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Criterion Features in 2014 Hong Kong Cup Field

Criterion Features in 2014 Hong Kong Cup Field

The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Criterion will represent Australia in the Hong Kong Cup 2014 field at Sha Tin Racecourse next month, the dual Group 1 winner one of 13 stayers in the mix for the December 14 classic.

Australian Derby winner Criterion debuts overseas in next month’s 2014 Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin. Photo: Steve Hart....

Glorious Days Beats Moonlight Cloud and Linton In 2013 Hong Kong Mile

Glorious Days Beats Moonlight Cloud and Linton In 2013 Hong Kong Mile

Glorious Days showed an impressive turn-of-foot to win the Group 1 Hong Kong Mile (1600m) and give trainer John Sizehis first ever victory in one of the Hong Kong International Races at Sha Tin yesterday.

Glorious Days upstaged French superstar Moonlight Cloud and Australian hope Linton to win the Hong Kong Mile at Sha Tin on Sunday. Photo: Daniel ...

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 this year’s edition of ...

Linton Looking Good Ahead of Hong Kong Mile 2013

Linton Looking Good Ahead of Hong Kong Mile 2013

Australia’s roughie hope of taking out Sunday’s 2013 Hong Kong Mile at Sha Tin, Linton is doing well according to their new trainer Troy Corstens who is pleased with their condition going into the famous showdown.

Australia's 2013 Hong Kong Mile hope Linton is doing well ahead of Sunday's race. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Australian-trained horses have a decent record ...

Moonlight Cloud Heads 2013 Hong Kong Mile Field & Odds

Moonlight Cloud Heads 2013 Hong Kong Mile Field & Odds

The horse that came within a nostril flare of defeating Australia’s turf queen Black Caviar last year, Moonlight Cloud will shoot for yet another Group 1 win when they jump favourite in the weekend’s Hong Kong Mile 2013.

Stradbroke Handicap winner Linton will represent Australia in Sunday's 2013 Hong Kong Mile. Photo: Daniel Costello.

One of the four lucrative ...

Lucky Nine And Lord Kanaloa Headline 2013 Hong Kong Sprint Final Field

Lucky Nine And Lord Kanaloa Headline 2013 Hong Kong Sprint Final Field

Lucky Nine was unable to add another Group 1 victory to his impressive racing resume in Australia during the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival but will have the chance to score his second Hong Kong Sprint victory at Sha Tin on Sunday after being included in the final field for the Group 1 event.

Lucky Nine will return to Hong Kong ...

Lucky Nine Working Well Towards Manikato Stakes 2013

Lucky Nine Working Well Towards Manikato Stakes 2013

Star Hong Kong sprinter Lucky Nine had their first serious piece of work at Werribee this week since arriving in the country, the Casper Fownes-trained champ set to debut down under in the 2013 Manikato Stakes.

Brett Prebble will partner with Lucky Nine for their Melbourne sprint campaign this spring. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Dubawi six-year-old Lucky ...

2013 Patinack Farm Classic Nominations Released

2013 Patinack Farm Classic Nominations Released

The race is on for the sprint stars this spring heading toward the Melbourne Cup Carnival’s Patinack Farm Classic 2013 with nominations for the million dollar showdown released by Racing Victoria this week.

Moment Of Change is Peter Moody's best 2013 Patinack Farm Classic nominee with the trianer winning in 2010 and 2011 with Black Caviar. Photo: Race Horse ...

2013 Manikato Stakes Target for Hong Kong’s Lucky Nine

2013 Manikato Stakes Target for Hong Kong’s Lucky Nine

Last start Singapore Sprint winner Lucky Nine has entered quarantine and will be ready to debut down under in next month’s Manikato Stakes 2013 according to their Hong Kong-based trainer Casper Fownes.

Fownes is eagerly awaiting the first Australian campaign of his talented Irish-bred Dubawi gelding Lucky Nine who beat home Aussie sprint star Bel Sprinter by three lengths ...