News About 2016 Hong Kong Sprint

Hong Kong Calls 2016 Winterbottom Stakes Winner Takedown

Hong Kong Calls 2016 Winterbottom Stakes Winner Takedown

December’s Hong Kong Sprint is the next major target for Sydney-trained sprinter Takedown after he handed horseman Gary Moore with his first Australian Group 1 win in the Winterbottom Stakes 2016 in Perth over the weekend.

2016 Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown (pictured at Randwick) is heading overseas for the Hong Kong Sprint in December. Photo: Steve Hart.

Moore is a ...

Hong Kong Aim if Moore Can Takedown Winterbottom Stakes 2016

Hong Kong Aim if Moore Can Takedown Winterbottom Stakes 2016

Sydney-based trainer Gary Moore will consider a Hong Kong Sprint bid in December with his class sprinter Takedown should the four-year-old take out Saturday’s 2016 Winterbottom Stakes in Perth.

Consistent Sydney sprinter Takedown could be Hong Kong-bound if he wins Perth’s 2016 Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Australia is set to be represented in the Group ...

Rebel Dane On Track for 2016 Hong Kong Sprint

Rebel Dane On Track for 2016 Hong Kong Sprint

Gary Portelli’s upset Manikato Stakes winner Rebel Dane looks on track for his upcoming international bid targeting the Hong Kong Sprint 2016 after winning a Tuesday morning hit out at Rosehill.

Dual Group 1 winner Rebel Dane heads overseas next month for a shot at the 2016 Hong Kong Sprint. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The seven-year-old son of California ...

2016 Premiere Stakes Winner Takedown onto Cup Day

2016 Premiere Stakes Winner Takedown onto Cup Day

Colourful trainer Gary Moore has ambitious plans to run the stable’s in-form sprinter and Premiere Stakes 2016 winner Takedown on Melbourne Cup Day before a trip to Hong Kong this December.

Takedown (purple cap) bobbed his head to win the Group 2 Premiere Stakes at Randwick this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

The flying four-year-old son of Stratum was impressive late ...

2016 Memsie Stakes Considered for Entirely Platinum

2016 Memsie Stakes Considered for Entirely Platinum

The season’s first Group 1 race could be on the cards for Entirely Platinum who may target the Memsie Stakes 2016 first-up later this month.

Entirely Platinum could kick off his spring in the 2016 Memsie Stakes at the end of the month after a second in the Group 1 last year. Photo: Steve Har t.

Co-trainer John Hawkes said ...

Hong Kong But No Japan for Chautauqua in 2016

Hong Kong But No Japan for Chautauqua in 2016

A trip to Japan this spring has been ruled out for superstar sprinter Chautauqua who will race exclusively in Australia until a Hong Kong Sprint bid in December.

Chautauqua will bypass Japan’s Sprinters Stakes in October for an all-Melbourne spring ahead of the 2016 Hong Kong Sprint in December. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained five-time ...

2016 Moir Stakes First-Up for Chautauqua

2016 Moir Stakes First-Up for Chautauqua

Connections of five-time Group 1 winning international performer Chautauqua have ruled out a bid in Japan this year for the star sprinter who is set to resume racing down under in September’s Moir Stakes 2016.

Superstar sprinter Chautauqua is set to resume racing in the 2016 Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley on September 30. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Michael, ...