The Prix De L’Arc De Triomphe, one of the sporting highlights of the year, takes place at Longchamp on Sunday 2nd October. Generally considered as the most prestigious horse race run on the flat in Europe, it has been won by some true greats in the past 10 years including Montjeu, Sinndar, Dalakhani, Zarkava and two years ago the mighty Sea The Stars. Last year's winner, Workforce, will be attempting to become the first horse since Alleged in 1978 to win back to back runnings of the race.
Below we take a look at the trends for the past 10 years:
3yos (7-9-66) have a superior record to the older horses (combined 3-11-88).
8 of 10 winners (last 5) were sired by a horse with a stamina...