HORSE RACING: CTL invites 16 for Superstakes
Caymanas Track Limited has invited 16 horses for the 36th running of the Superstakes over two thousand metres on Saturday, November 8.
The race has attracted a purse of $4. 5 million.
Present are the three best distance horses in the country – TYPEWRITER from the camp of trainer Spencer Chung, PERFECT NEIGHBOUR from the stables of champion trainer Wayne DaCosta and the Everal Francis-trained COMMANDING CHIEF.
TYPEWRITER beat PERFECT NEIGHBOUR last year to win the prestigious event.
PERFECT NEIGHBOUR won his final prep, the mile and quarter Governor’s General Stakes by one-and-a-half lengths from topweight COMMANDING CHIEF on October 11, but was in receipt of 5 kg.
Both PERFECT NEIGHBOUR and COMMANDING CHIEF will sit level with 57 kilos, along with TYPEWRITER.
ALL CORRECT, CLASSY PROSPECT, EXOTIC GOLD, AMICABLE, HOLOGRAM SHADOW are also invited.
The field is completed by HOVER CRAFT, MILITARY MOVE, MIRACLE STAR, RED FLAG, ROYAL VIBES, TIMEFORARMS, UNCLE TAF and the progressive three-year-old colt FRANFIELD.
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