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Al Tayer Motors Sponsors Trio of Group 3 Races on Dubai World Cup Carnival Card

Al Shindagha Sprint, UAE 2000 Guineas and Firebreak Stakes Highlight on Thursday

Long-term racing supporter, Al Tayer Motors is back at Meydan Racecourse this Thursday, February 13, 2014 with a quality six-race Dubai World Cup Carnival card that includes three Group 3 races and is worth US$1.11m in prize money.

The $250,000 UAE 2000 Guineas and the $200,000 Firebreak Stakes, both run over 1600m and the 1200m $200,000 Al Shindagha Sprint will all be contested on the all-weather at the sixth Dubai World Cup Carnival meeting.

Al Tayer Motors, one of the UAE’s premier automobile dealerships, is a regular sponsor of the three-month-long Dubai World Cup Carnival and also supports a Racing at Meydan card in December. The company also boasts a strong presence on Dubai World Cup day as the sponsor of the popular 3200m stayers’ race, the Group 3 $1m Dubai Gold Cup on Dubai World Cup day, Saturday March 29, 2014.

Al Tayer Motors, Chief Executive Officer, Ashok Khanna said: “In the build-up to the Dubai World Cup, one of the most prestigious and high profile events on Dubai’s social calendar, Al Tayer Motors together with Ford and Lincoln, is pleased to present an exciting evening of equestrian racing action as part of the Dubai World Cup Carnival 2014. It is one of the many sporting disciplines we are associated with, and forms part of our commitment to supporting sports and sporting events in the UAE.”

Malih Al Basti, Meydan Group Board Member and Chairman of the Meydan Racing Committee said: “Once again Al Tayer Motors has provided generous support for our domestic and international racing seasons. It is a great pleasure to host them at Meydan Racecourse during the run-up to and on the day of the Dubai World Cup and we look forward to our partnership continuing into the future.”

Al Tayer Motors was established in 1982 and represents major European and American automobile manufacturers including Ford, Lincoln, Land Rover, Jaguar, Ferrari, Maserati, Spyker and DAF Trucks across the UAE.

Admission is free to the public areas of Meydan Racecourse during the Dubai World Cup Carnival and tickets start at Dh50, gates open at 5pm and the first race starts at 6.30pm.

Hospitality packages are available for a number of dining options. For further details please contact: +971 4327 2110, ticketoffice@dubairacingclub.com or click http://www.dubairacingclub.com/buy-now/race-season-tickets for online bookings.

Dubai World Cup tickets are available through the website, www.dubairacingclub.com.
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