Soft Falling Rain got a less than ideal trip in the $1 million Godolphin Mile before storming to victory in the first race on the Dubai World Cup (UAE-I) card March 30 at Meydan.
Moonwalk in Paris (FR)
- Bay Gelding
- Born 2008
|Owner||SARL ECURIE J-L TEPPER|
|Breeder||NEUSTRIAN ASSOCIATES & DANDY'S FARM|
|Moonwalk in Paris (FR) View Five-Cross Pedigree||Oratorio (IRE)||Danehill|
|Shining Glory (GB)||Singspiel (IRE)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Ste D'Entrainement J.C.Rouget||Haras d'Etreham||$99,323|
|Racing prospect||Anthony Stroud Bloodstock||Jean-Claude Rouget||$404,116|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid al Maktoum's unbeaten colt Soft Falling Rain will get the first major test of his career in the $1 million Godolphin Mile (UAE-II) March 20 at Meydan.
African Story stormed along the rail to win the $200,000 Burj Nahaar (UAE-III) over Capital Attraction while U.S.-based Dullahan was unplaced in his warm-up for the $10 million Dubai World Cup (UAE-I) late this month.
Donegal Racing's synthetic track specialist and Dubai World Cup (UAE-I) hopeful Dullahan will sharpen up for his planned start in the $10 million race later this month in the $200,000 Burj Nahar (UAE-III) March 9 at Meydan.
Moonwalk in Paris gamely charged through a gap and up the rail for a convincing two-length win in the $200,000 Firebreak Stakes Presented by Range Rover (UAE-III) Feb. 14 at Meydan.