The Dubai World Cup draw awarded Godolphin’s “Real World” the “sixth gate”, which ranks as the best gates to start in the main race of the 2022 Dubai World Cup in its 26th edition, which begins next Saturday night, with a The total prize money amounts to 30.5 million dollars, of which 12 million correspond to the main race, which is sponsored by Emirates Airlines and will have the participation of 11 of the best horses in the world.
The draw ceremony for the main round of the Dubai World Cup First Class, in addition to the draw for another 4 rounds, took place this afternoon, at the Dubai Opera, in the promotional initiative decided by the organizing committee in the new version , to celebrate the draw at “Dubai Opera”, one of the most famous artistic monuments in Dubai, which mixes tradition and modernity.
The draw ceremony was attended by the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Dubai Racing Club and Dubai Equestrian Club, Sheikh Rashid bin Dalmouk Al Maktoum, members of the Board of Directors, a large number of participating horse owners, trainers and representatives of government agencies. , the organizing partners of the event, the sponsors of the event and the sponsors of the races.
The draw for the main round, involving 11 horses from the Emirates, the United States, Saudi Arabia, Brazil and Japan, was conducted in a fair and innovative manner, where an Emirates stewardess draws a ball containing the name of the participating horse, before the chosen horse trainer or his representative, in the choice of a model of the Burj Khalifa that contains the door number on the track.
The “hypothetical” horse, owned by Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, had the opportunity to start from gate No. 10, while Godolphin’s “real world” starts from gate 6, which is classified as the best gate, and Magni Corse, one of Godolphin’s horses. Also from Gate 9, and “Remors” for Al-Rashid’s stables from Gate 11.
The American horse “Live is Good” starts from Gate 1, while his companion “Hot Rod Charlie” starts from Gate No. 7, and “Mid Night Bourbon” starts from Gate 8, while the Saudi horse “Grosier Jack” starts at Gate 4, followed by the Saudi “Country Grammer” starts at Gate 5, while the Brazilian “Aero Terme” starts at Gate 2 and the Japanese “Chua Wizard” starts at Gate 3.
Prior to the draw for the main race, a draw was made for 4 Category 1 G outfits, where the Al Quoz Speed 1200-meter “grass” race, with a prize value of $1.5 million, sponsored by Azizi, was drawn. , as well as the “Dubai Golden Shaheen” race, sponsored by Atlantis Dubai, a distance of 1,200 meters on a sand track, with a prize valued at two million dollars, the draw for the “Dubai Turf” race sponsored by DP World, for a distance of 1,800 meters and a prize money of 5 million dollars, and the “Dubai Shema Classic” lottery race for a distance of 2,410 meters, sponsored by Longines, The total prize money is /6/ million Dollars.