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Al Jahouri and Niac Armor Again in Endurance Limelight

February 15, 2014, Abu Dhabi  ~ Wearing his typical shy smile, Khalifa Ali Khalfan Al Jahouri crossed the finish line in first place with his winning partner Niac Armor for Al Wathba Stables in the CEI *** 160km President of the UAE Endurance Cup, taking home the keys to a car, a custom Rolex watch…

So Big Is Better has the Best Ever Day at Breeders’ Cup Grade 1

Photos and Text: Pamela Burton November 1, 2013, California ~ Owner Mark Powell could only say “Yes!” repeatedly and with great emphasis  after his win with So Big is Better at the President of the United Arab Emirates Arabian Stakes Invitational, the last race of the day on the first day of the Breeders’ Cup weekend at…

Mohammed Al Shafar rides Orman De Cardonne to win President’s Cup Endurance

February 16, 2013, Abu Dhabi ~ One hundred and thirty-two riders started into the desert for the ultimate prize in the FEI 160km CEI*** President of the UAE Endurance Cup at Emirates International Endurance Village on Saturday morning (16 FEB). In the end, it was the UAE’s Mohammed Al Shafar and the 11 yr old,…

Preakness Day Features Grade 1 Race for Arabian Horses

May 17, 2012, Baltimore, Maryland ~ A field of 10 will go the gate in the $75,000-added The President of the United Arab Emirates Cup, a Grade 1 race for purebred Arabian horses on the Preakness Stakes undercard Saturday at Pimlico Race Course.   To be run at 1 1/16-miles on the main track, the…