Dobbs will be aboard Tried and True, Sam Hitchott aboard Storm Belt
and O'Neill picking up a seemingly nice spare ride on Grand Argentier, owned by EERC (Emirates Entertainment Racing Club).
The 6-year-old was a head to the good of Dehbashi under Sam Hitchcott, who in turn was 2A- lengths ahead of Storm Belt
and Tadhg O'Shea.
UAE champion trainer Doug Watson introduces new recruit Second Summer, the choice of Pat Dobbs, in this Group 2 feature, with Sam Hitchcott partnering stablemate Storm Belt
, who disappointed last time after blowing his chance at the start.
When the Southern Annular Mode is at its height, wave direction along the southern and western coasts of Australia shifts from westerly to southerly with the intensification of the Southern Ocean storm belt
. Along Australia's eastern coast, a similar rotation of wave direction is observed during E1-Nino events, such that wave direction shifts from easterly to southerly.
Among the contenders is Doug Watson's veteran Storm Belt
and Interpret, winner of the Jebel Ali Stakes in 2014, who represents Musabah Al Muhairi.
Previously a maiden, after 12 starts, this was his sixth UAE outing and Watson said: "He is a half-brother to our good horse Storm Belt
but had a little injury at the beginning of last season so missed the start of that campaign.
Fellow Watson trainees Faulkner - making his second start after a 20-month layoff - and Storm Belt
finished third and fifth, respectively.
Sam Hitchcott, second rider at Watson's Red Stables, gets the leg up on Storm Belt
Leading UAE handler Doug Watson's Dubai World Cup hopes rest with Henry Clay and Storm Belt
and the in-form handler said: "Both remain fit and well and we are pleased with them.
Dobbs was found guilty of careless riding by the ERA Stewards aboard Storm Belt
in the Mina Al Hamriya Handicap on Friday and was handed a two-day ban.
Ten line up in The Entisar, the third Listed contest including the Watson pair of Cooptado and Storm Belt