5500 Spectators in Second Leg event at Duindigt Racecourse New Successes for UAE President Cup for Purebred Horses in Europe

8/29/2016 12:00:00 AM Share this:

The second leg for the 2016 European season for UAE President Cup for purebred Arabian concluded successfully. The Duindigt racecourse in the Netherlands hosted the exciting leg on Sunday, August 28.  

A field of 9 strong horses- aged 4 years and above, competed in the 2150 meters- 30 thousand euro money purse event.

Gilmar owned by Khalifa bin Hamad Khalifa Al Atiya won the race clocking 02:27:01 minutes

The UAE President Cup for purebred Arabian horses is held under the generous patronage of the President Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan. Events of the Cup are taking place on the directives of H.H. Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs.