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Peintre Celebre Adds France Gr2
At Deauville in France, former Coolmore shuttler Peintre Celebre (Nureyev-Peinture Bleue, by Alydar) added a group success when 5YO mare La Pomme D'Amour (Peintre Celebre-Winnebago, by Kris) scored by 0.75-length for trainer Andre Fabre in the 130,000 Gr2 Prix de Pomone (12.5 furlongs) for 3YO+ f&m, over 3YO filly Chalnetta (Oratorio-Aifa, by Johann Quatz) & 4YO mare Emirates Queen (Street Cry-Zomaradah, by Deploy). In winning back-to-back Prix de Pomones, La Pomme D'Amour took her record to 5 wins (including the Gr2 Prix de Pomone) & 3 placings (including the last-start Gr2 Prix Maurice de Nieuil) from 15 starts.