Darlan


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Darlan

Jean Louis Xavier Fran?ois . 1881--1942, French admiral and member of the Vichy government. He cooperated with the Allies after their invasion of North Africa; assassinated
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During the 90- minute monologue, Darlan spoke about how at various stages of life, she got upset with various aspects of her body-- she has only one functioning nostril and her hair is too thin-- but learned to accept it in the end.
McCoy teams up with Nicky Henderson again after the pair struck with the ill-fated Darlan last December, following on from two successes for the recently-retired Binocular, who also claimed the 2010 Champion Hurdle.
He came third to Darlan and finished ahead of Countrywide Flame who was fourth.
Coming to challenge eventual winner Rock on Ruby at the final flight of the 32Red Hurdle, Darlan - ridden by AP McCoy - stepped on the hurdle, crashed to the ground and was fatally injured.
A four-and-a-half-length winner over Raya Star, Darlan certainly put his best foot forward on his seasonal bow, despite the fact the heavy ground was not ideal.
Nicky Henderson''s runaway Christmas Hurdle winner Darlan also has Doncaster as a back-up plan, should the Contenders Hurdle not survive.
ROCK On Ruby, Grandouet and Darlan are among 11 entries for the Betfred Mobile Sports Contenders Hurdle at Sandown on Saturday.
As for the Champion Hurdle, Henderson has three leading contenders in Darlan, Grandouet and Binocular as well as a possible fourth in Oscar Whisky.
TRAINER Nicky Henderson expects Darlan to put the fall he had at Newbury behind him when he lines-up for the William Hill Supreme Novices' Hurdle today.
Representing the Axis are three German commanders, Raeder, Doenitz and Lutjens while representing the Japanese Navy are Admirals Yamamato, Nagumo and Koga, and two French Admirals, Darlan and de la Borde.
Darlan was also made Minister of the Interior, Minister of Defense and Minister of Foreign Affairs by the Vichy French government.
Lead actors Douglas Silva and Darlan Cunha were both in "City of Men," but here they're playing different characters, albeit in the same squalid Rio de Janeiro setting.