H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani's REDA (Burning Sand x Ba'scherit) emerged victorious under Harry Bentley in the Dubai Kahayla Classic, handing trainer Julian Smart his second USD 1 million win in as many months on Saturday.
ABHA QATAR and TEHAMA BALLALINA emerged as the Stallions and Mares champion respectively after three days of competition in the 26th Qatar International Arabian Horse Show, which concluded on Sunday, at the Indoor Arena of Al Shaqab.
Second day of the 26th Qatar International Arabian Horse Show 2017 saw more of the strong competition that has come to be recognised with the competition.
Al Shaqab's fillies topped five out of seven categories on the first day of the 26th Qatar International Arabian Horse Show at the Indoor Arena, Al Shaqab, on Friday.
For the second straight year, trainer Julian Smart picked up the biggest race in Qatar with H.H Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani owned EBRAZ (Amer x Massamarie) winning the 2400m race on Saturday.
Horizon Automobiles, exclusive agents of Aston Martin in Qatar, came on board as a sponsor with the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club, sponsoring Saturday’s HH The Emir’s Shalfa and also Friday’s Qatari Apprentice Thoroughbred Handicap races.