Posts Tagged United Arab Emirates

Mubtaahij romps in UAE Derby, trainer says on to Kentucky

UAE-owned Mubtaahij, ridden by Christophe Soumillon, crosses the finish line to win the UAE Derby with the US$2,000,000 prize during the Dubai World Cup horse racing at the Meydan Racecourse in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, March 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Well, that was easy.

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Prince Bishop wins Dubai World Cup, California Chrome 2nd

William Buick, jockey of Prince Bishop holds the trophy as he celebrates with the owner, Dubai crown Prince Sheik Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, left, after winning the $ 10,000,000 Dubai World Cup,  during the Dubai World Cup horse racing event, at Meydan Racecourse in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, March 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Prince Bishop pulled away from race favorite California Chrome on the home straight to win the $10 million Dubai World Cup by two and three-quarter lengths on Saturday.

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California Chrome ready to shine in world’s richest race

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — It’s almost show time for “rock star” California Chrome.

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