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Sajjhaa Wins UAE Gr1 Jebel Hatta
Also at Meydan in Dubai, former Darley shuttler King's Best (Kingmambo-Allegretta, by Lombard) added a Gr1 triumph when Darley's 5YO mare Sajjhaa (King's Best-Anaamil, by Darshaan) scored a 0.75-length victory for trainer Saeed bin Suroor in the US$300,000 Gr1 Jebel Hatta (1800m) on turf, over South Africa's 6YO entire The Apache (Mogok-Apache Rose, by Dolpour) & 7YO gelding City Style (City Zip-Brattothecore, by Katahaula County). Sajjhaa took her record to 7 wins (also including last start's Gr2 Balanchine Stakes over this course and distance, Gr2 Cape Verdi Stakes at Meydan, Gr3 Premio Sergio Cumani & York's Listed Lyric Stakes) & 4 runners-up (including the Gr2 Middleton Stakes at York) from 16 starts.