DUBAI will host the world’s richest race assembly at Meydan racecourse on Saturday, March 30 this yr.
The Dubai World Cup alone is value a whopping £5.7million. Right here is all it is advisable know…
What’s the Dubai World Cup?
The Dubai World Cup sees horses from all around the world – America, Europe, Australia, South Africa, Hong Kong and Japan – compete for a complete of £26 million in prize cash.
There are 9 Group races all through the day, together with six at Group 1 degree, with the Dubai World Cup sponsored by Emirates airline, the characteristic race of the day.
First held in 1996, the Dubai World Cup has develop into a significant worldwide occasion, the place the revelry off the observe has develop into as a lot of a draw because the racing itself.
What time will the racing begin?
The primary race is the Godolphin Mile and is due off at 12.15pm our time.
The ultimate race of the day is the Dubai World Cup and is because of be run at four.40pm.
- Meydan race schedule on Saturday: 12.15, 12.50, 1.30, 2.05, 2.40, three.20, four.00 and four.40.
Are there any British and Irish-trained horses working?
Sure! Yearly loads of our horses head over to compete for the massive prize cash and this yr is not any totally different, with the likes of Goldophin and Aidan O’Brien main the cost.
Ten To Comply with: Our man Jack Keene has picked out a bunch of thrilling three-year-old’s to observe on the Flat this season
How can I watch the racing?
The racing can be proven on Sky Sports activities Racing and Racing TV.
- Racing TV is on Sky channel 432, Virgin channel 536, and UPC in Eire on channel 411.
- Sky Sports activities Racing is on Sky channel 415, Virgin channel 534, and UPC in Eire on channel 418.
Who’re the favourites?
British horse North American is at the moment the 7-2 favorite for the Dubai World Cup. Second favorite Capezzano is 5-1 with final years’ champ Thunder Snow at 11-2.
Obtain the brand new Solar Racing app right now
THE new Solar Racing app is right here – and it is despatched the bookies working for canopy.
The good new app, which is free to obtain, options:
- Finest Odds – our odds comparability instrument retains the bookies sincere
- Predictor – rank the sector by 18 totally different classes, reminiscent of weight, draw, profession prize cash and jockey wins
- Ideas & information – get a steer from the most effective tipsters within the enterprise in our information tab
Head over to the App Retailer to obtain it totally free.
Who gained the Dubai World Cup final yr?
Thunder Snow introduced dwelling the Dubai World Cup to finish a day of Godolphin domination.
Can I purchase tickets?
If you’re fortunate sufficient to be heading out to Dubai then CLICK right here to purchase tickets.
For availability and bookings, contact Dubai Racing Membership’s Ticket Gross sales Workplace at +971 (four) 327 2110 or e-mail your enquiry to [email protected]
Ticket Gross sales Workplace is open each day from 8am to 8pm till 29 March 2019.