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Dubai World Cup Simulcast Available at Aqueduct, Belmont Café & NYRA Rewards

By Jon Forbes | 03/23/2013 11:20 AM ET

A live simulcast of next Saturday’s Group 1, $10 million Dubai World Cup and seven additional stakes at Meydan Racecourse will be presented at Aqueduct Racetrack and the Belmont Café simulcast center.

Aqueduct and Belmont will offer wagering on all eight thoroughbred races on the World Cup card, with advance wagering available on Friday. Advance and race day wagering will also be available through Telebet and NYRARewards.com. All Meydan races will be included in Friday’s and Saturday’s Post Parade and pocket programs.


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On Saturday, March 30, Aqueduct and the Belmont Café will open at 8:45 a.m., with select mutuel and self-service windows on the first floor at Aqueduct and the Belmont Café opening at 8:50 a.m.

The first thoroughbred race on the World Cup card is the Godolphin Mile, which has a scheduled post time of 9:10 a.m. EDT. The Dubai World Cup is scheduled to go off at 2:05 p.m.

The NYRA Network will broadcast the World Cup card from 9 a.m. until approximately 11:30 a.m. The National Racing Report will air on Friday instead of its usual Saturday time slot and will include a special Dubai World Cup preview.

The betting menu for Meydan’s races will include the following: win, place (the North American equivalent of place and show), exacta, trifecta, superfecta, daily double, Pick 3, and Pick 6 wagering. Trifecta and superfecta carryovers on all undercard races will go to the Dubai World Cup.

Dual Eclipse Award winner Royal Delta, 2011 Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom, and three-time Grade 1 victor Dullahan are expected to represent the United States in the Dubai World Cup. American runners probable for undercard races are Little Mike (Dubai Duty Free), Trinniberg (Dubai Golden Shaheen), Private Zone (Dubai Golden Shaheen), Great Attack (Al Quoz Sprint), Varsity (Al Quoz Sprint), He’s Had Enough (UAE Derby), and Dice Flavor (UAE Derby).

Aqueduct will offer 10 live races beginning at 12:50 p.m., including a $250,000 Guaranteed Late Pick 4 on races 7-10.


Race #       Time

Race 2

  Godolphin Mile  

9:10 am

Race 3

  Dubai Gold Cup  

9:45 am

Race 4

  UAE Derby  

10:25 am

Race 5

  Al Quoz Sprint  

11:05 am

Race 6

  Dubai Golden Shaheen  

11:45 am

Race 7

  Dubai Duty Free  

12:40 pm

Race 8

  Dubai Sheema Classsic  

1:20 pm

Race 9

  Dubai World Cup  

2:05 pm

All times Eastern.