Event Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup
Start Date : Saturday, August 11, 2018
End Date : Saturday, August 11, 2018
Venue: Ascot Racecourse, UK
Great Britain and Ireland team of Jamie Spencer, Fran Berry and Neil Callan celebrate their Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup win along with Dubai Duty Free officials. Great Britain and Ireland team of Jamie Spencer, Fran Berry and Neil Callan celebrate their Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup win along with Dubai Duty Free officials.

The Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup is the most unique fixtures in the global racing calendar which brings together some of the world’s premier international jockey in an enthralling points-based competition will again be fought out by four three-rider teams: Europe, Great Britain and Ireland, Rest of the World and The Girl team.

 

In 2017, Great Britain and Ireland were crowned champions for the first time in competition’s present format, Fran Berry's winning ride in the last race, the six-furlong Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup Sprint, aboard Golden Apollo, clinching the award for the home team with 86 points ahead of Rest of the World on 67.

 

Over the years, the enthusiasm and competitive spirit in which the Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup is played out embodies what British racing’s only team event is all about and it is clear that they are up for the challenge it represents.

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