The UAE Derby

About the Race

The UAE (United Arab Emirates) Derby is held each year at the end of March, on March 30th this year. The Kentucky Derby prep race takes place at Meydan Racecourse in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Three-year-old horses from all over the world will participate in the race.

It’s just one of a just a few Kentucky Derby Prep races that awards 100 qualifying points to the winner, and a huge $2 million purse. For this reason it is often attended by royalty.

Learn how to bet this important Kentucky Derby qualifier here.