27 October 2017, Toulouse, France ~ Owner HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan claimed the first three spots in the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival’s Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Group 2 race held in Toulouse on Thursday, 26 October 2017.
Najah, a three-year-old Munjiz filly bred by HH Sheikh Mansoor coasted to a win under Jean-Bernard Equem in the Group 2 race, the final international fixture of this premium race series. The culmination of the series is the Euros 1.2 million Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Jewel Crown Group 1 on 10 November in Abu Dhabi.
Najah was chased home by two Mahabb fillies, Joudh, ridden by Alexandre Gavilan, and Wadeaa, under Emilien Revolte, to make it a 1-2-3 in this race for owner HH Sheikh Mansoor.
The winning time in the race, which carried a prize fund of €45,000, was 1.45.99.
Mr. Martial Boisseuil gave away the trophies on behalf of the Festival.
Ms. Lara Sawaya, Executive Director of the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival, Chairperson of the International Federation of Horse Racing Academies (IFHRA) and Chairperson of Ladies & Apprentice Racing Committees in the International Federation of Arabian Horse Racing Authorities (IFAHR) and General Manager of Wathba Stallions congratulated HH Sheikh Mansoor on the success of his horses in the Group 2 event.