News About 2013 Hong Kong Sprint

Hong Kong Sprint 2013 Showdown for Power Stablemates

Hong Kong Sprint 2013 Showdown for Power Stablemates

It’s shaping up as an exciting clash of the Irish-trained stablemates at Sha Tin this Sunday, December 8, with the Edward Lynam-trained duo Sole Power and Slade Power facing off against a crack field in the Hong Kong International Race Day classic. A 14-horse field of short distance specialists is set to square off in…

Aeronautical to Contest Starlight Stakes 2013

Aeronautical to Contest Starlight Stakes 2013

After being overlooked for an invite to Hong Kong’s International Race Day next month the Lionel Cohen-trained Aeronautical will instead race in the Listed 2013 Starlight Stakes in Sydney this Saturday. Earlier this season Cohen was hoping his Encosta De Lago five-year-old Aeronautical could be Hong Kong-bound in December for a shot at the esteemed…

Fownes Feeling Lucky for VRC Sprint Classic 2013

Fownes Feeling Lucky for VRC Sprint Classic 2013

Hong Kong horseman Caspar Fownes is all smiles ahead of Saturday’s 2013 VRC Sprint Classic, formerly the Patinack Farm Classic, at Flemington having been impressed with a Melbourne Cup Day gallop from his star performer Lucky Nine. A five-time Group 1 champion overseas, seven-year-old Dubawi raider Lucky Nine is one of 14 star sprinters accepted…

Sea Siren on Track for Hong Kong Sprint 2012

Sea Siren on Track for Hong Kong Sprint 2012

Randwick trainer John O’Shea is happy with where his triple Group 1 winning mare Sea Siren is at as she prepares for her first international trip for next month’s 2012 Hong Kong Sprint. The four-year-old daughter of Fastnet Rock saluted in her third elite level race first-up at Moonee Valley on October 26, Sea Siren…