(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The prize for victorious elite army was handed over to shaikh juma bin dalmouk al maktoum on behalf of godolphin.
his highness shaikh mohammed bin rashid al maktoum vice-president and prime minister of the uae and ruler of dubai and shaikh hamdan bin mohammed bin rashid al maktoum crown prince of dubai on thursday attended the coronation of godolphin’s army elite jockeyed by kieren fallon and trained by saeed bin surour as the winner of the 1.5-mile concluding king george v stakes (handicap) on the third day of royal ascot.
the prize for victorious elite army was handed over to shaikh juma bin dalmouk al maktoum on behalf of godolphin.
uae horses also won the first three places in group three tercentenary stakes. cannock chae owned by saeed suhail and ridden by ryan moore finished the race first; followed by mutakayyef owned by shaikh hamdan bin rashid al maktoum deputy ruler of dubai and uae minister of finance and ridden by paul hanagan in the second place; and postponed owned by shaikh mohammed bin obaid al maktoum and ridden by jockey andrea atzeni.
queen elizabeth ii crowned four-year-old leading light jockeyed by joseph o’brien as the winner of the ascot gold cup group one the two-and-a-half-mile royal ascot’s most prestigious race for four-years-old horses which a total prize fund of gbp375000.
princess haya bint al hussain wife of his highness shaikh mohammed bin rashid al maktoum shaikhs owners and a big crowd of british horse racing fans attended the race.