Dettori wins maiden Qatar Stewards Cup

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.

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Peslier rides Dartmouth to facile Educate A Child Stakes Handicap victory

Sir Michael Stoute saddled Dartmouth was a comfortable winner of the Educate A Child Handicap in the colours of The Queen.

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RICHARD HUGHES Jockey Richard Hughes callts it a day at Goodwood.

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

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DETTORI AWARD Dettori takes UK leading rider award at Goodwood

Frankie Dettori, following his first victory in the Qatar Stewards' Cup, was declared the top rider at the Qatar Goodwood Festival with six successes.

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Sir Bani Yas wins first leg of Doha Triple Crown with Qatar International Stakes victory

HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed al-Nahyan owned Sir Bani Yas came with a late stretch run to overhaul Prada T and Mister Ginoux to land the first leg of the Doha Triple Crown

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Golden Steps triumphs in the Qatar Stewards Sprint Stakes

Marco Botti trained Golden Steps (Frankie Dettori up) sporting the colours of Mohammed al-Mannai gave yet another victory for Qatar

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Legatissimo sprints to glory with Qatar Nassau Stakes victory

David Wachman trained Legatissimo demonstrated an electric change of pace on her way to a facile victory in the Group I £600,000 Qatar Nassau Stakes, which featured the races on the concluding day of the Qatar Goodwood Festival

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Tashaar completes a treble for Al Shaqab Racing with Betfred Mobile Handicap victory

Trainer Richard Hannon could not contain his excitement following Tashaar's impressive length and half victory after being eased down by Frankie Dettori

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Amy Eria leads home a one-two for Al Shaqab in L'Ormarins Queens Plate Stakes

Al Shaqab Racing’s and Francois Rohaut trained Amy Eria held on gamely from Osiala to win the Group III L'Ormarins Queens Plate Stakes at Goodwood on Friday, July 31.

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Muthmir clinches Qatar King George Stakes in thrilling finish

With a power packed ride from Paul Hannagan, WillIam Haggas trained Muthmir narrowly got the better of last year's winner Take Cover in a thrilling £400,000 Qatar King George Stakes

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Al Shaqab’s Dubday creates history with Betfred Glorious Stakes victory at Goodwood

Qatar’s champion Thoroughbred Dubday created history by becoming the first horse to win a Group III race in Europe. Dubday was partnered by Frankie Dettori to an impressive victory in the Betfred

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Huntsman Close to break from stall 14 for Qatar Stewards Cup

Huntsmans Close will break from stall 14 in tomorrow’s £250,000 Qatar Stewards' Cup, following yesterday's draw ceremony in the winner's enclosure at Goodwood

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Qatar Racing’s Simple Verse wins Markel Insurance Fillies' Stakes

Qatar Racing Limited’s Simple Verse came up with a brilliant stretch run and clinched the Group Three Markel Insurance Fillies' Stakes at Goodwood Racecourse on Thursday, July 30.

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Shalaa triumphs in Qatar Richmond Stakes

Al Shaqab Racing’s Shalaa stamped his class with an emohatic victory in the Group II Qatar Richmond Stakes at the Goodwood Racecourse on Thursday, July 30.

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Thrilling win for Big Orange in Qatar Goodwood Cup

Michael Bell trained Big Orange outbattled his rivals to claim a thrilling victory in the Qatar Goodwood Cup, the main event of the third day’s racing during the Qatar Goodwood Festival at the Goodwood Racecourse on Thursday, July 30.

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Solow gets past Arod to win Qatar Sussex Stakes

Freddy Head trained Solow maintained his winning streak with a hard fought victory over Qatar Racing’s Arod in the £1,000,000 Qatar Sussex Stakes,

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Kachy wins the Fairmont Molecomb Stakes

Tom Dascombe trained Kachy came through a furlong out to beat Al Shaqab Racing’s King Of Rooks by three quarters of a length in the Group III Fairmont Molecomb Stakes

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Sands Of Fortune clinches Victoria Racing Club Goodwood Stakes

Father and son combination of Nigel and Willie Twiston-Davies, enjoying their first Qatar Goodwood Festival triumphs, teamed up to capture the opening Victoria Racing Club Goodwood

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Godolphin’s Toormore wins Qatar Lennox Stakes

Godolphin’s Toormore stayed on gamely to win the Qatar Lennox Stakes on the opening day of the Qatar Goodwood Festival at the Goodwood Racecourse on Tuesday, July 28.

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Al Shahania’s Inland Sea to Kish Armstrong Memorial EBF Stallions Maiden race

Al Shahania’s Inland Sea (Harry Bentley up) stamped his class with a superb victory in the Kish Armstrong Memorial EBF Stallions Maidens race, run over six furlongs.

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Al Shaqab Racing’s Galileo Gold wins Qatar Vintage Stakes

Al Shaqab Racing’s Galileo Gold produced a fluent gallop in the final furlong and thwarted the spirited bid of Ibn Malik to annex the Qatar Vintage Stakes.

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Qatar Lennox Stakes features opening day of Qatar Goodwood Festival

The Qatar Goodwood Festival is all set for glorious start at the Goodwood Racecourse in Hampshire, England on Tuesday, July 28. The five-day festival begins with the Qatar Lennox Stakes as the feature event of the opening day.

