Racing News

The Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club (QREC) is delighted to announce that an elegance contest for ladies will be organised on Saturday, 25 February 2017, at 1 pm at Al Rayyan Racecourse, at the sidelines of the HH The Emir’s Sword Festival.
WATHNAN CUP (Class 2 Thoroughbreds) On his longest trip so far at 1900m, Jassim Mohammed Ghazali trained BLACK BEACH (Footstepsinthesand x Eraadaat) turned in an impressive performance winning the feature on a sloppy dirt track, courtesy rains over the last few days in Doha. Both the colt's wins before Thursday were in six furlong sprints, while he had also registered a second place finish in December 2016 over 1100m.
Al Jasra Stud's NOTALOT (Sir Prancealot x Hapipi) registered his first win in Qatar winning the 1200m feature on Thursday. Saddled by Tariq Issa, the UK import, who made his Qatar debut on Derby Day, ran on dirt for the first time at the QREC....
Khalifa Bin Sheail Al Kuwari owned THE BLUE EYE (Dubawi x Soneva) continued with his winning streak registering his seventh straight victory under Champion Jockey Harry Bentley on Thursday. In the longest race of the day at 2200m
CAMERAMAN (Rail Link x Photographic) was in a league of his own as Gerald Avranche guided the 4yo in a race that was a big step up for the Zuhair Mohsen trained gelding
LONDON (January 25, 2017) – Breeders’ Cup, one of Thoroughbred horseracing’s most prestigious international events, and Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club, today announced a new partnership. The first of its kind for the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club,