Wearing a hijab under her helmet the 18-year-old enjoyed a fairytale debut, steering Haverland to victory in the Magnolia Cup, just three months after first sitting on a racehorse.
"There are no words to describe it. I can't believe it, to be fair," she told RacingTV after being declared the winner of the charity event following a lengthy photo-finish.
The Randwick specialist Deprive survived in a tight finish to the G3 Show County quality to keep the flow of Stakes winners coming for Godolphin in Australia on Saturday.
Pinatubo cemented his position as Europe’s top two-year-old as he stormed to a stunning nine-length victory in the G1 Vincent O’Brien National Stakes at the Curragh, Ireland, on Sunday.
An airborne Avilius delivered the third G1 victory of his career along with a promise of more to come with a comprehensive win in the George Main Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.
Racing at Al Ain on Friday was highlighted by a 2000m handicap, the best of six Purebred Arabian contests on a seven-race card. Said event turned into something of a South America affair with Argentine
Since horses are herbivores and have a digestive tract quite different from ours, they require a special diet that contains more fibre and water.
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.
Four consecutive days of racing in the UAE will conclude at Abu Dhabi on Sunday with a six-race card highlighted by the HH The President Cup Prep, over the same 2200m as the Group 1 highlight itself and won last year by Jaser for Ibrahim Al Hadhrami.
The final UAE fixture of 2019 took place at Sharjah Longines Racecourse on Saturday and was highlighted by the The Crown Prince of Sharjah Cup, a 1200m Prestige contest for which only those foaled in the UAE are eligible.