$1.5 million Riyadh Dirt Sprint to Copano Kicking and William Buick

$1.5 million Riyadh Dirt Sprint to Copano Kicking and William Buick

Copano Kicking leaves Matera Sky second again Japanese horses claimed a one-two in the US $1.5 million Riyadh Dirt Sprint sponsored by Saudi Arabian Airlines as Copano Kicking (USA) overhauled the luckless Matera Sky (JPN). Matera Sky had looked the likely winner for much of the way last year before being collared by the home-trained […]

$1.5 million Saudi Derby Goes to Japan

$1.5 million Saudi Derby  Goes to Japan

Pink Kamehameha maintains Hiduyuki Mori’s run Pink Kamehameha (JPN) ensured that both Japan and trainer Hideyuki Mori retained the US $1.5 million Saudi Derby sponsored by Al Rajhi Bank with a three-quarters of a length victory over Cowan (USA). The trainer had struck in last year’s inaugural renewal with Full Flat. Away alertly from post […]

John Gosden Trained Mishriff Wins $20m Saudi Cup

John Gosden Trained Mishriff  Wins $20m Saudi Cup

British-trained colt shines for Prince Faisal and David Egan The John Gosden trained Mishriff (IRE), who is named after his owner Prince A A Faisal’s best friend, went one better than his second place finish in last year’s Saudi Derby when he caught Charlatan (USA) in the final 100m to win the US $20 million […]

Saudi Cup News

Saudi Cup News

Saudi Arabian society is undergoing a transitional journey as the Kingdom welcomes more visitors from overseas to encourage a developing tourism industry. The concept of hospitality has deep roots in Saudi society and the Jockey Club of Saudi Arabia is proud to host our international visitors at The Saudi Cup 2021. First-time visitors to Saudi […]

Saudi Cup meeting on February 19-20

Saudi Cup meeting on February 19-20

The likely runners for the two-day Saudi Cup meeting on February 19-20 have been announced, with 15 individual Group or Grade 1 winners set to line up. In total, the King Abdulaziz Racecourse in Riyadh will host 77 overseas contenders representing 13 different countries from around the world who between them have won 24 Group […]