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Shamardal Adds French Black-Type
European champion 4-time Gr1-winning Darley shuttler Shamardal (Giant's Causeway-Helsinki, by Machiavellian) added a French black-type success when Godolphin's Irish-bred colt Modern History (Shamardal-Fatefully, by Private Account) scored a 0.75-length victory in the €55,000 (A$76,000) Listed Prix Aymeri De Mauleon (1600m) for 3YOs at Toulouse. Modern History (ridden by Mickael Barzalona for trainer Andre Fabre) defeated Us-bred filly Etive (Elusive Quality-Firth Of Lorne, by Danehill) & another filly Action Chope (Muhaymin-Free Track, by Solid Illusion). Modern History took his record to 2 wins & a placings from 3 starts for €46,900 (A$65,000) earnings.