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2007 Dubai World Cup

2007 Dubai World Cup The richest day’s racing in the world takes place at Nad Al Sheba on Saturday March 31st, 2007.

The evening features the US$6 million Dubai World Cup, the world's richest horse race, supported by the US$5 million Dubai Duty Free and US$5 million Dubai Sheema Classic, the two most valuable turf races in the world. The other Group 1 race is the US$2 million Dubai Golden Shaheen, which carries the same value as the Group 2 UAE Derby. The Group 2 Godolphin Mile is worth US$1 million, while the meeting begins with the US$250,00 Dubai Kahayla Classic, a Group 1 race for Purebred Arabians.

Dubai Kahayla Classic (Gr. 1)
Purebred Arabians
Age : 5 yo+
Distance : 2000m/10f
Surface : Dirt
Purse (US$) : 250,000

Godolphin Mile (Gr. 2)
Age : 4 yo+ (NH) - 3 yo+ (SH)
Distance : 1600m/8f
Surface : Dirt
Purse (US$) : 1,000,000

UAE Derby (Gr. 2)
Age : 3 yo
Distance : 1,800 metres / 9f
Surface : Dirt
Purse (US$) : 2,000,000

Dubai Golden Shaheen (Gr.1)
Age : 3 yo+
Distance : 1200m/6f
Surface : Dirt
Purse (US$) : 2,000,000

Dubai Sheema Classic (Gr. 1)
Age : 4 yo+
Distance : 2400m/12f
Surface : Turf
Purse (US$) : 5,000,000

Dubai Duty Free (Gr. 1)
Age : 4 yo+ (NH) - 3 yo+ (SH)
Distance : 1777m/8f+ 177m
Surface : Turf
Purse (US$) : 5,000,000

Dubai World Cup (Gr.1)
Age : 4 yo+ (NH) - 3 yo+ (SH)
Distance : 2000m/10f
Surface : Dirt
Purse (US$) : 6,000,000

2007 Dubai World Cup official site

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