2008 Dubai World Cup Curlin
2007 Horse of the Year Curlin demolishes the field in the world's richest race, the Dubai World Cup at Nad Al Sheba Race Course in Dubai. The victory combined with wins in the 2007 Preakness Stakes and Breeders' Cup Classic put Curlin's career earnings at $8,807,800 less that $1.2 away from the career record held by Cigar at $9,999,815. Curlin is trained by Steve Asmussen and ridden by Robby Albarado. Gallery of Champions copyright watermark does not appear on the actual photographs.