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2020 January
  • Sun, Jan 19, 2020
    A six-race Saturday of 'Racing at Meydan' featured four races contested by horses with Dubai World Cup Carnival ambitions and was a meeting filled with dominant performances by those looking to imminently land a place in the international showcase.
  • Sat, Jan 18, 2020
    Racing at Meydan on Saturday, a six-race card sponsored by Al Tayer Motors, features four handicaps all to be contested by horses on the cusp of qualification for the 2020 Dubai World Cup Carnival. To compete at the international showcase, a handicap mark of 90 is required. First post time is 5:30 p.m.
  • Fri, Jan 17, 2020
    Thursday’s third meeting of the 2020 Dubai World Cup Carnival at Meydan Racecourse, was sponsored by Azizi Developments.
  • Fri, Jan 17, 2020
    In a dramatic finish of the Azizi Mina Handicap, leading trainer Doug Watson won his 600th race in the UAE when Cool Silk Partnership’s Midnight Sands won in the final yards by a short head over Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile (G1) alumnus Ambassadorial.
  • Wed, Jan 15, 2020
    The Group 2 $250,000 Cape Verdi features some intriguing faces, but none arguably as much as Charlie Appleby-trained Magic Lily, whose blood is as blue as the Godolphin silks rider James Doyle will adorn.
  • Tue, Jan 14, 2020
    Panamanian rider Oscar Chavez was the star of the weekends racing winning five of the 12 races held on Friday night and Sunday’s race cards.
  • Fri, Jan 10, 2020
    Thursday’s second meeting of the 2020 Dubai World Cup Carnival was presented by pillar partner Longines and officially highlighted by the Group 2 $350,000 Al Maktoum Challenge Round 1 over 1600m on the dirt track and Group 2 Singspiel Stakes over 1800m on turf.
  • Thu, Jan 09, 2020
    Thursday’s eight-race, $1.31 million Dubai World Cup Carnival card at Meydan Racecourse features the most exciting matchup of the UAE season thus far, as well as the return of one of the top-rated turf horses in the world.
  • Wed, Jan 08, 2020
    The most anticipated race of the season thus far is upon UAE racing fans: Muntazah vs. North America in the Group 2 $350,000 Al Maktoum Challenge Round 1 on Thursday at Meydan Racecourse.
  • Tue, Jan 07, 2020
    The great run of success continues for the Geoff Allendorf stable with another double on Saturdays turf race-card, with Beauty Wink and Luen On Poseidon to take him into a clear second spot with 15 winners in the trainer’s standings for the new season.
  • Fri, Jan 03, 2020
    Thursday’s first meeting of Meydan Racecourse’s eagerly awaited 2020 Dubai World Cup Carnival was highlighted by the Group 3 $200,000 Dubawi Stakes sponsored by Emirates NBD Private Banking.
2019 December
  • Tue, Dec 31, 2019
    A winning double for Roger Yu on Saturday’s end of the year raceday has seen him stretch his lead in the Jockeys’ Premiership to a four win margin with now 18 wins for the new season.
  • Sun, Dec 29, 2019
    Since taking out his license just eight years ago, trainer Charlie Hills has rapidly proven himself one of the world’s prominent young conditioners,especially with turf sprinters
  • Sun, Dec 29, 2019
    Laurence O’Kane and Melanie Marnane’s hard-trying sprinter Alfredo Arcano will lead a well-handicapped trio of David Marnane-trained horses into the 2020 Dubai World Cup Carnival.
  • Tue, Dec 17, 2019
    Geoff Allendorf enjoyed his best day ever as a trainer with a sparkling four timer on Saturday’s pre Christmas turf race day.
  • Sat, Dec 14, 2019
    Preparations for the world’s most valuable horse race gathered pace this week, with news that Newmarket Head of Racing Michael Prosser will join the SAUDI CUP project as Clerk of the Course.
  • Mon, Dec 09, 2019
    Macau’s boom three year old Golden Conqueror made it four wins from as many starts when he once again annihilated his rivals in Saturday’s Korea Racing Authority Goodwill Trophy, over 1050 metres on the all weather track.
  • Mon, Dec 02, 2019
    Regarded as one of the main challengers to the leader Manoel Nunes going into the second Leg of the 2019 Attitude Hotels International Jockeys’ Weekend in Mauritius on Sunday, Jason Collett could, in the end, only finish fourth.
