Dubai World Cup

Created through the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the Dubai World Cup provides a truly global stage upon which the best horses in the world come to compete every year.

The biggest sporting and social occasion on the Dubai calendar, the US$30m race day is held at Meydan Racecourse on the last Saturday in March.


As the conclusion of the UAE racing season, Dubai World Cup day features nine high-class races including six Group 1 and three Group 2 contests. Racing is brought to a close by the world’s richest horse race, the $10m Dubai World Cup, won in 2016 by California Chrome.


Festivities on Dubai World Cup day end with the spectacular Dubai World Cup show and concert. Guests on Dubai World Cup day can choose from a variety of hospitality options to suit every budget.


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