Cheltenham : french touch

2014/03/17 - Statistics
Martaline leaves Cheltenham with two Gr.1, contests to his counter, over hurdles and on the chase, with two horses bred in Allier. What a skill !



Two Gr.1 laureates for Martaline during the Cheltenham festival :


Very Wood, bred by Catherine &Bernard Jacquemont,

in partnership with Jean-Paul Gronfier and his son Antoine, born and raised in Allier, rwins the Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (3m) at 5 for trainer Noel Meade. 




Grey like his sire, Dynaste, bred by Paul Chartier, scores in his second Gr.1

of his career thanks to the Ryanair Chase under Tom Scudamore for David Pipe 



My Risk gets the Queen Mother Champion Chase (Gr.1) with the AQPS "made in Grugerie", Sire de Grugy, a second consecutive Gr.1 success,th group win in his last outings. Module is 3rd for Jean-Marie Baradeau and David Lumet


By Authorized, Tiger Roll gets the best of Kentucky Hyden (Kentucky Dynamite) from Haras de Manneville, in the Gr.1 event Triumph Hurdle. Lets also note that Calipto, a son of Califet bred by André Priolet, is 4th. 


Great group places for Ballingarry, Fragrant Mix, Smadoun, Alberto Giacometti and Turgeon.



In France, at Auteuil, the prix d'Indy and Troytown, two Gr.3s, gave victory to french based stallions :  Poliglote wins the first hurdle contest with Polygona for Manuel Garcia and Yann-Marie Porzier (Policy Maker 2nd, Dream Well, 3rd) while the second mentioned race, a chase, went to Saint des Saints with Saint Palois for Haras du Luy and Mme Papot (Network is 3rd). 



Semaine des étalons du 2014/03/10 au 2014/03/16
Al NamixAlizee Rochelaise (AQPS)F10ArgentanSteeple1er
ElvstroemOutback JoeH13MorphettvillePlat1er G2
Great PretenderPlumeurH13AuteuilHaies2ème Listed
Great PretenderJarrouseH10Enghien-SoisyHaies1er
GreengroomUltra Pepita (AA)F12Mont-de-MarsanHaies1er
HannoumaNouma JeloisF9Enghien-SoisyHaies1er
HonoluluGoldininaF9Carrere (Martinique)Plat1er
KapgardeHyla Du MathanF11NimesSteeple1er
KapgardeVoyage A New York (AQPS)H11CarlisleHaies1er
KingsalsaTache NoireM12RomaPlat1er
Le HavreOrbecM9Bordeaux le BouscatPlat1er
Le HavreDiego ValorM9Mont-de-MarsanPlat1er
Le HavreSuedoisH9ChantillyPlat2ème Listed
Moss ValeCross OutM2020RomaPlat1er
MotivatorOur Phylli VeraM11PlumptonHaies1er
NaaqoosGangnam StyleF9Saint-CloudPlat1er
NaaqoosSpoulgasM9Marseille Pont de VivauxPlat1er
NidorUgo Clementais (AQPS)H12ArgentanCross1er
PomellatoAnother PartyM9ChantillyPlat3ème Listed
Saint Des SaintsSaint CallH9Bordeaux le BouscatHaies1er
Saint Des SaintsSaint PaloisH12AuteuilSteeple1er G3
SlicklyEstrella DelnorteF9Carrere (Martinique)Plat1er
SlicklySwift HarmonyF10Saint-CloudPlat1er
Stormy RiverRiver CamH11AngoulemePlat1er
Stormy RiverCajunM9Marseille Pont de VivauxPlat1er
UngaroSuntiepH14CheltenhamSteeple3ème Listed
VatoriRose VistaF11Saint-CloudPlat3ème G3
WhipperRaphaelusH13Marseille Pont de VivauxPlat1er