Keyword: Saeed bin Suroor

  • Dubai World Cup Press Conference

    Dubai World Cup Press Conference

    Comments from trainer Saeed Bin Suroor and jockey Christophe Soumillon after Thunder Snow's victory in the 2018 Dubai World Cup. Courtesy Dubai Racing Club

  • UAE Derby Press Conference

    UAE Derby Press Conference

    Comments from Trainer Saeed bin Suroor and Jockey Christophe Soumillon after Thunder Snow's victory in the UAE Derby. Courtesy Dubai Racing Club

  • Dubai World Cup: Saeed bin Suroor

    Saeed bin Suroor talks about Move Up, who runs in the March 25 Dubai World Cup, after the post position draw on March 22. Courtesy ClubGodolphin.com

  • Dubai World Cup Video Recap

    Video Coverage of Prince Bishop's victory in the Dubai World Cup from the parade ring to the race and comments from jockey William Buick and trainer Saeed Bin Suroor. Courtesy of the Dubai Racing Club

  • Dubai World Cup Day 2015: Dubai World Cup

    Video Coverage of Prince Bishop's victory in the Dubai World Cup from the parade ring to the race and comments from jockey William Buick and trainer Saeed Bin Suroor. Courtesy of the Dubai Racing Club

  • William Buick celebrates victory in the Dubai World Cup aboard Prince Bishop.

    Prince Bishop Denies U.S. Runners in Dubai

    Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum's Prince Bishop overpowered rivals California Chrome and Lea and opened up in the stretch to take the $10 million Dubai World Cup (UAE-I) on Saturday, March 28 at Meydan.

  • African Story Maktoum Challenge Round 3 Recap

    Maktoum Challenge Round 3 winner African Story, trained by Saeed Bin Suroor, in the parade ring, race start, race finish and interview with winning jockey James Doyle.

  • Hunter Light wins the Jebel Hatta

    Hunters Light winning the Jebel Hatta with parade ring, race start, race finish and interview with winning jockey James Doyle and trainer Saeed Bin Suroor. Courtesy of the Dubai Racing Club

  • Hunter's Light cruises to victory in the Jebel Hatta.

    Hunter's Light Dominant in Jebel Hatta Win

    Hunter's Light took charge in early stretch and extended his lead with every stride for a commanding win in the Jebel Hatta (UAE-I) on the Super Saturday card March 7 at Meydan.

  • African Story holds off Prince Bishop to win the Al Maktoum Challenge Round 3.

    African Story Excels in Maktoum Challenge

    Godolphin's African Story, last year's Dubai World Cup (UAE-I) winner, outran stablemate Prince Bishop and won the Al Maktoum Challenge Round 3 (UAE-I) March 7 on the Super Saturday card at Meydan.

  • African Story won the 2014 Dubai World Cup on the then all-weather surface.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/Dubai-2014/38085033_tQgx4h#!i=3148897471&k=dhBcNZh">Order This Photo</a>

    African Story Tries Super Saturday Challenge

    Six-time Dubai World Cup winning trainer Saeed bin Suroor will give African Story another spin on Meydan's new dirt main track March 7 on Super Saturday in the Al Maktoum Challenge Round 3 (UAE-I).

  • Cavalryman

    Cavalryman Dies After Injury at Meydan

    Godolphin's gallant stayer Cavalryman has died after suffering a serious fracture in his right hind leg Feb. 28 during the Nad Al Sheba Trophy (UAE-III) at Meydan.

  • Cladocera comes home strong to take the Balanchine Stakes.

    Cladocera Captures Meydan's Balanchine Stakes

    France-based filly Cladocera posted her second win of the 2015 Dubai World Cup Carnival in the $200,000 Balanchine Stakes (UAE-II) Sponsored by District One on the turf at Meydan Racecourse the night of Feb. 18.

  • Maftool, outside, wins the UAE 2000 Guineas Feb. 12, 2015.

