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2002 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

The 2002 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe was a horse race which took place at Longchamp on Sunday October 6, 2002. It was the 81st running of the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, and it was won by Marienbard. The winner was ridden by Frankie Dettori and trained by Saeed bin Suroor.


Race details

  • Sponsor: Lucien Barrière
  • Purse: €1,600,000
  • Going: Good
  • Number of runners: 16
  • Winner's time: 2m 26.7s

Full result






1 Marienbard 5 Frankie Dettori Saeed bin Suroor (GB)
2 ¾ Sulamani 3 Thierry Thulliez Pascal Bary
3 ½ High Chaparral 3 Michael Kinane Aidan O'Brien (IRE)
4 ½ Califet 4 Thierry Jarnet Guy Cherel
5 snk Islington 3 Kieren Fallon Sir Michael Stoute (GB)
6 ¾ Aquarelliste 4 Dominique Boeuf Elie Lellouche
7 Anabaa Blue 4 Christophe Soumillon Carlos Lerner
8 Fair Mix 4 Stéphane Pasquier Marcel Rolland
9 shd Falbrav 4 Olivier Peslier Luciano d'Auria (ITY)
10 Black Sam Bellamy 3 Johnny Murtagh Aidan O'Brien (IRE)
11 Ana Marie 3 Davy Bonilla Philippe Demercastel
12 5 Foundation Spirit 4 Gérald Mossé François Doumen
13 5 Manhattan Cafe 4 Masayoshi Ebina Futoshi Kojima (JPN)
14 Asian Heights 4 Darryll Holland Geoff Wragg (GB)
15 shd Boreal 4 Andreas Suborics Peter Schiergen (GER)
16 20 Sensible 4 Christophe Lemaire Pascal Bary

* The distances between the horses are shown in lengths or shorter. shd = short-head; snk = short-neck.
† Trainers are based in France unless indicated.

Winner's details

Further details of the winner, Marienbard:

  • Foaled: May 26, 1997 in Ireland
  • Breeder: Saif Ali



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