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The trio of Leading Owner, Champion Trainer and Champion Jockey got together to snap up the feature on Thursday. Trained by Jassim Mohammed Ghazali, who otherwise had a quiet evening, PLEASELETMEWIN (Power x Jacaranda Ridge) registered his first victory in Qatar.
Mohanned Jassim Al Yaqoot owned KARRAAR (Dubawi x Maghya) overcame a slow start to win the nine furlong feature race on dirt, which saw quality opposition including 2016 Al Biddah Mile winner Opera Baron among others, in style at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club on Wednesday.
Jassim Mohammed Ghazali trained ALTARSHEED (Lilbourne Lad x Lilakiya) continued with his great run in Qatar this season, notching up his third victory from five races, apart from two runner-up finishes.
Mohammed Jassim Ghazali’s ward ITORIO (Oratorio x Image Of) bounced back from a forgettable performance on his last outing three weeks ago with a win in the nine furlong feature on dirt under Pierantonio Convertino’s ride on Wednesday.
A year after he last tasted victory, Mohammed Jassim Ghazali trained STEVIE'S WONDER (Art Connoisseur x Our Jo Jo) was led in as the winner once again as Harry Bentley guided the 5yo to victory in the 2000m feature on turf at QREC on Thursday.
Trainer Ibrahim Al Malki and jockey Saleem Golam combined well for their second victory on the day when Sheikh Faisal Bin Hamad Bin Jassim Al Thani owned SUHAIL AL URAIQ (Majd Al Arab x Shamekha) registered his first victory over six furlongs at the QREC dirt track.