Mike De Kock has strong team for Zabeel Mile

Gale Force Ten (GB)
Photo: Erika Rasmussen (

The eight runner Zabeel Mile is full of top performers in this season`s Dubai World Cup Carnival, Gabrial and last season`s winner Trade Storm are in the fieldb but the team of two for Mike De Kock could all play a part in the finsh as Anaerobio does not run now.

Last season`s Al Fahidi Fort winner Mushreq is the likely favourite and was an unlucky second to stablemate Mujaarib last time out, he will be looking to return to winning ways and has already beaten Gabrial this season who won his next outing. Paul Hanagan keeps the ride on Mushreq.

The second mike De Kock runner is the ex Aiden O`Brien trained Gale Force Ten, whose two outings in the Carnival have not been successful but if he can recover his past form he could go close.

Gale Force Ten was second to Magician in the Group I Irish 2000 Guineas and then won the Group 3 Jersey Stakes at Royal Ascot, he then went on to be sixth to Lethal Force in the Group I July Cup and fourth to Maxios in the Group I Prix Du Moulin De Longchamp. Anywhere near this form and he could go close in this Gruo 2 Zabeel Mile.