French Guinea


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French Guinea:

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, officially Republic of Guinea, republic (2015 est. pop. 12,092,000), 94,925 sq mi (245,856 sq km), W Africa. It is bounded on the north by Guinea-Bissau, Senegal, and Mali; on the east by the Côte d'Ivoire; on the south by Sierra Leone and Liberia; and on the west
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, republic, Africa.

French Guinea

a former French territory of French West Africa: became independent as Guinea in 1958
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Runaway French Guineas hero The Gurkha heads the raid with US Army Ranger still in the hunt despite failing to impress in the Chester Vase.
Jean-Claude Rouget's French Guineas heroine Ervedya adds Gallic flair to the Group One contest.
It is hard to judge whether he has improved since the French Guineas, but condition-wise, he looks a picture.
The Group One-winning juvenile returned to action this year with a win in the Greenham Stakes at Newbury, but could never get involved in the French Guineas at Longchamp after being drawn wide.
"She has the option of the French Guineas. At this stage I would say the Irish Guineas would be a bit more likely."
That will take a bit of weight off him and get him ready for the French Guineas."
Racing manager Simon Crisford reported: "I think probably just one filly will run, more likely Blue Bunting, and maybe Zoowraa will go for the French Guineas."
"Rimth will be better suited to the French Guineas," said his jockey Christophe Soumillon.
"I put him in the Irish Guineas a while ago and I will put him in the English and French Guineas as well."
Winner of the French Guineas in May, French Derby hero Lope De Vega has barely had a mention, due in part to two subsequent reverses after his Chantilly win.
It's French Guineas day at Longchamp and I go for Vocalised (2.25) and Fantasia (3.0)..
Aidan O'Brien's filly is on offer at about 10-1 and those odds look generous after her cracking run in the French Guineas at Longchamp earlier this month.