TM THUNDER STRUCK (Majd al Arab x Bonnett) will carry the hopes of Umm Qarn and trainer Alban de Mieulle in Thursday’s feature, Umm Garn Cup. The mile-long run on turf, with a total prize money of QR 100,000, will see SEHAB (Nizam x Kachia), join stablemate TM Thunder Struck, to be ridden by Jean Baptiste Hamel. TM Thunder Struck finished last season with two straight wins and has rested for quite a bit.
A cracker of a feature awaits on Wednesday, November 8, 2017, as some of the highest rated local Arabians go head to head in the Owners Cup.
Declarationofpeace sat in last position in running for the Qatar Juvenile Turf Sprint Stakes (L), this Saturday at Del Mar, on the opening of the second day of the Breeders’ Cup
The Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club (QREC) is organising the first horse auction of the current season tomorrow, Saturday, 4 November
AL GHARIYA CUP (Class 2 Thoroughbred fillies & mares) The highest rated horse in the field stayed true to her rating in the new season’s opening feature. Alberto Sanna rode the Mohammed Bin Hamad Khalifa Al Attiyah-owned ZMAN AWAL (Dubawi x Pivotal Lady) to a fine victory in the seven furlong race.
An eight-race card on turf will kick start the 2017-2018 season at the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC) at 4:30 pm tomorrow, Thursday.