Tag Archive for Horse Racing

Susanna Santesson Has Left Us

Mats Genberg / 2015-04-03 This morning Susanna Santesson should have woken up with hundreds of horse racing friends in Beverly Hills, USA. Instead she fell asleep for ever in a hospital in Germany – much too young. Susanna’s absence will leave a hole in the festivities during the coming Darley Award weekend. She will in…

Over 100 races in 2015 Calendar of HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival

3 January 2014, Abu Dhabi ~ The HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival unveiled its 2015 calendar of events which includes 102 flat races and nine endurance championships across five continents. A press conference at the Eastern Mangroves Hotel in Abu Dhabi showed off the impressive agenda for the Festival. Ms Lara…

Meydan Announces 2013 Dubai World Cup Carnival Programme

US$37,360 Million in prize money offered during exciting schedule of 11 fixtures Dubai, UAE, 9, October 2012 – The 2013 Dubai World Cup Carnival (DWCC) will once again attract the greatest names in racing and the sport’s most-talented runners, as prize money of US$37,360 million will be offered during the schedule of 11 fixtures. The renowned…

Najem Al Khalij wins Meydan Arabian opener

 November 25, Dubai~ Jabar Bitter trained, Najem Al Khalij, led a field of 11 home in the Meydan Pure Arabian season opener on Friday in the Al Basti Equiworld 1400m handicap. Tadiq O’Shea rode the winner in with a 3/4 length lead over Sarabella ridden by Ted Durcan and trained by A Manuel.  Meshwar, trained by Al…