1m. 5f. 202yds. 14 Declared.
Qatar Prix de Royallieu (Fillies' And Mares' Group 1) (Class 1 ) of €300,000.00 3-y-o plus
1st - €189,000.00 2nd - €60,000.00 3rd - €30,000.00 4th - €21,000.00
Formscan - An open and typically competitive Royallieu from which SHAMIDA (10), who got the better of Dawn Rising at the Curragh last time, can emerge victorious at the expense of MELO MELO (8), runner-up to Warm Heart in the Prix Vermeille. SUMO SAM (12), very impressive in winning her last two from the front, is another candidate for success. OTTERY (9), who will enjoy a faster track and this longer distance, RUE BOISSONADE (13) and BAIYKARA (1) compete the shortlist.