Oscar Racing Stable’s Affleck stands out very well to capture the 16th Edition of the Sports Toto Supreme Challenge Cup over 1400m in Race 6 at Selangor Turf Club today. Trained by Shane Ellis, the eight-year-old by Battle Paint ran a fair sixth to Showboy last outing over 1400m at this course early this month. Disregard that outing, as Affleck has been well prepared for this feature event today and will once again partner Jockey R. Rueven for a resounding victory. Do not rule out the chances of last start winner Showboy who is still in form to turn the tables on Affleck and also I Am Boss who has been well prepared for this event.
Trainer AB Abdullah’s Aljawhra should once again give a tip top performance in the Class 3 event over 1200m in Race 7. The nice looking mare by Reward Of Effort showed a commendable outing last outing when beat Pomp easily over 1300m early this month. Jockey R. Shafiq has been nominated to ride Aljawhra and will be the choice of racing fans to win.
Trainer SY Lim’s Limitless Stout (inner horse) has every chance to break the ice in the Class 4 (A) event over 1100m in Race 8. The four-year-old mare by Stryker ran an eye catching second to Superstardom last outing over 1300m at this course early this month. Jockey Calvin Goon once again takes the ride on Limitless Stout and the pair is the best bet of the day.