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Tac De Boistron Wins France Gr1 Prix Royal Oak
At Longchamp in France, 6YO gelding Tac De Boistron (Take Risks-Pondiki, by Sicyos) notched his first Gr1 victory when scoring by 5-lengths for trainer Marco Botti in the 250,000 Gr1 Prix Royal Oak (15.5 furlongs) for 3YO+, over 4YO entire Going Somewhere (Sulamani-Angel Star, by Special Nash) & 6YO mare Missunited (Golan-Lets Clic Together, by Don't Forget Me). Tac De Boistron, who contested last year's Melbourne & Geelong Cups, took his record to 7 wins (including the Gr2 Prix Maurice de Nieuil & Listed Chester Stand Cup) & 6 placings (including the last start Gr1 Prix du Cadran & Gr3 Prix de Barbeville) from 32 starts for $664,825 earnings.