And Johnny Murtagh, enjoying a tremendous season for Ballydoyle, most recently winning the Fillies Mile on Listen at Ascot on Saturday, will ride Soldier Of Fortune
, on which he won the recent Prix Niel at Longchamp, a proven Arc trial.
Aidan O'Brien, trainer of Soldier Of Fortune
and Red Rock Canyon "Soldier Of Fortune
is one of those horses not affected by ground.
We have decided to accept it even though we remain convinced that he beat Soldier Of Fortune
France Galop stewards' secretary Henri Pouret said: "I can confirm that the dead-heat between It's Gino and Soldier Of Fortune
EASY: Soldier of Fortune
and Seamus Heffernan win with the rest well beaten.
SOLDIER Of Fortune
gave Aidan O'Brien a fifth Budweiser Irish Derby victory when slaughtering ten rivals at the Curragh yesterday.
FRANCE GALOP yesterday confirmed they have received an appeal from the connections of It's Gino, who was judged to have dead-heated for third place with Soldier Of Fortune
in Sunday's Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe.
BLASTED: Players take role of a soldier of fortune
on shooting, bombing and stealing rampage; PEACEMAKER: U2's Bono
Coral spokesman David Stevens said: "If Conduit were confirmed for the Breeders' Cup Turf we would make him 6-1 third best in the list behind Soldier Of Fortune
and Duke Of Marmalade.
The form looks solid, with the second, Youmzain (127), and third, Soldier Of Fortune
(126), running to the same marks they achieved when first and second in the Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud.
Labour's Gareth Thomas from Clwyd West wants a full-scale probe into the mail-order firm Soldier of Fortune
, said to be selling the so-called anti-burglar devices.
AIDAN O'BRIEN will take Soldier Of Fortune
and Duke Of Marmalade home and see how they are before making any decision on their participation at the Breeders' Cup or any of the other end-of-year international meetings.
Youmzain had won a Group 1 before that, the 2006 Preis von Europa at Cologne, but the top-flight contest he landed this year, the Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud, reads more impressively, as Soldier Of Fortune
, Doctor Dino, Zambezi Sun, Getaway and Lucarno were among the vanquished.