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  • 25 February 2011

    Postponed last week due to a power cut, the fourth and final meeting of the season on the Sharjah dirt has been rearranged for this Saturday afternoon with last week's declarations standing for the seven race card.

  • 24 February 2011

    Friday's Jebel Ali meeting is highlighted by two Thoroughbred conditions races, both kindly sponsored by Derrinstown Stud, the Irish arm of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum's breeding operation.

  • 23 February 2011

    Al Tayer Motors join Meydan once again at this week's 2011 Dubai International Racing Carnival meeting and the seven race, all Thoroughbred, card is highlighted by the 10th running of the UAE Oaks.

  • 20 February 2011

    Emirates NBD were the sponsors of Friday's seventh meeting of the 2011 Dubai International Racing Carnival and the featured Group Two Balanchine Stakes and concluding 2000m conditions race on the All-Weather were dominated by Mike De Kock and Christophe Soumillon.

  • 20 February 2011

    Saturday afternoon's Sharjah racemeeting was cancelled due to power failure.  
     

  • 18 February 2011

    It is the fourth and final meeting of the season on the Sharjah dirt on Saturday afternoon and a seven race card has attracted a massive turnout with connections keen to make the most of this opportunity to run their horses.‪‪

  • 18 February 2011

    Thursday's sixth meeting of the 2011, kindly sponsored by Commercial Bank of Dubai, featured the Group Two Al Fahidi Fort, over 1600m on Turf, as well as the first two races of the Meydan Masters' Jockeys' Challenge.

    The feature was won by Derbaas for Champion Trainer Ali Rashid Al Raihe who was completing a treble on a memorable night. Richard Hills was in the saddle on the horse who was winning his fourth consecutive start at Meydan and is progressing nicely.

  • 17 February 2011

    Friday’s seventh meeting of the 2011 Dubai International Racing Carnival, sponsored by Emirates NBD, has a little bit of everything with a cracking racecard featuring the Group Two Balanchine and the third and final leg of the Meydan Masters jockeys' challenge.

  • 16 February 2011

    The Group Two Al Fahidi Fort highlights the Commercial bank of Dubai sponsored sixth meeting of the 2011 Dubai International Racing Carnival which also features the first two legs of the Meydan Masters international Jockeys series.

  • 16 February 2011

    It is the eagerly awaited second Meydan Masters jockeys' challenge this weekend with 12 of the world's best jockeys set to grace Meydan in three handicaps, two on All-Weather on Thursday and a Turf one on Friday.

    Their mounts were decided by ballot and a stellar cast has again been attracted.

  • 14 February 2011

    The UAE Arabian Derby, a 2200m Prestige race for four-year-olds, was the highlight at Abu Dhabi on Sunday evening and was won impressively by Tenor Des Vialettes.

  • 12 February 2011

    Sunday's Abu Dhabi card is highlighted by UAE Arabian Derby, a 2200m Prestige race restricted to four-year-olds which has attracted a field of 13.

  • 12 February 2011

    Shadwell, the UK arm of the breeding operation of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, were the main sponsors at Jebel Ali on Friday afternoon and supported both the featured 1950m and the concluding handicap over 1200m.

  • 11 February 2011

    DUBAL were the generous sponsors of Meydan's fifth meeting of the 2011 Dubai International Racing Carnival which was highlighted by the 1600m Group Three UAE 2000 Guineas. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum was present to see Splash Point win under Mickael Barzalona and supply trainer Mahmood Al Zarooni with his first UAE Classic success.

  • 10 February 2011

    Shadwell, one of the world's leading breeding operations, has again lent it's weight to Jebel Ali Racecourse as lead sponsor for a six race card at the popular venue on Friday afternoon. The two most valuable races on the programme carry the Shadwell name.