Racing & Endurance News

Racing: The President of the UAE Cup at Deauville

by Steve Andersen photos by Noëlle Derré The winning streak spans five races over 21 months, from August 2015 to May of this year. In major stakes in France and England, Muraaqib has amassed a record

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The $100,000 Darley Awards Stake

by Steve Andersen, Benoit photos Paddys Day was the first Arabian racehorse that famous Thoroughbred jockey Victor Espinoza encountered up close. Espinoza, who has won three Kentucky Derbys,

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March Racing in Abu Dhabi Featuring Five Stakes Races

by Steve Andersen Watkins photos Mahbooba (Bibi de Carrere x Nevada du Loup by Manganate) needed three starts in Group 1 races in the United Arab Emirates before she reached the winner’s circle

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Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz International Arabian Horse Festival

January 25 – 27, 2017 photos © PSAIAHF The Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz International Arabian Horse Festival has, in years past, been a five-day affair held in late January. This year’s schedule,

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HH Sheikh Mansoor Festival Races at Sam Houston Race Park

by Steve Andersen Coady photos There is nothing like the comfort of home, even for a champion racehorse. Last November, Paddys Day, the 2015 Darley Award winner as Horse of the Year, was sent to

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A Million Dollar Weekend in Qatar

The rise of Ebraz (Amer x Massamari by Tidjani) over the winter in Qatar was nothing short of astonishing. He ran credibly in France in Group 1 stakes in 2016, finishing third and fourth. In Qatar,

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A Conversation with Thomas Fourcy

Perhaps it’s no surprise that Al Mourtajez was a somewhat cantankerous three-year-old, before his career began. What he has done on racecourses in Qatar and Europe in the last few years has shown

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2017 Arabian Racing Yearbook

Our 2017 Arabian Racing Yearbook  can be enjoyed here:  www.issuu.com/arabianhorseworld/ahw-arabian-racing-yearbook-2017 2017 Arabian Racing Y earbook Table of Contents Darley Preview

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January Racing — Major Stakes for Arabians in Qatar and the U.A.E.

The nine-race program at the Qatar Equestrian center on January 12 featured Arabian stakes for sprinters, milers, and stayers, all on turf. A Texas-bred veteran was one of the stars of the program.

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Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Racing Crown Jewel

Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Jewel Crown by Steve Andersen A career that began in Houston and flourished in Europe reached a new height in Arabian racing in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirate

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