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Saudi Cup 2024: The world's richest race

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Saudi Cup – where culture meets racing

The Saudi Cup itself, first run in 2020 has quickly become one of the most anticipated events on the global racing calendar.

The Group 1 race has a prize of $20 million.

Over the two days, 1000 local and international entries will compete in thoroughbred and purebred Arabian races. The annual event is a global stage showcasing excellence in sports, culture and heritage.

The Saudi Cup is organised by The Ministry of Culture in partnership with The Jockey Club of Saudi Arabia.

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