Trainer S Sivakumar’s I Am Midas looking a picture of fitness in a hit out at Selangor Turf Club this morning. Taken out by a track rider, the five-year-old by Haradasun did a trot on the first lap and then did a dashing workout over 600m in 40 seconds on a tight rein. Last outing, I Am Midas ran a commendable third to Empire Bay over 1400m in September this year. Apprentice S Zulfikri has been elected to ride I Am Midas and the combination should be reckoned with a chance to greet the judges in the Class 5 (A) event over 1600m in Race 2 on Sunday.

RACE 1: Nova Dashing did a trot and then showed speed in a hit out over 600m in 36.9 seconds, Lincoln City (Zuriman) did a canter and then galloped keenly in 38.8 seconds. Gold Mosa did two rounds trot and then did a workout in 44.3 seconds on the bit.

RACE 3: Mewtwo (R Shafiq) clocked 44 seconds on a very tight hold.

RACE 4: Havana (R Shafiq) did a trot and then strode out smartly in 40.8 seconds, Trinity Flying (M Ganeesh) was given a trot on the first lap and then sprinted keenly in 42 seconds.

RACE 5: Buffalo Soldier (R.Shafiq) did a trot and then galloped keenly in 43.6 seconds.

RACE 7: Ashhab took it easy with a trot on the first lap and then sprinted keenly in 39.3 seconds on the bit. Teh Tarik (M Ganeesh) did a trot and then galloped smartly in 39 seconds, Condado did a trot and then sprinted fluently in 43.9 seconds.

RACE 10: Last start winner, First Dance, did a canter and then went on a hit out in 40.5 seconds.

The going was good. All workouts were done on the sand track.