Connections of Torquator Tasso have confirmed the shock Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe hero will return subsequent season with a view to defending his crown in 12 months’ time.
The Marcel Weiss-trained four-year-old turned solely the third German challenger to win Europe’s premier middle-distance contest when inflicting an upset at ParisLongchamp on Sunday.
Within the speedy aftermath there was speak of a possible journey to Japan, however the Adlerflug colt will now be given a well-earned break earlier than being ready for a 2022 marketing campaign.
Julia Römich, a consultant of Weiss’s secure, instructed Equidia: “The Marcel Weiss secure thanks everybody for this unforgettable day Sunday at Longchamp.
“Torquator Tasso won’t run once more this 12 months. His house owners have resisted the temptation to go to the Group One Japan Cup in order that he can relaxation up for subsequent 12 months.
“The target is to defend his title within the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe. As such, we’ll come again to Longchamp subsequent 12 months.”