16
Feb

AmWest joins Daily Racing Form in presenting live Dubai racing video

Daily Racing Form has joined with AmWest Entertainment to present live streaming video of the Dubai International Racing Carnival and the Dubai World Cup to horseplayers and fans.

Each Carnival program, including the two-day Meydan Masters jockey competition featuring Calvin Borel on Thursday and Friday, February 17-18 and Super Thursday’s six rich stakes on March 3, will be shown in its entirety on Daily Racing Form’s website, DRF.com. The $26-million, seven-race Dubai World Cup card on March 26 showcasing the most exciting wagering opportunities and the best racing on the globe also will be shown from first post to final interviews.

 

Dubai live streaming video can be accessed at http://www.drf.com/news/2011-dubai-international-racing-carnival

Free DRF past performance data will be provided by both Daily Racing Form and AmWest Entertainment, which distributes the Dubai racing signal throughout North and South America. AmWest’s extensive Dubai information including news and photos can be accessed at http://www.amwestentertainment.com/dubai-racing/recaps/

“Consistent with Daily Racing Form’s mission to serve the core horseplayer and grow Thoroughbred racing’s fan base, DRF.com is thrilled to bring this live video experience of the Dubai International Racing Carnival to the broadest possible audience,” said John Hartig, Daily Racing Form’s CEO. “And with the introduction of DRFBets, horseplayers can now watch and wager on these incredible races, all at DRF.com. AmWest is a wonderful partner to provide this opportunity for horseplayers to get in on the live action that surrounds this important festival of the world’s finest racing.”

“We are enthused about this partnership with Daily Racing Form and the chance to present the unparalleled wagering propositions that the Dubai Carnival and World Cup offer,” said AmWest Chief Executive Officer Nelson Clemmens. “For handicappers and fans to be provided the live racing coverage, exclusive information and free past performance lines is a winning move for all. Dubai racing not only features the highest quality competitors in the world, it is a formful product consisting of fields averaging more than 13 horses. While 35% of Dubai favorites win, the large fields insure attractive payoffs, and an excellent wagering menu makes these programs a great experience for all involved.”