Friday, December 5, 2008
Champs Elysees was second to Sunriver in the 2007 Hollywood Turf Cup. He will try again in Saturday's running of the 1-1/2 mile turf event for 3-year-olds and up at Hollywood Park.
An English-bred, 5-year-old son of Danehill, Champs Elysees is owned by Juddmonte Farms and trained by Bobby Frankel. He started his racing career in France, where he won the Prix d'Hedouville at 4. On Sept. 7 he won the Northern Dancer Turf Stakes at Woodbine. To date, he has four wins in 20 starts and earnings of $1,204,761.