Sheikh Hamdan wins Custodian of Two Holy Mosques Endurance Cup
Published on February 1, 2020 at 19.11
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, attended the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Endurance Cup, held in Al-Ula Governorate in Saudi Arabia. (Photos: Dubai Media Office)
Sheikh Mohammed cheered on as the Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai , galloped to victory, finishing in 04:35:13 hours.
In the second place came MRM Stables’ Saif Al Mazrouei followed by F3 Stables’ Saeed Al Harbi.
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Endurance Cup is considered one of the most important events on the horse endurance race calendar in the world.
More than 200 riders representing 17 countries took part in the event.
The event was attended by Prince Abdul Aziz bin Turki Al Faisal, Chairman of the General Sports Authority in Saudi Arabia; Sheikh Shakhbout bin Nahyan Al Nahyan, UAE Ambassador to Saudi Arabia; Khalifa Saeed Sulaiman, Director General of the Department of Protocol and Hospitality in Dubai; and Saeed Humaid Al Tayer, CEO of Meydan Group.