Trainer: M. Gilbert Rousset

Gilbert Rousset holds the record for most wins of any trainer at Champ de Mars. Added to the fact that he has won plenty of classic races and Championships, it is safe to say that this veteran trainer has been very successful.

Under his tutelage, Great Gusto (1987), Mr Brock (2008) and Disa Leader (2010) have all been crowned Horse Of The Year, while Intercontinental won the 2013 Maiden Cup, after debuting his career in the lower categories.

Runner-up in the Trainers' Championship in 2019, it Will not be a surprise if he regains his crown this season.

Trainer since: 1987 (Absent in 1995)

Stables: Rousset and Maigrot (1987)

Record (as at December 31st 2019): 896 wins and 2022 places for 6042 nominations, and gains amounting to Rs 176,174,600

Best Season: Champion trainer in 1987, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2016, 2017, 2018


Jockey: N.Juglall

Trainer: M. Gilbert Rousset


Past performances

Year Eff Winners Rank Entries Wins 2nd 3rd 4th Unplaced Stakes Money (Rs) Cups %1sts Seq1 Seq2
2019 35 23 2 246 38 36 33 34 105 11335400 17 15.4 19 3
2018 40 25 1 216 47 28 36 19 86 13539000 21 21.8 11 0
2017 35 24 1 229 41 44 34 31 79 12872500 19 17.9 19 4
2016 41 22 1 266 49 55 36 36 90 15633000 36 18.4 13 5
2015 39 24 2 250 51 39 43 25 92 12506500 31 20.4 13 2
2014 42 24 3 254 45 37 39 30 103 11268000 28 17.7 21 3
2013 40 21 1 261 47 39 42 19 114 12624000 34 18.0 11 7
2012 43 22 2 263 50 40 29 31 113 14417000 28 19.0 15 3

List of horses

# Horse Pedigree Age Rating
1 Rule The Night VAR (USA) - LIGHT THE MOON 4 76
2 King's County COUNT DUBOISN(GB) - BAY CHERRY (ZIM) 5 62
3 Alyaasaat DAWN APPROACH (IRE) - YAASAH (IRE) 4 55
4 Mambo Rock MAMBO IN SEATTLE (USA) - ALMOND STAR (USA) 5 52
5 St Vladimir FORT WOOD (USA) - FROSBITE 4 52
6 Ovation Award STAGELIGHT (IRE) - SLIGHTLY BLONDE 4 50
7 Senatla POTALA PALACE - IMPRESSEF 4 50
8 Tower Of Wisdom SILVANO (GER) - ES LA VIDA 5 49
9 Maxamore GREYS INN (USA) - BELLA NOTTE 6 47
10 Red Line Captain CAPTAIN AL - THIN RED LINE (AUS) 5 47
11 Mind Blowing HORSE CHESTNUT - BUTTERFLY WORLD 5 45
12 Steak And Ale ROCK OF GIBRALTAR (IRE) - MAYAKOBA (IRE) - 45
13 Patrol Officer TRAFFIC GUARD (USA) - RAINBOW LADY 4 44
14 Iditarod Trail GO DEPUTY (USA) - IDITAROD 4 44
15 Montego Bay VAR (USA) - TORRA BAY (AUS) 4 44
16 Driven Force SAIL FROM SEATTLE (CAN) - ARRESTER BED 4 40
17 Paddingtons Luck DUKE OF MARMALADE (IRE) - LET'S TRY AGAIN (BRZ) 4 39
18 Iron Wolf QUERARI (GER) - SPANISH VIXEN 5 38
19 Cyber Special ASHAAWES (USA) - CYBER TOY 4 37
20 The Brass Bell HARD SPUN (USA) - BAL DES SIRENES (IRE) 6 36
21 Mr Hardy BEZRIN (USA) - HOLD MY HEART 5 35
22 Taranaki BYWORD (GB) - URABAMBA 5 35
23 Candy Apple GIMMETHEGREENLIGHT (AUS) - SCROCHING 3 35
24 It Doesn't Matter NATIONAL EMBLEM - HER EXCELLENCY (AUS) 7 34
25 Olmeca Black VERCINGETORIX - ULWANDLE 3 34
26 Camp David CAPTAIN AL - MAKING WHOOPIE - 34
27 Jals Tiger TIGER RIDGE (USA) - ATLANTIC BEACH 5 32
28 J J's Captain CAPTAIN AL - JAMALAYA (IRE) 4 32
29 Watch Me Dad ELUSIVE FORT - LOLA BUD 4 29
30 Senor's Guest JUDPOT (USA) - MODEL GUEST 4 28
31 Gunner Runner CAPTAIN AL - EMIRATES LADY (USA) 3 26
32 Minnesota Dream VISIONAIRE (USA) - DUBAI JEWEL (USA) 3 25
33 Hometown Hero PHILANTHROPIST (USA) - MISS MONEYBAGS 5 20