Al Shaqab Racing’s Snaad won the Prix Barzan at Longchamp Racecourse in Paris on Saturday, 3 October.
The 2,000m Qatar Arabian World Cup (Gr1) to be run at Longchamp on Sunday, 4 October, does not favour horses starting on the outside. Therefore, Sir Bani Yas, Al Mourtajez and Djainka des Forges benefited from the draw. Sir Bani Yas, gate number 1, is one of the favourites. He stays on a success in the Qatar International Stakes (Gr1 PA).
Mabrooka imposed herself easily in the Qatar Arabian Trophy for Fillies (Gr PA) at Saint-Cloud’s racecourse on Friday, 1 October. Held at the back of the field, her jockey guided her to the outside in order to place a decisive acceleration
On Thursday morning, France Galop validated the possible runners and supplemented horses for the Group 1 races to be run on Sunday at Longchamp.
Three horses were supplemented in the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe (Group 1) on Thursday morning. So far, there are 18 runners
Thursday’s Arqana Purebred Arabian Auction generated an aggregate of 2.45 million Euros, which is the second highest total for the event.
Eight horses are entered in the Qatar Total Arabian Trophy des Juments (Gr1 PA), Saturday in Longchamp.
Ten horses are entered to run in the Qatar Total Arabian Trophy for Colts (Gr 1 PA), on Friday at Saint-Cloud. Muraaqib comes of the back of an impressive win in the Al Rayyan Cup – Prix Kesberoy
Twelve horses are entered to run in the Qatar Arabian Trophy for Fillies (Gr 1 PA), on Friday at Saint-Cloud.
After Tuesday’s forfeits, twenty-three horses remain in the Qatar Arabian World Cup, on Sunday at Longchamp. The 2015 renewal looks to be a contest of the very highest level, with the best purebred Arabians on turf in the world competing.