Rougir edged out Grand Glory in an exhilarating end to the Prix de l’Opera Longines at ParisLongchamp.
The 16-1 winner, educated by Cedric Rossi and ridden by Maxime Guyon, cane out on high in a detailed name to the mile-and-a-quarter Group One for fillies and mares.
It regarded for a great distance as if James Fanshawe’s Audarya, third behind Tarnawa 12 months in the past, would possibly land the prize, however finally she had nothing left within the closing phases.
Sibila Spain made the working till the Fanshawe mare swept previous her. Nevertheless, after being held collectively by Ioritz Mendizabal she couldn’t final residence within the testing circumstances as Rougir and Grand Glory made their bids and he or she needed to accept fourth place. Eudaimonia was third.