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  1. Marwing takes over World Cup hopeful Gitano Hernando

    Posted Dec 30th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Hong Kong-based Weichong Marwing has been snapped up for top Dubai World Cup contender Gitano Hernando two weeks out from the start of the international carnival at Meydan. ... Dubai Duty Free on World Cup night. The South African begins a careless riding suspension after the New Year's day fixture, but will resume on January 10- three days before the Dubai ...

  2. US$2b Meydan complex in a race against time for grand opening on World Cup night

    Posted Mar 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... finished for the World Cup meeting next weekend. The impressive grandstand and racing surfaces were unofficially opened at the end of January for the start of the Dubai racing season. But last week ... year will be forgotten and Dubai will be out to celebrate its magnificent venue in front of the world. ...

  3. Mastery is primed for 'great run'

    Posted Dec 10th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... but the 2,400m will suit him and we are looking for a great run on Sunday,' he said. 'He ran well in the Dubai World Cup this year, so we will see how he goes here, take him back to England ... Alan Aitken Dubai's monolithic Godolphin team has just one representative at Sunday's Cathay Pacific Hong Kong International meeting, but the Vase entry Mastery has slipped under ...

  4. Ba Ba eyes Dubai trip while Collection waits

    Posted Feb 27th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken A trip to the Dubai World Cup meeting for Collection will depend on his performance in tomorrow's Citibank Hong Kong Gold Cup, but trainer Derek Cruz has already booked a spot to the Middle East for Good Ba Ba. The Dubai Duty Free, to be run on the March 27 World Cup night programme, was discussed publicly after Good Ba Ba's historic third straight Hong ...

  5. QE II Cup holder Presvis takes it easy

    Posted Apr 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... in the Jebel Hatta leading up to the Duty Free and he seemed to be in his best form going into World Cup night,' Henson said. 'That race was no guide, but we have no reason to believe he won't perform- he seems to be in the same kind of form he took into the QE II Cup last year.' However, as Cumani had done before the Dubai Duty Free when Presvis was the bookies' ...

  6. HK horses taking the world by storm

    Posted Mar 17th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... next is already looking a unique start, with visitors to four major events on different sides of the world. Two runners in Japan's Takamatsunomiya Kinen and three runners in separate events at Dubai's gala World Cup meeting will be a first. But it won't stop there. There are runners being aimed at the two big events in Singapore in May, others pencilled ...

  7. Champion's Dubai plans off, says Cruz

    Posted Jan 11th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Trainer Derek Cruz reported yesterday the Dubai World Cup meeting has virtually been ruled out for champion miler Good Ba Ba. The US$5 million Dubai Duty Free over 1,800m ... the Stewards' Cup over 1,600m on January 31 will be followed by a strict diet of domestic events for the time being. 'The horse is really thriving. He's fit but putting on weight ...

  8. American makes his mark in Dubai

    Posted Mar 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Patrick Allen Hong Kong-based rider Aaron Gryder, who had his licence extended until the end of the season last Wednesday, made a successful raid on the Dubai Meydan Masters Series, winning the opening leg on Alazeyab on Friday night. Gryder was invited to participate in the series after winning last year's Dubai World Cup aboard Well Armed and joined jockeys from all ...

  9. Gabriel Lee takes her whistle to a new level

    Posted Aug 15th 2010, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... she appears at the Women's Rugby World Cup in England. Lee, who left yesterday for the 12-team tournament which begins on Friday, already has had a taste of the big stage, having officiated at the final of Women's Rugby World Cup Sevens in Dubai last year. 'It has been an amazing 18 months, and to be able to travel to and participate in another Rugby World Cup ...

  10. 2016 Games can't come soon enough for Australia's World Cup-winning captain

    Posted Mar 28th 2010, 12:00am by Robby Nimmo

    ... Robby Nimmo Australia captain Cheryl Soon held aloft the sevens World Cup trophy in Dubai last year and thought her world could not get any better. Then she undertook a mission 'so ... about my World Cup-winning experience. Winning in Dubai was an incredible experience, as was winning at the Hong Kong Sevens. I had no idea at the time where those wins would lead. They ended up ...




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