A. Perdrau

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: D. David

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 7 75
2 Captain Swarovski CAPTAIN AL - CRYSTAL SYMPHONY 5 71
3 M L Jet JET MASTER - SUBYAN DREAMS 6 63
4 Mootahadee REDOUTE'S CHOICE (AUS) - MOON IS UP (USA) 6 62
5 Our Emperor DYNASTY - EXPRESS QUEEN - 62
6 Belong To Me ANTONIUS PIUS (USA) - ALONG THE NILE (USA) 6 57
7 Al Mariachi GREAT BRITAIN (GB) - SENORITA - 55
8 Chosen Dash MUHTAFAL (USA) - CARLAS WISDOM 5 54
9 Purple Tractor GIMMETHEGREENLIGHT (AUS) - FORTIFY 4 53
10 Olympic Bolt ASIATIC BOY (ARG) - DOUBT FIRE (BRZ) 6 52
11 Ole Gunnar SECOND EMPIRE (IRE) - DUPLICATE 5 50
12 Jolie Roger DYNASTY - JOLIE ANGELINA 6 49
13 Noah's Ark IDEAL WORLD (USA) - BELCANTO 5 49
14 Kalinago TAMBURLAINE (IRE) - KALINA 9 45
15 Big Pleasure HORSE CHESTNUT - LATIFAH - 45
16 Sunset Breeze DUPONT (GB) - ISLAND RISE 5 44
17 Schachar KAHAL (GB) - AFRICAN DAWN 5 42
18 Gimme Green GIMMETHEGREENLIGHT (AUS) - FRAGRANT 4 41
19 Glorious Goodwood DYNASTY - GLORY SISTER (USA) 4 41
20 Castle LUNDY'S LIABILITY (BRZ) - HAPPY CHRIS (BRZ) 6 40
21 Freddie Flint CAPTAIN AL - ENTRENCHED EMBEM 3 39
22 Golden Ball CURVED BALL (AUS) - FILIGREE GOLD 4 35
23 Valerin LATERAL (GB) - DONATELLA 6 34
24 Sierra Redwood MAIN AIM (GB) - PLUM BLOSSOM 4 32
25 Philosopher PHILANTHROPIST (USA) - BURMESE - 29
26 Midnight Man VISIONAIRE (USA) - NOW IS THE HOUR 4 26
27 Captain Moss CAPTAIN AL - LADY MODEL 3 26
28 British Pound GREAT BRITAIN (GB) - MISS WORDSWORTH - 26
29 Ramaas BOLD SILVANO - SALSABEEL (AUS) 4 25
30 New Golden Age MOGOK (USA) - CHESTNUT LODGE 4 22
31 Badawee DYNASTY - TAWAKUL (IRE) 3 21
32 Friday On My Mind GIMMETHEGREENLIGHT (USA) - FIREINTHEWOODD 3 21