Flashback Friday: Curlin Wins the 2008 Dubai World Cup

Flashback Friday: Curlin Wins the 2008 Dubai World Cup

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With five talented U.S.-based racehorses seeking victory in tomorrow’s Dubai World Cup (UAE-I) at Meydan, now is a great time to recall the dominating victory by two-time U.S. Horse of the Year Curlin in the 2008 Dubai World Cup. With regular rider Robby Albarado in the saddle, Curlin romped to victory by 7 3/4 lengths over Asiatic Boy, with future Dubai World Cup winner Well Armed finishing third. Relive Curlin’s victory by watching the replay of the race!


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J. Keeler Johnson is a writer, blogger, videographer, and all-around horse racing enthusiast who was drawn to the sport by Curlin’s quest to become North America’s richest racehorse. A great fan of racing history, he considers Dr. Fager to be the greatest racehorse ever produced in America, but counts Zenyatta as his all-time favorite. He lives in Wisconsin and also writes for the Bloodhorse.com blog Unlocking Winners.

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