Racing at Al Ain on Friday evening was officially highlighted by a quality 1800m handicap, which was won in determined fashion by Yaraa, completing a double on the card for jockey Richard Mullen.
Al Ain stages a seven-race card on Friday with, as always, just the one Thoroughbred contest, this week a handicap over 2600m for which 14 have been declared, the weights headed by Jahaafel.
Maximum Security, ridden by Luis Saez, claimed the inaugural $20-million Saudi Cup at the King Abdulaziz Racecourse in Riyadh on Saturday. Maximum Security overtook Midnight Bisou inside
The disappointment that accompanied Flit’s G1 Thousand Guineas lead-up is set to be translated into a blessing when she lines up in Saturday’s feature at Caulfield.
Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum attended the Dubai Future Champions Festival at Newmarket Racecourse, Uk, on Saturday.
International standard-bearer Benbatl drops down in class and trip as he starts his 2019 campaign in the G2 Joel Stakes over a mile at Newmarket on Friday.
Yes Yes Yes, trained by Chris Waller who steered Winx on an incredible, unbeaten 33-race run, stunned favourite Santa Ana Lane to win the world’s richest turf, The Everest, in Sydney on Saturday.
Alizee began yet another preparation with a victory full of promise, this time earning special recognition in Godolphin’s equine hierarchy at Rosehill on Saturday.
After an exciting six-race card, the Rest of the World team emerged as the Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup’s winning team at Ascot Racecourse UK on Saturday, with 86 points, ahead of the joint runners-up Europe and The Girls on 63.