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The Al Shaqab Racing-owned Mekhtaal proved the strongest in the Prix d’Ispahan (Gr1) at Chantilly on Sunday, 28 May. After cantering on the outside of Robin Of Navan, in the lead, he attacked him in the middle of the home straight
Al Shaqab Racing’s Almaa (Amer) won the Prix Nefta (Gr2 PA), her second Group success, at Toulouse, France on Monday, 22 May. The Thomas Fourcy-trained filly cantered in third position, behind Diva du Paon (Munjiz), in the lead, and Naziq (Mahabb).
His Excellency Sheikh Joaan Bin Hamad Al-Thani, President of Qatar Olympic Committee, presented the trophies to the winners of the main race, Al Shaqab Locking Stakes (Gr1), of the race meeting held at Newbury on Saturday, 20 May.
In presence of HE Sheikh Joaan Bin Hamad Al Thani, President of Qatar Olympic Committee, BRAMETOT brought a second classic success to Al Shaqab when winning the Abu Dhabi Poule d’Essai des Poulains (Group 1) (French Guineas for 3 Y/O Colts) at Deauville, France, on Sunday, 14 May 2017.
Nasser Bin Sherida Al Kaabi, Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club (QREC) General Manager, participated, on Tuesday, 2 May 2017, in the opening session of the 7th Annual Symposium organised by the Anti-Doping Lap Qatar (ADLQ) at the Torch Meeting Room
On Friday at Toulouse, Khataab (Amer) won his second Group with very little apparent effort in the Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan (Prix de Carthage – Hannibal) (Gr2 PA).