John Gosden hesitated for a long time about whether to run Shalaa in the Darley Prix Morny (Gr1) due to heavy rainfall that had softened the track in Deauville
Al Shaqab Racing’s Al Mourtajez imposed himself in the Doha Cup – Prix Manganate (Gr1 PA) at Deauville, France, on Saturday 15 August.
The François Rohaut trained colt, Muraaqib, wwon the Al Rayyan Cup – Prix Kesberoy (Gr1 PA) at Deauville, France, on Saturday 15 August.
Ten horses will take part in the Doha Cup (Gr1 PA), at Deauville, France on Saturday, 15 August. The ten contenders include three representatives of Al Shaqab Racing. Trained by Thomas Fourcy,
The Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club (QREC) sponsored Phoenix Sprint Stakes, Group 3, produced a thrilling finish between the Tim Easterby trained Mattmu and the Mick Halford trained Toscanini at the Curragh on Sunday, 9 August
France Galop published the entries for the Doha Cup and the Al Rayyan Cup on Friday, 7 August, morning. The two Gr1 PA races will take place on 15 August at Deauville.
The Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) signed a deal with the Curragh racecourse to sponsor the Group 3 Phoenix Sprint on Sunday, 9 August, 2015. The race is run over 6 furlongs.
Racing's greatest extrovert and finest ambassador, Frankie Dettori, won his first Qatar Stewards' Cup thanks to Magical Memory, and with it landed the Racing UK top jockey title for the Qatar Goodwood Festival on Saturday, August 1.
Sir Michael Stoute saddled Dartmouth was a comfortable winner of the Educate A Child Handicap in the colours of The Queen.
It was as if Richard Hughes had just ridden the Derby and Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe winner on the same afternoon, not finished fourth in a handicap on a little-known horse called Fox Trotter