Two Japanese races and a second in the US are set to join the Pegasus World Cup in offering guaranteed spots on the Saudi Cup card.
With the result of the 2020 Saudi Cup still under scrutiny, next year’s event has been launched with a new date and more prize-money.
The £10 million first prize earned by Maximum Security is being kept back following an objection but place money is to be paid out.
John Gosden-trained colt has options between York or Deauville following his Prix du Jockey Club triumph for owner Prince Faisal.
The team looking into the allegations against Maximum Security trainer Jason Servis are ‘months’ away from delivering a recommendation on whether the first winner of the $20 million Saudi Cup should keep the race.
The Jockey Club of Saudi Arabia is withholding payment of all prize-money from the $20 million Saudi Cup in the wake of charges filed in the United States against Maximum Security trainer Jason Servis
Mike Smith has lost his appeal against the lengthy ban and huge prize-money penalty he received on a costly trip to the Saudi Cup meeting.
French riding sensation Mickaelle Michel is reaching a crossroads as she considers her primary ambition: how to become the world’s number one female rider.