In pictures: Ruler of Dubai attends QIPCO 2000 Guineas Stakes

Donnacha O'Brien riding Saxon Warrior celebrates as they win The QIPCO 2000 Guineas Stakes at Newmarket Racecourse.
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Kicking off the Spring Lodge Stakes opening race, Godolphin’s Oasis Charm managed to steal the show leaving Sharja Bridge in second. Later on, the 2000 Guineas Stakes main race saw Godolphin’s Masar land in third place.
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The Hot Streak Handicap promised Godolphin yet more luck as Tribal Quest prevailed, leaving the second place to His Highness Sheikh Hamdan’s Prestbury Park. Godolphin continued achievements at Havana Gold Newmarket Stakes where Key Victory, Old Persian, and Highbrow came in first, second, and third respectively. Wrapping up the first English Classic, Godolphin’s Symbolization won the Racing Welfare Handicap round.
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Accompanying Sheikh Mohammed to the race were the Dubai Crown Prince His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Minister of Finance His Highness Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and Wife of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein.
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Donnacha O'Brien riding Saxon Warrior celebrates as they win The Qipco 2000 Guineas Stakes at Newmarket Racecourse.
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Andrea Atzeni riding Defoe win The Dunaden Jockey Club Stakes at Newmarket Racecourse.
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William Buick riding Key Victory win The Havana Gld newmarket Stakes at Newmarket Racecourse.
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William Buick riding Key Victory (C) win The Havana Gld newmarket Stakes at Newmarket Racecourse.
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Paul Mulrennan riding Mabs Cross (L, red) win The Longholes Palace House Stakes at Newmarket Racecourse.
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A general view of the grandstands and a sponsorship board at Newmarket Racecourse.