Awaiting Wednesday’s post position draws for the Dubai World Cup (G1) and the other Group 1 events, we’re still in homework mode preparing for the handicapping/selections blogs to come later this week.

But the field stories over on Brisnet.com, our news channel so to speak, can provide an appetizer. Just click on the “Dubai World Cup” category, and you’ll see all the relevant posts.

Here are the previews for the eight Thoroughbred races:

Arrogate tackles 13 rivals, and history, in Dubai World Cup

Thunder Snow, Epicharis, Master Plan among full field of 16 in UAE Derby

Postponed versus Highland Reel, Jack Hobbs in Dubai Sheema Classic

Dubai Turf appears up for grabs with contentious group of 14

Make that 13 in the Dubai Turf – Reigning titleholder Real Steel scratched from Dubai Turf

Mind Your Biscuits tops U.S. squad for Dubai Golden Shaheen

Sharp Azteca clashes with local star North America in Godolphin Mile

Ertijaal, Limato, Amazing Kids highlight Al Quoz Sprint

Vazirabad defends title in Dubai Gold Cup

And check in on the Brisnet news page for additional World Cup updates throughout the week.