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1998 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

The 1998 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe was a horse race which took place at Longchamp on Sunday October 4, 1998. It was the 77th running of the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, and it was won by Sagamix. The winner was ridden by Olivier Peslier and trained by André Fabre.


Race details

  • Sponsor: not sponsored
  • Purse:
  • Going: Soft
  • Number of runners: 14
  • Winner's time: 2m 34.5s

Full result






1 Sagamix 3 Olivier Peslier André Fabre
2 nk Leggera 3 Richard Quinn John Dunlop (GB)
3 ¾ Tiger Hill 3 Andreas Suborics Peter Schiergen (GER)
4 ¾ Croco Rouge 3 Sylvain Guillot Pascal Bary
5 ¾ Caitano 4 Andrasch Starke Andreas Schütz (GER)
6 ½ Fragrant Mix 4 Alain Junk André Fabre
7 hd High-Rise 3 Michael Kinane Luca Cumani (GB)
8 hd Dream Well 3 Cash Asmussen Pascal Bary
9 ½ Sea Wave 3 Frankie Dettori Saeed bin Suroor (GB)
10 Happy Valentine 4 Daragh O'Donohoe Saeed bin Suroor (GB)
11 Courteous 3 Kieren Fallon Paul Cole (GB)
12 Limpid 3 Thierry Jarnet André Fabre
13 1 Zainta 3 Gérald Mossé Alain de Royer-Dupré
14 nk Posidonas 6 Pat Eddery Paul Cole (GB)

* The distances between the horses are shown in lengths or shorter. hd = head; nk = neck.
† Trainers are based in France unless indicated.

Winner's details

Further details of the winner, Sagamix:

  • Foaled: March 15, 1995 in France
  • Sire: Linamix; Dam: Saganeca (Sagace)
  • Breeder: Jean-Luc Lagardère



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