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 Gymkhana race meeting that was scheduled to take place at the Karachi Racecourse on Saturday has been cancelled following lack of entries.
Summary: Seemar and Mullen had eked out a double in Saturday's race meeting at Meydan Racecourse
I would like to thank Major General Shaikh Ahmad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Head of Dubai Police and Mirza Al Sayegh for inviting us to be involved in this race meeting and for their continued and extremely generous support of Newbury Racecourse.
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.
It's odds-on you think the famous race meeting is a pricey day out.
AINTREE'S holding a race meeting with a difference on Friday - and you could be there for just PS20 for a pair of tickets.
CHEPSTOW Racecourse has announced that its evening race meeting on Wednesday, W May 14, will be free of change for customers who book in advance.
THE first racing festival held in Ballybrit was a two-day event with the first race meeting on Tuesday, August 17, 1869.