Experience glamour, fashion, racing at Indian Derby 2014
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) From the best of horse breeds to the best jockeys, the forthcoming edition of McDowell Signature Indian Derby 2014, an event that excites racing fans and fashionistas alike, promises a lot of excitement and heavy dose of glamour.
The two-day McDowell Signature Indian Derby will start Feb 1 at the famed Mahalaxmi Race Course, said a statement.
McDowell Signature Indian Derby offers the highest stake money for any race in the country. With the stake money increasing every year, the 2014 edition is expected to reach a whopping Rs.3 crore mark.
Besides the finest race horses on show, some top international jockeys have been invited by the horse owners.
Internationally acclaimed jockeys such as Richard Hughes, David Allan, Jimmy Fortune, Franco Dasalva, Olivier Peslier will take on Indian saddle stars A. Sandesh, Dashrath Singh, S. Zervan, P. Trevor and Suraj Narredu in a stiff competition to win the trophy.
Also known as one of the most glamorous weekends in the Indian racing calendar, it attracts a huge crowd of most fashionable names.
Stars flock to Venice as 71st Film Festival kicks off
August 29, 2014 at 2:29 AM
Horror movie filmed in Paris catacombs opens in US
August 29, 2014 at 2:25 AM
Sudan, Ethiopia, Egypt meet to discuss Nile dam project
August 29, 2014 at 1:21 AM
Ceasefire violation in Kashmir post flag meeting appalls villagers
August 28, 2014 at 9:10 PM
Art exhibition in Kolkata promotes tribal style of painting
August 28, 2014 at 9:06 PM
Protesters seek dismissal of Railway Minister post rape allegation on son
August 28, 2014 at 9:04 PM