Saint-Cloud


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Saint-Cloud

(French sɛ̃klu)
n
(Placename) a residential suburb of Paris: former royal palace; Sèvres porcelain factory. Pop: 29 981 (2006)
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"Every letter is there!" [He repeats it.] "A Henry cinq cedera (his crown of course); de Saint-Cloud partira; en nauf (that's an old French word for skiff, vessel, felucca, corvette, anything you like) errera--"
Sheikh Abdullah's Marid won among the colts while Al Shaqab Racing's Al Haffanah triumphed among the fillies Qatar's horses dominated the Arabian racing action at Saint-Cloud, near Paris, in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Khalifa al-Thani and Qatar Olympic Committee president HE Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad al-Thani.
The Ballydoyle maestro is well represented in the two Group 1 events at Saint-Cloud tomorrow.
C'est a la Celle Saint-Cloud, en effet, que des hommes d'exception, marocains et francais, ont su, grace a la vision sage et a l'attitude sereine et apaisee de feu Sa Majeste Mohammed V, que Dieu L'ait en sa Sainte misericorde, ouvrir un nouveau chapitre dans les relations entre le Maroc et la France.
Freddy Head has also entered recent Saint-Cloud winner Migwar and is currently leaning towards running him at Epsom, rather than in the French equivalent.
Danedream was the first horse to take the prize back to the fatherland and it could be a similar story with Novellist, who lines up at Ascot on the back of a victory in the Group 1 Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud last month.
The trainer felt her stable star was only at 60 per cent fitness when he made his return from injury in the Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud last month.
The six-year-old's trainer David O'Meara said earlier in the week his charge was not a definite runner on Town Moor and is instead set for a trip to France to contest the Prix Edmond Blanc at Saint-Cloud on Sunday.
John Gosden's outstanding mare is poised to take her chance in the Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud on June 27 after satisfying her trainer in a Wednesday work-out.
YOUMZAIN claimed the big prize his consistency deserved winning a cracking renewal of the Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud in France.
HURRICANE RUN suffered a shock defeat, only the second of his career, when narrowly beaten by Pride at Saint-Cloud yesterday.