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Crown Pride’s UAE Derby Triumph Among Five-Win Day For Japan

Japan runners continued to shine on the world stage as Crown Pride ground out a classy victory Saturday in the $1 million UAE Derby Sponsored By Mubadala (G2) in the hands of Damian Lane. Crown Pride’s victory marked a remarkable fifth success for Japan on the Dubai World Cup card after Bathrat Leon won the […]

Breeders’ Cup Winner Yibir Headlines International Cast For Dubai Sheema Classic

The Group 1 Longines Sheema Classic is often billed as one of the best races in the world and the 2022 edition is no exception. Won in 2021 by Saudi Cup hero Mishriff, the 1 1/2-mile contest has attracted seven Group or Grade 1 winners for this Saturday’s edition. Japan went close in this race […]

Frankie Dettori Teams With ‘Rags-To-Riches’ Star Pyledriver In Dubai Sheema Classic

William Muir is hopeful that last year’s Group 1 Coronation Cup winner Pyledriver can produce another excellent performance at the top level when he takes his chance in Saturday’s Group 1 Longines Dubai Sheema Classic over 1 1/2 miles. The 5-year-old has gained fans around the world for his rags-to-riches success story, winning multiple Group […]

Chuwa Wizard, Combustion Headline Japanese Contingent For Dubai World Cup Night

Two of Japan’s leading dirt candidates for Saturday’s feature meeting headlined a pre-dawn trackwork session at Meydan Wednesday morning, with last year’s Group 1 Dubai World Cup runner-up Chuwa Wizard shaded by young upstart Combustion, who contests the Group 2 UAE Derby. The Ryuji Okubo-trained Chuwa Wizard, ridden by raceday partner Yuga Kawada, is a veteran of […]

Into Mischief, American Pharoah Among U.S. Sires With Offspring In Dubai Breeze Sale

There are 69 horses that have arrived in Dubai ahead of the first ever Dubai Breeze-up Sale, set for Tuesday and Wednesday. The two-year-olds hail from many of the leading breeze-up consignors in Ireland and the UK, and the sires represented include American Pharoah, Arrogate, Curlin, Dark Angel, Dubawi, Exceed And Excel, Frankel, Gun Runner, […]

Dubai World Cup Card To Feature 32 Group/Grade 1 Winners Over Nine Races

American superstar Life Is Good headlines a likely field of 11 for the 26th running of the G1 Dubai World Cup (sponsored by Emirates Airline) on March 26. Winner of the G1 Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile and Pegasus World Cup on his last two starts, the Todd Pletcher-trained Life Is Good faces stiff opposition from three […]