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The Sir Winston Churchill Finale kept polo enthusiasts on the edge of their seat as Bangash and UAE Polo went head to head in heated match

After a week of intense polo matches the Sir Winston Churchill Cup concluded with two matches, the Subsidiary Final and the Final. Bangash won the final after defeating UAE Polo by 7 goals to 6 in an exciting match enjoyed by our polo picnic crowd at the Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club. The Subsidiary final saw Habtoor Polo play ...

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The Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club to host grandson of Sir Winston

It is with great pleasure and honor to welcome George John Godolphin Spencer-Churchill, Marquess of Blandford this Friday, 8th of December for the finals of Sir Winston Churchill Cup 2017 at the Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club. Styled as the Earl of Sunderland until 2014, George John Churchill is a polo player. He is the heir apparent to the Dukedom of Marlborough.

  Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club celebrates Sir Winston Churchill’s passion for polo this Friday, December 8th, 2017 alongside our special guests, his grandson, George John Godolphin Spencer Churchill, the Marquess of Blandford and British Ambassador, HE Philipp Parham. Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club is hosting the Sir Winston Churchill Cup, set in our luxury equestrian resort in ...

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Sharjah Arabian Horse Festival

Sharjah Arabian Horse Festival

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi , Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, Sharjah Equestrian and racing club is organizing “Sharjah Arabian Horse Festival “UAE Bred”, in cooperation with the Emirates Arabian Horse Society, and is sponsored by Al Qasimi Stables , Al Bidayer Stud , Al Saqran Stud , Ajman Stud, ...

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Two-time Olympian Boyd Martin joins with Japanese organisations to promote the retraining of racehorses

Two-time Olympian Boyd Martin joins with Japanese organisations to promote the retraining of racehorses

Two-time Olympian Boyd Martin is to host ‘retraining the racehorse’ clinics in Japan this December, in partnership with the National Riding Club Association of Japan (NRCAJ), the Japan Racing Association (JRA) and Godolphin, the global thoroughbred breeding and horseracing team founded by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates ...

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Hamdan Suspends Purebred Racing Ties In Australia

For the past 36 years Shaikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Minister of Finance, has passionately and tirelessly promoted Purebred Arabian on the global stage. Through his patronage, and with the help of the Dubai International Arabian Racing (DIAR) series that he created, the sport has grown significantly resulting in race meeting being held at ...

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Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club hosted its first national dressage competition for 2017

Al Habtoor polo and equestrian club dressage dubai

Under the Patronage of Mr. Khalaf Ahmed Al Habtoor the Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club hosted its first national dressage competition for the season with a signup of over 20 entries. The EEF affiliated dressage competition, at the Riding School at the Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club attracted competitors from all over UAE, being the largest dressage competition ...

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Fernando Botero’s Horse 2007

Fernando Botero horse dubai mall

Fernando Botero’s “Horse 2007” statue has been providing tourists and locals the perfect photo backdrop for years. Botero is renowned globally for his horse sculptures which feature in several iconic locations around the world. The bronze sculture weighing 1.5 tonnes and standing over 3 metres tall is positioned outside the Dubai Mall near the fountains with uninterrupted views of the ...

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TEAM UAE SPRING A BIG SURPRISE WITH VICTORY IN LONGINES CHALLENGE CUP

Team UAE enjoy their victory gallop after winning tonight's Longines Challenge Cup at the Longines FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping Final in Barcelona (ESP). (FEI/Libby Law)

It was history in the making when the United Arab Emirates crushed their considerably more experienced opponents to win the Challenge Cup at the Longines FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping Final under the lights of the Real Club de Polo in Barcelona (ESP) tonight. They finished second-last of the 15 participating nations in yesterday’s first qualifier when collecting a total of ...

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Godolphin launch recruitment drive for 2018 Masar cohort

godolphin recruitment drive

Godolphin, the global thoroughbred breeding and horseracing stable founded by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, today launched a campaign to find eight outstanding and ambitious Emirati men and women to become part of the 2018 Masar cohort. Masar Godolphin is an academic and ...

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Benbatl rules in Hampton Court

Benbatl rules in Hampton Court

Benbatl stayed on powerfully for an excellent success in the G3 Hampton Court Stakes at Royal Ascot on Thursday, June 22, giving Godolphin a fourth victory so far at Royal Ascot 2017. The three-year-old Dubawi colt, dropping back to 10 furlongs for trainer Saeed bin Suroor after finishing fifth in the G1 Derby over a mile and a half on ...

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