Trained by Yves de Nicolay, Silver Frost
did not appear to get home when looking for a Classic double in the French Derby.
The custom hand-painted tank features 'ghost flames' in a two tone combination of Phantom Black and Silver Frost
that provides a distinctive sparkle effect finish.
Among the stars she has bred are Equiano, Helissio, Highest Honor, Lawman and Silver Frost
, while her black and white striped silks with blue cap have been carried with distinction by homebreds such as Chinese White.
French Guineas winner Silver Frost
, Godolphin's Gladiatorus and JeanClaude Rouget's Never On Sunday, all Group One winners in the their own right, were never in the race.
25 DEAUVILLE: 1 Aqlaam, 2 Virtual, 3 Gladiatorus, 4 Runaway, 5 Never On Sunday, 6 Goldikova, 7 Silver Frost
, 8 Irian, 9 Only Green.
Although the Danehill Dancer colt was closing all the way to the line, Olivier Peslier's mount Silver Frost
- with the benefit of a recent run - had done enough.
Mother Clanger is warm and loving while Granny Clanger just wants to live quietly knitting threads of silver frost
Mr Cotton says he has enjoyed only modest success on the turf - but his horse Silver Frost
won the French equivalent of the 2,000 Guineas a few years back, which was just cause for celebration.
Later in the evening, De Watrigant struck again for the Tsui family, buying Hidden Silver, dam of Poule d'Essai des Poulains hero Silver Frost
, for EUR400,000.
This year, the star of the Chantilly show should be the flying grey French 2,000 Guineas winner SILVER FROST
ran out an smart winner of the French 2000 Guineas under Christophe Soumillon.
The highest-achieving proven producer available is Hidden Silver (176), the dam of Poule d'Essai des Poulains winner Silver Frost
and a Galileo yearling colt who sold for EUR310,000 this year.