Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

UAE - Conderosa Millenium Silver,ridden by Alyson Deniel prevails  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Khaleej Times - 02/02/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Conderosa Millenium Silver, ridden by Alyson Deniel, made every step a winning one to land the second round of the HH Shaikha Fatima bint Mubarak World Ladies Championship at the Caulfield Racecourse in Melbourne on Saturday afternoon



UAE amateur jockey Anoud Al Suwaidi was two lengths behind in second place on board Coolinda Park Kazh as the French lady jockey Blanche De Granvilliers came with a late run astride Aqaba Pride De Erin to take third. The winner covered the 1200m distance in 1:39:04 seconds



Early in the afternoon, Aqaba Brown Dirt Cowboy got up under the Australian lady jockey Kati Spalding to pip the mount of Daniele Walker, Alchimia, in the concluding stages of the race and win the opening round of the Shaikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup in great style



"He carried me in a good trip and has never let me down when I have asked him to improve," Katie said later. "This is my fifth win on board an Arabian horse. I have ridden four winners at Queensway, Gold Coast before and I don't find any difficulty in handling this noble creature. It's somehow slow in the start and up tide, but with practice it will be easy to handle," she said



Trained by Christine Willcox, the nine-year-old veteran son of Aqaba Captain Fantastic broke nicely and settled well in the early speed before he was put on top gear to sprint home easily



In the HH Shaikha Fatima bint Mubarak World Ladies Championship, the winner made virtually all and quickened in the last furlong to cross the finish line in spectacular performance



"It's a special championship and the organisational effort was amazing. This is my first appearance in the competition and fortunately it's a winning start. The trainer told me before the race that Conderosa Millennium Silver is in great form and he will do all the work should I manage to follow the instructions," she said



Regarding the strong performance of the UAE inexperienced lady jockey Anoud Al Suwaidi, Deniel said she was astonished to see the Emirati girl chasing her home



"I didn't take it lightly and this was the only occurrence in which I had to use the whip. The response of the horse was amazing," she added



Anoud Al Suwaidi commented: "The strong run gave me more confidence and hopefully I can build on this success in my future attempts."




"I didn't expect myself to improve so fast. Coolinda Park Kazh was running green and this was his first start. He was a little bit hesitant at the gates and left the machines sluggishly, but after a while he settled well and picked up very nicely



At that stage, I had to come from the back of the field to launch my claim and surprisingly, the response was impressive when I have put him in the clear. He covered a lot of ground, but it was too late to match the winner," she said



Swedish former champion jockey Anna Sofia who supervises Anoud training was delighted and said: "Anoud is a smart young lady who's learning very quickly. I didn't expect her to make all this progress in such a short period of time. She has impressed me with her strong brain and determination to do something. The course is very difficult and her amount was a debutant. All these factors have contributed to the delay of the victory, but it will come during the current series" she said



Mubarak Al Nuaimi, of the Abu Dhabi Tourist & Culture Authority said: "It's a day to remember. We have been working very closely with the festival to promote Abu Dhabi as a tourist and commerce hub and our effort is paying off thanks to the directives of the Shaikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan.



Lara Sawaya, director of the Shaikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Flat Arabian Horse Racing Festival and chairman of the Ladies Racing Committee in the IFAHR said: "We are truly delighted to see this great start for the sixth edition of the festival and I'm confident that our impressive Anoud Al Suwaidi can go one better in the next challenge



"The ladies race was absolutely superb. They have provided eight good horses. This championship is very important and valuable for us because it carries the name of the Mother of the UAE - Shaikha Fatima bint Mubarak.



"The first leg in Oman was won by Irish lady and here we have an English winner. The competition is unique and the prize-money is rising to Euro 35,000 for Shaikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Cup and Euro 30,000 for the HH Shaikha Fatima bint Mubarak World Ladies Championship



This is over and above the Euro 40,000 and 30,000 bonuses for the jockey clubs of the top five professional and amateur lady jockeys respectively," she concluded


 


Khaleej Times




  MENA News Headlines
 Jun 25 2016 - Clouds Interiors, an Interior Design Company in Doha Qatar, is Now Offering Office Interior DesignsMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) --> DOHA, Qatar, June 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The founders of Clouds Interiors, a company that offers interior design Qatar business owners can rely on, are pleased to announce that ...

 Jun 25 2016 - IOM Responds to Malaria Upsurge in Bentiu, South SudanMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) IOM Responds to Malaria Upsurge in Bentiu, South Sudan GENEVA, Switzerland, June 24, 2016/APO (African Press Organization)/ -- IOM is scaling up resources to respond to an upsurge in ...

 Jun 25 2016 - Mediterranean Migrant Arrivals in 2016: 214,861 Deaths: 2,861MENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) Mediterranean Migrant Arrivals in 2016: 214,861; Deaths: 2,861 GENEVA, Switzerland, June 24, 2016/APO/ -- IOM reports an estimated 214,861 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea ...

 Jun 25 2016 - New Fantasy Novel by D.L. Jordan Hailed as the Next Harry PotterMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) The Genesis of Destiny, a book by author D.L. Jordan is being compared to Harry Potter and is set to captivate young adults and adults alike. The Genesis of Destiny: Book 1: The ...

 Jun 25 2016 - Thousands of Nigerian Refugees Fleeing Boko Haram in 'Dire Health Situation'Morocco World News
(MENAFN - Morocco World News) Medicins Sans Frontieres reported Thursday that almost 200 Nigerian refugees have died from starvation and malnutrition in the past month while in the Bama refugee camp. ...

 Jun 25 2016 - AfDB Approves $134 Million Loan to Support Morocco's Social Sectors GovernanceMorocco World News
(MENAFN - Morocco World News) ;">Abidjan – The African Development Bank (AfDB) approved, Wednesday in Abidjan, a loan of $134.65 million to support Morocco''s social sectors governance. The ...

 Jun 25 2016 - The Moroccan Antiquated TelevisionMorocco World News
(MENAFN - Morocco World News) Some years ago, the late Larbi Messari, journalist, newspaper editor and former minister of communication told the press that Moroccans were ''audio-visual migrants'' ...

 Jun 25 2016 - SCOTUS Ruling on SDVOSBVOSB Companies Serving the Dept of Veterans AffairsMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) SCOTUS Ruling on SDVOSB / VOSB Companies Serving the Dept of Veterans Affairs Centered by Patient Care, Driven by Innovation Veterans Serving Veterans Our team has decades of ...

 Jun 25 2016 - Adipic Acid Market Research Value Analysis and Forecasts to 2021MENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) Adipic Acid Market Research Value Analysis and Forecasts to 2021 ReportsWeb added report on "Global Adipic Acid Consumption 2016 Market Research Report'', the report comprises ...

 Jun 25 2016 - Jordan to sign deal with EU for energy projects at USD101.51mnMENAFN
(MENAFN) Jordan will sign a deal with the EU granting the kingdom almost USD101.51mn in order to support renewable energy projects.Furthemore, the grant will fund the second phase of the renewable ...

more...


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help