09 January, 2013, Doha ~ Umm Al Houl Cup was the feature event of the 24th race meeting. It was witness to an aggressive finish from Poyle Judy to claim the top honours at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (REC) on January 9.
In the first division of the Local Bred Pure Arabian Maiden Plate, trainer Mubarak Al Khayarin captured the win with Tawash (Al Mudaffar x Maboud). Piloted by Andrew Elliot, Tawash was well placed in second position till the final turn of the New Rayyan track and picked up good speed to notch win.
The Alban de Mieulle trained Waddah (Nizam x Al Hanoof) won the second division of the Local Bred Pure Arabian Maiden Plate. Waddah accomplished a start-to-finish mission, in the hands of Pier Convertino.
In the Pure Arabian Handicap contest for horses rated 40 and below, Osama Omar Al Dhafa’s Barwa (Parador x Feline Du Cassou) with Stephen Ladjadj astride that recorded the victory.