News About 2012 Hong Kong Sprint

Sea Siren Fails to Fire in Hong Kong Sprint 2012 Finish

Sea Siren Fails to Fire in Hong Kong Sprint 2012 Finish

Lord Kanaloa became the first Japanese horse to win the prestigious Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday, a race the hot Aussie-trained favourite Sea Siren ran a flat ninth in. One of the four majors on Hong Kong International Day the HK$15 million Group 1 The Longines Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) result…

2012 Hong Kong Sprint Field & Barriers – Sea Siren Draws 7

2012 Hong Kong Sprint Field & Barriers – Sea Siren Draws 7

John O’Shea’s triple Group 1 winning mare Sea Siren fared ok in the Hong Kong Sprint 2012 barrier draw for Sunday’s lucrative showdown at Sha Tin Racecourse coming up with gate seven of 12. One of two Aussie-trained gallopers over at Sha Tin for the 2012 Hong Kong International Sprint Day, four-year-old Fastnet Rock mare…

Sea Siren Shapes Up for Hong Kong Sprint 2012

Sea Siren Shapes Up for Hong Kong Sprint 2012

After a pleasing track gallop at Sha Tin Racecourse this week Sydney horseman John O’Shea believes his bonny mare Sea Siren is in fine shape to take on a crack international field in the 2012 Hong Kong Sprint this Sunday. A 13-horse field has been accepted for this year’s edition of the Group 1 The…

Sea Siren On Track For International Debut In 2012 Hong Kong Sprint

Sea Siren On Track For International Debut In 2012 Hong Kong Sprint

Sea Siren is said to be in top order ahead of her run in the Group 1 Hong Kong Sprint on Sunday December 9, 2012. The four-year-old is set to have her first international test in the $1.9 million race, which will be run over 1,200 metres. Sea Siren will go into the race on…

Aussies Arrive for Hong Kong International Race Day 2012

Aussies Arrive for Hong Kong International Race Day 2012

The two Aussie-trained gallopers set to run at Sha Tin’s 2012 Hong Kong International Race Day on Sunday week, Sea Siren and Alcopop, have both made the trip safely arriving from Melbourne on Tuesday morning after an overnight flight. “The early reports are both horses travelled well,” Hong Kong Jockey Club consultant Mark Player said…

Aussies Target 2012 Hong Kong International Races

Aussies Target 2012 Hong Kong International Races

A strong Australian contingent has been entered for the lucrative Hong Kong International Races 2012 running at the end of the year including the John O’Shea-trained Manikato Stakes winner Sea Siren. Held at the famous Sha Tin Racecourse in December each year the four big events that are known collectively as the Hong Kong International…

Buffering to Target 2012 Hong Kong Sprint

Buffering to Target 2012 Hong Kong Sprint

Leading Brisbane trainer Robert Heathcote will continue to hatch an international racing plan with his stable ace Buffering this year with the Hong Kong Sprint 2012 in December now firmly on the radar for the perennial Group 1 placegetter after the announcement arch rival Black Caviar would be rested for the remainder of the year….