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Arc de Triomphe 2015. VIEW EXCLUSIVE VIDEO BELOW. Longchamps Paris famous racecourse run by France Galop. Exclusive images in Winners enclosure. Frankie Dettori rode Golden Horn to a breathtaking victory in the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp Sunday 4th October, denying Treve a record third win. Dettori, also won the English Derby earlier this summer on the John Gosden-trained three-year-old colt. Golden Horn moved towards the front early . Parisian love affair with Treve 3rd Arc challenge . Flintshire runner-up for the second year and French Derby winner New Bay in third. Mare Treve, trained by Criquette Head-Maarek, finished fourth in Europe’s most prestigious horse race. She confirmed that the horse is now likely headed for retirement.Golden Horn — will be retired to stud next year, but owner Anthony Oppenheimer may target the Breeders’ Cup or the Champion Stakes at Ascot for a finale. “He was magnificently ridden and has just a wonderful trainer in John Gosden,” he said. If Golden Horn was to contest the Breeders Cup Classic at Keeneland in the United States on October 31 racing against American Pharaoh, the winner of Triple Crown. France Galop has confirmed that the 2016 Quatar Arc will now be run at Chantilly before the race returns to the newly redeveloped Longchamp in 2017. The race is the richest run on turf anywhere in the world, and second only to the Dubai World Cup, which takes place on the synthetic surface Tapeta.
Published October 7, 2015