Latest News

  • 26 March 2011

    For the second time in three years, J J The Jet Plane has won the US$1 million Al Quoz Sprint, bursting through between horses as the field emerged from the sand to enter the course proper and getting to the wire just a head in front of War Artist.

  • 26 March 2011

    Seraphin Du Paon started Dubai World Cup night with a scintillating performance in the opener when he literally came from last to first to beat Nieshan in the Group One Dubai Kahayla Classic.

    A winner of the President Cup in Abu Dhabi, the Philippe Barbe-trained Seraphin Du Paon was the obvious horse to beat in the 2000m race, but when they turned for home, he was still a long way off from leaders.

  • 25 March 2011

     

  • 25 March 2011

     

  • 25 March 2011

     

  • 25 March 2011

    Dubai, UAE, March 25, 2011 - He's a rightful headline act - a six time Group One winner, three-time South African Champion, and the second highest-ranked turf sprinter in the world. Deeds and titles add significant expectations to a runner but the connections of Group Two Al Quoz Sprint favourite J J The Jet Plane remain notably upbeat ahead of Saturday's race.

  • 25 March 2011

    Dubai, UAE, March 25, 2011 - Henry Cecil-trained horses have triumphed all over the world, including in some of the most prestigious events in racing’s calendar. The US$10 Million Dubai World Cup however has so far eluded him, but he hopes to change that this Saturday when he saddles the Khalid Abdulla owned Twice Over.

    With over 125 horses to look after at his home in Newmarket, which by the way includes 2000 Guineas and Epsom Derby favourite Frankel, he only made it out to Dubai on Thursday.

  • 25 March 2011

    Buena Vista – Ryan Moore, the jockey commented, “She is very nice, and I am very happy to have a chance on riding her.  I cannot say how she handles All-Weather until she comes in to the final stretch in the race.  There are top class horses in the field and any of them will be capable to win, but if she has a little luck and no one will box her in, she must win, and I could confirm she had a talent to win.  For the Japanese people who are now having a difficult time, I would like to say that the racing is my answer.  What is going on is very

  • 24 March 2011

    Group One US$10 million Dubai World Cup, sponsored by Emirates Airline

  • 23 March 2011

    Dubai, UAE, March 23, 2011 - The 2011 Post Position Draw was held this evening in the IMAX Theatre at Meydan Racecourse, where the final fields and post position draws were revealed for the world’s richest day in racing, the Dubai World Cup, set to take place this Saturday, March 26.

    Whilst the fields and barrier draws for the first five races on the card were announced after the declarations on Monday March 21, tradition sees the final three race fields drawn live the following Wednesday.

  • 23 March 2011

    DUBAI WORLD CUP, sponsored by Emirates Airline

    MONTEROSSO:

  • 23 March 2011

    Dubai, UAE, March 23, 2011 - Having been responsible for one of the biggest shocks in the history of British racing, Eddie Lynam accepts that pretty much anything can happen once horses are under starters orders.

  • 23 March 2011

    Dubai, UAE, March 23, 2011 - Martin Dwyer, who had a horrible fall at the end of September that put him out of action for nearly four months, is relishing the return to the big stage.

  • 23 March 2011

    Group One US$10 million Dubai World Cup, sponsored by Emirates Airline

  • 23 March 2011