Stevens Departs for Dubai Sunday

(from Santa Anita notes)
Jockey Gary Stevens leaves Sunday for Dubai, where he rides Strub Stakes (gr. II) winner Domestic Dispute for Paddy Gallagher in the $6 million World Cup (UAE-I) on March 27.

Stevens will also be aboard From the Sky in the $2 million UAE Derby (UAE-II) for Neil Drysdale, Sarafan for Drysdale in the $1 million Godolphin Mile (UAE-II) and Polish Summer for Andre Fabre in the $1 million Sheema Classic (UAE-I).

After that, Stevens will be off to France, where he will be contract rider for Fabre during the 2004 European season.