- Rider(s):Saladin and Richard the Lionheart
Saladin (Ṣalāḥ ad-Dīn Yūsuf ibn Ayyūb (1137/1138 –1193) was the first Sultan of Egypt and Syria and the founder of the Ayyubid dynasty. A Muslim of Kurdish origin, Saladin led the Muslim opposition to the European Crusaders in the Levant. At the height of his power, his sultanate included Egypt, Syria, Mesopotamia, Hejaz, Yemen, and other parts of North Africa.
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