Saturday saw day 1 of the Korea Cup meeting and there were several Trophy Exchange races throughout the day:
Trainer Lee Shin Young sent out the winners of both the Singapore Turf Club Trophy and the Hong Kong Jockey Club Trophy. Raon Amos took the STC while Gray Socks was the winner of a messy event for 2-year-olds in the HKJC.
Moon Se Young also won a race in a mini-jockey challenge that was held involving some of the jockeys who will ride in Sunday’s Korea Cup & Sprint. Abderahim Faddoul, representing France was the best visitors although he has to wear the British silk after the French one went missing:
Earlier the Macau Jockey Club Trophy had been won by Ham Wan Sik on Dixie Ploit while later on, the Horse Racing Ireland Trophy ended with an easy win for Kim Hye Sun on Cheonji Storm:
On Sunday it’s the main events, the Keeneland Korea Cup & Korea Sprint.