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  • 17 March 2021

    A cast of 14 Group or Grade 1 winners with a combined 23 victories at the highest level are set to line up for the 25th running of Dubai World Cup day at Meydan Racecourse on Saturday March 27, 2021.

    A total of 117 horses from 11 countries will compete across a spectacular day of racing worth USD$26.5m that features six Group 1 and three Group 2 contests.

  • 17 March 2021

    The Dubai World Cup meeting celebrates its historic 25th anniversary on March 27, with six Group 1 races and three Group 2s, including one of the world's premier races, the $12 million Dubai World Cup, sponsored by Emirates Airline.

    Over the next few weeks, we will pay tribute to each of the previous Dubai World Cup winners. Today, we rewind to 2010 when Glória de Campeao won the Dubai World Cup held for the first time, at the newly constructed, iconic, Meydan Racecourse.

  • 15 March 2021

    The best was very much saved to last at the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club on Sunday, officially highlighted by the only Thoroughbred race and final race on the card, a 1400m handicap, victory secured in a driving finish by Hakeem, denying the desperate late lunge of Prompting.

  • 15 March 2021

    The Dubai World Cup meeting celebrates its historic 25th anniversary on March 27, with six Group 1 races and three Group 2s, including one of the world's premier races, the $12 million Dubai World Cup, sponsored by Emirates Airline.

    Over the next few weeks, we will pay tribute to each of the previous Dubai World Cup winners. Today, we rewind to 2009 when the amazing Well Armed won the Dubai World Cup by a record 14 lengths.

  • 14 March 2021

    The Dubai World Cup meeting celebrates its historic 25th anniversary on March 27, with six Group 1 races and three Group 2s, including one of the world's premier races, the $12 million Dubai World Cup, sponsored by Emirates Airline.

    Over the next few weeks, we will pay tribute to each of the previous Dubai World Cup winners. Today, we rewind to 2008 when Curlin won the Dubai World Cup by a huge margin of almost eight lengths.

  • 14 March 2021

    The Dubai World Cup meeting celebrates its historic 25th anniversary on March 27, with six Group 1 races and three Group 2s, including one of the world's premier races, the $12 million Dubai World Cup, sponsored by Emirates Airline.

    Over the next few weeks, we will pay tribute to each of the previous Dubai World Cup winners. Today, we rewind to 2007 when Invasor won the Dubai World Cup.

  • 13 March 2021

    The only Thoroughbred race on the Sunday card at Abu Dhabi would not have been out of place at Meydan’s 2021 Dubai World Cup Carnival and the 1400m handicap, the final of six races, promises to be a capital thriller.

    At the top of the weights are Mukalal and Wasim, a seemingly 1400m specialist both owned and trained by Ismail Mohammed.

  • 13 March 2021

    The 1600m Group 3 Al Ain Mile, the biggest race of the season in the Garden City, was the undoubted highlight of Friday’s meeting in Al Ain, especially for connections of Dagui Lotois who proved a class apart from his ten rivals.

  • 12 March 2021

    The Dubai World Cup meeting celebrates its historic 25th anniversary on March 27, with six Group 1 races and three Group 2s, including one of the world's premier races, the $12 million Dubai World Cup, sponsored by Emirates Airline.

    Over the next three weeks, we will pay tribute to each of the previous Dubai World Cup winners. Today, we rewind to 2006 when Electrocutionist won the Dubai World Cup.

  • 12 March 2021

    A domestic six-race card, sponsored by Pillar Partners Azizi Developments, brought up the last day of racing at Meydan, which will now reopen to host the showpiece Dubai World Cup night on March 27.

  • 12 March 2021

    Dubai Racing Club will welcome limited horse connections, racing officials, accredited media and sponsors to Dubai World Cup, the world’s most spectacular race day at Meydan Racecourse on Saturday, March 27, 2021.

    Dubai Racing Club will host the race meeting, without spectators and tickets will not be sold. All races will be contested and regulated in a standard fashion and results will be recorded in an official capacity.

  • 11 March 2021

    The biggest race of the Al Ain season, the 1600m Group 3 Al Ain Mile, is the obvious feature at Al Ain’s Friday meeting with 12 declared to contest the AED350,000 prize.

  • 11 March 2021

    The Dubai World Cup meeting celebrates its historic 25th anniversary on March 27, with six Group 1 races and three Group 2s, including one of the world's premier races, the $12 million Dubai World Cup, sponsored by Emirates Airline.

    Over the next three weeks, we will pay tribute to each of the previous Dubai World Cup winners. Today, we rewind to 2005 when Roses In May won the Dubai World Cup.

  • 10 March 2021

    Racing at Meydan on Thursday, a card sponsored by Pillar Partners Azizi Developments, is officially highlighted by the Mina by Azizi, a 1600m conditions contest, restricted to the 3-year-old Classic generation and for which seven have been declared.

  • 10 March 2021

    The Dubai World Cup meeting celebrates its historic 25th anniversary on March 27, with six Group 1 races and three Group 2s, including one of the world's premier races, the $12 million Dubai World Cup, sponsored by Emirates Airline.

    Over the next three weeks, we will pay tribute to each of the previous Dubai World Cup winners. Today, we rewind to 2004 when Pleasantly Perfect won the Dubai World Cup in thrilling fashion.