Waldgeist swoops late to beat Enable in Arc

Enable had to contend with all the spot in her bid for history and a third success in the Qatar Prix de lArc de Triomphe since Waldgeist provided a eighth victory to Andre Fabre.
Having enlarged her Group One tally to 10 with successes in the Yorkshire Oaks, the King George and the Coral-Eclipse this season, all eyes were about John Gosden mare as she aimed to become the first winner of Europe contest.
Frankie Dettori had to niggle along that the 4-6 favourite but she had been back to the bridle at the peak of the home straight and looked well positioned into the record books to race.
Enable did manage to pull clear, After asked to quicken – along with the packed grandstands in Paris roared in expectation.
Her stride began to shorten in the final furlong on the testing ground and she was unable to resist the shot Waldgeist – beaten by Permit on each of the three and fourth occasions theyd fulfilled.

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