Advent of Quinta: 8 – 12 – 6 – 4 – 19
Fists clenched and Eoritz celebrates with joy as Mendisabal takes the lead. The 47-year-old Basque jockey has a reason to rejoice at being named in the Jockey Club (Group I) for the third time, even after signing a double after his victory over Misryf last year. On Sunday, at the Chantilly Race Course (Oys), he won this prestigious flat race, becoming France’s second favorite ($ 1,500,000, including $ 857,000 for the winner), and crowning the best 3-year-old, thank you St. Mark’s Basilica (n ° 8). It is coached by Irish Aiden O’Brien, the first winner of the French Derby.
The attendants did not tremble for any reason. Event Favorite, St. Mark’s Basilica, Mounted just behind the animators, set a sharp acceleration at the beginning of the straight line in the 2,100m course and overcame the opposition by gaining more than one length. Ioritz Mendesaball said to Equidia’s microphone.
Second in the 2021 edition of the Jockey Club, Silive (n ° 12) A few tears flowed from his coach, Frederick Rossi. His jockey Frank Blondell said he believed for a moment in the coronation. “I am very happy with this second position,” he added. Stephanie Niege also overcame the emotion after finishing third on her first starter in the French Derby Millebosk (n ° 6) associated with Gregory Benoit. Zaidabad (n ° 4) and Cheshire Academy (n ° 19) Complete the correct combination.