Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games 2014 in Normandy Readies Budget, Broadcast Plans

        April 2, 2012, Normandy, France  ~  Putting it all together Budget: The French state has confirmed its 10 million euro participation in the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy budget. It’s a clear indication of the priority given to the event. In total, the WEG budget amounts to 67.5…

Mickael Barzalona in high riding moment in Dubai

March 31, 2012, Dubai World Cup ~ After winning the Group 1 US$10 million Dubai World Cup on Monterosso, jockey Michael Barzalona  was on top of the world. “I couldn’t believe when no one was coming after me. This is a dream. I have no words to describe what I feel right now.  (Asked about…

BAN on the movement of horses within Bahrain has been extended until June 30

March 30, 2012 ~ Bahrain Gulf Daily News-  The decision to continue the ban on movement of horses within Bahrain has been extended to take all precautions agains a resurgence of the deadly equine disease, Glanders. The ban, in effect since April 2010, has curtailed all movement of horses within the country and cancelled all…

TM Tex Fred nabs Dubai Kahayla Classic

    Dubai March 31~ The 17th edition of the Group 1 US$250,000 Dubai Kahayla Classic went to Qatar for the second time after the US import TM Fred Texas stormed clear in the straight. He beat Seraphin Du Paon by one and three quarter lengths, while Timadit Al Mels finished a further three quarter lengths…

TM Fred Texas Takes First in Kahayala Classic

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Dubai World Cup, March 31~  Hot off the wire from GulfNews.com Sport: FIRST WINNER OF THE NIGHT THEN GOES TO TM FRED TEXAS (USA) Adrie De Vries jockey of TM Fred Texas, said: “I thought I had a good chance going in. I saw him in Qatar he didn’t beat a strong field but the way he…

Group 1 Dubai World Cup Preview of Line-up

Dubai, UAE, 30 March 2012 – The 2012 Group 1 US$10million Dubai World Cup, sponsored by Emirates Airline, the world’s most valuable horse race, looks wide open with the maximum field of 14 declared for the 2,000m all-weather feature. American trainer Bill Mott won the inaugural running with Cigar back in 1996 and looks to…