The Saeed & Mohammed Al Naboodah Group Extends Partnership With Meydan

Renowned Company Supports Racing For Second Season

The Saeed & Mohammed Al Naboodah Group, a pillar partner of Meydan, takes its relationship with the racecourse into a second season this weekend by supporting the sixth Racing at Meydan meeting.

The six-race card, highlighted by two Dh90,000 Thoroughbred handicaps on the turf, one over 1200m and the other over 2000m, is held on Saturday January 19 and worth a total of Dh445,000.

“We are just entering the second year of our partnership with Meydan Racecourse and very excited about the 2013 race season ahead. The events we host at the racecourse always provide our businesses with a great platform to entertain clients and network, “ said Mr Abdullah Mohammed Juma Al Naboodah, Chairman of The Saeed & Mohammed Al Naboodah Group.

He continued saying: “Furthermore the events give us an excellent opportunity to partner with a well-respected name in Dubai and profile our diverse portfolio.”

The Racing at Meydan meetings began on November 8, 2012 and continue to run concurrent to the 2013 Dubai World Cup Carnival, coming to an end on February 16 this year.

“We are always very happy to cement a new partnership with a valued sponsor and it is with great pleasure that we welcome The Saeed & Mohammed Al Naboodah Group back to Meydan Racecourse for a second season,” said the Chairman of Meydan Racing Committee, Malih al Basti. “The Saeed & Mohammed Al Naboodah Group also supports the Dubai World Cup Carnival, with a high-class card on Thursday February 21 as well as the Dubai World Cup day race, the US$2m Group 2 UAE Derby on March 30.”

With more than 50 years of history and now employing more than 12,000 people, The Saeed & Mohammed Al Naboodah Group provides a broad and diverse range of products and services through four core business sectors - construction, commercial, investments and real estate.

Admission is free to the public areas of Meydan Racecourse and tickets start at Dh25, gates open at 5pm and the first race starts at 6.30pm.

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