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California Chrome wins Meydan's Dubai World Cup 2016

California Chrome wins Meydan’s Dubai World Cup 2016 On Saturday March 26 2016, California Chrome wins the $10m Dubai World Cup, the richest race of the season, by three-and-three-quarter lengths in a course record time. California Chrome finished second behind a surprise winner in the same race 12 months ago. Victor Espinoza, California Chrome’s jockey, said he felt his saddle starting to slip at an early stage but he steered the 2014 Kentucky Derby winner to an emphatic success. Sherman, a former jockey who also rode work on Swaps, one of the great Kentucky Derby winners, paid tribute to Espinoza’s skill. “Victor did a…

Dubai World Cup 2016 @ Meydan Racecourse on March 26th 2016

Dubai World Cup 2016 @ Meydan Racecourse on March 26th 2016 The region’s premier equestrian event pays tribute to the Arabian love affair with horses and is also one of the UAE’s biggest social and sporting events. Taking place on the last Saturday of March at the iconic Meydan Racecourse, it is the richest day of racing in the world with a combined prize purse of $30 million USD. Last year’s event featured nine races, highlighted by the $10m Dubai World Cup sponsored by Emirates Airline. Witness the world’s richest raceday from their stunning hospitality facilities offering you and your…