2009 Dubai World Cup

*Update – 2009 World Cup Results


2009 Dubai World CupDubai World Cup Horse Racing

With worldwide invitation-only participation and a global audience the Dubai World Cup is the richest horse race in the world.

This race is held at a state-of-the-art racetrack which is host to over 50,000 every year for the cup and spans one mile, two furlongs (or 2 kilometers).

The World Cup alone is worth $6 million, and the 6 races that accompany it make this racing bill worth a total of $21.25 million.

The Races

  • $10,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby
  • $6 million Dubai World Cup
  • $5 million Dubai Duty Free
  • $5 million Dubai Sheema Classic
  • $2 million Dubai Golden Shaheen
  • $2 million UAE Derby
  • $1 million Godolphin Mile
  • Dubai Kahayla Classic for Purebred Arabians


March 23 – 30


Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Nad Al Sheba Racecourse

Find Out More

Dubai Racing Club
P O Box 9305
Nad Al Sheba Racecourse
Dubai, UAE
+971 4 3270077

Dubai World Cup

Nad Al Sheba Racecourse

Be sure to visit the 2009 Equestrian Events Calendar and check back for info about the 2010 Dubai World Cup