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New cooling fans at Kranji to help horses beat heat stress

Horse owners and racing fans alike will be glad to know that Kranji-based horses can now enjoy that extra blast of cool air on their way back to the stables.

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Boss suspended two days

Jockey Glen Boss is suspended for two days for careless riding.

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Skywalk wins KRA Trophy while Today signals better future for Korea

Logic was not flouted when the two highest-rated Singapore contenders, Skywalk and Rafaello, ran 1-2 in the annual $250,000 Korea Racing Authority Trophy (1200m) on Sunday, but the other interesting subplot that emerged was the first place cheque earned by a Korean runner.

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Macau Group 2 winner finally opens Kranji account

Local trainer Mok Zhan Lun’s patience with Sandtop was finally rewarded with a first Kranji win from the former Macau Group winner in the $45,000 Class 4 Non Premier race over 2000m on Sunday.

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Cool Cat shows yet again retirement is not an option

Kranji’s most senior equine citizen Cool Cat defied his ageing legs to bring up his eighth career win in courageous style on Sunday.

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Kranji Gold scores maiden win in five-way thriller

Kranji Gold came through a thrilling five-way finish to shed his maiden status by the barest of margins on Sunday - the Hussonet three-year-old finished in the money five times from his previous eight runs, even coming close a couple of times

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Mo in store for Brown's youngster

Well-supported two-year-old Mo Almighty stamped himself as a horse to keep a close eye on following a rousing victory in the $85,000 Restricted Maiden race over 1200m on Sunday.

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Kranji's Sunday meeting preview

Sunday meeting preview, selections, comments and odds - a Korean flavor to today’s meeting from Singapore with the annual running of the Korea Racing Authority Trophy over 1200m.

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Race analysis and race selections for Sunday's racing at Kranji

Race analysis and race selections for Sunday's racing at Kranji - the nine race broadcast commences at 3.20pm AEST on Sky Racing2, from 5.25pm AEST on Sky Racin1 and Thoroughbred Central

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Special King keeps up solid form with another win

Model of consistency Special King lived up to his $15 favourite tag to win the $80,000 Kranji Stakes C race over 1100m on the Polytrack on Friday night.

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Three from three for red-hot Rodd at Kranji

Michael Rodd was in smashing form at Kranji on Friday after he turned his three rides of the night into winners in quick succession

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Tesoro Privado stamps his class first-up

Class prevailed in the $80,000 Class 3 race over 1400m with Tesoro Privado giving his rivals no chance of a look-in on Friday night.

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Glengallon a Highly Recommended find for Tan

Up-and-coming New Zealand stallion Highly Recommended recorded his first Singapore winner after Glengallon scored a dominant win on debut in the $85,000 Restricted Maiden race over 1000m on Polytrack on Friday night.

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Walker aims for back-to-back KRA Trophy wins

Champion trainer Mark Walker will attempt to win a second Korea Racing Authority Trophy in a row, this time with honest sprinter Viviano on Sunday.

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Kranji's Friday meeting preview

Kranji's Friday meeting preview, selections, comments and odds - there are plenty of “swings and roundabouts” in the racing game and none more so when good horses move stables

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Race analysis and race selections for Friday's racing at Kranji

Race analysis and race selections for Friday's racing at Kranji - the eight race broadcast commences at 8.45pm AEST on Sky Racing1 and Thoroughbred Central

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Taking the homegrown Approach with jockey Lee Hyo Sik

While perennial Busan champion trainer Kim Young Kwan has plumped for seasoned expat jockeys for his two contenders in Sunday’s $250,000 Korea Racing Authority Trophy (1200m), the trainer of the third runner is taking a leap of faith with a young local rider.

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Korea Racing Authority Trophy tracknotes Thursday July 19

A wet and thundery morning did not deter the Busan trio running in Sunday’s Korea Racing Authority Trophy (1200m) from going through with their scheduled gallop on Thursday at Kranji

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Da Silva to ride Today like there is no tomorrow

Globetrotting jockey Franco Da Silva had a sparkle in his eyes when told Korean runners would probably be mostly overlooked in the betting in Sunday’s $250,000 Korea Racing Authority Trophy (1200m) at Kranji

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Peters has smart duo well-in at the weights in KRA Trophy

Handy sprinter Skywalk returns from his unplaced effort in the Group 1 Lion City Cup (1200m) for his preferred Polytrack surface in Sunday’s $250,000 Korea Racing Authority Trophy (1200m).

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