President of the UAE Cup in Kentucky Derby

9/23/2016 12:00:00 AM Share this:

With a superstar line-up of some of the United States' most accomplished Arabian racehorses, The President of the UAE Cup, one of the richest Arabian races of the year for the USA, returns to the home of The Kentucky Derby, Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, USA, on 24th September, 2016.

This long established Grade 1 race offering a purse of $100,000 runs under the gracious sponsorship of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council and will be featured during the September race meet’s only Downs after Dark night racing event.

The race, the fifth in The President of the UAE Cup Series, attracts nine of the finest Arabians the USA has to offer.

"We are delighted to bring back the President of the UAE cup series to the USA and Churchill Downs," said general-supervisor of the Presidents Cup Series, Faisal Al Rahmani.

The President of the UAE Cup Series was established more than two decades ago to promote and celebrate the Arabian breed internationally