North America routed his rivals in the Group Two Al Maktoum Challenge R1, on the Meydan dirt.

Nine went to post for this one mile contest and from the break it was North America who was first into his stride and quickly led from Munazah and Kimbear.

Settling down, North America and Richard Mullen set the pace from Heavy Metal and Kimbear.

At the top of the straight, North America had slipped clear and straightened for home with a six length advantage, with Kimbear giving futile chase.

North America extended his lead to win by nine lengths, with Kimbear best of the rest and then Muntazah and Gold Town.