Zeyn Mirza, who had been the Racing Manager of Dr. Vijay Mallya and a Director of United Racing and Bloodstock Breeders Ltd, for the last five years, has been promoted as its Managing Director.
Zeyn Mirza comes from a family steeply involved in
horse racing. Prior to taking up the assignment with
URBB, Mirza had worked as Stud Farm Manager of the
family owned Kehelan Stud Farm before moving to
England. He was made the Racing Manager of URBB in the
year 2003 and has since been in charge of both racing
and breeding operations of the company.
taken several innovative measures to boost the quality
of Kunigal Stud Farm bloodstock and has been chiefly
instrumental in infusing fresh blood by going in for
fashionably bred pregnant mares at the Goff’s in
Ireland. Kunigal Stud Farm now boasts of champion
mares of not only India but also those procured
elsewhere which should give a qualitative thrust to
its operations in the years to come.