Trainer: M. Alain Perdrau

Alain Perdrau holds the record for being the longest serving trainer at Champ de Mars. He burst onto the scene in 1984 with the ex-Ladegourdie stable and became champion trainer in that season.

He may not have won another championship since, but he has continued to excel with his regularity.

After a more than satisfactory 2017, he will be hoping for even better in 2018.

Trainer since: 1984

Stables : Perdrau, Ladegourdie (1984) and Desvaux (1985)

Record (as at December 31st 2017) 637 wins and 1471 places for 5034 nominations with gains amounting to Rs 82,321,275

Best season: 2011 (30 wins and 66 placings for 152 runners and Stakesmoney amounting to Rs. 6, 676,000)

Jockey: -

Trainer: M. Alain Perdrau


Past performances

Year Eff Winners Rank Entries Wins 2nd 3rd 4th Unplaced Stakes Money (Rs) Cups %1sts Seq1 Seq2
2017 32 12 8 150 21 14 22 16 77 5558000 9 14.0 17 4
2016 25 10 8 150 16 27 21 16 70 5135000 10 10.7 31 0
2015 22 15 6 141 23 22 10 12 74 4936500 15 16.3 16 16
2014 24 11 8 157 24 21 15 12 85 5299000 14 15.3 20 10
2013 27 11 10 142 14 12 15 21 80 3296000 9 9.9 30 30
2012 32 13 7 167 20 29 16 23 79 5459000 16 12.0 15 7

List of horses

# Horse Pedigree Age Rating
1 Nordic Warrior CAPTAIN AL - NORDIC SPRING 8 74
2 Al Mariachi GREAT BRITAIN (GB) - SENORITA 4 67
3 Captain Swarovski CAPTAIN AL - CRYSTAL SYMPHONY 6 66
4 Our Emperor DYNASTY - EXPRESS QUEEN 5 65
5 Purple Tractor GIMMETHEGREENLIGHT (AUS) - FORTIFY 5 59
6 Gimme Green GIMMETHEGREENLIGHT (AUS) - FRAGRANT 5 44
7 Olympic Bolt ASIATIC BOY (ARG) - DOUBT FIRE (BRZ) 7 43
8 Sunset Breeze DUPONT (GB) - ISLAND RISE 6 40
9 Hithimagainchuck VAR (USA) - MISS MADELEIN (ARG) 4 39
10 Kalinago TAMBURLAINE (IRE) - KALINA 10 37
11 Castle LUNDY'S LIABILITY (BRZ) - HAPPY CHRIS (BRZ) 7 37
12 Schachar KAHAL (GB) - AFRICAN DAWN 6 34
13 Freddie Flint CAPTAIN AL - ENTRENCHED EMBEM 4 34
14 Captain Moss CAPTAIN AL - LADY MODEL 4 30
15 British Pound GREAT BRITAIN (GB) - MISS WORDSWORTH 4 30
16 Philosopher PHILANTHROPIST (USA) - BURMESE 5 29
17 Greenstreettractor CAPTAIN AL - ROCK'S BROAD (AUS) 4 29
18 Golden Ball CURVED BALL (AUS) - FILIGREE GOLD 5 27
19 Dante's Rock SEVENTH ROCK (AUS) - ENCIRCLE 4 26
20 Badawee DYNASTY - TAWAKUL (IRE) 4 25
21 New Golden Age MOGOK (USA) - CHESTNUT LODGE 5 24
22 Master Silva MASTER OF FATE - SILVER VANITY 3 21
23 Friday On My Mind GIMMETHEGREENLIGHT (USA) - FIREINTHEWOODD 4 16
24 Falkland GREAT BRITAIN (GB) - ISLAND RISE 4 0