Monthly Archives: October 2019

Lone Star Features Arabian Juvenile Stakes

Arabian Juvenile Stakes With Two Races24 October 2019, GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas, USA ~ Featured races on the 12-race card begin with race 2, the $20,000 colt & gelding division of the Texas Arabian Lone Star Juvenile Stakes for 3-yr-olds going six furlongs. Rosebrook Farm’s RB DOUBLE DOWN broke his maiden here last month, winning by…

Darius Du Paon Joins Jewel Crown Prep with Highest Rating

Prep race a rated conditions contest over the same 1600m as the AED 5 Million race in November24 October 2019, Abu Dhabi ~ Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club will stage the second meeting of the 2019-20 UAE racing season on Friday, 25 October 2019, with a six-race card. Highlighting the meet is the Sheikh Zayed bin…

Raajah Shines in Stars of Al Shahania as Doha Season Opens

Al Shahania Stud’s RAJEH wins season-opening Owners Cup 23 October 2019, Doha, Qatar ~ The famous royal blue and white stars silks of Al Shahania Stud were in the winner’s circle with RAJEH (Jaafer x Nelka) winning the season opening Owners Cup at Al Rayyan Park on Wednesday, 23 October 2019. The 1900m dirt feature…

Champion Jockey O’Shea Looking Forward to Dubai Season with Top Stables

O’Shea will ride for Jebel Ali and top Arabian Breeder Khalid Al Nabooda22 October 2019, UAE ~ Seven-time UAE champion jockey Tadhg O’Shea will be joining a new team when the new season commences on Thursday at Meydan Racecourse. The fan favourite will start his 2019-20 tenure wearing the predominately yellow silks of His Highness…

Purebred Arabians To Race Again at Ascot in 2020

Sponsored by Shadwell Stud, Arabian Racing Heads to Ascot22 October 2019, UK ~ The Arabian Racing Organisation (ARO), the Purebred Arabian Racing Authority in the UK, announces an Arabian race at the famous Ascot racecourse approved by the International Federation of Arabian Horse Racing Authorities (IFAHR) Pattern Committee. The £15,000 Listed PA race will be…

Seattle Sounder Wins Wathba Stallions Championship in California

2019 Wathba Stallion Bonanza Series

Seattle Sounder threw his heart into the last of the 2019 Wathba Stallions Bonus Bonanza races in California to win the $20,000 Championship in Fresno on 12 October 2019. Settled into the race an easy fourth Seattle Sounder raced alongside stablemate WMA Fantom with Morning Line favorite Skeedaddle running in the pack nearby. Sluffys Gizmo,…

Fresno’s California Wathba Stallion Bonus Bonanza Races For the Championship

9 October 2019, USA ~ The Arabian Racing Association of California looks forward to one of the most exciting races of the season as the Wathba Stallions Bonus Bonanza (WSBB) Championship takes center stage on Saturday, 12 October at the popular Fresno race track. The WSBB Series has provided a new outlet for many racing…

The UK leaving the EU: Racing Industry Guidance

Brexit is Coming – 31 October 2019Guidance to industry participants on what to do as the UK leaves the EU (Brexit) The UK Government has now published detailed guidance on how to prepare for Brexit. This should be the primary source of authoritative information for Industry participants. In addition, specific government departments have started to…

Ebraz Makes Al Shahania Proud at Qatar Arabian World Cup Gr 1 PA at Parislongchamp

7 October 2019, Paris, France ~ On a bright and sunny day at the re-imagined Paris Longchamp race course, Ebraz under jockey Maxime Guyon made his owner HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani and trainer Julian Smart proud as he sailed in front of the storming pack to win the coveted Qatar Arabian World…

Ebraz Wins the Qatar Arabian World Cup 2019 Gr 1 PA at Parislongchamp

6 October 2019, Paris, France ~ Ebraz guided by Maxime Guyon remained at the back of the pack for 1600 metres only making his move around the 400 metre mark from the outside, advancing with a confident and determined charge ahead of Khataab (2nd) and Mashhur Al Khalediah (3rd) in the final strides.

Ebraz (Amer x Massamarie) is trained by Julian Smart for HH Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani.

Raahah Gallops Home Winner in the Arabian Gr 1 at Parislongchamp

Qatar Arabian Trophy Des Juments (Pouliches) 4 years old5 October 2019, Paris, France ~ The Arc De Triomphe racing action descended on the new Parislongchamps race course for the 5 & 6 October races. The featured Arabian race on the card for Saturday, 5 October, was the Qatar Arabian Trophy Des Juments (Pouliches or Females)…

Tayf, Ebraz, and Rodess Du Loup Meet Again Sunday at the Qatar Arabian World Cup

The Qatar Arabian World Cup was first run in 2008 and is the Purebred Arabian equivalent of the Thoroughbred Arc de Triomphe race at Parislongchamp on 6 October 2019. The use of World Cup in the title is very appropriate as it has attracted runners from all over the world. The top races for the…

Amyr Du Soleil and Lady Princess Shine at Paris Saint Cloud Racing

4 October 2019, Paris, France ~ The Saint Cloud race course was the site of two of the exciting races that take place as part of the Arc de Triomphe weekend. Qatar Trophy Des Poulains Gr 1 PA The 4 October, 2000 metre Qatar Trophy Des Poulains Gr 1 PA (males) was handily won by…

Ten Runners for 5 October, Parislongchamp Qatar Arabian Trophy Des Juments Gr 1

3 October 2019, Paris, France ~ The Qatar Prix de L’Arc de Triomphe weekend is in full swing as the excitement will move from the Saint Cloud venue on 3 and 4 October to the ParisLongchamp race course. The second on the 9 race card at Parislongchamp on Saturday, 5 October, is the Qatar Arabian…

Arabian Sales Up at Arqana Saint Cloud Auction

135 horses were represented in the sale3 October 2019, Paris, France ~ Under the watchful eyes of His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Khalifa Al Thani and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Thani, the Arqana Arabian Sale was held at Saint-Cloud on Thursday, 3 October 2019. The annual auction is considered the first of…

Economic Impact of the British Horse Racing Industry

Macallan

Brexit is scheduled to happen on 31 October. There will be changes. Be prepared.1 October 2019, UK ~ The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) is the governing and regulatory body for Thoroughbred horse racing in Great Britain which is the countries second largest sport by Attendance, Revenue and Employment. *Attendances–5.77million attendees at over 1,500 fixtures held…