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  • 04 January 2011

    Dubai, UAE, January 4, 2011 – The Emirates Racing Authority’s commitment to the promotion of young Emiratis into horse racing continued at Friday’s Jebel Ali meeting when its latest apprentice Saeed Al Mazrooei had his first racecourse ride.

  • 03 January 2011

    Trainer Eric Lemartinel started 2011 in the same rich vein of form he finished 2010 with a double at Abu Dhabi on Sunday evening, taking his seasonal tally to 14.

  • 03 January 2011

    Alsadeek and Haatheq were the equine Jebel Ali stars at the final UAE meeting of the year and both are likely to be seen at the 2011 Dubai International Racing Carnival which starts in just under two weeks.

  • 31 December 2010

    The Doug Watson-trained Kandar Du Falgas scored an amazing victory in the Group 2 1600m Mazrat Al Ruwayah, the only Purebred Arabian race on the Meydan card on Thursday. On a night sponsored by Meydan, Pat Dobbs and Kandar Du Falgas missed the break badly and raced in rear behind a very slow pace.

    Turning for home, Dobbs' mount had managed to get into contention, only to be short of room. Dobbs had to pull his mount out to challenge wide and the pair denied gallant front-runner Dynamite close home.

  • 30 December 2010

    Jebel Ali’s New Year’s Eve racecard sees a cracking conditions race over 1200m with the weights headed by Imbongi, penalised for his win in the Group 2 Zabeel Mile last season and to be partnered by Kevin Shea.

  • 30 December 2010

    Dubai, UAE, December 30, 2010 – The first part of the 2010 – 2011 season is drawing to an end, and Meydan is set to sponsor the final Winter Meet fixture at the racecourse on Thursday.

  • 29 December 2010

    Important clues to the 2011 Dubai International Racing Carnival will reveal themselves at Meydan on Thursday night when South African trainer Herman Brown unveils the highly regarded Argentinean three-year-old Paulinho in the opening event, the Meydan City Corporation Conditions Stakes, 1,400m.

  • 27 December 2010

    Satish Seemar saddled a 1-2 in HH The President's Cup at Abu Dhabi on Sunday evening, the 1400m feature on the card and only race for Thoroughbreds.

  • 26 December 2010

    A quality maximum field of 14 are set to face the starter in Sunday's Listed Thoroughbred HH The President's Cup including the Dhruba Selvaratnam-trained Jaasoos, winner of the Listed National Day Cup three weeks ago.

  • 20 December 2010

    French trainer Eric Lemartinel dominated proceedings at Abu Dhabi on Sunday evening, saddling half of the six winners, including first and second in the two races over 2200m.

  • 18 December 2010

    The Abu Dhabi Fillies' Classic is the highlight of Abu Dhabi's Sunday fixture and 12 have been declared for the 1600m Prestige contest restricted to three-year-old fillies foaled in the UAE.

  • 18 December 2010

    The Shadwell organisation of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum were the generous sponsors of the featured 1600m conditions race at Jebel Ali on Friday afternoon but Haatheq could only manage second in the famous blue and white silks of the sponsor.

  • 17 December 2010

    With Al Tayer Motors sponsoring the fifth meeting of the season at Meydan it was somewhat appropriate that Alo Pura motored to a 1200m track record in the featured race of the evening, the Al Tayer Motors.

  • 16 December 2010

    The Shadwell organisation of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum again sponsor Jebel Ali's feature race which, this Friday afternoon, is a 1600m conditions race.

  • 16 December 2010

    Dohasa and Force Freeze, two sprinters who earned invitations to the previous Dubai World Cup racemeeting are set to clash tomorrow night in the feature race at Meydan.

    Sponsored by Al Tayer Motors, eight have been declared for the aptly named Al Tayer Motors, a 1200m conditions race.