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Gazwan and Djainka des Forges shine for Qatar at Newbury with two Group 1 titles

Newbury Racecourse hosted a Purebred Arabian day with three Gr1s on the card on Sunday, July 26th. The representatives of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani won two of the highlights of the day while competing against top class international rivals

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Al Shaqab’s Gutaifan wins Prix Robert Papin (GR2)

Gutaifan won the Prix Robert Papin (Gr2) at Maisons-Laffitte on Sunday, 26 July. Al Shaqab Racing’s representative provided jockey Lanfranco Dettori with his first success in this race.

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Three previous winners among 19 remaining in £300,000 Qatar King George Stakes at Goodwood on Friday

Previous winners Kingsgate Native (2009, Robert Cowell), Moviesta (2013, Eddie Lynam IRE) and Take Cover (2014, David Griffiths) feature among 19 confirmations for the £300,000 Qatar King George Stakes (3.45pm),

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Trip To Paris among 14 targeting Qatar Goodwood Cup

Trip To Paris (Ed Dunlop) heads 14 contenders going forward for the £300,000 Group Two Qatar Goodwood Cup, run over two miles and the highlight of the third day

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Gleneagles and Solow head 11 contenders for Qatar Sussex Stakes

Outstanding milers Gleneagles (Aidan O'Brien IRE) and Solow (Freddy Head FR) head 11 confirmations for the highlight of the Qatar Goodwood Festival, the £1 million Qatar Sussex Stakes (supported by Qatar Petroleum)

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Ivory hopes Twin Sails can follow in his sire's footsteps with fabulous opening day of Qatar Goodwood Festival in prospect

There is now less than a week to go until the Qatar Goodwood Festival commences and fabulous racing is in prospect with the publication of the confirmations and entries for day one of the five-day spectacular on Tuesday, July 28.

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Charlton pair set for Qatar Goodwood Festival

Trainer Roger Charlton is looking forward to saddling Huntsmans Close and Quest For More in two of the feature races during the Qatar Goodwood Festival next week.

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Qatar Racing’s Strath Burn wins Hackwood Stakes

Strath Burn, a representative of Qatar Racing Limited, won the Hackwood Stakes (Gr3), on Saturday, 18 July at Newbury, to secure his first group race title. Trained by Charles Hills, Strath Burn took the lead 200m

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Harty aiming for another successful Goodwood raid with Ansgar

Trainer Sabrina Harty is aiming her stable star Ansgar at the Group Two Qatar Lennox Stakes, the highlight on the opening day of the Qatar Goodwood Festival on Tuesday, July 28.

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Tropics tops 130 confirmations for £250,000 Qatar Stewards' Cup & 75 go forward for £150,000 Betfred Mile

Murphy targeting Cup with Discussiontofollow, while previous winner Hoof It tries again

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Qatar Goodwood Festival Press Launch.

Goodwood Racecourse staged the Qatar Goodwood Festival Press Launch at Carlton House Terrace in central London on Monday, July 13.

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One Two for Qatar Racing in Summer Mile Stakes

Qatar Racing’s Arod won the Summer Mile Stakes (Gr2) in Ascot, UK, on Saturday, 11 July 2015, in front of another Qatar Racing’s representative, the previously unbeaten Lightning Spear.

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Al Shaqab’s Shalaa wins Arqana July Stakes

Al Shaqab’s Shalaa creates the surprise in the Arqana July Stakes (Gr2), in Newmarket, UK, on Thursday 9 July 2015, winning in front of Steady Pace.

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Gleneagles and Solow star as 21 go forward for Qatar Sussex Stakes

Europe's leading milers Gleneagles and Solow remain on course for a mouth-watering clash of the generations in the £1-million Qatar Sussex Stakes on day two of the Qatar Goodwood Festival, Wednesday, July 29

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Entries revealed for boosted major handicaps at Qatar Goodwood Festival

Entries are revealed today, Wednesday, 01 July 2015, for the two feature handicaps at the Qatar Goodwood Festival - the £250,000 Qatar Stewards' Cup (Saturday, August 1) and the £150,000 Betfred Mile (Friday, July 31).

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Nero wins Qatar Near Summer Cup

Johan Verstrepen’s Nero won the Qatar Near Summer Cup Race run under Belgian Jockey Club rules, at Wallonie Ghlin racecourse, Belgium on Monday, 29 June 2015

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Al Shaqab’s Al Mourtajez imposes himself neatly in Coupe du Sud-Ouest des Pur-Sang Arabes

Al Shaqab’s Al Mourtajez won the Coupe du Sud-Ouest des Pur-sang arabes (Gr3), on Tuesday, 30 June, at La Teste, France. Al Mourtajez was steered by jockey Julien Augé...

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Mabrooka wins her first Group 1 in Qatar Coupe de France des Chevaux Arabes

Mabrooka, representing the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan’s colours, imposed herself brilliantly in the Qatar Coupe de France des Chevaux Arabes (Gr1), on Monday, 29 June, in Chantilly

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Al Shaqab’s Treve wins Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud (GR1) in impressive fashion

Al Shaqab's colours triumph in the Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud (Gr1) with Trêve. The champion filly imposed herself in front of an excited crowd, Sunday in Saint-Cloud (France).

