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Dubai World Cup To Be Run On Dirt

Dubai World Cup To Be Run On Dirt

15 May, 2014

Meydan racing officials have announced that they will be replacing the artificial Tapeta all-weather surface at Meydan Racecourse with dirt and all future editions of the Group 1 Dubai World Cupwill be held on the dirt surface.

So You Think finished fourth on the Taepta surface in the 2012 edition of the Dubai World Cup. …

Ortensia bound for Royal Ascot after Dubai win

Ortensia bound for Royal Ascot after Dubai win

2 Apr, 2012

Trainer Paul Messara has his sights firmly set on Royal Ascot for his top class mare after Ortensia took out the Group 1 US$1m Al Quoz Sprint at Dubai on Saturday night.

On Dubai World Cup night that saw other Australian representatives fail, Ortensia put in a superb performance to come from the tail of …

Moody off to Dubai to prepare for Black Caviar

Moody off to Dubai to prepare for Black Caviar

10 Feb, 2012

With Dubai becoming higher on the list for champion Black Caviar’s world wide romp, trainer Peter Moody will do some pre-race reconnaissance before the March 31 World Cup meeting.

The Golden Jubilee Stakes (1200m) at Royal Ascot in June is still Black Caviar’s major goal but connections are very keen about a stopover in Dubai …

Moody is concentrating on Orr Stakes with Black Caviar

Moody is concentrating on Orr Stakes with Black Caviar

6 Feb, 2012

Premier trainer Peter Moody’s main priority with champion mare Black Caviar is getting through Saturday’s CF Orr Stakes at Caulfield.

Black Caviar is shooting for her 18th straight win when she steps out in the Group1 $400,000 C.F. Orr Stakes (1400m) and connections will then have a better idea of her future plans.

Moody …