News About 2015 Hong Kong International Race Day

2015 Hong Kong Cup Field & Betting: Criterion in Gate 13

2015 Hong Kong Cup Field & Betting: Criterion in Gate 13

Australia’s superstar galloper and $7.19 million earner Criterion has barrier 13 of 14 to overcome as he looks to break his Sha Tin maiden status in the Hong Kong Cup 2015 this Sunday.

Last year’s third placegetter Criterion is drawn wide for Sunday’s 2015 Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin Racecourse. Photo: Steve Hart.

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Hong Kong Cup Hope Lucia Valentina “Feels Good”

Hong Kong Cup Hope Lucia Valentina “Feels Good”

Newcastle horseman Kris Lees’ assistant trainer Mal Ollerton confirmed Lucia Valentina had settled into her Sha Tin base well and “feels good” ahead of Sunday’s 2015 Hong Kong Cup.

A dual Group 1 winner over 2000m the Kris Lees-trained Lucia Valentina is back over the distance at Sha Tin this Sunday for the 2015 Hong Kong Cup. Photo: ...

Rawiller Rates Preferment in Hong Kong Vase 2015

Rawiller Rates Preferment in Hong Kong Vase 2015

Ex-pat Australian hoop Nash Rawiller is confident of Preferment’s 2015 Hong Kong Vase chances on Sunday after riding the Chris Waller-trained galloper in a solid Sha Tin workout this week.

Preferment is adapting well to Sha Tin Racecourse ahead of his international debut in Sunday’s 2015 Hong Kong Vase. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Out to become the first Australian-trained ...

Trip To Paris Ruled Out of 2015 Hong Kong Vase

Trip To Paris Ruled Out of 2015 Hong Kong Vase

England’s Ed Dunlop has ruled out a Hong Kong Vase 2015 assignment Sunday week for his Melbourne Cup fourth placegetter Trip To Paris after he finished out of the money over the weekend in the Japan Cup.

Caulfield Cup runner-up Trip To Paris will not back-up from an unplaced Japan Cup run in the 2015 Hong Kong Vase at Sha ...

Lucia Valentina Travels Well Ahead of 2015 Hong Kong Cup

Lucia Valentina Travels Well Ahead of 2015 Hong Kong Cup

Dual Group 1 winning mare Lucia Valentina made the trip from Melbourne to Sha Tin ahead of Sunday week’s Hong Kong Cup 2015 in fine order according to her Newcastle-based trainer Kris Lees.

Lucia Valentina runs in the 2015 Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin Racecourse this summer over her pet distance of 2000m. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Gailo Chop Looking Great for 2015 Hong Kong Cup

Gailo Chop Looking Great for 2015 Hong Kong Cup

The OTI Racing-owned Mackinnon Stakes winning French raider Gailo Chop sets off overseas on Monday with the Australian contingent heading to Sha Tin Racecourse for a shot at the Hong Kong Cup 2015 on December 13.

Mackinnon Stakes winner Gailo Chop (inside) runs on December 13 at Sha Tin in the 2015 Hong Kong Cup. Photo: Steve Hart.

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2015 Hong Kong Vase Aim for Preferment

2015 Hong Kong Vase Aim for Preferment

Sydney’s premier horseman Chris Waller is set to saddle-up his maiden runner in Hong Kong next month with his dual Group 1 winner Preferment on track for a Hong Kong Vase 2015 run at Sha Tin Racecourse.

Preferment is set to be Chris Waller’s first Hong Kong runner at Sha Tin in next month’s Vase. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

Oliver to Ride Lucia Valentina in Hong Kong Cup 2015

Oliver to Ride Lucia Valentina in Hong Kong Cup 2015

Ace hoop Damien Oliver is excited to continue his association with Kris Lees’ dual Group 1 winning mare Lucia Valentina when she takes to the Sha Tin track overseas on December 13 for the 2015 Hong Kong Cup.

Lucia Valentina and Damien Oliver partner up again in next month’s 2015 Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin. Photo: Ultimate ...

Lucia Valentina Eyes 2015 Hong Kong Cup

Lucia Valentina Eyes 2015 Hong Kong Cup

Newcastle horseman Kris Lees has confirmed connections will travel dual Group 1 winning mare Lucia Valentina to Sha Tin Racecourse for next month’s International Race Day should she secure a Hong Kong Cup 2015 invitation.

Lucia Valentina awaits an invitation to December’s 2015 Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin Racecourse. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

A winner of six of ...

Hong Kong Next for Melbourne Cup Placed Criterion

Hong Kong Next for Melbourne Cup Placed Criterion

Co-trainer David Hayes has confirmed plans to head back to Hong Kong for next month’s International Race Day with star stayer Criterion who pulled up win after a brave third in the Melbourne Cup last week.

Criterion (centre) is being aimed at Group 1 runs in Hong Kong and Japan this December after an eye-catching Melbourne Cup third over the ...