Dubai ruler meets Queen Elizabeth at Epsom Derby

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid meets the Queen at the Epsom Derby on Saturday. (WAM)

Dubai ruler and UAE Vice President Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum met with Queen Elizabeth at the Derby horserace in Britain on Saturday.

The two royals discussed the strong UK-UAE bonds, while also sharing their views on the horse race and participants, the Khaleej Times reported.

The Queen commended the Sheikh’s contribution to the world of equestrian sport through continued involvement in competitions and race events in Britain and worldwide, particularly the UK derby.

Sheikh Mohammed was accompanied by his son Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:44 - GMT 06:44