  • Mon, Dec 02, 2019
    Australian import Magnapegasus broke through for his first win in Macau with a drama charged victory in Saturdays feature the University Of Macau Alumni Association Cup over 1510 metres.
  • Sun, Dec 01, 2019
    Australasian jockeys fared extremely well at the first day of the 2019 Attitude Hotels International Jockeys’ Weekend (IJW) in Mauritius on Saturday, claiming one third of the nine carded races.
2019 November
  • Thu, Nov 28, 2019
    Shortly after landing in Mauritius on Wednesday afternoon, Sydney jockey Jason Collett was quickly bundled off to The Ravenala Attitude Hotel just in time to find out who were his mounts for the upcoming Attitude Hotels International Jockeys’ Weekend this Saturday and Sunday.
  • Tue, Nov 26, 2019
    Trainer Doug Watson, who currently leads UAE standings one month into the 2019-20 season with 10 victories ($349,139) and a 17% strike rate, could have as many as three starters for the first Listed Thoroughbred stakes of the season, the Garhoud Sprint.
  • Tue, Nov 26, 2019
    Dubai World Cup sponsored by Emirates Airline (G1) alumnus New Trails is on the comeback trail, according to trainer Ahmad bin Harmash. Unraced since finishing 10th in said $12 million centrepiece, the sizable son of Medaglia d’Oro is pointing toward a return in The Entisar (Listed) on Dec. 5 at Meydan.
  • Tue, Nov 26, 2019
    There is no stopping the Tony Fung yard at the moment with the former Champion trainer saddling up five winners over the weekend to take him to a clear lead on 18 wins in the trainer’s standings.
  • Tue, Nov 26, 2019
    Kranji jockey John Powell has accepted a late call-up to replace fellow Australian and former Kranji jockeys’ roommate Glen Boss at the Attitude International Jockeys’ Weekend (IJW) in Mauritius this coming Saturday and Sunday.
  • Tue, Nov 26, 2019
    Franking the form of the Group 1 $6 million Longines Dubai Sheema Classic, NICKS Co Ltd’s Suave Richard was an impressive winner of the G1 $5.6 million Japan Cup in Association with Longines (Deep Impact Memorial) on Sunday.
  • Wed, Nov 20, 2019
    While plans are not yet secure for impressive Satish Seemar-trained opening night 2-year-old debut winner Barack Beach, much of the remainder of Team Zabeel’s enviable 100-plus roster appears to be ramping up for a strong December, including some notable new acquisitions.
  • Mon, Nov 18, 2019
    Fasuba the dazzling thousand metre sprinter has produced an amazing performance to lead all the way in Friday night’s Group 2 Autumn Trophy over 1600 metres at the Taipa racetrack.
  • Tue, Nov 12, 2019
    Macau Derby runner up Éclair Lightning scored a much deserved win in Sunday‘s Class 2 for trainer Peter Leyshan and the Eclair Syndicate, when he proved too classy for his rivals over the 1800 metre course.
  • Sat, Nov 09, 2019
    Trainer Doug Watson made history at Meydan Racecourse on Thursday night, becoming the first trainer to win six races and sweep an entire card at the renowned Dubai venue.
  • Tue, Nov 05, 2019
    Tony Fung enjoyed his best day ever as a trainer with a fabulous five timer on Fridays nights sand program from only seven runners on the card.
  • Tue, Nov 05, 2019
    Former Champion jockey Wayne Smith is off and running in his new role as a trainer after his exciting debut runner Star Of Yiu Cheung pulled out all stops to give him his first winner in Saturdays Class 4 & 5 over 1200 metres.
2019 October
  • Wed, Oct 23, 2019
    Muntazah, one of the top horses in Dubai and arguably one of the best dirt milers in the world, is currently training well toward his 2020 debut for trainer Doug Watson.
  • Wed, Oct 23, 2019
    Seven-time UAE champion jockey Tadhg O'Shea will be joining a new team when the new season commences at Meydan on Thursday.
  • Tue, Oct 22, 2019
    The Danny Wong trained Captain Fabulous lived right up to his name with a massive win at Taipa on Saturday, making it two wins straight on the sand surface.


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