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Prince Bishop Wins Gr1 Dubai World Cup
At Meydan racecourse in Dubai, triple Gr1-winning Darley shuttler Dubawi (Dubai Millennium-Zomaradah, by Deploy) celebrated a Gr1 triumph in one of the world's greatest races when 8YO gelding Prince Bishop (Dubawi-North East Bay, by Prospect Bay) scored by 2.75-lengths for trainer Saeed Bin Suroor in the US$10 million Gr1 Dubai World Cup (2000m) for 3YO+, over 4YO entire California Chrome (Lucky Pulpit-Love the Chase, by Not for Love) & 6YO entire Lea (First Samurai-Greenery, by Galileo). The Irish-bred Prince Bishop scored a huge upset to take his record to 11 wins (including the Gr1 Al Maktoum Challenge Round 3 Stakes, Gr2 Al Maktoum Challenge Round 2, Gr2 Prix du Conseil de Paris & Gr3 September Stakes) and 6 placings (including the Gr1 Al Maktoum Challenge Round 3) from 28 starts.