Dubai: The The Emirates Racing Authority (ERA) Annual September Horse Sale is scheduled to be held on September 20 at the Saddling Enclosure of Meydan Racecourse.

Viewing of the 44 lots of racing age will take place on September 18-19, from 7:30-9am and 4-5:30pm on each day at Meydan Quarantine (NOFA Stables).

The Sale will be start at 5pm.

Past graduates of the Racing in Dubai Sales include 2018 Dubai World Cup Carnival winners Raven’s Corner, Janszoon and Drafted; the first two of whom went on to compete on Dubai World Cup night just five months ago.

The 2019 Dubai World Cup Carnival, as previously released, has received a 12 per cent purse boost, while the Dubai World Cup meeting (March 30, 2019) is now worth a record $35 million.

Sparkling pedigrees will be up for acquisition, including Lindberg, a lightly raced, winning sibling to Grade 3 winner Imperia and son of Medaglia d’Oro, and Chilean Horse of the Year Cocoa Beach, as well as Flag Festival, a winning son of New Approach, and multiple classic-winning Blue Bunting. A pair of winning, in-tact sophomore sons of world-class sire Dubawi, Hipster Boy and George Villiers, also highlight the sale alongside proven commodities like multiple winners Brave Hero, Pouvoir Magique and Ode to Autumn.

Other global star stallions with progeny in the sale include Bernardini, Exceed and Excel, Shamardal, Elusive Quality, Cape Cross, Redoute’s Choice and Distorted Humor.

Prospective purchasers can view the full list of 44 lots and obtain further information via the Emirates Racing Authority website,, or register for the sale by contacting Syed Ashraf (see below).

For more information contact the following:

Sam Shinsky, ERA (+971 56 993 1434) Email:

Taylor Wilson, ERA (+971 56 997 5815)

Syed Ashraf, ERA, Buyer Registration (+971 4 327 0052) Email:

Issam El Din Atta, ERA, Arabic Enquiries (+971 50 551 6128) Email: