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  • 04 December 2010

    Jebel Ali's third meeting of the new season on Friday afternoon was arguably their best to date and Dohasa landed the official feature, a 1000m conditions race kindly sponsored by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum's Shadwell Farm.

  • 02 December 2010

    Friday's third meeting of the season at Jebel Ali is surely the best meeting of the season to date with the official feature, a 1000m conditions race, sponsored by Shadwell Farm, the American division of the breeding operation of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Nine have been declared, including the last two winners of the Listed Jebel Ali Sprint, over the same course and distance.

  • 02 December 2010

    The Meydan Group is set to sponsor the third Winter Meet of the season this Thursday. Meydan Group’s Executive Chairman Saeed H Al Tayer said: “At Meydan, our priority is to provide top-class facilities to horsemen, corporate clients, avid racing followers and the just curious spectators alike. We aim offer the very best.

  • 02 December 2010

    The ultra powerful Eric Lemartinel yard was in good form as always at Abu Dhabi on Sunday and the trainer saddled a 1-2 in the 2200m handicap on Sunday evening.

  • 02 December 2010

    The Meydan Group were the generous sponsors of Thursday evening's second meeting of the season at the UAE's flagship course. All six races were on the well-received All-Weather track and it was a great night for Champion Trainer Ali Rashid Al Raihe.

  • 02 December 2010

    The 2010 Dubai World Cup racemeeting was a poignant evening for local trainer Ali Rashid Al Raihe. Not only did his charge Al Shemali storm home to take the 2010 Dubai Duty Free, sponsored by Dubai Duty Free, beating a classy field of multi Group One winners from around the world – it also affirmed his position as the UAE’s Champion trainer for the season.

  • 02 December 2010

    Sharjah's second meeting of the current campaign, on Saturday, is again a seven race card with two Thoroughbred contests and five for Purebred Arabians.

    The feature is a 2000m conditions race for the latter and for which six have been declared.

  • 02 December 2010

    Estiqraar was the surprising winner of the featured 2000m conditions race at Sharjah's second meeting of the current season on Saturday afternoon.

    Fittingly, he is owned by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum whose Derrinstown Stud in Ireland sponsored the whole card.

  • 02 December 2010

    The formidable His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Rashid Al Maktoum/Dhruba Selvaratnam/William Buick combination were in double form at Jebel Ali on Friday afternoon at a meeting sponsored entirely by the UK Shadwell division of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum's breeding operation.

  • 01 December 2010

    Friday's second meeting of the new season at Jebel Ali, sponsored in its entirety by the Shadwell organisation of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, is a six race card highlighted by a 1200m conditions race.

  • 14 November 2010
    Sharjah's first meeting of the 2010/11 season was a seven race card with two Thoroughbred races and five for Purebred Arabians, including the featured 1700m conditions race.‪‪
     
    That was won by Knife who made virtually all under Jesus Rosales to the delight of trainer Tony Manuel who said: "That was a really good effort and vindicates our decision to run here in a race, on ratings, h
  • 14 November 2010

    Racing returned to Meydan on Thursday evening for a competitive six race card, all on the all-weather surface and sponsored by Emirates Airline.

  • 14 November 2010

    The Thoroughbreds take centre stage at Abu Dhabi's second meeting of the new season this Sunday with the 1600m National Day Prep race concluding the six race card.

    Fifteen were declared but Satish Seemar's Master Daniel has been withdrawn leaving the trainer with Eddie Jock and Birbone.

  • 10 November 2010

    Dubai, UAE, November 10, 2010 – Emirates Airline is the generous sponsor this evening as horse racing action makes its eagerly awaited return to Meydan Racecourse. All six races are on the highly-acclaimed All – Weather surface, with one Purebred Arabian contest, the Wolgan Valley, a 1400m handicap, opening proceedings at 6.35pm.

  • 03 November 2010

    Dhruba Selvaratnam is somewhat of an anomaly in horse racing – he is soft spoken and remains relatively calm and collected in the paddock when watching his team thunder down the track, unlike many others in the industry who loudly and sometimes aggressively, wear their hearts on their sleeves.