Search
where the horse is always the hero
Article Item
Posted 2018-02-27 15:09:17  
Singapore Set to Return to International Racing

Further to the recent announcement that the $1.5 million Group 1 Kranji Mile (1600m) will become an invitational race this year, the Singapore Turf Club is taking one step further in its bid to create a racing extravaganza by rescheduling the race to 26 May 2018, along with the $1 million Group 1 Lion City Cup (1200m) and the $1 million Group 1 Singapore Guineas (1600m).

 

The changes are as follows:

 

Race Original Date New Date

 

Kranji Mile was 20 May 2018 now 26 May 2018

 

Lion City Cup was 20 May 2018 now 26 May 2018

 

Singapore Guineas was 18 May 2018 now 26 May 2018

The staging of three Group 1 races on the same day is unprecedented in the annals of racing in Singapore. The Singapore Turf Club is hopeful that such high-quality racing in one day will have all the elements of an international racing carnival that will not only attract the best horses from here and around the world, but also racegoers and racing fans and put Kranji back on the global stage. 

Rate:
Email link to a friend | Printable Version
  • Singapore
    Displaying 10 ResultsSee All
    southern legend leads hong kong 1-2 in kranji mile2018-05-27

    Hong Kong came back, saw and reconquered at Singapore’s return to International racing on Satu...

    View | Add Comment
    freedman lands singapore guineas with mr clint2018-05-27

    Former Melbourne champion trainer Lee Freedman landed his first Group 1 success in Singapore with Mr...

    View | Add Comment
    south african bred entered for singapore's kranji mile 2018-05-07

    The $1.5 million Invitational Group 1 Kranji Mile (1600m) will feature four overseas horses, namely ...

    View | Add Comment
    invitational kranji mile draws 50 nominations2018-04-18

    The inaugural Invitational $1.5 million Group 1 Kranji Mile (1600m) on May 26 has attracted a tota...

    View | Add Comment
    gilt complex scores thriller in dester singapore gold cup2017-11-12

    In a nail-biting drive to the wire, Gilt Complex snuck up on the inside to poke his nose in front ...

    View | Add Comment
    preview singapore friday 31 march 20172017-03-30

      Meeting Preview A very interesting night for punters with a couple of newcomers who have ...

    View | Add Comment
    preview singapore sunday 26 march 20172017-03-25

    Meeting Preview A great days racing with two Group Sprint races coupled with a more than solid un...

    View | Add Comment
    preview singapore friday 24 march 20172017-03-22

    Meeting Preview A terrific weekend of racing with two Group sprints on Sunday but while there are...

    View | Add Comment
    preview singapore sunday 19 march 20172017-03-18

      Meeting Preview An excellent days racing and while some of the Class 3 and 4 turf races h...

    View | Add Comment
    preview singapore friday 17 march 20172017-03-15

    With five Class 4 races on the card it is a solid meeting at best but canny punters would be happy i...

    View | Add Comment