Christophe Soumillon

55 kg

DWCC France

971 50 244 1288

christophe.soumillon@ne.com

Career Profile
Christophe Soumillon was born on June 4th 1981, and brought up in Brussels. In 1996 he moved to Chantilly to become apprentice to Cedric Boutin. His first winner arrived in 1997 and he has made rapid progress since then, becoming champion apprentice in 1999. In April 2000 he won five races in one day (equalling the French record) at Saint-Cloud, including the Group Two Prix du Muguet aboard Fabre's Dansili. He rode at Hollywood and Santa Anita last winter, returning to France to win his first Group 1, the Prix du Jockey-Club on Anabaa Blue for trainer Carlos Lerner. He finished 5th in the French Jockey's Championship with 88 wins from 773 rides. Soumillon's first and only ride at the Dubai World Cup meeting came in 2002 when he gave a faultless display aboard Terre A Terra in the Dubai Duty Free. Soumillon's enjoyed a highly successful season in 2003 on May 11th he won the French 1,000 Guineas on Musical Chimes, with Clodovil winning the French 2,000 Guineas and Dalakhani in the Prix Lupin. Soumillon continued his partnership with the Alain de Royer-Dupre -trained Dalakhani winning the Prix du Jockey-Club and the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe. Soumillon won his first jockey's championship in 2003 with 297 winners.

Christophe Soumillon
  Season 1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH 5TH RUNS PRIZEMONEY
1 16/17 7 5 6 2 1 35 3,780,832
2 15/16 6 6 4 7 4 39 13,434,208
3 14/15 6 4 4 5 3 46 21,366,080
4 13/14 11 10 7 2 6 50 13,938,184
5 12/13 9 7 8 4 5 48 10,865,312
DATE CRS NAME HORSE RES WGT TYPE
16-Feb-17 MEY Dubai Millennium Stakes Sponsored By Wheels Zarak (FR) 01 /10 56.5 G3
16-Feb-17 MEY Zabeel Mile Sponsored By Gulf News Noah From Goa (SAF) 02 /7 57 G2
11-Feb-17 MEY The Meydan Hotel Saltarin Dubai (ARG) 14 /14 57 95+
11-Feb-17 MEY UAE 2000 Guineas Sponsored By District One Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum City Thunder Snow (IRE) 01 /9 57 G3
11-Feb-17 MEY Bab Al Shams Desert Resort And Spa The Happy Prince (IRE) 09 /9 60 100+
11-Feb-17 MEY Firebreak Stakes Sponsored By Meydan One Mall Lindo Amor (ARG) 03 /8 57 G3
11-Feb-17 MEY The Track Meydan Golf Dundonnell (USA) 02 /10 60 95-108
09-Feb-17 MEY Jaguar F-Type Kyllachy Gala (GB) 12 /14 60 95-105
09-Feb-17 MEY Range Rover Tahanee (ARG) 04 /10 57 100+
09-Feb-17 MEY UAE 1000 Guineas Sponsored By Al Tayer Motors Fursa (AUS) 11 /11 59.5 Listed
DATE CRS TIME NAME HORSE WGT TYPE
23-Feb-17 MEY 19:05 Nobelium (USA) 57 Listed
23-Feb-17 MEY 20:50 Vazirabad (FR) 57 G3
23-Feb-17 MEY 21:25 Mubtaahij (IRE) 60 95+
23-Feb-17 MEY 22:00 Tahanee (ARG) 57 100-113