Selection in the program will be done by XIMB
through personal interviews.
At the moment I own him, but I hope to sell some shares in him, especially as he's from a good family," said Rouget, who trained Ximb
to finish third in the Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere, and the colt's close relation, Pinson, to win the Prix Guillaume d'Ornano.
Article 166 was applied on October 5, 2003, when American Post scorched home in the Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere ahead of Charming Prince, Newton, Tycoon, Ximb
Kanwal Rekhi has inspired a large number of business school students who heard him in rapt attention at the XIMB
and the members of Invest Bhubaneswar over a lunch meeting earlier in the day.
He is a close relative of Jean-Claude Rouget's smart juvenile sprinter Ximb
and stakes-winning miler Welcome Millenium.
Khalid Abdullah's colt is unbeaten in five starts since being touched off on his debut by the useful Ximb
Stablemate Acropolis, ridden by Kieren Fallon to finish sixth in the race, was found to have interfered with fifth home Ximb
and, as the trio were coupled on the pari-mutuel, Newton and Tycoon were demoted and placed behind Ximb
, who was promoted to third.
Fallon was suspended for leaning on fifth-placed Ximb
aboard the Aidan O'Brien-trained Acropolis in the Group 1 Prix Jean Luc Lagardere.
Under French rules, the Aidan O'Brien-trained pair of Newton and Tycoon, who finished third and fourth, were placed behind Ximb
after a stewards' inquiry as they were coupled in the betting with Acropolis, the third Ballydoyle runner.
beat American Post by inches at Deauville and the form has worked out well.
He has rather a strange name but the grey Ximb
is likely to make his presence felt as the season rolls on.
The stud also bred Ximb
, who won the Listed El Prix du Haras de la Huderie on the same card.