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N’Eliya horseracing ready to kick off

The Royal Turf Club (RTC), Nuwara Eliya is about to come alive once again with the new racing season of 2019.

This will be the fourth year in succession that racing will be conducted under the auspices of the RTC.

The 2019 race season is scheduled for 31 March, and 15 and 21 April. Three horseracing meets will be held in N’Eliya during this April Season. The first is the RTC Spring/Summer Race Cup (on 31 March).

The most prestigious race will be the Governor’s Cup and the Queen’s Cup, to be held on 15 April. The Magic Millions Cup is a one-million race to be staged on 21 April.