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Nine Runners in Qatar Coupe de France des Chevaux Arabes

Nine horses will take part in the Qatar Coupe de France des Chevaux Arabes (Gr1 PA), at Chantilly, France, on Monday, 29 June. Four of them are still unbeaten. Muraaqib won pleasantly on his debut at Toulouse and will be one of the favourites

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Exciting entries revealed for valuable Group Two races at the Qatar Goodwood Festival

Fabulous entries are unveiled today for three of the Group Two contests at the Qatar Goodwood Festival - the seven-furlong Qatar Lennox Stakes (Tuesday, July 28), the Qatar Goodwood Cup over two miles (Thursday, July 30)

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Seville set for Qatar Nassau Stakes at Goodwood

Classic winners from each of the last three seasons feature among 34 top quality entries for the Group One Qatar Nassau Stakes, which takes place on the fifth and final day of the Qatar Goodwood Festival, Saturday, August 1.

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Entries for Qatar Coupe de France des Chevaux Arabe (Gr1 PA)

Qatar will be well represented in the 2015 edition of the Qatar Coupe de France des Chevaux Arabe (Gr1 PA) to be run in Chantilly, France, on 29 June

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Frankie Dettori shines at Royal Ascot Dettori steers Undrafted to win Diamond Jubilee Stakes

Frankie Dettori outshone himself on Saturday, for Ascot's last day. He imposed himself brilliantly in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes (Gr1) with the American horse Undrafted

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Ervedya Wins Coronation Stakes Muhaarar Wins First Commonwealth Cup Illuminate Shines at Royal Ascot

The inaugural running of the Group 1 Commonwealth Cup went to Sheikh Hamdan Al Maktoum’s Muhaarar in impressive fashion. Charlie Hills’ trained travelled

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Day Three at Royal Ascot Trip To Paris simply amazing in Gold Cup Ryan Moore superstar

Trip to Paris showed an impressive turn of foot to win the Group 1 Gold Cup, on Thursday at Royal Ascot. The 4 year old’s stamina proved crucial in the closing stages of this two and a half mile

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Al Shaqab duo head nominations at Forfeit stage

Al Shaqab Racing’s Al Mourtajez and Mister Ginoux head a total of 46 nominations that stand their ground at the forfeit stage for the £400,000 Group 1 Qatar International Stakes for Purebred Arabians, (formally listed as the Harwood International) the first leg of the inaugural Doha Triple Crown.

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Thrill at best on Day Two at Royal Ascot Al Shaqab Racing’s Osaila Lands Sandringham Handicap Free Eagle champion of Prince Of Wales’s Stakes

Frankie Dettori rode his 50th Royal Ascot winner after Al Shaqab Racing’s Osaila lands the Listed Sandringham Handicapat on day two at Royal Ascot, on Wednesday, 17 June 2015.

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Buratino gives Godolphin their first Coventry Stakes success Al Shaqab’s Eltezam makes impressive performance at Royal Ascot

Godolphin’s Buratino excelled to clinch the title of Coventry Stakes (Gr2), a six-furlong race run at Royal Ascot on Tuesday, 16 June 2015. Mark Johnston ward was...

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Dettori rides Star Of Seville to Prix de Diane Longines victory at Chantilly

Ace Italian saddle artist Frankie Dettori came up with yet another brilliant performance while steering John Gosden trained Star Of Seville to a famous victory in the Prix de Diane Longines at Chantilly racecourse in France on Sunday, June 14.

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Al Shaqab’s Mister Ginoux remains unbeaten and wins Qatar Derby des Pur-Sang Arabe de 4Ans

Al Shaqab Racing’s Mister Ginoux, was over the field’s level this Sunday in Chantilly in the Qatar Derby des Pur-Sang Arabe de 4ans (Gr2 PA). He is unbeaten after five races. Thomas Fourcy’s pupil had a great race...

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AL MOUWAFFAK VS MISTER GINOUX, CONTEST AT THE SUMMIT IN QATAR DERBY DES PUR-SANG ARABE DE 4ANS (GR2 PA)

This 2015 edition of the competition will see a confrontation between two of the best 4yo Purebred Arabian colts in the world. Al Mouwaffak and Mister Ginoux are unbeaten and will both run

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American Pharoah takes Triple Crown with Belmont Stakes victory

Bob Baffert trained American Pharoah became the first horse in over three decades on Saturday, June 6 to earn the Triple Crown, decimating the opposition in the Belmont Stakes after winning the Preakness and the Kentucky Derby earlier in the season.

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Entries for Qatar Derby for 4Y/O Purebred Arabians (Gr2 Pa)

Qatar is highly represented in the list of entries for the 2015 edition of the Qatar Derby for four-year-old Purebred Arabians. Twelve competitors are still entered for this 2,000-metre race to be run on the 14 June in Chantilly, France

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Qatar Racing’s Arod Wins Investec Diomed Stakes at Epsom

Qatar Racing’s Arod imposed himself in the Investec Diomed Stakes, a Group 3 race for three-year-old and older thoroughbreds run over 1,700 metres at Epsom on Friday, 5 June 2015

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Mubarak Al Naimi’s Rosso Corsa wins Prix du Palais-Royal

Mubarak Al Naimi’s Rosso Corsa, trained in France by Georges Mikhalides, won the Prix du Palais Royal (Gr3) at Longchamp, France, on Saturday

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Stunning Return for Al Shaqab Racing’s Treve

Al Shaqab Racing’s Trêve will try to win for the third time the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe (Gr1), which would be the first time in history for this race. On Friday 29 May

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Pearl Bloodstock’s Karpino wins German 2000 Guineas

Pearl Bloodstock’s representative Karpino won the German 2,000 Guineas (Gr2) at Cologne, Germany on Monday

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£1-million Qatar Sussex Stakes attracts worldwide entry of 39

The Qatar Sussex Stakes, the £1-million highlight of the Qatar Goodwood Festival this summer, has attracted a worldwide entry of 39 and takes place on Wednesday, July 29.

