Tunku Gold Cup
The Selangor Turf Club will be hosting the running of the first leg of its Triple Crown Series, the Tunku Gold Cup on Sunday, 15 March 2020.
The Triple Crown Series consists of the three Classic Group 1 races of the Club. The second leg, the Selangor Gold Cup will be held on August 9. The Tunku Gold Cup and Selangor Gold Cup offers stakes of RM200,000. The final leg is the Piala Emas Sultan Selangor is scheduled to run on September 6, offering prize money of RM300,000.
Appropriately themed “where sprinters meet stayers”, the series is open to three-year-olds with rating band 71 and above and will be run over three varying distances of 1200 metres for the Tunku Gold Cup race, 1600 metres for the Selangor Gold Cup race and finally the 2000 metres Piala Emas Sultan Selangor race.