Keyword: Saint-Cloud

  • Entrance to the parade ring at Saint Cloud was blocked for horses entering by protesters as connections of runners stood by

    Saint-Cloud Cancels Card due to Protest

    The Oct. 29 race meeting at Saint-Cloud, including a pair of group 1 juvenile events featuring prominent cross-Channel runners, was abandoned after the first race because of a protest over cuts in funding.

  • Trainer Aidan O’Brien celebrates his 25th group 1 win in a single season, tying the record set by the late Bobby Frankel

    O'Brien Abundance Spills Over Into France

    The impressive depth of the Aidan O'Brien stable will be on display this weekend when the trainer, who is enjoying a memorable year even by his high standards, unleashes a promising group of juveniles first at Doncaster then Oct. 29 in France.

  • Cloth of Stars wins the 2017 Prix Ganay

    Cloth of Stars Leads Big Day for Godolphin

    The winner's enclosure at Saint Cloud belonged to Godolphin May 1, as colts owned by Sheikh Mohammed's racing enterprise won all three stakes races on the Parisian racetrack's Monday card. 

  • Silverwave Breaks Through at Saint-Cloud

    A well-beaten third in the Prix d'Ispahan (Fr-I) last time out, Silverwave was much the best July 3 when he sprung a surprise the Prix du Saint-Cloud (Fr-I).

  • Treve comes home strong to win the Prix Corrida.<br><a target="blank" href="">Order This Photo</a>

    Treve Terrific in Corrida Romp at Saint-Cloud

    Two-time Arc winner Treve made an eye-catching start to her 2015 season when unleashing her patented powerful finishing kick and drawing clear to win the Prix Corrida (Fr-II) May 29 at Saint-Cloud.

  • Loch Garman Wins Criterium International

    Loch Garman scored a last-gasp victory in the Criterium International (Fr-I) Nov. 1 at Saint-Cloud, coming from near the back of the field to catch pacesetter Anna's Pearl in the final strides for a half-length win.

  • Pearl Flute, Us Law Face Off at Saint-Cloud

    The Criterium International (Fr-I) for 2-year-olds on Nov. 1 at Saint-Cloud attracted six entrants, among them a pair of familiar rivals in Pearl Flute and Us Law, both group III winners.

  • Dubawi Colt Sets Record at French Sale

    A Dubawi colt, which is a member of his sire's first crop, set a sale record when he brought 280,000 euros (approximately $376,538) May 9 during the upbeat Arqana breeze-up auction at Saint-Cloud racecourse in France. Paul Nataf, acting on behalf of his longtime client Gérard Laboureau, purchased the colt from Willie Browne's Mocklershill operation.

  • Market Upbeat at Arqana Autumn Sale

    The market was upbeat at Arqana's autumn sale of horses in training at Saint-Cloud in France Nov. 17. The average price for the one-day auction (down from two in 2007) of 20,688 euros was almost the same as last year's 20,959-euro average. The 93 horses sold grossed 1,924,000 euros, which was down 6.3% from last year's total of 2,054,000 euros for 98 horses.

  • Full of Gold Glistens in France

    Full of Gold outclassed his rivals and was an impressive two length winner of the Criterium de Saint-Cloud (Fr-I) Nov. 11. The race marked the last group I event of the European flat season.

  • Longchamp Opener Cancelled by Strike

    For the fourth consecutive year, a strike by parimutuel clerks has caused postponement of key races in France. The first meeting of the year at Longchamp was cancelled Thursday because of a job action, according to the Daily Racing Form.