Ekhtiyaar is a 9 year old gelding and has raced from 2016 to 2022. He was sired by Bated Breath out of the Giant's Causeway mare Bayja. He was trained by Doug Watson and has raced for Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and was bred in [Add Data] by [Add Data]. Ekhtiyaar has raced at Abu Dhabi Equestrian-UAE, Ascot-GB, Chelmsford City-GB, Doncaster-GB, Meydan-UAE, Newcastle-GB, Newmarket-GB, Newmarket (July)-GB, Yarmouth-GB, York-GB with wins at Meydan-UAE, Newmarket-GB, Newmarket (July)-GB, Yarmouth-GB. His stakes wins include wins in the 2020 Handicap, 2019 Handicap, 2017 Handicap, 2017 Handicap, 2017 Handicap, and the 2016 Maiden Stakes.