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Al Shahania’s Meeyur wins Prix Damas at Dax

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani’s Meeyur won the Prix Damas at Dax Racecourse, France on Sunday, 24 May 2015

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Qatar Racing’s Pearl Secret wins Temple Stakes at Haydock

Qatar Racing Limited's Pearl Secret won his first Group race in the Gr2 Betfred.com Temple Stakes run at Haydock, UK on Saturday, 23 May 2015.Pearl Secret Pearl Secret took the lead

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Qatar International Stakes entry exceeds expectations

A total of 60 nominations have been received for the £400,000 Group 1 Qatar International Stakes for Purebred Arabians, (formally listed as the Harwood International) the first leg of the inaugural Doha Triple Crown

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NIGHT OF THUNDERS WINS AL SHAQAB LOCKINGE STAKES

Richard Hannon Jr trained Night Of Thunder repelled the challenge of stable mate Toormore to emerge triumphant in the Group I £350,000 Al Shaqab

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Al Shaqab donate £100,000 towards Educate A Child programme

In a noble gesture Al Shaqab presented a cheque of £100,000 to the Educate A Child Proragmme initiated by Qatar Foundation

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Record field of 18 in fray for Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes

The Group 1 Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes has attracted a record field of 18 at Newbury racecourse on Saturday, May 16. The previous highest number of runners for the famous

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Al Kaabi delighted with Al Shaqab sponsorship of Lockinge Stakes race day

Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club General Manager Nasser Sherida Al Kaabi, expressed his delight in Al Shaqab’s sponsorship of the Lockinge race day to be held at Newbury racecourse on Saturday, May 16.

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105 Entries for Qatar Prix De l’Arc de Triomphe

France Galop released the entries for the next Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe in Longchamp on Wednesday, 13 May 2015, morning. A total of 105 thoroughbreds have been entered. Amongst them, there are six Al Shaqab Racing horses.....

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Qatar trainers delighted with the opportunity to race their wards in Europe

Qatar have served notice of their intention to become major players in the Sport of Kings in recent years, and with Al Shaqab sponsoring all seven races at Newbury on Saturday, 16 May 2015,

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Khalifa Bin Mohammed Al Attiya appointed General Manager of Al Shaqab Racing

Khalifa Bin Mohammed Alattiya has been appointed General Manager of Al Shaqab Racing. Delighted with the decision, Khalifa Bin Mohammed Alattiya described the task as a huge responsibility.

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Qatar Racing’s Secret Gesture wins Middleton Stakes at York

Absent since her fifth place in the Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Turf, on 1 november last year at Santa Anita, Qatar Racing’s Secret Gesture made a winning return in the Middleton Stakes (Gr2), at York on Thursday, May 14

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Dubday all set to make serious bid in Al Rayyan Stakes at Newbury

Al Shaqab’s Dubday is all set to make a serious bid in the 12 furlong Al Rayyan Stakes at the Newbury racecourse on Saturday, May 16

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Rawah dazzles in Prix Nefta and wins her first group race

Rawah GB (Amer), owned by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani, succeeded in the Prix Nefta (Gr2), for her second race of her career. Francis-Henri Graffard's

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27 entries for Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes

The Al Shaqab Lockinge Stakes has attracted 27 entries for the Group I contest to be held on Saturday, May 16 at the Newbury racecourse.

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Roman Legend wins End Of Season Cup

JASSIM AL GHAZALI and Harry Bentley climaxed their record-breaking achievements as Qatar’s champion trainer and jockey respectively by sharing a treble on the final day...

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Lupie gallops away with Umm Qarn Cup

Injaaz Stud’s Lupie proved too superior to the opposition while winning the Umm Qarn Cup , a Thoroughbred Conditions race, which highlighted the races

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Qatar Racing Limited’s Sumbal wins Prix Greffulhe

Sumbal, owned by Qatar Racing Limited, won the Prix Greffulhe (Gr2) at Saint-Cloud, France, today, Tuesday, 5 May 2015.

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Zakhir Stud’s Free Spin wins Al Ruwais Cup Al Ardhi’s Al Mazrooah triumphs in Balhambar Cup

Zakhir Stud’s Free Spin (Iffraaj x Romea) posted an impressive victory in the Al Ruwais Cup, a Thoroughbreds Conditions race, run over 2200 metres at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Thursday, April 30

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Rassan clinches Al Fweirat Cup

Jassim Bin Ali Al Attiya owned Rassan came up with a dazzling display while clinching the Al Fuweirat Cup, a Pure Arabian Conditions race at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Wednesday, April 29.

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Al Khattaf gets highest bid at End-of-Season Auction

Al Shahania Stud’s Al Khattaf (Amer x Aziza D’Aroco) got the highest bid of QR 550,000 at the two-day End-of-Season Horse Auction held at the sale ring of the South Stables at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC)

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Class Strikes as Sylvine Al Maury wins Qatar Prix De L’elevage

The Royal Cavalry of Oman's Sylvine Al Maury (Munjiz) imposed herself with a decisive turn of foot in the 2015 Qatar Prix de l’Elevage (Gr2 PA), run on Saturday, 25 April, in Toulouse, France.

