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2016 CF Orr Stakes Return for Hong Kong Bound Happy Trails

2016 CF Orr Stakes Return for Hong Kong Bound Happy Trails

Morphettville trainer Paul Beshara has confirmed a CF Orr Stakes 2016 return next month for his veteran galloper Happy Trails who could be Hong Kong bound later in the year.

Triple Group 1 winner Happy Trails (outside) could avoid the likely wet tracks in Sydney this autumn and head to Hong Kong for a Group 1 run in late April. ...

2015 Darley Classic & Hong Kong Targets for Srikandi

2015 Darley Classic & Hong Kong Targets for Srikandi

Flying Caulfield-based horseman Ciaron Maher is making early plans to set his dual Group 1 winning winter sensation Srikandi towards an international campaign at the end of the year in Hong Kong after a Darley Classic 2015 run in Melbourne this spring.

Star Ciaron Maher-trained mare Srikandi could be Hong Kong-bound after a 2015 Darley Classic run later this year. ...

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 ...

Aeronautical to Contest Starlight Stakes 2013

Aeronautical to Contest Starlight Stakes 2013

After being overlooked for an invite to Hong Kong’s International Race Day next month the Lionel Cohen-trained Aeronautical will instead race in the Listed 2013 Starlight Stakes in Sydney this Saturday.

Aeronatucial will run in the Starlight Stakes 2013 in Sydney this Saturday. Photo: Lionel Cohen.

Earlier this season Cohen was hoping his Encosta De Lago five-year-old Aeronautical could ...

2012 Hong Kong Vase Winner Red Cadeaux Melbourne Cup Bound Again

2012 Hong Kong Vase Winner Red Cadeaux Melbourne Cup Bound Again

Last year’s Melbourne Cup runner-up Red Cadeaux finally earned their own Group 1 winning stripes when they beat home a crack field of stayers in the 2012 Hong Kong Vase at Sha Tin Racecourse earning talks of another campaign down under targeting the Melbourne Cup 2013.

Red Cadeaux battles it out to win the 2012 Hong Kong Vase

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Purton Wins Hong Kong Mile 2012 with Ambitious Dragon

Purton Wins Hong Kong Mile 2012 with Ambitious Dragon

Expat Aussie hoop Zac Purton enjoyed one of the best days of his riding career at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday with an International Cup Day victory in the 2012 Hong Kong Mile with reigning Hong Kong Horse of the Year Ambitious Dragon.

Ambitious Dragon was ridden by Aussie expact Zac Purton for their 2012 Hong Kong Mile victory...

Alcopop Runs Brave Third in 2012 Hong Kong Cup Result

Alcopop Runs Brave Third in 2012 Hong Kong Cup Result

Jake Stephens’ gallant old Aussie galloper Alcopop has enjoyed another late career highlight catching the eye at Sha Tin on Sunday when finishing a brave third behind California Memory in a star-studded Hong Kong Cup 2012.

Alcopop could be headed to Dubai in March 2013

The Normanville-based Jeune eight-year-old, beaten favourite for the 2009 Melbourne Cup when sixth ...

Sea Siren Fails to Fire in Hong Kong Sprint 2012 Finish

Sea Siren Fails to Fire in Hong Kong Sprint 2012 Finish

Lord Kanaloa became the first Japanese horse to win the prestigious Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday, a race the hot Aussie-trained favourite Sea Siren ran a flat ninth in.

Sea Siren ran a lackluster ninth in the 2012 Hong Kong Sprint

One of the four majors on Hong Kong International Day the HK$15 million Group 1 ...

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.

Alcopop has drawn well in gate four for the 2012 Hong Kong Cup this weekend

The Jake Stephens-trained Jeune eight-year-old, last seen finally scoring an elusive Group ...

2012 Hong Kong Sprint Field & Barriers – Sea Siren Draws 7

2012 Hong Kong Sprint Field & Barriers – Sea Siren Draws 7

John O’Shea’s triple Group 1 winning mare Sea Siren fared ok in the Hong Kong Sprint 2012 barrier draw for Sunday’s lucrative showdown at Sha Tin Racecourse coming up with gate seven of 12.

Sea Siren has drawn well in barrier 7 of 12 for the Hong Kong Sprint 2012 this Sunday

One of two Aussie-trained gallopers over at ...