This year Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority chose to sponsor The Amazing Mauritius Cup in order to enhance the visibility and position the island as a luxury destination amongst the high-end crowd associated with horse racing.
There was a gathering of more than a thousand people, all watching the horse race with high interest. MTPA India interacted with some potential visitors and answered their queries about Mauritius as a destination.
The Winner – EL COMANDANTE
Jockey – A. Sandesh
Trainer – Altaf Hussain
The owners were Dr Cyrus S. Poonawalla, Mr Adar C. Poonawalla & Mrs Natasha A. Poonawalla representing Villoo Poonawalla Racing & Breeding Pvt Ltd, M/s Saleem Fazelbhoy, Dinsha P. Shroff & Munchi P. Shroff.