In the Pure Arabian 2,000m category, Saleh and Qatar’s Meelad finished the race in a dead-heat, making them joint winners at Toulouse racecourse, France. Saleh was ridden by Francois-Xavier Bertras and trained by Francois Rohaut. Meelad was ridden by Olivier Peslier. Shadda’ad ridden by Jim Martin came third.
Saleh is bred by the Royal Cavalry in France. This was Saleh’s second win in French races.