News About Hong Kong Racing

No Royal Ascot For Chairman’s Sprint Winner Chautauqua

No Royal Ascot For Chairman’s Sprint Winner Chautauqua

Connections of super sprinter Chautauqua have ruled out a Royal Ascot bid in England this season despite the champion grey’s win in Hong Kong’s 2016 Chairman’s Sprint Prize at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Hong Kong Chairman’s Sprint Prize winner Chautauqua heads back down under for the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Hawkes Racing-trained Encosta De Lago ...

Win or Go Home For Chairman’s Sprint Favourite Chautauqua

Win or Go Home For Chairman’s Sprint Favourite Chautauqua

The Team Hawkes-trained grey Chautauqua must salute for the punters and win the 2016 Chairman’s Sprint in Hong Kong on Sunday if he is to continue onto England’s Royal Ascot later in the year connections have confirmed.

Chautauqua will only head to England this season if he wins Sunday’s 2016 Chairman’s Sprint Prize in Hong Kong. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

2016 Champion’s Mile Field & Barriers: Bow Creek Draws 11

2016 Champion’s Mile Field & Barriers: Bow Creek Draws 11

The Australian representative in Sunday’s Champion’s Mile 2016 field at Sha Tin Racecourse in Hong Kong, the John O’Shea-trained Bow Creek has work to do after drawing wide in barrier 11 for the Group 1 clash.

The Godolphin-raced Australian raider Bow Creek has a wide barrier 11 draw for Sunday’s Champion’s Mile at Sha Tin in Hong Kong. Photo: ...

Ace Chairman’s Sprint 2016 Barrier Draw for Buffering

Ace Chairman’s Sprint 2016 Barrier Draw for Buffering

Brisbane-based horseman Robert Heathcote couldn’t be happier with the gun barrier three draw for his stable ace Buffering who lines-up against a crack field of international sprint stars in Sunday’s 2016 Chairman’s Sprint Prize in Hong Kong.

Buffering is drawn a treat in barrier three of 14 for the 2016 Chairman’s Sprint Prize at Sha Tin in Hong Kong this ...

Berry On Top of Chautauqua in Chairman’s Sprint Prize

Berry On Top of Chautauqua in Chairman’s Sprint Prize

Hawkes Racing have confirmed via Twitter that Tommy Berry will partner the stable’s star sprinter Chautauqua when he runs in Hong Kong’s Chairman’s Sprint Prize at Sha Tin Racecourse on May 1.

Chautauqua will be ridden by Tommy Berry in Sunday week’s Chairman’s Sprint Prize in Hong Kong. Photo: Steve Hart.

Berry has been aboard the champion Encosta De ...

2016 Moir Stakes over Ascot for Buffering

2016 Moir Stakes over Ascot for Buffering

A return to Melbourne for a fourth Moir Stakes win in five years is the more likely option for Al Quoz Sprint winner Buffering post his Hong Kong run in early May over a trip to Royal Ascot according to Robert Heathcote.

International Group 1 winner Buffering is set to head back to Melbourne for a shot at the ...

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.

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2014 Hong Kong Mile Barrier Draw

2014 Hong Kong Mile Barrier Draw

The Group 1 Hong Kong Mile (1600m) is one of four races running at Sha Tin Racecourse this Sunday, making up the Hong Kong International Race Day program.

Australian Group 1 winner Hana’s Goal will jump from barrier three in the Hong Kong Mile this Sunday. Photo by Steve Hart.

11 horses from across the globe will tackle the mile ...

Buffering Improves Ahead of 2014 Hong Kong Sprint

Buffering Improves Ahead of 2014 Hong Kong Sprint

On Tuesday it was revealed that Australia’s chance at winning the Group 1 Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) on December 14 was in doubt when Buffering missed a scheduled gallop due to a foot abscess.

Buffering has made a vast improvement overnight after suffering a foot abscess and looks fit enough to remain in the Hong Kong Sprint. Photo by Race ...

2014 Moonee Vase Runner-Up Atmosphere Sold to Hong Kong

2014 Moonee Vase Runner-Up Atmosphere Sold to Hong Kong

Just one day after it was revealed that promising three-year-old colt Looks Like The Cat had been sold to Hong Kong connections, putting an end to his Australian racing career, news has come out that fellow three-year-old Atmosphere has also been sold to Hong Kong.

Atmosphere (inside) is the latest rising talent to be sold to Hong Kong. Photo by ...