Jorge Ricardo and Obstinado Rach, who won the Prêmio UAE President Cup Series For Colts III, are looking for a second victory Grande Prêmio ABCCA 2021 to be run at Cidade Jardim Racecourse on Saturday, 4 September.
The five-year-old stallion, trained by Lucas Quintana, is part of a group of 11 winning animals with a lot of experience in the race held on 1,400 meters on dirt for 3-years-old and older, on a special Saturday for the São Paulo Turf, with the realization of the Grande Prêmio Ipiranga (G1) and the Grande Prêmio Barão de Piracicaba (G1).
Jorge Ricardo, world record holder for victories in races, with 13.124 victories in his curriculum, will attempt his third victory in Arabian horse racing. The first was at the Prêmio UAE President Cup Series For Colts III with Obstinado Rach (Atentaddo VE x Obsession Rach by Voltaire Rach) on July 11; and the second at the Prêmio UAE President Cup Series for Fillies on August 28, riding Blueks Rach (Eksort Rach x. Blue Night Rach by *Almir SWSB).
His main opponents will be Mentor Rach (*Sarmata x Musa Rach by *Polonez) winner of four of the six races in which he competed; Mahatma Rach (*Sarmata x Magic All Rach by Ulisses Rach) with four victories in eight races, two with the jockey Fernando Larroque; Gunther Rach (Eksort Rach x Geneve AJR by Second Chall) with two wins in seven races; all also trained by Lucas Quintana.