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2018 Dubai World Cup Carnival

PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2018 4:51 pm
by BaroqueAgain1
‘Thunder’ And ‘Lightning’ Dominate Thursday’s Dubai World Cup Carnival Program
Thursday's fifth meeting of the 2018 Dubai World Cup Carnival was highlighted by the US$250,000 Al Maktoum Challenge R2 sponsored by Gulf News (G2) over 1900m on the dirt. Won by Godolphin's multiple G1 winner Thunder Snow, whose appropriately named half-sister Winter Lightning had landed the UAE 1000 Guineas earlier in the evening.
Read more: https://www.paulickreport.com/news/thor ... l-program/

I watched the Al Maktoum Challenge race this morning and thought that Thunder Snow looked really good. Since it appears that the US isn't sending any Arrogate/Gun Runner-type monsters to the World Cup this year, perhaps the Godolphin colt stands a chance?

Re: 2018 Dubai World Cup Carnival

PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:26 pm
by barbaro111
BaroqueAgain1 wrote:‘Thunder’ And ‘Lightning’ Dominate Thursday’s Dubai World Cup Carnival Program
Thursday's fifth meeting of the 2018 Dubai World Cup Carnival was highlighted by the US$250,000 Al Maktoum Challenge R2 sponsored by Gulf News (G2) over 1900m on the dirt. Won by Godolphin's multiple G1 winner Thunder Snow, whose appropriately named half-sister Winter Lightning had landed the UAE 1000 Guineas earlier in the evening.
Read more: https://www.paulickreport.com/news/thor ... l-program/

I watched the Al Maktoum Challenge race this morning and thought that Thunder Snow looked really good. Since it appears that the US isn't sending any Arrogate/Gun Runner-type monsters to the World Cup this year, perhaps the Godolphin colt stands a chance?



I love that boy---his Derby antics won him lots of fans I am sure

Re: 2018 Dubai World Cup Carnival

PostPosted: Thu Feb 08, 2018 9:08 pm
by Izvestia
It’s really hard to tell how good horses are there because the times are slow.