Christophe Soumillon

55 kg

DWCC France

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 18/19 8 10 5 3 4 42 6,391,864
2 17/18 10 9 3 1 5 36 28,648,064
3 16/17 9 7 8 4 2 50 13,775,712
4 15/16 6 6 4 7 4 39 13,434,208
5 14/15 6 4 4 5 3 46 21,366,080
DATE CRS NAME HORSE RES WGT TYPE
09-Mar-19 MEY Jebel Hatta Sponsored By Emirates Airline Dream Castle (GB) 01 /10 57 G1
09-Mar-19 MEY Al Maktoum Challenge R3 Sponsored By Emirates Airline Thunder Snow (IRE) 02 /10 57 G1
09-Mar-19 MEY Dubai City Of Gold Sponsored By Emirates SkyCargo Racing History (IRE) 02 /10 57 G2
28-Feb-19 MEY District One World Class Run Mountain Hunter (USA) 01 /14 59.5 95-108
28-Feb-19 MEY District One Elegance Stretch Cup Victory Wave (USA) 13 /14 57 95+
28-Feb-19 MEY Curlin Handicap Sponsored By Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum City District One Very Talented (IRE) 09 /9 57.5 List 95+
28-Feb-19 MEY Nad Al Sheba Trophy Sponsored By Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum City District One Bin Battuta (GB) 03 /7 57 G3
28-Feb-19 MEY District One Crystal Lagoon Trophy African Ride (GB) 01 /11 57.5 90-108
28-Feb-19 MEY Meydan Classic Sponsored By Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum City District One Burj (GB) 08 /14 57 Listed
21-Feb-19 MEY Zabeel Mile Sponsored By Al Tayer Motors Top Score (GB) 09 /9 57 G2

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