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Perfect Hong Kong Cup 2014 Draw for Cirrus Des Aigles

Perfect Hong Kong Cup 2014 Draw for Cirrus Des Aigles

French trainer Corine Barande-Barbe is over the moon with the barrier four draw her 2014 Hong Kong Cup hopeful Cirrus Des Aigles drew for the Sunday showdown at Sha Tin Racecourse. Four Group 1s highlight the race card for this weekend’s Hong Kong International Race Day including the HK$25 million Group 1 The Longines Hong…

2014 Hong Kong Cup Barrier Draw – Criterion in Wide

2014 Hong Kong Cup Barrier Draw – Criterion in Wide

The Group 1 Hong Kong Cup (2000m) is one of four races running at Sha Tin Racecourse this Sunday, making up the Hong Kong International Race Day. Criterion’s chances at winning the HK$25 million race for Australia have been made that much harder after drawing awkwardly in barrier nine. The four-year-old was the last horse…

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. Fields for all four of the Hong Kong International Races have been announced with over…

Dan Excel Confirmed for 2014 Cox Plate Campaign

Dan Excel Confirmed for 2014 Cox Plate Campaign

Following the Moonee Valley Racing Club (MVRC) sending out its official 2014 Cox Plate international invitations, John Moore’s Hong Kong galloper Dan Excel has been confirmed as heading into quarantine before travelling down under for the spring. One of the 10 invitees from six different countries for this year’s $3 million Group 1 W.S. Cox…

Whyte Steers Akeed Mofeed To Victory In 2013 Hong Kong Cup

Whyte Steers Akeed Mofeed To Victory In 2013 Hong Kong Cup

Champion jockey Douglas Whyte produced a gem of a ride to steer Akeed Mofeed to victory in the Group 1 2013 Hong Kong Cup (2400m) on Saturday. Whyte positioned Akeed Mofeed on the fence in fifth place in the early stages of the race and the Dubawi entire tracked into the race nicely but was blocked…

A Number Of Winning Chances In 2013 Hong Kong Cup Final Field

A Number Of Winning Chances In 2013 Hong Kong Cup Final Field

The 2013 Hong Kong Cup (2000m) is arguably the most open race on the Hong Kong International Raceday program; with twelve talented gallopers included in the final field for the Group 1 event at Sha Tin on Sunday. Three-time Group 1 winner Military Attack ($3.80) is the favourite to take out the 2000 metre race despite…

Beaten Up To Remain In Sydney For 2013 Chelmsford Stakes

Beaten Up To Remain In Sydney For 2013 Chelmsford Stakes

Dual-acceptor Beaten Up will remain in Sydney to contest the Group 2 Chelmsford Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick and will not be joining stablemate Foreteller in the field for the Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington in Melbourne. Beaten Up began his 2013 Spring Racing Carnival campaign with an impressive performance in the Group…

Hong Kong Cup 2012 Field & Barriers – Alcopop’s Gun Gate Four

Hong Kong Cup 2012 Field & Barriers – Alcopop’s Gun Gate Four

Veteran Australian raider Alcopop will get every chance to salute in his maiden overseas’ assignment having drawn ideally in barrier four for Sunday’s 2012 Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin Racecourse. The Jake Stephens-trained Jeune eight-year-old, last seen finally scoring an elusive Group 1 win in the Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington on November 3, was…

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…

Alcopop Set to Sparkle in 2012 Hong Kong Cup Field

Alcopop Set to Sparkle in 2012 Hong Kong Cup Field

Victor Harbour horseman Jake Stephens is preparing to saddle up his first ever international competitor with Mackinnon Stakes champ Alcopop set to take on a field of star stayers in the Hong Kong Cup 2012 at Sha Tin Racecourse this Sunday, December 9. It is a long way from South Australia to Hong Kong and…