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The Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe is one of the biggest prizes in horse racing – but do the financial rewards match the prestige of the race?
A quality field of runners including Breeders’ Cup Turf winner Tarnawa, Epsom Oaks queen Snowfall and Godolphin superstars Adayar and Snowfall are set to tackle the 100th edition of the 1m 4f contest at Longchamp in Paris at 3.05pm this afternoon.
Whoever comes out on top will cement their position as the best middle-distance horse in training, join a roll call of legendary former winners, and, crucially, earn a mega amount of dosh for their owners.
Below you’ll find all the prize money details for the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe 2021 plus Paddy Power’s latest odds for the big race.
Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe 2021 Prize Money
The Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe 2021 boasts a total prize pot worth a cool €5,000,000. Woof! The first horse past the post will bag €2,857,000 for connections while the second home will earn a tidy sum of €1,143,000. A third-place finish equates to €571,500, fourth will win €285,500 while fifth place is worth €143,000.
Sottsass claimed £1,633,429.22 for winning last season’s renewal as the prize fund was hampered by the coronavirus pandemic. In 2019, Waldgeist denied Enable a hat-trick of Arcs to bag £2,573,873.87 for connections.
Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe 2021 Odds
Tarnawa is the favourite in Paddy’s betting market for the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe 2021 after being given a low stall number at Longchamp. Epsom Derby and King George VI winner Adayar is second in the betting ahead of Godolphin stablemate Hurricane Lane and Snowfall.
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