    Hard Spun Colt Captures UAE 2000 Guineas

    Godolphin Racing's Maftool outfought Mubtaahij through the straight to prevail by a head in the $250,000 UAE 2000 Guineas Sponsored by Al Tayer Motors (UAE-III) on the night of Feb. 12 at Meydan Racecourse.

  • Silvestre De Sousa celebrates victory aboard African Story in the Dubai World Cup.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/Dubai-2014/38085033_tQgx4h#!i=3148897471&k=dhBcNZh">Order This Photo</a>

    African Story Dominates Dubai World Cup

    Godolphin Racing's African Story was guided off the rail at the head of the straight to overtake leader Mukhadram en route to a comfortable victory in the $10 million Dubai World cup Sponsored by Emirates Airline March 29.

  • Certerach holds off Cavalryman to win the Dubai Gold Cup.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/Dubai-2014/38085033_tQgx4h#!i=3148562215&k=7xZ8v23">Order This Photo</a>

    Certerach Denies Cavalryman in Dubai Gold Cup

    Irish-trained Certerach denied Cavalryman a repeat win in the $1 million Dubai Gold Cup (UAE-II) March 29 at Meydan but had to wait out a lengthy stewards' inquiry.

  • Prince Bishop rolls to victory in the Al Maktoum Challenge-Round 3.

    Prince Bishop Makes Strong Meydan Statement

    Prince Bishop burst between horses to lead in the stretch and drew clear to win the $400,000 Al Maktoum Challenge-Round 3 (UAE-I) March 8 at Meydan Racecourse.

  • Cavalryman leaves the others behind in the Nad Al Sheba Trophy.

    Cavalryman Sets Record in Nad Al Sheba Trophy

    Godolphin's Cavalryman is primed for a repeat bid in the $1 million Dubai Gold Cup (UAE-II) after a stirring track record-setting victory in the Nad Al Sheba Trophy (UAE-III) March 1 at Meydan Racecourse.

  • Calvary Man <br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2013/27257665_QgCqdh#!i=2432599865&k=6X65st3">Order This Photo</a>

    Cavalryman Returns in Nad Al Sheba Trophy

    Godolphin's 2013 Dubai Gold Cup (UAE-III) victor Cavalryman makes his first start of the year in the launching pad to this year's edition of $1 million race, the $200,000 Nad Al Sheba Trophy (UAE-III) March 1 at Meydan.

  • Ihtimal dominates the United Arab Emirates Oaks.

    Ihtimal Romps to 10-Length U.A.E. Oaks Win

    Entering the $250,000 United Arab Emirates Oaks (UAE-III) Ihtimal appeared the unassailable standout at Meydan Racecourse Feb. 27, and as it turned out, she was.

  • Ihtimal won the UAE One Thousand Guineas on February 6.

    Ihtimal Goes for More Classic Glory at Meydan

    Ihtimal will try to add a second classic win to her record Feb. 27 in the $250,000 United Arab Emirates Oaks Sponsored by Saeed and Mohammed Al Naboodah Group (gr. III) at Meydan Racecourse.

  • Prince Bishop leads the way home in the Al Maktoum Challenge-Round 2.

    Prince Bishop Sizzles in Maktoum Challenge

    In an impressive surprise to his season debut, Prince Bishop blazed to a track record victory in the $250,000 Al Maktoum Challenge-Round 2 (UAE-II) Feb. 6 at Meydan Racecourse.

  • Ihtimal comes home strong to win the United Arab Emirates One Thousand Guineas.

    Ihtimal Romps in U.A.E. One Thousand Guineas

    Ihtimal made a powerful statement in the $250,000 United Arab Emirates One Thousand Guineas, closing strongly from off the pace, seizing a commanding lead in the stretch, and romping unchallenged to victory Feb. 6 at Meydan.

  • Racing at Meydan in Dubai.

    Pair of Guineas Trials on Tap at Meydan

    Horses with classic aspirations will be tested Jan. 16 at Meydan in a pair of trials for United Arab Emirates One and Two Thousand Guineas next month.

