race meeting


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race meeting

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1. (Horse Racing) a prearranged fixture for racing horses (or sometimes greyhounds) over a set course at set times
2. (Individual Sports, other than specified) a prearranged fixture for racing horses (or sometimes greyhounds) over a set course at set times
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Noun1.race meeting - a regular occasion on which a number of horse races are held on the same track; "the Epsom race meeting was an important social event"
meet, sports meeting - a meeting at which a number of athletic contests are held
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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KARACHI -- The second spell of rain in the city has compelled the Karachi Race Club (KRC) to advance the Gymkhana race meeting by a day - from Saturday to Sunday, an official told Dawn.
Summary: The event is the lead-up to the Dubai World Cup, the world's richest race meeting
Inverurie-based events firm George Walker event Management is laying on a special race meeting at the castle, near Kemnay, as part of a year-long campaign to raise money for north east sensory services (ness).
BY CAR | Aintree: Delays and some closures expected, due to the Grand National Race Meeting. Go to www.sefton.gov.uk for details.
Alhazm, owned by Al Shaqab Racing and trained by Alban de Mieulle, claimed the Loyalty Cup, the feature race in the 33rd Race Meeting on Thursday.
Meydan's fixtures are among an unprecedented 67 race meeting for the new season, five more than 2017-18.
Eighty pure Arabian horses competed in the race meeting including group 1 horses that had important world victories, stated a press release.
The total prize money pot for today's race meeting is QR535,000, adding to the excitement of both racing fans and participants.
CROFT Circuit revives its popular Battle of Britain Race Meeting this weekend more than three decades on from its last edition.
In the event of the above meeting being abandoned, the free Lucky 15 bet will be accepted on any other UK race meeting taking place today.
Regarded as the most prestigious race meeting of the year in Wales, it will be shown live on Channel 4.