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Maurice Leads 2016 Hong Kong Cup Field & Betting

Maurice Leads 2016 Hong Kong Cup Field & Betting

Japanese superstar Maurice is clear favourite at bookmakers around the world to take out the Hong Kong Cup 2016 at Sha Tin Racecourse this Sunday on the Hong Kong International Race Day.

Zac Purton rides Jockey Club Cup winner Secret Weapon in Sunday’s Hong Kong Cup 2016 at Sha Tin. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The HK$25 million (AUD$4.3m) Longines Hong Kong...

Lucia Valentina Onto Cox Plate 2016

Lucia Valentina Onto Cox Plate 2016

Connections of Queen Elizabeth Stakes winner Lucia Valentina made the decision over the weekend to press on to a 2016 Cox Plate campaign over the breeding barn with the $4 million earning mare.

$4 million earner Lucia Valentina will return in the spring targeting the 2016 Cox Plate at Moonee Valley in October. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Newcastle trainer Kris ...

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.

Prepared in Melbourne by David Hayes ...

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: ...

Rhythm To Spare Works Well Ahead of 2015 Villiers Stakes

Rhythm To Spare Works Well Ahead of 2015 Villiers Stakes

Michael Moroney’s last start Kilmore Cup winner Rhythm To Spare put in a solid piece of work at home in Melbourne on Tuesday morning ahead of his Sydney raid this weekend in the Villiers Stakes 2015.

Kilmore Cup winner Rhythm To Spare has his first run at Randwick this Saturday in the 2015 Villiers Stakes. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

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 ...

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.

Lees ...

Oliver Has Magic Chance of 2015 Kingston Town Classic Win

Oliver Has Magic Chance of 2015 Kingston Town Classic Win

One of the country’s premier jockeys Damien Oliver is looking forward to his Perth ride on Saturday aboard the visiting race favourite Magic Artist in the Kingston Town Classic 2015.

2015 Kingston Town Classic favourite Magic Artist will have Damien Oliver aboard in Perth this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Oliver has been to Ascot Racecourse for six pervious ...

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.

OTI’s ...

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....