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  • 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.

  • 10 February 2011

    Dubai, UAE, February 8, 2011 – Dubai Aluminium Company Limited (DUBAL) will join forces with the Dubai International Racing Carnival and Meydan on Thursday by sponsoring their fifth meeting.

  • 09 February 2011

    DUBAL are the generous sponsors of Thursday's fifth meeting of the 2011 Dubai International Racing Carnival highlighted by the Group Three UAE 2000 Guineas over 1600m on the All-Weather track.

  • 07 February 2011

    Abu Dhabi's most valuable race, the AED1million HH The President's Cup, a Group One 2200m contest for Purebred Arabians, was the highlight of Sunday evening's six race card on the Capital's turf track.

  • 06 February 2011

    His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President of the UAE, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai visited Meydan on Saturday evening for the second Spring Meet of 2011, sponsored by Al Basti Equiworld.

  • 05 February 2011

    HH The President's Cup, the AED1,000,000 Purebred Arabian highlight, is the feature on the Abu Dhabi turf this Sunday.

    The 2200m highlight has attracted a field of 14 and looks wide open with Dynamite seeking to complete the National Day Cup/HH The President's Cup double.

  • 05 February 2011

    Dubai, UAE, February 4, 2011 – Al Basti Equiworld, distributor of quality equine feeds and supplements, is set to be the sponsor for the first Saturday meeting of the season at Meydan this week.

  • 05 February 2011

    Sponsored by Shadwell Farm, the American arm of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum's breeding empire, the Listed Jebel Ali Mile was the 1600m feature at Jebel Ali on Friday afternoon.

  • 05 February 2011

    Al Basti Equiworld sponsors Saturday's Meydan meeting, the second of three Spring Meets introduced this year to give local owners and trainers more options on the Meydan All-Weather.

  • 03 February 2011

    Dubai, UAE, February 3, 2011 – United Arab Emirates telecommunications giant Etisalat has linked with the Dubai Racing Club to sponsor Thursday’s eight race meeting at Meydan, the fourth fixture of the 2011 Dubai International Racing Carnival.