Tag Archive for Arabian Racing Qatar

Sheikha Fatima Championship gets underway in Oman

January 17, 2012, Press Release, Muscat ~ UAE lady jockey Shathra Al Hajjaj partners Wathiq to lodge her claim as the first leg of the 2013 HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak World Ladies Championship (IFAHR) gets underway at Al Fulaij Racecourse in Muscat on Thursday evening. Twelve armature lady jockeys representing UAE, Oman, Qatar, Europe, USA, Australia and…

Poyle Judy wins Umm Al Houl Cup in Doha

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…

Doha starts the 2013 season

January 03, 2013, Qatar ~ Al Mafiar Cup On the second day of racing in the new year, La Hoor scored another great win for Qatar. He won the 1200m race ridden by Mark Lawson with Mogida in 2nd and Shakeemah in third. The Burning Sand son owned by Hassan Al Matwi  (shown in photo…

Alban de Mieulle hot in Qatar

December 26, 2012, Doha ~ The best of the Purebred Arabian action in Doha December 26 was also a fine day for trainer, Alban de Mieulle – winning three races for Umm Qarn including the feature, Qatar Derby Group 2, International with prize money of QR 250,000. Muntasar (Majd Al Arab x Danie Du Cassou) led…

Doha races into December meets

December 24, Doha ~ On Thursday, 20 December, trainer Julian Smart tasted success  when Shaklan eased to victory in the Pure Arabian Handicap race for horses rated 40 to 70. Thhe George Mikhalides trained, Al Mizan won the Local Bred Pure Arabian Handicap for horses rated 40 and below in a race open to Qatari…

Al Mizan and Shakeemah win at Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa al Thani Trophy Day

Thursday, December 6, Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club, Doha Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani Trophy Day The P/A Handicap saw Al Mizan (Vert Duzan x Nevada De Cardonne) trained by G. Mikhalides and ridden by Sylvain Ruis take the win in a field of ten in the time of 1:46:00. Al Mizan started from gate…

Qatar racing in full swing December 5 results

Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club , Wednesday, December 5 December 5, 2012, Doha ~ Qatar Derby Trial Day Featured three P/A Races La Hoor (Burning Sand x Pettra) won the 3 YO International Derby Trail (G2)in the time of 1:30:00 in a field of nine. The striking black owned by Hannan Ali Hassan Al Matwi…

Farraaha wins Doha Oaks Trial G3

December 4, 2012, Doha ~OAKS TRIAL DAY, Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club The evening racing featured 7 races with the Oaks Trial G3PA for fillies one of four Purebred Arabian races on the card 1800m – Prize money €32, 214.35 – 150,000.00QAR A total swap up, this battle of the fillies had the crowd standing…

Trainer Alban de Mieulle bags a hat trick today

Article by permission – Chris Hoover Gulf Times November 15, 2012, Doha ~ Trainer Alban de Mieulle hogged the days limelight by bagging three of the four Pure Arabian Guineas races. He combined with jockey Bouland to win with Fouladh, Muntasar, and later Tabarak completed the tally for the talented French trainer. Sporting the colours of…

Qatar declares entries for November 7, 8

November 5, 2012 Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club ,  LEMAIL CUP DAY, 07 Nov 2012 Thursday 6 Race card culminating with the Lemail Cup P/A Stakes Race 6 1830 hrs “LEMAIL CUP” – P/A STAKES Stakes Purse QR 80,000 1200M Dirt No. Draw Horse Weight Eqpt Owner Trainer Jockey 1 2 Divamer (FR) 60.0 B Umm Qarn…

Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club begins Fall racing calendar

Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club has begun the Qatar racing season On October 18 with a card that included five Arabian PA races. Dahash, ridden by Marco Monteriso claimed the 7th race, the Club Cup PA Stakes with Prize money of QR80,000. The Amer colt (x Taraza) trained by M. Al Sulaiti and owned by Mr. Essa Mohammed Al Sulaiti bested…

Mohamed Bin Faleh Heads REC Delegation to Salon du Cheval in Morocco

October 18, 2012, Doha ~ HE Sheikh Mohamed bin Faleh al-Thani, Chairman of the Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club (QREC) is heading the delegation to the 5th Salon du Cheval in El Jadida, Morocco. An annual event, the 2012 edition of the Salon du Cheval will take place from 17 to 21 October 2012. Held under the…

Munahis wins Chateau Ksara Scandinavian Arabian Derby

 August 27, 2012 Jägersro Racecourse ~ Sheikh Mohammad Bin Faleh Al Thani’s Qatar-bred colt Munahis won the Chateau Ksara Scandinavian Arabian Derby 2012 run over 1m 3f dirt at Jägersro Racecourse on the 25’th of August. The grey son of Amer is trained in the Netherlands by Diana Dörenberg and was ridden by Scandinavian Champion Jockey Fredrik…

Umm Qarn’s Tabarak wins Doha Cup at Deauville

      August 11, 2012, Deauville, France~ HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Khalifa al-Thani owned Tabarak established his credentials as a top notch performer, while asserting his supremacy in spectacular fashion, beating a credible field, en route to lifting the Doha Cup at the Deauville race course on Saturday. This event was sponsored by Qatar Racing…

Qatar’s Dahor De Brugere wins Al Rayyan Cup at Deauville

PRIX KESBEROY GR.1PA August 08, 2012, Deauville, France ~ Sporting the colours of HE Sheikh Joaan Bin Hamad Al Thani, Dahor De Brugère clinched the Al Rayyan Cup at Deauville racecourse in France on Tuesday. The Dahess progeny, Dahor De Brugere came with a spirited run in the final furlong to overhaul Mushrae in the shadow…

Qatar’s Dahor De Brugere wins Qatar Coupe De France Des Pur Sang Arabes at Chantilly

     On Sunday July 1, 2012 at Chantilly ~ Sporting the colors of HE Sheikh Joaan Bin Hamad Al Thani, Dahor De Brugere clinched the Qatar Coupe De France Des Pur Sang Arabes at Chantilly racecourse in France on Sunday. The Dahess progeny Dahor De Brugere won the Euros 50,000 contest by two lengths from…

Tabarak wins the 2012 Derby des Pur Sang Arabes de 4 ans- Al Shahania Stud

   CHANTILLY SUNDAY 17TH JUNE, 2012 ~   Al Shahania Stud, Qatar proudly  sponsored the 1st edition of the Derby des Pur Sang   Arabes de 4 ans – Al Shahania Stud at the Prix de Diane in Chantilly Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani, Advisor to the Emir