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Roman Legend wins Al Gharafa Cup Jockey Bentley records 100th win for the season

Mansoor Ibrahim Al Mahmood owned Roman Legend clinched the Al Gharafa Cup with a comfortable win over Oasis Cannes at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Thursday, April 23

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Mekhbatt keeps Raedah at bay to win Al Zubara Cup

Al Jasra Stud’s Mekhbatt was confidently ridden by jockey Tadgh O’Shea to a thrilling victory in the Al Zubara Cup, a Local Bred Pure Arabian Conditions race, which was the highlight of the races on the sand track of the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club

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Al Shaqab continues dazzling in Europe Al Mouwaffak wins HH Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup and remains unbeaten

Al Shaqab’s Al Mouwaffak was the hot favourite in the HH Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup (Gr2 PA) Prix de Carthage – Hannibal) on Friday, 17 April 2015,

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Al Shaqab’s Osaila wins Nell Gwyn Stakes

The Al Shaqab’s representative Osaila won the Nell Gwyn Stakes (Gr3) on Wednesday, 15 April 2015, at Newmarket. Serving as a trial for the 1,000 Guineas, the Nell Gwyn Stakes saw a fierce battle in the finishing stages between Osaila and New Providence.

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Vetlana De Faust wins Al Huwaila Cup

Injaaz Stud’s Vetlana De Faust (Al Saoudi-Svetlana) posted a thrilling victory over Al Majh’hoor in the Al Huwaila Cup, a Pure Arabian Conditions race, run over 1850 metres, which featured the eight-event card at theQatar Racing and Equestrian Club

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Qatar International Stakes GR 1 P/A Nominations, Entries and Declarations

Qatar International Stakes will be run on Saturday 1st August 2015 in Goodwood (UK). The GBP 400,000 race is the first leg of the Doha Triple Crown.

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Wonder Of Qatar wins Al Shahania Cup and Al Hareth triumphs in Al Naama Cup

H.H Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani owned Wonder Of Qatar proved too superior to the opposition while winning the Al Shahania Cup

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Horse Auction.

QREC is organising horse sale on Friday and Saturday 24th &25th April 2015 at 04:00 p.m

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DA Magic Moments takes Junior Fillies Championship title

Nasser Mohammed Mesfer Al Hajiri owned DA Magic Moments was declared the Gold Champion in the Junior Fillies Championship during the concluding day of the 3rd Qatar National Pure Arabian Horse Show for Individual Owners

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3rd Qatar National Purebred Arabian Horse Show for Individual Owners kicks off

Rashid Nasser Al Kaabi owned D Marmar was adjudged the best-looking filly in Class 1A during the 3rd Qatar National Purebred Arabian Horse Show for Individual Owners held in the paddock of the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Friday

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Peter Anders wins Loyalty Cup in a thriller

Al Murqab Stud’s Peter Anders was brilliantly ridden by Marco Monteriso to a thrilling victory in the Loyalty Cup, a Thoroughbreds race, run over 2400 metres at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Thursday, April 9

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Lupie wins Messaimeer Cup and Al Hareth triumphs in Ras Laffan Cup

Injaaz Stud’s Lupie saddled by Jassim Al Ghazali posted a thrilling victory over Victory Laurel in the Mesaimeer Cup, a Thoroughbred Conditions race, at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Wednesday, April 8...

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46th Race Meeting scheduled for Thursday 2nd April 2015 has been cancelled.

Please be advised that the 46th Race Meeting scheduled for Thursday 2nd April 2015 has been cancelled due to weather conditions

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Qassy edges Shaklan in Rodat Al Maida Cup thriller

H.H Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani’s Qassy (Mared Al Sahra - The Write Stuff) posted a thrilling victory over Shaklan in the Rodat Al Maida Cup

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Qatar Racing’s Noble Protector wins Sunline Stakes

The Qatar Racing owned Noble Protector won the Sunline Stakes (Gr2) in Moonee Valley on Friday, 27 March 2015. It was her second Group victory in Australia, two weeks after winning the Schweppervescence Trophy (Gr3).

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Al Atique wins Yousef Al Romaihi Cup

H.H Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani’s Al Atique (Amer - Somra) posted an pillar to post victory in the Yousef Al Romaihi Cup

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Al Hareth dazzles with Halul Island Cup victory

Mishal Bin Ali Al Attiya’s Al Hareth stormed home by nearly three lengths in the Halul Island Cup, a Local Thoroughbred Conditions race, which was the main event of the races at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Wednesday, March 25.

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Zahrah wins Umm Al Afai Cup in a thriller

Umm Qarn’s Zahrah (Maidaan - Areej) saddled by Alban de Mieulle posted a thrilling victory in the Umm Al Afai Cup, a Local Thoroughbred Conditions race for Fillies and Mares, which featured the eight-event card at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club

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Raedah runs away with Brouq Cup

Umm Qarn’s Raedah proved too superior to the opposition while winning the Brouq Cup, a Local Bred Pure Arabian Conditions race for Fillies and Mares, the highlight of the races on the sand track of the Racing and Equestrian Club on Wednesday, March 18.

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Qatar Racing’s Noble Protector wins Matron Stakes

Qatar Racing's Noble Protector won the Matron Stakes (Gr3) at Flemington Racecourse, Australia on Saturday, 14 March 2015. Previously trained by Stuart Kitto, Noble Protector was bought by Qatar Racing....

