LOPE DE VEGA's ECRIVAIN wins G3 Prix des Chênes

Two-year-old ECRIVAIN by LOPE DE VEGA made a shining debut at stakes level under Maxime Guyon for owners Wertheimer & Frère and trainer Carlos Laffon Parias today. The colt, who had made a winning debut at Deauville last month, remained unbeaten after taking the €80,000 Prix des Chênes at Paris-Longchamp today. In a field of five high profile contenders, Guyon gave ECRIVAIN a groundsaving trip along the inner rails from where the colt toof off with impressive speed and drew clear with only a few strides to secure a one-length win after 1600 m at the post.