlier in the year and up to winning this.

Won three in succession earlier in the year and up to winning this.

Jaayiz historical data/form
3 (5)
70-195
i

Bibi Voice 80

bay f Poet's Voice - Blue Best (Mujahid)

Has won at this Course and Distance
CD
5 9-2
 - 

Good form in stronger hcps and will appreciate this grade.

Good form in stronger hcps and will appreciate this grade.

Bibi Voice historical data/form
4 (13)
9-0060
i

Prince Kerali 16

bay g Sinndar - Perpetual Glory (Dansili)

Has won at this Distance
D
4 9-1
 - 

Easier than recent races but more needed.

Easier than recent races but more needed.

Prince Kerali historical data/form
5 (14)
8062-6
i

Calaf 141

bay g Elusive City - Tianshan (Lahint)

Has won at this Distance
D
8 9-1
 - 

Consistent without winning in better races. Each way.

Consistent without winning in better races. Each way.

Calaf historical data/form
6 (10)
7180-0
i

Ouistreham 138

bay f War Command - Olvia (Giant's Causeway)

Has won at this Distance
D
4 9-1
 - 

Looks too hard based on current form.

Looks too hard based on current form.

Ouistreham historical data/form
7 (7)
80810-
i

Northern Fox (GER) 222

che g Areion - Nadischa (Protektor)

5 9-1
 - 

Won at a country track two starts ago but this is tougher.

Won at a country track two starts ago but this is tougher.

Northern Fox historical data/form
8 (6)
67090-1
i

Molly Sunshine (GER) 81

gre f Soldier hollow - Molly Dancer (Shareef Dancer)

Has won at this Distance
D
5 8-12
 - 

Surprise winner last start at Compiegne in March. This is easier. Could do it again.

Surprise winner last start at Compiegne in March. This is easier. Could do it again.

Molly Sunshine historical data/form
9 (9)
6-6020
i

Goldlady 16

bay f Power - Monteleone (Montjeu)

4 8-11 v
 - 

Solid run in Deauville claimer in February but disappointed next start.

Solid run in Deauville claimer in February but disappointed next start.

Goldlady historical data/form
10 (8)
00-07P
i

Wooldix 5

che g Evasive - In Love Kelty (Green Tune)

5 8-11
 - 

Not on current form.

Not on current form.

Wooldix historical data/form
11 (1)
-47815
i

Viva Polonia 17

gre f Muhtathir - Green Media (Green Tune)

Has won at this Course and Distance
CD
6 8-11
 - 

Conditions winner at Fontainebleau in March then failed in hcp. Not out of this.

Conditions winner at Fontainebleau in March then failed in hcp. Not out of this.

Viva Polonia historical data/form
12 (12)
6-6421
i

River Down (IRE) 12

bay f Holy Roman Emperor - Syrian Sea (Soviet Star)

4 8-8 b
 - 

Progressively worked up to hcp win in latest Strasbourg last week. Distance the query.

Progressively worked up to hcp win in latest Strasbourg last week. Distance the query.

River Down historical data/form
13 (3)
050060
i

Lavinia Rose (GB) 9

che f Compton Place - Lavinia's Grace (Green Desert)

Has won at this Distance
D
7 8-8 b
68

Failing to run a place but this is easier.

Failing to run a place but this is easier.

Lavinia Rose historical data/form
14 (11)
42-648
i