Umm Qarn’s MAJEED (Amer x Zabieh) won the last feature race of the 2016-17 season with a brilliant run under Stephan Ladjadj on Thursday, 11 May. Early on in the 1850m race, Ladjadj had his partner stay away from the front even as the Al Jeryan Stud duo, AJS Al Rayyan and AJS GANNAS (AF AlBahar x Karreema), held the advantage.
TOPSY TURVY (Pivotal x Helter Helter) registered his five victory this season with a win in the 1900m feature on dirt on Wednesday. Saleem Golam, who rode Ibrahim Al Malki's ward to victory in a slightly shorter feature on dirt on his last outing too, had his mount track early leader Emaad, but was forced to step out after Mohammed Al Ramzani trained KARRAAR (Dubawi x Maghya)
Hadi Al Ramzani saddled DJAHAB (Mahabb x Djesireh) followed up her winning debut a month ago with her second straight victory in the final race of the seven race card on Thursday. Tomas Lukasek, who had ridden the Al Jeryan Stud filly to victory in her debut maiden
Ahmed Kobeissi's FOOTPRINTINTHESAND (Footstepsinthesand x Adventures) had never finished outside the top three in a year, going back to May 2016, winning three of those races coming into Wednesday's feature race on turf. The record stayed intact with Saleem Golam,
Khalid Rashid Al Mohanadi's COURTOFVERSAILLES (Giant's Causeway x Measure) raced to his second straight victory this month and third this season in the turf feature on Thursday, 27 April 2017. Stephan Ladjadj, who had guided Rashid Al Jehani's ....
The Khalifa Bin Sheail Al Kuwari-owned CAID DE L'ARDUS (Mahabb x Jelfa De L'Ardus) continued his stunning form this season with a third victory in the six-furlong sprint feature on dirt on Wednesday, 26 April 2017. The 5yo had finished in the top two for five straight races coming into Wednesday's race.