Just 48 hours after winning the world's richest horse race, the US$10-million Dubai World Cup, Godolphin jockey William Buick was finally in a position to fully appreciate the magnitude of the achievement.
Fond Words (Henri-Alex Pantall/Mickael Barzalona) goes in the G3 Prix Imprudence over seven furlongs at Maisons-Laffitte, France, on Thursday, April 2.
Meursault (John O'Shea/James McDonald) & Federal (John O'Shea/Sam Clipperton) run in the six-furlong Listed Pluim Gosford Guineas at Gosford, Australia, on Thursday, April 2.
William Buick, announced as a retained rider for Godolphin in November, enjoyed his first success in the world's richest race, the US$10-million Dubai World Cup Sponsored By Emirates Airline, on Prince Bishop at Meydan on Saturday night, March 28.
Godolphin's eighth victory in the Group One Dubai World Cup Sponsored By Emirates Airline was provided in spectacular fashion by Prince Bishop at Meydan, UAE on Saturday, March 28.
Maftool finished strongly to be runner-up in the Group Two UAE Derby Sponsored By The Saeed & Mohammed Al Naboodah Group at Meydan, UAE on Saturday, March 28.