LONDON — Raqiyah, winner of the President of the UAE Cup – Coupe d’Europe des Chevaux Arabes (Gr-1) for Purebred Arabians, will lock horns against Al Charif, winner of the Qatar French Arabian Breeder’s Challenge, as the fifth leg of the President of the UAE Cup (UK Arabian Derby Gr-1 PA) gets under way at the Ascot Racecourse on Saturday.
DUBAI — ‘Hot Rod’ Fuller raced his Abu Dhabi/Yas Marina Circuit Top Fuel dragster to the No. 3 position on Saturday afternoon at Infineon Raceway. The seven-time Top Fuel winner used a qualifying-best lap of 3.873-seconds on his final qualifying attempt to finish third in the order, a press release said.
NEWBURY — Shaikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance, praised the hard work of the organising committee of the Dubai Summer Festival, which is being held here, saying that it’s going to grow bigger and bigger in the coming few years.