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Discreet Marq Wins US Gr1 Del Mar Oaks
At Del Mar in the US, 3YO filly Discreet Marq (Discreet Cat-To Marquet, by Marquetry) scored by 0.75-length for trainer Christophe Clement in the US$300,000 Gr1 Del Mar Oaks (9 furlongs) for 3YO fillies, over fellow fillies Wishing Gate (Indian Charlie-Rich In Spirit, Repriced) & Emotional Kitten (Kitten's Joy-Silent Emotion, by Ghazi). This was Discreet Marq's first Gr1 success and took her record to 5 wins (including the Gr2 Sands Point Stakes & last-start Listed Eventail Stakes) & 3 placings (including the Listed Ginger Brew Stakes) from 10 starts.