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DA Magic Moment, Halitan, Baher Al Shahania, Wardat Elkhaleej clinch Championship titles

Nasser Mohammed Mesfer Al Hajri DA Magic Moment was awarded the Junior Champion Fillies title on the second and final day of the 3rd National Purebred Arabian Horse Show for Non-Sheikh Individual Owners held at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Saturday

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DA Magic Moment dazzles with impressive victory in National Arabian Horse Show

The 3rd National Purebred Arabian Horse Show for Non-Sheikh Individual Owners organised by the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) was inaugurated on Friday, 13 March 2015. The two-day event is being held at the paddock opposite the QREC Grandstand

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AJS Intifidah wins Losail Cup

Al Jeryan Stud’s AJS Intifadah was brilliantly ridden by Marco Monteriso to an impressive victory in the Losail Cup, a Pure Arabian Conditions race, run over six furlongs at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Thursday, March 12.

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Ghizwan triumphs in Doha Cup

HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani owned Ghizwan came through a rough passage and with a brilliant burst of speed in the final furlong, overhauled the front runners and won the Doha Cup

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Battash wins Al Uraiq Cup

Mohammed Hamad Ali Al Attiya owned and trained Battash came up with a dazzling performance while clinching the Al Uraiq Cup, a Local Thoroughbred Handicap for horses rated 70 and below at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Thursday, March 5.

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Sejalaat wins Rowdat Rasheed Cup in a thriller

Hamad Bin Abdulrahman Bin Hamad Al Attiya’s Sejalaat (Kheleyf - Laqataat) posted a thrilling victory over stable mate Rock Up in the Rowdat Rasheed Cup, a Thoroughbred Handicap for horses rated 75 to 95, run over 1100 metres

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All Horse Owners, Trainers & Breeders

The Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club (QREC) is organising a horse sale/auction, at the Horse Parade Ring opposite the QREC Grandstand, on 20 and 21 March 2015.

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Goodwood to inaugurate Qatar Arabian Triple Crown

A major new race series for Purebred Arabians has been announced by the Qatar International Equestrian Committee in Doha on Thursday 26th February, The Qatar Arabian Triple Crown.

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Qatar Racing Equestrian Club Partners with Educate A Child

Educate A Child (EAC), a programme of Education Above All Foundation (EAA), received a financial contribution from the Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club on the concluding day of the H.H. The Emir 24th International Equestrian Sword Festival.

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HH Sheikh Abdullah Bin Khalifa Al Thani presented trophies to winners

Sheikh Tamim Bin Joaan Al Thani’s “Dubday” wins HH The Emir’s Trophy Sheikh Hamad Bin Tamim Al Thani’s “Al Mourtajez” wins HH The Emir’s Sword

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Broadcast first for festival features

Qatar’s two most prestigious races for Thoroughbreds and Purebred Arabians are set to be broadcast in the UK for the first time this week by leading dedicated satellite horseracing broadcaster, Racing UK.

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Qatari success celebrated

PRESTIGIOUS awards were made on Tuesday 24 February to mark the achievements in 2014 of three outstanding Qatari-owned horses as part of the eight-day H.H The Emir 24th International Equestrian Sword Festival staged under the patronage of H.H Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani.

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Al Shaqab win Qatar International Trophy and Al Naimi retains Qatar International Trophy

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HH THE EMIR 24 INTERNATIONAL EQUESTRIAN SWORD FESTIVAL Opening Ceremony.

QREC is organising Opening Ceremony on Thursday, 19 February 2015 , at 8:00 pm.

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Al Shaqab Racing’s Mshawish wins Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap

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Taraf, Dubday, Raddad, Itorio and Al Murabitoon dazzle in Qatar Trophy and Gold Sword Day

DUBDAY and Frankie Dettori had to overcome more traffic problems than in the Doha rush hour before the highest-rated thoroughbred trained in Qatar was able to maintain his unbeaten local record in the million-riyals Qatar Gold Trophy, the Group 1 feature on Qatar Trophies & Gold Sword Day at the Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Thursday 5 February.

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Ningara wins Khor Al Adaid Cup

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Al Boenain chairs IFAHR Executive Committee Meeting in Dubai

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Ningara wins Khor Al Adaid Cup

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Multiple titles on Qatar Trophies and Sword Day

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Khor Al Daid Cup promises a thriller

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ExxonMobil Qatar continues its support for Qatar Gold Sword Race

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River Goddess gallops to Umm Al Houl Cup victory

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The International Federation of Arabian Horse Racing Authorities (IFAHR) has named Umm Qarn’s AL TAIR and HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani’s DJAINKA DES FORGE the highest rated Arabian racehorses of 2014 with a rating of 124.

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Thawi wins Abdulla Bin Hamad Al Attiyah Cup, Tortoni triumphs in Umm Taqa Cup

Jassim Mohamed Al Gazali & Sons owned Thawi was brilliantly ridden by Harry Bentley to an impressive victory in the Abdulla Bin Hamad Al Attiyah Cup

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Majd Al Uraiq gallops to Al Mafiar Cup victory

Hassan Ali Hassan Al Matwi owned and trained Majd Al Uraiq proved too superior to the opposition while winning the Al Mafiar Cup , a Local Bred Pure Arabian Conditions race

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QREC organises two-day horse auction QR 7,112,000 million sales

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Pure Arabians dazzle on HH Sheikh Abdullah Bin Khalifa Al Thani Cups & Trophy Day

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Under patronage of HE Sheikh Mohammed Bin Faleh Al Thani QREC organises Awarding Ceremony and Gala Dinner

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Qatar’s Sami Al Boenain appointed as WAHO Consultant

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Taraf, Al Anga, Bahia Du Barthas dominate HH Sheikh Abdullah Bin Khalifa Al Thani Trophy Day

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Arraab and Botanica excel at QREC Rayyan Park

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Strong fields in HH Sheikh Abdullah Bin Khalifa Al Thani Cups and Trophy Day

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Arraab wins Sprinters Championship, Botanica triumphs in Al Khariab Cup

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THIRD time was lucky for Bin Amer in last year’s purebred Arabian Sprinter Championship, and he is back to defend his title in the Group 3 race over 1100m, the feature event at the Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Wednesday 14 January.

