Prix de L’Arc de Triomphe to be live on BBC

July 29, 2011

The British Broadcasting Corporation has announced it will broadcast the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, one of the most prestigious races in Europe, from the Longchamp Racecourse in Paris on Sunday 2nd October.

The group one flat horse race is the second richest horse race on turf, and carried a prize purse of US$5.7 million last year.

Head of BBC Sport “We’re delighted to be able to bring this great, hugely prestigious race once again to the UK audience,” said head of BBC TV Sport