The Saudi Cup, the most prestigious horse race possibly, is currently taking place in Riyadh.
This weekend is seeing the second annual race that was launched in 2020.
The first edition of the race was held on February 29, 2020. It was won by an American horse, Maximum Security, ridden by Luis Saez.
The international horse race is being held at King Abdulaziz Racetrack in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and is the richest horse race in the world
— كأس السعودية 🏆 (@TheSaudiCup_AR) February 19, 2021
Men and women are both taking part
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— كأس السعودية 🏆 (@TheSaudiCup_AR) February 18, 2021
The Ministry of Culture has also donated a valuable piece of music for the sporting event
— بدر بن عبدالله بن فرحان آل سعود (@BadrFAlSaud) February 15, 2021