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Choisir Adds Ireland Black-Type
At Tipperary in Ireland, multiple Gr1-winning shuttler & former star Australian sprinter Choisir (Danehill Dancer-Great Selection, by Lunchtime) added a black-type success when 8YO Irish-bred gelding Monsieur Joe (Choisir-Pascali, by Compton Place) scored by 1.5-lengths for trainer Paul Midgley in the Listed Abergwaun Stakes (5 furlongs) for 3YO+, over 5YO mare Iffranesia (Iffraaj-Farnesina, by Anabaa) & 3YO filly Dikta Del Mar (Diktat-Marmaria, by Limpid). Monsieur Joe took his record to 11 wins (including the Gr3 Prix du Petit Couvert) and 15 placings from 69 starts for £414,286 earnings.