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Mshawish wins Fort Lauderdale Stakes for Al Shaqab Racing

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Al Shaqab wins Al Jassasiya Cup in thrilling finish

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Umm Qarn’s Mudhish wins Al Karana Cup

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Derby at best on Day 2

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Roman Legend wins Qatar Thoroughbred Derby

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Stamina, Thrill and Speed mark Day 1 of Qatar Derby

STAMINA proved the decisive factor as Makruma continued her progressive form by winning the Group 3 Doha Thoroughbred Oaks, the featured event on the first of two days of high-class competition at the Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Tuesday 30 December.

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Al Shaqab’s Mister Ginoux wins Qatar Pure Arabian Derby

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Nashmi wins Al Wajba Cup, trainer De Mieulle saddles five winners

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Majd Al Uraiq wins Al Khor Cup

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Qatar National Day Trophy and Founder Cup go to Shahania

CLASS told as Al Atique gained his fourth win from his last five outings in the Group 2 Qatar National Day Trophy over 2000m for purebred Arabians, the feature event on a high-class card

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Al Atique wins Qatar National Day Trophy, Kassam triumphs in Late Sheikh Jassim Bin Mohammed Al Thani Cup

H.H Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani’s Al Atique (Amer-Somra) saddled by Julian Smart posted a thrilling victory in the Qatar National Day Trophy, a Group II race for Pure Arabians

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Aseer dazzles with Ad Dibal Cup victory

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Top-class runners compete for Qatar National Day Trophy and Founder Cup

AL ATIQUE, in the colours of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani, holds the key to the Group 2 Qatar National Day Trophy for purebred Arabians, the feature event on the quality programme at the Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Tuesday 16 December

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Jenjal, Roman Legend, Al Maj’Hoor, Al Hareth, Masnoon and Bahia Du Barthas winners of Derby Trials

ROMAN LEGEND, who won the Thoroughbred Guineas last month, stayed on course for the three-year-old Triple Crown by claiming the second leg, the Group 2 Thoroughbred Derby Trial over 1850m, on Qatar Derby Trial day

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Trainer Ghazali and jockey Bentley dazzle on Qatar Derby Trial day

Zakhir Stud’s Jenjal (Af Albahar - Gold Label) posted a thrilling victory over Sendeed Al Galayel in the Local Bred Pure Arabian Derby Trial, run over 1400 metres

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AJS Qahir wins Club Cup, Hearts Of Stone triumphs in Qatar Cup

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Competition intensifies with Qatar Derby Trial Day

COMPETITION for Classic glory increases significantly on Qatar Derby Trial day at the Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Thursday 11 December, when several seasoned Doha regulars take on a group of fascinating imports in the Group 2

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The champion is back!

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Dubday wins HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani Trophy, Fouladh triumphs in Challenge Cup

Dubday (Dubawi - Dayrose) came up with a stunning performance as he trounced his 15 rivals, to lift the HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani Trophy, a Group II race for Thoroughbreds, run over 2000 meters

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Al Bashtoon wins Al Britha Cup

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Notid scoops inaugural Arabian Award at HWPA Qatar & Equestrian Club Derby Awards

More than 500 media and racing professionals gathered in London on Monday, 1 December for the 48th Horserace Writers and Photographers Derby Awards (HWPA) Luncheon supported by Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club.

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16 runners remain in GR 2 HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani Trophy

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AJS Intifidah, Mindza, Yasmeen and City Zen wins Oaks Trial races

Al Jeryan Stud’s AJS Intifadah stormed home by nearly nine lengths in the Doha Local Bred Pure Arabian Oaks Trail at the Racing and Equestrian Club on Thursday, November 27

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Al Mizan wins Al Wakra Cup, Ghazali and Bentley dazzle with five winners

Shiekh Abdullah Bin Mishal Bin Hamad Al Thani owned Al Mizan came up with a dazzling display while clinching the Al Wakra Cup, a Local Bred Pure Arabian Conditions race at the Racing and Equestrian Club on Thursday, November 20.

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Harran wins Lemail Cup, Aseer triumphs in Dukhan Cup

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Right To Dream wins Barzan Cup in thrilling finish

Hassan Ali Abdulmalik owned Right To Dream (Oasis Dream - Granny Kelly) posted a thrilling victory in the Barzan Cup, a Group III race for Thoroughbreds, run over 1600 metres

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TM Thunder Struck wins Jay Stream Cup Ashkal takes WAHO Conference Qatar Cup

Umm Qarn’s TM Thunder Struck (Majd Al Arab-Bonnett) saddled by Alban de Mieulle, posted a comfortable victory in the Jay Stream Cup, a Pure Arabian Advanced Plate, which featured the eight-event card at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Wednesday, November 12

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8th Race Meeting launches Group Race at QREC

FAMILIAR names meet fresh faces when the first two Group races of the 2014-15 season are staged as part of Guineas day at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Thursday, 13 November 2014.

