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Sweden’s Holmberg, Oman’s Al Balushi Capture Festival Races

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HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival races in Oman 21 January, Muscat, Oman ~ Sweden’s Malin Holmberg on Shadan and local lad Saif Al Balushi on RW Starry Night emerged winners of their respective races to herald the 9th edition of the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival on Friday,…

Oman Races Herald Start of 2017 HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival

HH Sheikha Fatima Ladies & Apprentice events on Friday, 20 January19 January 2017, Muscat, Oman ~ The 9th edition of the globe-trotting HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival begins with two races at the Al Rahba racecourse on Friday, 20 Januar,y on a day when the Oman Derby…

Season Opener in Oman for 2016 HH Sheikh Mansoor Global Festival

Ten in fray for Friday’s HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak race13 January 2016, Muscat, Oman ~ The Al Rahba Racecourse in Muscat, Oman, will host the first race in the HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship (IFAHR) series on Friday, 15 January, opening the season on the activities of the HH Sheikh Mansoor…

Oman will Open the 2015 HH Sheikha Fatima Ladies Championship

14 January 2014, Oman ~ Ten lady jockeys representing Oman, Europe, USA and Australia will be part of the opening round in the 2015 HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship and will be held on Saturday, 16 January on the final day of the ongoing International Horse, Camel & Heritage Exhibition at the Al…

Irish Jockey McCutcheon Wins Opening Round of HH Sheikha Fatima Ladies Championship

  January 17, 2014, Muscat ~ Top amateur Irish lady jockey Evanna McCutcheon teamed up with Omani trainer Mohammed Al Ghenaimi to steer Secret Treasour (Nivour de Cardonne x Hidden Treasure) home in a tight finish ahead of early leader Pipepoile under Swedish contender Jhannah Stolt in the curtain raiser of the 2014 HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak…

Scyphios finds firm footing to win at Newbury

August 22, 2012, UK ~   The Royal Cavalry of Oman has been the Arabian Racing Organisation’s Associate Sponsor since 2011, generously sponsoring a total of 31 races with ARO during the current UK racing season. These races have included a series of handicaps which qualified runners for the Premier Handicap Final held at Newbury…

Newbury announces entries for August 18 Oman Handicap Stakes

 August 16, 2012, UK ~The Royal Cavalry of Oman Premier Handicap Stakes (SeriesFinal) 8F is set to go off on Saturday, 18 August at the Newbury race course. Sponsored by the Royal Cavalry of Oman, their representative will present a memento to the winning Owner, Trainer and Jockey. Prize Fund: £6,000 For Purebred Arabians, 3 yrs…

Aske and Muhal win Newbury Championship leg

  May 17, 2012, London, England ~  Veronika Aske from Norway riding Muhal (Amer x Babelia) was the proud winner of the fifth round of the HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies World Championship (IFAHR) race held on Saturday, May 19, at Newbury Racecourse. The field of 12 left in a tight bunch but did…