It was certainly a night to remember. Saturday’s Singapore program at Kranji featured three Group Ones – the Lion City Cup, Singapore Guineas and Kranji Mile – with Australian-breds acing each of them.
The long wait is finally over for Jason Lim. The newly-minted Singaporean trainer will put a saddle on his first runner this Friday.
Australian-breds made a clean sweep of Singapore’s black type racing on the weekend with the first four across the line in the Group Three Rocket Man Stakes, first three in the Group Three Moonbeam Vase and first two in the Group Two Singapore 3YO Classic all sourced from ‘down under’.
Straight back from his US trip where he purchased two new horses, trainer Michael Clements won’t have much time to catch his breath as he sends out a team of five horses in two big races this weekend.
Singapore champion Debt Collector (NZ) (Thorn Park) produced another sparkling performance in Sunday’s S$500,000 Chairman’s Trophy (1600m) at Kranji, heading a trifecta for gradates of New Zealand Bloodstock Sales.
Bold galloper Curvature wrapped up his comeback prep with a slashing barrier trial win in his customary high-cruising style on Tuesday.