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La Hoor wins Owners Cup

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Botanic Garden wins Sealine Cup

Khalifa Bin Sheail Al Kuwari owned Botanic Garden (Royal Applause - Rock Lilly) clinched a thrilling victory over stable mate

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Invitation to attend the WAHO Conference 2014,Doha Qatar.

It is with great pleasure we invite you to attend the WAHO Conference 2014,being hosted by the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club from 10th November 2014 to 18th November at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel,Doha.

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Fine Prince wins Al Naksh Cup

Sheail bin Khalifa Al Kuwari owned Fine Prince came up with a dazzling display while clinching the Al Naksh Cup, a race for two-year-old Thoroughbreds at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Thursday, October 30.

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Al Shaqab’s Al Mourtazez wins French Arabian Breeders’ Challenge Classic

The Al Shaqab Racing representative Al Mourtazez was head and shoulders above his rivals in the French Arabian Breeders’ Challenge Classic (Gr3 PA) at Toulouse, France, on Wednesday, 29 October 2014

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Al Shaqab’s Mister Ginoux wins French Arabian Breeders’ Challenge for Colts

Mister Ginoux, who won on his debut at Bordeaux, remained unbeaten when taking the French Arabian Breeders’ Challenge for Colts (Gr3 PA) at Toulouse, France, on Wednesday, 29 October 2014

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Curtain falls on Salon du Cheval in Morocco QREC Pavilion focus of attention

El Jadida, Morocco, 26 October 2014: The seventh edition of the Salon du Cheval held in El Jadida, Morocco was concluded today, 26 October 2014. Till the last minutes of the Salon, the Qatari pavilion captured the attention of all officials, specialists and the public

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Qatar Racing’s Elm Park wins Racing Post Trophy at Doncaster

Elm Park was the impressive winner of the Racing Post Trophy (Gr1). The two-year-old of Qatar Racing (and Kingsclere Racing) was quickly away and controlled the race from the front. When his rivals attacked him, 600 metres from the line

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Al Shaqab Racing’s Smaih wins Horris Hill Stakes at Newbury

Al Shaqab Racing’s two-year-old Smaih won the Horris Hill Stakes (Group 3) on Saturday, 25 October 2014, at Newbury. The colt was well beaten on his previous start in a Listed race over a mile.

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17th National Qatar Purebred Arabian Horse Show

Show entries are open with effect from 15 October to 15 November 2014 For participation in the Show

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Goldenrod wins Thoroughbred Maiden Plate

Mubarak Saeed Aljafai Al Naimi owned Goldenrod made a winning debut with a fluent victory in the Thoroughbred Maiden Plate during the Maiden Day races at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Thursday, October 23

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La Hoor wins Ushrayiq Cup

Hassan Al Matwi’s La Hoor was confidently ridden by jockey Marco Monteriso to a fluent victory in the Ushrayiq Cup, a Local Bred Pure Arabian Conditions race, which was the highlight of the races on the sand track of the Racing and Equestrian Club

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Huge turnout for QREC pavilion in Morocco’s Salon du Cheval in

El Jadida, Morocco, 22 October 2014: The Salon du Cheval of El Jadida, Morocco, was opened for the public on Tuesday 21 to 26 October 2014. Earlier HRH Prince Rachid inaugurated the Salon and visited the pavilion of the Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club (QREC)

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WAHO Conference speakers announced

Under the patronage of H. H. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Khalifa Al Thani, special advisor to H.H. Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani, Emir of Qatar, a team of internationally renowned experts with specialist knowledge in a wide range of subjects including equine welfare and behavioural

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Qatar’s Racing Just The Judge wins Ep Taylor Stakes

The three major races on Sunday in Canada were all won by horses trained in the UK. After the success of the Sir Michael Stoute trained Hillstar (Danehill Dancer), in the Canadian International Stakes (Gr1), and that of Caspar Netscher

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Mohamed Bin Faleh inaugurates QREC Stand at Salon du Cheval d’El Jadida in presence of H.H. Prince Rachid

El Jadida, Morocco, 20 October 2014: His Highness Prince Rachid inaugurated the Salon du Cheval d’El Jadida, in its seventh edition in Morocco, today, Monday, 20 October 2014

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H.H. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Khalifa Al Thani’s Charm Spirit wins Queen Elizabeth II Stakes Sponsored by QIPCO

Charm Spirit triumphed, at Ascot, in the Queen Elizabeth II Stakes, sponsored by QIPCO, on Saturday, 18 October 2014. Owned by H.H. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Khalifa Al Thani, this was his third consecutive Group 1 victory

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Sraab wins Al Hamla Cup in a thriller

Ahmed Kobeissi trained Sraab, with Salim Golam in the saddle, came up with a dazzling run in the final furlong to overhaul Aseer and win the Al Hamla Cup in a thrilling finish in the inaugural day’s races at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) on Thursday, 16 October 2014

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All Owners & Trainers

first Racing Meeting of the 2014/2015 Racing Season will take place on Thursday October 16th.

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Moore rides High Jinx to Qatar Prix du Cadran victory

High Jinx benefited from a brilliantly judged front-running ride by Ryan Moore to land the Qatar Prix du Cadran at the Longchamp racecourse in Paris on Sunday, October 5.

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We Are takes Qatar Prix de l’Opera

We Are, a 3-year-old filly owned by American George Strawbridge, ended a troubled season with a narrow victory over Ribbons in the Qatar Prix de l’Opera at Longchamp

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