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Royal ruler should rule supreme

RACE 1 (1,100M)

1 Angry Cat *** Gets into a winning grade and has won four times over the trip. Will be running on late.

2 Confeign *** Having first run for new stable with tongue-tie added. Still a maiden but trials have been good and enjoys the Poly.

3 Lucky Six *** Just missed in first outing since dropping into this grade. Should get a good run throughout.

4 Satchmo ** Resuming. Still a maiden but has shown enough to consider in Class 5.

5 Voyager ** Still a maiden but ran on nicely when resuming and should be improved.

6 Dragon King ** Just fair last start and improvement needed but has won six races and can show up in this grade.

7 Kaiser ** Recent form ordinary but can surprise in this grade.

8 Rory * Showed nothing when returning to Class 5. Has won seven races, most in Class 5 over 1,000m. Distance tests.

9 Margaux ** Still a maiden but trialling well, so could show up.

10 Time After Time * Only battled in Class 5 last start but suited this grade and could improve.

11 Sacred Crown *** Is rarely far away in this company and should race well with Manoel Nunes to ride.

12 Mr Blossom * Needs to improve.

13 State Trooper EA1 ** Far from reliable but suited this grade and can bob up.

14 Pure White EA2 ** Yet to win in 26 starts but best efforts have been on Poly. Can be on-speed throughout with upgrade to blinkers.

RACE 2 (1,200M)

1 The Winged Dragon ** Led and faded last start after and improved effort in previous outing. May appreciate 1,200m.

2 Mr Miura * Trials have been moderate. Bred for longer.

3 Knight Chen Bay *** Runner-up in all three Australian starts. Trials have been solid and should be handy throughout.

4 Admeister * Distanced in only NZ start. Has not shown up at trials.

5 Changbai Mountain *** Showed speed but faded last start after rider dropped whip. Having first turf outing.

6 Golden Bobo * Showed some improvement last start but still has a way to go.

7 Superten * Blinkers off. Placed in debut but has done little since.

8 Charlie Came Along * Resuming. Needs to improve on efforts to date.

9 Enthuse * Needs to improve in debut.

10 Mount *** Heavily supported but green in debut and should be improved. If more tractable, will be hard to beat.

11 Noble Liaison ** First trial was solid and had a quiet second one. Watch market.

12 Maximus * Trials have been moderate. Later.

RACE 3 (1,400M)

1 Golden Casino *** Racing consistently on Poly and has a good record over this distance on turf. Claim helps and can be handy throughout.

2 Warpath ** Has won three times over this trip. More comfortable in KSD but should be thereabouts.

3 Really Capable *** Broke through last start over this trip and this is not a strong Class 4. Should be on the speed throughout from the good gate.

4 Irish Connection * Has struggled since arriving in Singapore and might need easier.

5 Get Going *** Finds it hard to win but is consistent and gets his chance to break through with Nunes aboard.

6 Fast Jet * Did nothing when resuming and only win was on Poly.

7 Excellent Magic * Battling in KSD company and wants easier.

8 Military Alliance * Needs to improve on recent efforts and might need easier.

9 Q Nine Magic *** Ran on fairly last start and suited this distance. Can get in the finish with only 51kg.

10 Ron * Best when he goes forward but better in Class 5 over Poly mile.

RACE 4 (1,600M)

1 Amistad *** Won four starts back in this company and has raced soundly since. Should be in the finish.

2 Secret Spice *** Only battled in past few outings but suited this class and distance with best work expected late with upgrade to blinkers.

3 Tembusu Estrela *** Blinkers off. Still a maiden but runs on and suited this distance.

4 Cheetah King *** Ran on well two starts back over 1,200m and much better suited here. Will be charging home late.

5 Red Jewel * Maiden yet to place in 11 outings.

6 Tongariro * Having a rare turf outing but has won over 1,400m on turf and could show up.

7 Rainbow Warrior ** Maiden yet to win in 17 starts but has placed twice over this trip and could show up with Vlad Duric aboard.

8 General Conatus ** Ran on solidly in this class and distance two starts back and will enjoy being back on the turf. Value.

9 Klever Warrior ** Blinkers back on. Has battled on in past two outings over 1,700m on Poly. Has won once on turf and could show up.

10 Gods Speed ** Yet to place in 15 turf outings but in form and gets Glen Boss.

11 Shuying Xiaoxiao * Has been showing some improvement but yet to place in 14 outings.

12 Forest King * Has done nothing in 10 outings.13 Shabbat EA1 * Still a maiden after 21 starts.

14 Masurao EA2 ** Made a bold bid last start and this distance suits.

RACE 5 (1,200M)

1 Conilad *** Recent trial was quiet but has plenty of ability and should be hard to run down.

2 Alibi *** Won a Graduation two starts back and just got nabbed in a BM67 last start. Should be prominent throughout.

3 Star Genius *** Blinkers off. Racing soundly and has placed in this grade in past two starts. Trialled well recently and will be in the finish again.

4 Longhu * Won Maiden on Poly two starts back but might find this harder.

5 Mr Crowe SCRATCHED.

6 Heavenly Hand ** Showed improvement in Class 4 last start. This is harder but could show up.

7 Moonraker ** Broke through in Initiation last start but this is harder.

8 Astaire * Blinkers off. Resuming after long break. Tested.

RACE 6 (1,100M)

1 Bankers Call *** Suited in this class and claim will help but would prefer 1,200m.

2 Major Green *** Well supported when resuming and just missed. Still a maiden but should be handy throughout with blinkers added.

3 Lion Wave * Yet to show up in 17 Singapore outings. May improve for Duric.

4 Trigger Man * Has shown nothing in six outings.

5 I-Scream Now *** Often thereabouts in this grade. Will be handy throughout and has every chance.

6 Kaiser Bright ** Best efforts have been on turf but is usually thereabouts in this grade.

7 Pista * Tested.

8 Top Of The Town * Needs to improve.

9 Always A Winner *** Winkers on. Has won three times over the trip and is always a threat in these. Will be prominent throughout.

10 Specta Dilemma * Only wins have been on turf but can be running on.

11 Cassis Oolong ** Blinkers off. Far from reliable but can go forward and give a sight.

12 Loyalty's Angel * Showed some speed before being run down last start but yet to place in 15 outings.

13 Flying Neko ** Broke through in this grade two starts back. Could show up.

14 Simpang *** Ran on late last start and always a chance in this company on the Poly.