G1 Poule d’Essai des Poulains victor Persian King ran well to finish second in another French Classic, the G1 Prix du Jockey Club, over an extended 10 furlongs at Chantilly, France, on Sunday, 2 June.
Siyarafina and Zarkallani win at Longchamp while H.H. the Aga Khan is honoured at The Curragh
The German raider Quest the Moon (Sea the Moon), second in Munich of the Bavarian Classic (Gr3) for his return this season, dominated clearly to finish, succeeding Neufbosc in the Prix du Lys (Gr1)
Morgan Le Faye maintained her unbeaten start to 2019 with an impressive victory in the G2 Prix Corrida – her biggest success to date - over an extended 10 furlongs at Saint-Cloud, France, on Monday, 20 May.
The odds-on favourite Persian King (Kingman) did not falter in The Emirates Poule d'Essai des Poulains (French 2,000 Guineas - Gr1), and he won by a length over Shaman (Shamardal) and San Donato (Lope of Vega), who fought each other down to the post.
Last year’s leading freshman sire No Nay Never proved in demand at the Arqana Breeze-Up Sale, where five of his progeny sold for six-figure sums.