And duly salutes, winning easily from the Godolphin runner, Space Blues.
J H M Gosden has suggested that 7f is his optimum trip, although he may stretch to get an easy mile e.g. at the Breeders Cup.
The French are really struggling to land a blow in their home features at the moment.
Gosden's had 4 runners there in the last week for 2 x G1 winners, 1 x G2 winner and a 3rd in one of the G1s he won.