Alpinista emulated her granddam as she claimed a primary Group One victory within the Longines 131st Grosser Preis von Berlin at Hoppegarten.
Albanova received the German function in 2004, when it was often called the Deutschland-Preis and run at Dusseldorf, and her four-year-old granddaughter adopted in her footsteps on Sunday for coach Sir Mark Prescott.
Partnered by Luke Morris, Alpinista was one in every of two British raiders together with Walton Avenue and James Doyle got down to make all on the Godolphin consultant within the 12-furlong contest.
Alpinista was settled in fourth within the eight-runner area and Morris was content material to bide his time earlier than launching a problem on the high of the straight.
The Frankel filly then discovered lots for stress to carry the late problem of Torquator Tasso, with Walton Avenue preserving on for third.
Prescott mentioned: “I used to be very happy together with her, she stays actually, very well. She wasn’t going significantly effectively early on, delivering she was maybe going much less effectively than something however for 2, however she caught on very well and I used to be enormously happy together with her.
“Clearly Miss (Kirsten) Rausing has an enormous say in it, however I feel now we have in all probability kind of earmarked the Preis Von Europa at Cologne on September 26 and we’ll simply see if one thing is available in between. I feel that would be the sample.
“She (Rausing) had Albanova with me just a few years in the past, Albanova received this and that race, so we’d observe the identical sample due to course they’re very intently associated.
“It is simply attention-grabbing that she (Alpinista) ought to observe within the hoofprints. She stays very well this filly, she would go a bit additional if we needed to.”
Alpinista received the Lancashire Oaks earlier than her German journey and chased dwelling Love within the Yorkshire Oaks final yr, with Betfair providing 12-1 about her probability on the Knavesmire this yr.
Requested if he could be tempted to go to York once more, Prescott added: “Provided that she got here again so effectively that I could not not run.
“She would should be so effectively, so it could in all probability higher to simply ease off and have a go at one other Group One.”