Dubai: Madhu Soma won the inaugural Jebel Ali Pick 6 Competition that was conducted online Friday after picking five of eight winners during the course of the afternoon.
India’s Soma earned Dh5,000 for his efforts with three others - Farzana Ghulam Murtaza and Zahra Allah Wasaya, both from Pakistan, and Sudanese Mohammed Dafalla, picking four winners and sharing second place, earning Dh2,000 each in the process. Three winners were picked by 18 contestants during the course of the afternoon and were awarded Dh1,000 each.
The competition, the first of its kind by any racecourse, was launched this afternoon. Coordinated by Dubai Horse Racing Information Centre, the competition received a massive 9,230 entries from diverse nationalities. The winners will receive their prizes via bank transfer.