Welcome to Meydan for Super Saturday.
Photo: Dubai Racing Club
The Thoroughbred action began with Mickdaam and Christophe Soumillon wining the Al Bastakiya Sponsored By Emirates.
Photo: Andrew Watkins/Dubai Racing Club
Winning owner Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Maktoum, trainer Mike de Kock and jockey Christophe Soumillon accept the trophy for the Al Bastakiya Sponsored By Emirates.
In the walking ring at Meydan.
Krypton Factor under Kieren Fallon left rival Hitchens behind while winning the Mahab Al Shimaal (UAE-III) Sponsored By Skywards.
Happy faces celebrate Krypton's win: owner and trainer Fawzi Nass and jockey Kieren Fallon.
It's a beautiful night for racing.
7-year-old mare Invincible Ash came through on the inside to take the Meydan Sprint Sponsored By Emirates Sky Cargo.
Winning owner PJ Condron, trainer Michael Halford and jockey Jamie Spencer accept the trophy for the Meydan Sprint.
Frankie Dettori guides African Story to a convincing win in the Burj Nahaar (UAE-III) Sponsored By Emirates Sky Cargo.
His Highness Sheikh Rashid bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, trainer Saeed bin Suroor and jockey Frankie Dettori accept the trophy for the Burj Nahaar
The Tapeta at Meydan.
Photo: Neville Hopwood/Dubai Racing Club
Longshot Mikhail Glinka went to the front and never looked back, taking the Dubai City Of Gold (UAE-II) with Royston Ffrench aboard.
Syed Shaptakaev accepts the trophy on behalf of winning owner along with trainer Herman Brown and jockey Royston Ffrench for the Dubai City Of Gold Sponsored By Skywards
Capponi flew home in the Al Maktoum Challenge Round III (UAE-I) under Ahmed Ajtebi, as favorite Mendip finished 11th.
Jockey Ahmed Ajtebi raises the trophy in celebration along with trainer Mahmoud Al Zarooni for Capponi's win in the Al Maktoum Challenge Round III.
Master of Hounds won the Jebel Hatta (UAE-I) Sponsored By Emirates, his first win since July 2010.
Winning owner Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Maktoum, trainer Mike de Kock and jockey Kevin Shea accept the trophy for the Jebel Hatta Sponsored By Emirates.
Goodnight from Dubai
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