Dubai Gold Cup

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The Dubai Gold Cup is a group two race held on Dubai World Cup Night which is the single richest day of Thoroughbred racing in the world.

Dubai Gold Cup race is a 2-mile thoroughbred horse race held at Meydan Racecourse, Dubai, United Arab Emirates on 25th March 2023.

Meydan’s Gold Cup race which is run on turf is all about stamina on the flat with it being run over two miles and it is open to runners who are aged three or older.

In our 2023 Dubai Gold Cup guide, we provide all the information about the group two race over the 2-mile trip.

Dubai Gold Cup Betting Odds

Here are the latest betting odds for the Dubai Gold Cup race.

  • Silver Sonic – 7/2
  • Siskany – 4/1
  • Ardakan – 11/2
  • Subjectivist – 8/1
  • Trawlerman – 10/1

Dubai Gold Cup Betting Tips

Here are the betting tips for the 2023 Dubai Gold Cup.

  • Trawlerman to WIN

The best odds on our selection currently are with the following bookmakers who are all offering a free bet promotion:

Dubai Gold Cup Previous Winners

Here are the previous winners of the Dubai Gold Cup.

2012Opinion Poll6Frankie DettoriMahmood Al ZarooniGodolphin Racing3:23.73
2013Cavalryman7Silvestre de SousaSaeed bin SuroorGodolphin Racing3:25.31
2014Certerach6Jamie SpencerMichael HalfordPaul Rooney3:23.14
2015Brown Panther7Richard KingscoteTom DascombeA Black & Michael Owen3:18.84
2016Vazirabad4Christophe SoumillonAlain de Royer DupreAga Khan IV3:19.56
2017Vazirabad5Christophe SoumillonAlain de Royer DupreAga Khan IV3:22.52
2018Vazirabad6Christophe SoumillonAlain de Royer DupreAga Khan IV3:17.92
2019Cross Counter4William BuickCharlie ApplebyGodolphin3:19.00
2020Cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
2021Subjectivist4Joe FanningMark JohnstonDr Jim Walker3:17.77
2022Stay Foolish7Christophe LemaireYoshito YahagiShadai Racehorse3:19.64
2023Broome7Ryan MooreAidan O'BrienDerrick Smith, Susan Magnier, Michael Tabor & Masaaki Matsushima3:16:83

Dubai Gold Cup Trainer Statistics

Here are the leading horse racing trainers in the Dubai Gold Cup:

TrainerR W PWinEW
A De Royer-Dupre4-3-4+4.00+3.35
Saeed bin Suroor19-1-6-12.50-9.23
Charlie Appleby8-1-5-5.25-3.49
A P O'Brien4-1-1+5.00+1.80
M Halford3-1-1+31.00+17.80
Mark Johnston1-1-1+6.50+3.90
Yoshito Yahagi1-1-1+4.00+2.40
Tom Dascombe1-1-1+4.00+2.40
M F De Kock9-0-2-9.00-4.60
Doug Watson6-0-0-6.00-6.00

Dubai Gold Cup Jockey Statistics

Here are the leading horse racing jockeys in Dubai’s Gold Cup:

JockeyR W PWinEW
Christophe Soumillon9-3-5-1.00+1.25
Ryan Moore9-1-1+0.00-3.20
William Buick7-1-4-4.25-3.21
Jamie Spencer4-1-2+30.00+17.85
Silvestre De Sousa4-1-2+2.50+0.97
Joe Fanning2-1-2+5.50+4.50
Christophe-Patrice Lemaire2-1-2+3.00+2.90
Richard Kingscote2-1-1+3.00+1.40
Oisin Murphy6-0-1-6.00-5.00
Mickael Barzalona6-0-0-6.00-6.00


The 2023 Meydan Gold Cup is a Group two race that is run over a trip of two miles on turf.

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