  • Shuruq

    Shuruq Trounces Males in Maktoum Challenge

    Under a whipping and driving Silvestre De Sousa, Godolphin filly Shuruq sped past pacesetter Empire Storm late and won the $250,000 Al Maktoum Challenge-Round I (UAE-II) in a quick time Jan. 9 at Meydan.

  • Farhh (left) takes the QIPCO Champion Stakes over Cirrus Des Aigles (center) and Ruler of The World.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2013/27257665_QgCqdh#!i=2843973930&k=zJcRRpq">Order This Photo</a>

    Farhh Wins Champion Stakes Thriller at Ascot

    In a rousing three-way charge to the finish line, game Farhh edged favorite Cirrus Des Aigles and Ruler of The World in the QIPCO Champion Stakes (Eng-I) Oct. 19 at Ascot.

  • Europeans Rule Turkey's International Races

    The Jockey Club of Turkey presented its International Racing Festival this weekend, with the top three events, all group races, captured by European-based horses.

  • Little Mike led the way in last year's Arlington Million.

    Million Day: Little Mike Against All Others

    If Little Mike makes Arlington Million history, it will be over the likes of Grandeur, Indy Point, The Apache, and Hunter's Light as top international turf contenders gather at Arlington Park for the oval's marquee event.

  • Licensing Hearing for Godolphin's Appleby

    Charlie Appleby is scheduled to meet with the British Horseracing Authority's Licensing Committee July 10 in pursuit of his trainer's certificate. Godolphin has pegged him to take over training at its Moulton Paddocks.

  • Ruler of The World Bids for Derby Double

    Unbeaten Investec Epsom Derby (Eng-I) winner Ruler of The World will take on eight rivals in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby (Ire-I) June 29 at the Curragh while his trainer bids to extend his dominance in the classic.

  • Godolphin's Farhh Overpowers Lockinge Rivals

    Overshadowed last year, Godolphin's Farhh showed off his class in his 2013 debut with a dazzling breakout performance at the group I level May 18 in the JLT Lockinge Stakes (Eng-I) at Newbury.

  • Dubai Gold Cup - Cavalryman

    Coverage of Cavalryman's Dubai Gold Cup from the walking ring to the post race activities, including comments from jockey Silvestre de Sousa and trainer Saeed bin Suroor
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  • Sajjhaa comes on late to win the Jebel Hatta.

    Game Sajjhaa Gets Up Late in Jebel Hatta

    Godolphin's Sajjhaa gamely drove between horses in the stretch to deny South African champion The Apache a win in the $300,000 Jebel Hatta (UAE-I), the finale on the Super Saturday card March 9.

  • Hunter's Light pulls away from the pack to win the Al Maktoum Challenge Round 3.

    Hunter's Light Pounces in Maktoum Challenge

    Hunter's Light delivered Godolphin's 200th win at the top level when he captured the $400,000 Al Maktoum Challenge Round 3 Sponsored by Emirates Airline (UAE-I) on the Super Saturday card March 9 at Meydan.

  • African Story storms home for a repeat win in the Burj Nahar.

    Dullahan Unplaced in Burj Nahaar

    African Story stormed along the rail to win the $200,000 Burj Nahaar (UAE-III) over Capital Attraction while U.S.-based Dullahan was unplaced in his warm-up for the $10 million Dubai World Cup (UAE-I) late this month.

  • Ahzeemah powers home to win the Nad al Sheba Trophy.

    Ahzeemah Takes Nad al Sheba for Godolphin

    Godolphin won the $200,000 Nad al Sheba Trophy Sponsored by Haras Estrela Energia (UAE-III) for the third straight year March 2 when Ahzeemah held off a strong challenge from Certerach by a neck at Meydan.

  • Sajjhaa storms home to win the Balanchine.

    Sajjhaa Upsets Igugu in Record Balanchine Win

    Godolphin's Sajjhaa spoiled the highly anticipated return of South African Horse of Year Igugu in the Balanchine (UAE-II) Feb. 21, rolling past the overwhelming favorite in the Meydan stretch and drawing off for the win.