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Arrogate Headlines “Duel in the Desert”

By Margaret Ransom

Dana Barnes aboard Arrogate in Dubai. 3/24/17. Photo: Jesse Caris

Dana Barnes aboard Arrogate in Dubai. 3/24/17. Photo: Jesse Caris

Since the first running of the Dubai World Cup (GI) and Cigar’s amazing victory at Nad Al Sheba in 1996, some really talented American-based horses have taken their best shot in the great “Duel in the Desert.” Half of the winners over the last decade have been Americans, including dual Horse of the Year California Chrome, who returned to shine under the lights at Meydan Racecourse after a runner-up finish in the 1 ¼-mile race in 2015.

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