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Tiger Hill Adds French Black-Type
In France overnight, triple Gr1-winning Darley shuttler Tiger Hill (Danehill-The Filly, by Appiani) added a black-type success when evergreen 9YO gelding Young Tiger (Tiger Hill-Youngolina, by Trempolino) scored by a neck in the €60,000 (A$83,000) Listed Priox Max Sicard (2400m) at Toulouse. Young Tiger (ridden by Francois-Xavier Bertras for trainer Francois Rohaut) defeated 4YO entires Dunaden (Nicobar-La Marlia, by Kaldounevees) & Le Roumois (Muhtathir-Blanchelande, by Subotica). Young Tiger took his record to 20 wins (also including May's Listed Grand Prix De Bordeaux over 1900m at Bordeaux & April's Listed Le Vase D'Argent over 2000m at Toulouse, plus 2009's Listed Prix Max Sicard over 2400m at Toulouse, Listed Grand Prix De La Ville De Nantes over 2400m at Nantes & Listed Grand Prix De Lyon over 2400m at Lyon-Parilly, as well as 2008's Listed Le Vase D'Argent over 2000m at Toulouse & 2007's Listed Prix Du Grand Camp over 2400m at Lyon-Parilly) & 14 placings (including October's Listed Grand Prix De Nantes over 2400m at Nantes & May's Listed Grand Prix De La Region Alsace over 2100m at Strasbourg, plus 2009's Listed Grand Prix De Bordeaux over 1900m & Listed Le Vase D'Argent over 2000m at Toulouse, as well as 2004's Gr3 Prix La Force over 2000m at Saint-Cloud) from 34 starts.