Dubai World Cup: Full coverage, TV info and more (updated)

The National’s complete coverage of this year’s event on Saturday, March 26 at Meydan Racecourse in Dubai, complete with previews, breaking news and other valuable information pertaining to race cards, schedules and tickets.

When: Saturday, March 26

Meydan Racecourse; Gates open at 2 pm, Post time 3.45pm

TV: Coverage on Yas TV and Dubai Sports



• Everything you need to know: We break down the richest night in racing

• Racecard: Gate info on the main event

• Predictions: Main race | Races leading up to main event

• How can I attend? Full schedule, ticket information here

• Podcast: Geoffrey Riddle on California Chrome and more

• Poll: Who do you think will win the main event?

• Video: Doug Watson reflects on training Candy Boy and Polar River in the run-up to the Dubai World Cup

• Gallery: Dubai World Cup runners California Chrome, Keen Ice and XY Jet train at Meydan Racecourse



Dubai World Cup preview: California Chrome is the poster boy for this year's American raid at Meydan

Sheema Classic preview: Postponed and Highland Reel 'have to respect the Japanese horses'

Dubai Turf preview: 'Real deal' Tryster to showcase his electric turn of foot against opposition

Godolphin America president Jimmy Bell: 'I wish we could have brought a lot more over'

• A team effort is needed as John Ferguson sees a bright future for Godolphin

• Victor Espinoza has California Chrome-plated shopping bid if they win

• Jockey William Buick is no stranger to beating California Chrome

• Trainer Roger Varian has high hopes for Posponed, Itilaaq

• 'Cowboy' Dihigi Gladney has taken a real shine to California Chrome

• Dubai Racing Club rules out two-day Dubai World Cup: 'We see it as one great day'

Market Rally ruled out of defence of $2 million UAE Derby at Dubai World Cup

• Musabah Al Muhairi talks up Special Fighter's Dubai World Cup chances ... in more languages than one

• Dubai Turf defending champion Solow will miss Dubai World Cup, trainer Freddy Head says

California Chrome, Frosted and Keen Ice confirmed for $10 million Dubai World Cup race

• Mshawish 'will have big chance in Dubai World Cup' and is among strong American contingent

• Heading into Dubai World Cup, Tadhg O'Shea holds advantage over Patrick Dobbs for UAE jockeys title


*All scheduling and course information is currently via race organisers and will be updated if changed.

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