His Highness Shaikh Isa bin Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, Vice Chairman of the Rashid Equestrian and Horse Racing Club High Committee, today attended the 27th edition of the Bahrain Trophy race held as part of the Newmarket Racing Festival in the United Kingdom.
During the festival, HH Shaikh Isa expressed his appreciation to the organisers of the festival, which has hosted the annual Bahrain Trophy since 1978
HH Shaikh Isa noted that the Bahrain Trophy race represents one of the preeminent flat races in the Newmarket calendar, and reflects Bahrain's commitment to supporting and preserving the sport of horseracing under the leadership of HM King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.
HH Shaikh Isa noted that ongoing cooperation between the Supreme Committee of the Rashid Equestrian and Horse Racing Club, chaired by HH Shaikh Abdullah bin Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa, and Newmarket Racecourse contributes directly to the success of the festival each year
HH Shaikh Isa then went on to present the awards to the winner of the Bahrain Trophy, Wells Farhh Go ridden by jockey, David Allen
HH Shaikh Isa was accompanied by HH Shaikh Sultan Al Din bin Mohammed bin Salman Al-Khalifa, HH ShaikhKhaled bin Ali bin Isa Al Khalifa, and the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the United Kingdom, HE ShaikhFawaz bin Mohammed Al Khalifa
Source: Bahrain News Agency