One-two at Longchamp for the progenies raised at the Grand Courgeon Stud


On 12 May 2019 at ParisLongchamp, after an impressive final, Tayf by Amer out of Djelmila (Manganate) won the Group 1PA The President of the UAE Cup - Coupe d'Europe des Chevaux Arabes, run over 2000 meters. Born and bred at the Haras du Grand Courgeon for Sheikh Abdullah bin Khalifa Al Thani who owns him, the seven-year-old is trained by Alban de Mieulle. Jockey Olivier Peslier led him to his second Group 1PA success.

The runner-up is Khataab by Amer out of Djelana (Al Sakbe), bred by Alban de Mieulle at the Grand Courgeon Stud and owned by Al Shaqab Racing. Khataab is trained by Thomas Fourcy and jockey Jérôme Cabre was in the saddle.

Photos Zuzanna Lupa