Paolini is trained by Andreas Woehler. Andreas Suborics piloted Paolini to the victory.
Paolini dueled with Ela Athena in the final furlong en route to winning Sunday's Gran Premio di Milano (Ity-I). Over a San Siro course rated good, the 4-year-old son of Lando completed the 1 1/2 miles in 2:34 4/5.Ela Athena finished second, a short head behind the winner. Super Tassa came home third, with Snetterton fourth in the seven-horse field.