PRIX de l'Arc de Triomphe: Frankie Dettori breaks record

Even if you don’t follow the flat racing or never watched a race, you need to see this one! Apart from the fact Frankie Dettori is a brilliant rider, he’s broken another record and the race was a master class in how to get the most out of a horse. As for his filly ‘Enable’, what a star!

In a nut shell..

  1. Dettori's victory made him the race's most successful jockey, having also won it in 1995, 2001, 2002 and 2015.
  2. Enable, led for most of Europe's richest horse race to secure Dettori and John Gosden (trainer) their second Arc win in three years.
  3. The filly ‘Enable’ is owner-breeder Prince Khalid [Abdullah] horse. He bred the mother. Enable is a bay filly bred in England by her owner Khalid Abullah's Juddmonte Farms. She has a large white starand a narrow irregular blaze, a white sock on her left hind leg and smaller white markings on her front feet. She was sent into training with John Gosden at Newmarket, Suffolk
  4. The season for Enable, secured five consecutive Group One victories - in the Epsom Oaks, the Irish Oaks, the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes and the Yorkshire Oaks - before victory in the Arc.

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