Victoire Pisa (06) wins the 2011 Dubai World Cup

March 28, 2011

(中文版) 2011 Dubai World Cup Result 1st –  6. Victoire Pisa (Mirco Demuro) 2nd – 9. Transcend (Shinji Fujita) 3rd – 2. Monterosso (Mickael Barzalona) Whether the 2011 Dubai World Cup proved to be a satisfactory affair depends entirely on what you were looking for from the race in the first place. If you wanted a more »


Who will win the Dubai World Cup? Part 4 (final)

March 24, 2011

So – here we are. The final field is decided and the post positions (saddle cloth numbers) have been drawn. Here is a run-down of all 14 runners for Saturday’s spectacular in post-position order. 1. Fly Down Posted a career best effort when 3rd in Breeders Cup Classic behind Blame and Zenyatta That level of more »


Who will win the Dubai World Cup? Part 3

March 15, 2011

The Best of the Rest 中文版 If Round 3 of the Maktoum Challenge was the most significant trial for this race, then the next most important was Round 2 – which was won in good style by the Mike De Kock trained Bold Silvano. This race was typical of so much of the Dubai Carnival  more »


Who will win the Dubai World Cup? Part 2

March 9, 2011

First, some very interesting news surrounding Cape Blanco. As reported last week, the Aidan O’Brien colt is by no means a definite starter in the Dubai World Cup, but the chances of seeing this horse at Meydan in three weeks time appeared to increase significantly with the news that Fitri Hay (pictured below) has bought more »