Thunder Snow makes historical past with a hard-fought second win within the 2019 Dubai World Cup
Dubai Racing Membership has introduced this system for the 2021 Dubai World Cup Carnival, as racing returns to the long-lasting Meydan Racecourse. Whereas the Carnival opens in January, the primary race assembly of the 2020-21 racing season is scheduled for Nov. 5, 2020. Racing shall be performed underneath pointers from the UAE authorities; additional particulars will observe nearer to the date.
Slated to run over six consecutive Thursdays from Jan. 21 to Feb. 25, 2021, the Dubai World Cup Carnival program will culminate on March the 6 with the Tremendous Saturday race assembly. Higher often known as a costume rehearsal for the Dubai World Cup race meet, racing on Tremendous Saturday alone is value $1.7 million.
Complete purses are barely lowered from the earlier 12 months, however given the difficult occasions over the previous few months on account of Covid-19, Dubai Racing Membership has made each effort to make sure the return of racing in protected and safe situations.
The opening Carnival race assembly on Jan. 21 guarantees to be an action-packed night with six out of seven races falling within the Group and Listed classes. Topping the racecard on the night time is the Al Maktoum Problem Spherical 1 (G2), run over a mile, which serves as a prep, for each the Godolphin Mile (G2) and Dubai World Cup (G1). The remaining six nights of racing throughout the Dubai World Cup Carnival additionally provide equally prime quality races, positive to draw the best worldwide trainers, horses and jockeys.
Horses from Denmark, USA, Eire, UK, Sweden and Norway in addition to the UAE had been represented on the 2020 working of Tremendous Saturday. Among the many spectacular worldwide winners on the night time was USA’s Doug O’Neill-trained Nad Al Sheba Turf Dash-winner Wildman Jack, exemplifying the high quality of runners on the night time. Publish-Meydan the 4-year-old went on to win the G3 Daytona Stakes at Santa Anita, whereas being positioned within the Group 2 Eddie D Stakes, and is a robust contender within the prestigious 2020 Breeders’ Cup Turf Dash. The same worldwide participation is anticipated in 2021.
The Deadline for Horse Connections to file of their Dubai World Cup Carnival functions is Nov. 23, 2020.
All races shall be contested and controlled in normal style and outcomes shall be recorded in an official capability. Consistent with the UAE Authorities laws, Dubai Racing Membership will observe the strict well being and security measures, together with complete sanitation, thermal screening of attendees and social distancing.
Dubai Racing Membership can also be happy to welcome again our sponsors, Emirates Airline, Longines, DP World, Gulf Information, Emirates NBD, Azizi Developments, Al Tayer Motors, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Metropolis – District One and Mubadala.
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