TVN WILL HAVE LIVE COVERAGE FROM THE WORLD’S RICHEST RACE MEETING, FEATURING SEPOY, HELMET & SO YOU THINK.
DUBAI WORLD CUP – MEYDAN
Saturday, 31 March 2012 – Midnight to 5.00AM
With the Sydney Autumn carnival underway, attention now also turns to the World’s richest race meeting on Saturday night in Dubai.
The Dubai World Cup meeting, held at the Meydan Racecourse, includes nine races with total prize money exceeding $27 million USD.
There will be plenty of Australian hopes throughout the night, led by Sepoy who takes on Singapore’s superstar, Rocket Man in Race 6 – The Dubai Golden Shaheen, Helmet (Race 4 – UAE Derby) & former dual Cox Plate champion So You Think, who will contest the feature race, The Dubai World Cup (Race 7) over 2000m.
Australia’s other representatives include Unusual Suspect (Race 3), star sprinter Ortensia ridden by Craig Williams (Race 4) and Soul (Race 5).
TVN’s live coverage from Dubai, starts at midnight and concluding after So You Think’s race at 4:40am. TVN’s Bruce Clark will also be there to cover all the action.
Race 2 Godolphin Mile G2 1600m All Weather surface 12:10AM
Race 3 Dubai Gold Cup G3 3200m Turf 12:45AM – Unusual Suspect
Race 4 UAE Derby G2 1900m AW 1:25AM – Helmet
Race 5 Al Quoz Sprint G1 1000m Turf 2:00AM – Ortensia; Better Be The One
Race 6 Golden Shaheen G1 1200m AW 2:35AM-Sepoy, Soul; Rocket man
Race 7 Dubai Duty Free G1 1800m Turf 3:25AM - Presvis; Musir ***
Race 8 Dubai Sheema Classic G1 2410m Turf 4:00AM – Jackalberry ***
Race 9 Dubai World Cup G1 2000m AW 4:40AM – So You Think ***
Tune into TVN on Foxtel Channel 522