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Nightflower Wins Gr1 Preis von Europa
At Cologne in Germany, European Horse Of The Year & 6-time Gr1-winning Coolmore shuttler Dylan Thomas (Danehill-Lagrion, by Diesis) celebrated a Gr1 success when 3YO Irish-bred filly Nightflower (Dylan Thomas-Night of Magic, by Peintre Celebre) scored by 2-lengths for trainer Andreas Lowe in the Gr1 Preis von Europa (12 furlongs) for 3YO+, over 4YO entire Sirius (Dashing Blade-Saratina, by Monsun) & 5YO UK-bred entire Dubday (Dubawi-Dayrose, by Daylami). This was the first top-flight victory for Nightflower who took her record to 2 wins (including the Gr2 Diana Trial) and 5 placings (including the Gr1 Grosser Preis von Baden) from 8 starts for €312,000 earnings.