Species Equus caballus
Breeder Mme. Carla Giral
Trainer Freddy Head
S02 v12 v01 marchand d or the bogberry dr dino
Marchand d'Or (foaled February 21, 2003 in Calvados, France) is a Thoroughbred racehorse who, in 2008, won his third straight Prix Maurice de Gheest at Deauville Racecourse. Thus becoming the first to ever win three consecutive runnings of any French Group 1 race.
In 2010, the horse switched trainer to Mikel Delzangles and had six starts during the season with the Group 3 Prix de Saint-Georges his only win. In the 2011 season Merchand d'Or also won one of his six starts that being the Group 3 Prix de Meautry. So far during the 2012 campaign the horse has yet to finish better than third in three races.
At 3: Prix de Venette (Com-7F), Prix du Pont-Neuf (Lon-L,7F), Prix Maurice de Gheest (Dea-G1,6.5F) At 4: Prix de la Porte Maillot (Lon,G3,7F), Prix Maurice de Gheest (Dea, G1,6.5F), 2nd: Betfred Sprint Cup (Hay,G1,6F), 3rd: Prix de la Foret (Lon,G1,7F) At 5: Prix du Gros-Chene (Cha,G2, 5F), Darley July Cup (Nmk,G1,6F), Prix Maurice de Gheest (Dea, G1,6.5F),
In 2008, become the first horse to win three consecutive editions of any French Group 1 race.