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Wizz Kid Wins France Gr1 Prix de L'Abbaye
In Lonchamp's premier sprint race on Arc day, 4YO mare Wizz Kid (Whipper-Lidanski, by Soviet Star) scored by a neck for trainer Robert Collet in the €350,000 Gr1 Prix de l'Abbaye de Longchamp (1000m) for 2YOs+, over 4YO colt Mayson (Invincible Spirit-Mayleaf, by Pivotal) & 5YO gelding Hamish McGonagall (Namid-Anatase, by Danehill). Wizz Kid took her record to 4 wins (including the Gr2 Prix du Gros-Chene at Chantilly in both 2012 and 2011, & Listed Prix Yacowlef at Deauville on debut in 2010) and 3 placings (including a runner-up in the Gr1 Prix Maurice de Gheest) from 14 starts.