Six-race card of the Sharjah Longines Racecourse’s second meeting of the season is highlighted by only Thoroughbred contest, the Dhs200,000 Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Cup, a competitive 1700m handicap for which a capacity field of 16 has been declared.
For Watson and Dobbs, local debutant Celtic Striker will attempt to concede weight to his 12 rivals which include his stable companions Double Orb, the mounts of Sam Hitchcott and apprentice Sean Kirrane respectively.
"I was an introvert, and didn't leave the house much," Al Sharari said from a sandy track flanked by palm trees. "My relationship with horses broke the barrier of introversion. If I can tame a horse, then I can do anything."
Sunday is the final fixture of the current campaign to be staged at Sharjah Longines Racecourse highlighted by a prestigious contest, the 1700m HH The Ruler of Sharjah Cup.
The court rejected a lawsuit filed by a man in which he demanded that a woman pay him Dhs80,000, pointing out that he had tasked her to buy a horse and then he found out it was injured in foot.
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A pair of Purebred Arabian prestige handicaps were the joint highlights at Sharjah Longines Racecourse on Saturday on what proved another productive fixture for reigning UAE champions, owner Khalid Khalifa Al Nabooda,
Despite a wide gate and with topweight of 58.5kg, Trekking is the nominal leader of the Godolphin group, largely on the strength of his Goodwood win under the same weight over the G1 winners Gytrash and Lyre.
'Shadwell Farm was incorporated in 1984, but farm operations didn’t start until June 1, 1985,' said Rick Nichols, vice president and general manager.
Prior to the creation of Godolphin, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, had also won the Gold Cup in successive years with the Guy Harwood-trained Sadeem (1988-89).