The Latest: Dubai World Cup postponed until next year

The $12 million Dubai World Cup, the world’s richest purse in horse racing, will be postponed until next year

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The $12 million Dubai World Cup, the world’s richest purse in horse racing, will be postponed until next year. That’s according to an announcement from the Dubai Media Office, a governmental agency. Officials had planned to run the race March 28 without spectators over concerns about the new coronavirus and the COVID-19 illness it causes.

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